28 days in Europe Itinerary

28 days in Europe Itinerary

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Fly to Keflavik International Airport, Drive to Geysir
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Geysir, Iceland
— 2 nights
Drive
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Vik, Iceland
— 1 day
Drive
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Reykjavik, Iceland
— 2 nights
Fly
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Bergen, Norway
— 1 night
Fly to Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport, Drive to Falkenberg
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Falkenberg, Sweden
— 1 night
Drive
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Gothenburg, Sweden
— 2 nights
Fly
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Rovaniemi, Finland
— 1 night
Drive
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Muonio, Finland
— 2 nights
Drive to Kittilä Airport, Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport
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Helsinki, Finland
— 1 night
Fly to Oslo Gardermoen Airport, Drive to Fornebu
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Fornebu, Norway
— 1 night
Drive
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Oslo, Norway
— 2 nights
Fly
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Tromso, Norway
— 2 nights
Fly
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Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
Fly

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Geysir, Iceland

— 2 nights
Geysir tourism revolves around a famed geyser, which goes from very calm to extremely volatile depending on the subterranean seismic activity at the time.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Bruarfoss Waterfall, take in the dramatic scenery at Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur, then take in the natural beauty of Strokkur, and finally admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Geysir trip planner.

Porto Alegre, Brazil to Geysir is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 3 hours. In January, Geysir is much colder than Porto Alegre - with highs of 3°C and lows of -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to drive to Vik.

Things to do in Geysir

Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Vik, Iceland

— 1 day
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
On the 9th (Wed), appreciate the history behind Voyages Friendship Statue, then stop by Vik Wool Vikurprjon, then enjoy the sand and surf at Black Sand Beach, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss.

To see maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Vik trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Geysir to Vik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Geysir in January, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Vik, with lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Reykjavik, Iceland

— 2 nights
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): explore and take pictures at Perlan, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager, and finally contemplate the long history of Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Reykjavik trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Vik to Reykjavik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Reykjavik when traveling from Vik in January, with lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Museums

Bergen, Norway

— 1 night

City of Seven Mountains

A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Bryggen, stop by Julehuset - Christmas Shop, get engrossed in the history at Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, then hunt for treasures at Fish Market, then look for gifts at Sostrene Grenes, and finally kick back and relax at Helleneset. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Rosenkrantz Tower - Bymuseet i Bergen, explore the historical opulence of Bergenhus Fortress, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken, and finally observe the fascinating underwater world at Akvariet i Bergen.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Bergen itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Reykjavik to Bergen takes 6 hours. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In January, daytime highs in Bergen are 4°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Falkenberg.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors

Falkenberg, Sweden

— 1 night
Falkenberg is a locality and the seat of Falkenberg Municipality, Halland County, Sweden, with 20,035 inhabitants in 2010 (out of a municipal total of 41,000). Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Grimsholmen Nature Reserve, enjoy the sand and surf at Tylosand Strand, and then contemplate the long history of Galgberget. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Hovs Hallar, take in the pleasant sights at Steningekusten, then pause for some photo ops at 91:an Karlsson, and finally browse the different shops at Gekås Ullared.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Falkenberg trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Bergen to Falkenberg with the Route module. In January in Falkenberg, expect temperatures between 1°C during the day and -2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Falkenberg

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Gothenburg, Sweden

— 2 nights

Little London

Situated on Sweden's western coastline, Gothenburg attracts visitors with cultural festivals, a lively music scene, and a blend of classical and modern architecture.
On the 16th (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Natureserve Mollungen, get to know the fascinating history of Haga, then head off the coast to Southern Goteborg Archipelago, and finally find something for the whole family at Liseberg amusement park. On the 17th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get curious at Universeum, take in the exciting artwork at Goteborgs Konsthall, walk around Slottsskogen, then take in nature's colorful creations at Gothenburg Botanical Garden, and finally stop by Fish Church.

For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Gothenburg trip website.

You can drive from Falkenberg to Gothenburg in 1.5 hours. January in Gothenburg sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Parks · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature

Side Trip

Rovaniemi, Finland

— 1 night

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, buy something for everyone on your list at Arctic Circle Mall, then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and finally examine the collection at Christmas House Santa.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Gothenburg to Rovaniemi takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Gothenburg in January, you will find days in Rovaniemi are slightly colder (-10°C), and nights are much colder (-17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Shopping

Muonio, Finland

— 2 nights
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): get all the equipment you need at Levi Ski Resort. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, then identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and then bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Muonio trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Muonio takes 3 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Rovaniemi in January since evenings lows in Muonio dip to -22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Muonio

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Helsinki, Finland

— 1 night

Daughter of the Baltic

Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then stroll through Hietaranta Beach, then admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Nuuksio National Park.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki day trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Muonio to Helsinki. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Muonio in January; daily highs in Helsinki reach -3°C and lows reach -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Fornebu.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trip

Fornebu, Norway

— 1 night
On the 24th (Thu), step off the mainland to explore Kalvoya Island and Kadettangen, explore the wide array of goods at Sandvika Storsenter, then get lost in a book at Asker Library, and finally admire the striking features of Statoil Building. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Semsvannet, then cool off at Drammen Water Park, and then admire the landmark architecture of Spiralen.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Fornebu trip maker website.

Explore your travel options from Helsinki to Fornebu with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Helsinki in January, plan for a bit warmer days in Fornebu, with highs around 7°C, while nights are about the same with lows around -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Oslo.

Things to do in Fornebu

Parks · Nature · Theme Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Oslo, Norway

— 2 nights

Tiger City

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): stroll through Huk, then admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, then examine the collection at Viking Ship Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of Kon-Tiki Museum. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Soerenga Public Pool, ski along the peaceful trails at Nordmarka, and then visit Grunerlokka.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Oslo planning tool.

Oslo is very close to Fornebu. In January, daily temperatures in Oslo can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Oslo

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Tromso, Norway

— 2 nights

Paris of the North

The cultural and economic hub of northern Norway, Tromso boasts a historical city center containing one of the highest concentrations of wooden houses in Europe.
On the 28th (Mon), get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Polaria, admire the landmark architecture of The Arctic Cathedral, examine the collection at The Polar Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady Catholic Church, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Bybowling - Tromso City Centre. On the 29th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get interesting insight from Tours.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Tromso travel route site.

Getting from Oslo to Tromso by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Oslo in January, plan for little chillier days in Tromso, with highs around -1°C, while nights are about the same with lows around -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Tromso

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Stockholm, Sweden

— 3 nights

Beauty by the Water

One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): ponder the world of politics at Stockholm City Hall, head off the coast to Langholmen, then glide through natural beauty at The Green Trails, and finally admire the masterpieces at Fotografiska Stockholm. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at ABBA The Museum, take an in-depth tour of Vasa Museum, then have fun and explore at Junibacken, and finally examine the collection at Skansen.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Stockholm attractions website.

Fly from Tromso to Stockholm in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 0°C, and evening lows to -5°C. On the 1st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Outdoors · Adventure · Wildlife

Iceland travel guide

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Waterfalls · Churches · Thermal Spas
Land of Fire and Ice
Experience the drama of this mountainous island in the North Atlantic, from glacial rivers to rushing waterfalls and geothermal hot spots. Iceland's cities, like its capital Reykjavik, are home to passionate natives who honor their Icelandic culture and history. Venture from the cities to experience the country's most powerful attraction: its breathtaking landscapes. Take a trip to one of the island's renowned national parks, see the effects of volcanic activity, and go for a dip in one of its many lakes. A haven for outdoor recreation, you can glacier hike, whitewater raft, and swim in natural pools.