38 days in Reykjavik & Scandinavia Itinerary

38 days in Reykjavik & Scandinavia Itinerary

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1
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 4 nights
2
Narvik Municipality, Norway
— 1 night
3
Bodo, Norway
— 1 night
4
Trondheim, Norway
— 1 night
5
Oslo, Norway
— 4 nights
6
Flam, Norway
— 5 nights
7
Bergen, Norway
— Few hours
8
Stavanger, Norway
— 3 nights
9
Odense, Denmark
— 4 nights
10
Vejle, Denmark
— 2 nights
11
Aarhus, Denmark
— 2 nights
12
Hoor, Sweden
— 3 nights
13
Stockholm, Sweden
— 7 nights

4
nights
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Step out of the city life by going to Hraunfossar and Thingvellir National Park. You'll explore and learn at Borgarnes Museum and National Museum of Iceland. Change things up with these side-trips from Reykjavik: Strokkur (in Geysir), Askja (in Reykjahlid) and Glanni Waterfall (in Bifrost). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, stop by foa, and pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager.

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Calgary, Canada to Reykjavik is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 7 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Calgary in July: highs in Reykjavik hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Narvik Municipality.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Thingvellir National Park, Strokkur, Borgarnes Museum, Askja, Glanni Waterfall
Highlights from your plan
Hraunfossar ©
Hraunfossar
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park

1
night
Narvik Municipality, Norway

Narvik Municipality
Although it represents one of northern Norway's most populous administrative regions, Narvik Municipality tourism remains relatively undeveloped compared to some of its coastal neighbors.
To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Narvik Municipality trip builder website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Reykjavik to Narvik Municipality. Traveling from Reykjavik to Narvik Municipality, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Reykjavik in July, things will get a bit warmer in Narvik Municipality: highs are around °C and lows about °C. On the 6th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bodo.

Things to do in Narvik Municipality

Museums

1
night
Bodo, Norway

Bodo ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bodin Church and then stroll through Mjelle.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Bodo trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Narvik Municipality to Bodo in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bodo can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Trondheim.

Things to do in Bodo

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mjelle ©
Mjelle
Bodin Church ©
Bodin Church

1
night
Trondheim, Norway

Trondheim ©
The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ilen Kirke, thenexamine the collection at Ringve Museum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nidaros Cathedral.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Trondheim trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Bodo to Trondheim takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Trondheim can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Trondheim

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Nidaros Cathedral ©
Nidaros Cathedral
Ilen Kirke ©
Ilen Kirke
Ringve Museum ©
Ringve Museum

4
nights
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Norsk Folkemuseum and Viking Ship Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning) and National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Kon-Tiki Museum, admire the masterpieces at Munch Museum, look for gifts at SebastienBruno Frogner, and see the interesting displays at Fram Museum.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Oslo trip maker website.

You can fly from Trondheim to Oslo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Trondheim, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Oslo, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Flam.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Kon-Tiki Museum ©
Kon-Tiki Museum
National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet ©
Norsk Folkemuseum ©
Norsk Folkemuseum

5
nights
Flam, Norway

Flam ©
Nestled in a kingdom of mountains and fjords, the scenic village of Flam serves as a good base for exploring some of the most beautiful sights of Norwegian nature.
Step off the beaten path and head to Stegastein Lookout and Rallarvegen. Take a break from the city and head to Kayaking & Canoeing and Brekkefossen. Change things up with a short trip to Kaupanger Stave Church in Kaupanger (about 1h 25 min away). Next up on the itinerary: take an exotic tour of FjordSafari and hike along Flam Hiking AS.

To find reviews and tourist information, you can read our Flam trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Oslo to Flam in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Oslo in July: highs in Flam hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Bergen.

Things to do in Flam

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Kayaking & Canoeing, Kaupanger Stave Church, Rallarvegen, Stegastein Lookout
Highlights from your plan
Stegastein Lookout ©
Stegastein Lookout
FjordSafari ©
FjordSafari
Kayaking & Canoeing

few
hours
Bergen, Norway

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
On the 17th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Theta Museum, take in the waterfront at Fish Market, thentake an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Bryggen.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bergen visit planning site.

You can drive from Flam to Bergen in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Bergen sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Stavanger.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene ©
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Theta Museum ©
Theta Museum

3
nights
Stavanger, Norway

Stavanger ©
The coastal city of Stavanger ranks among Norway's top culinary destinations, its fine restaurants and food fairs an increasingly popular attraction with impassioned foodies from around the globe.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gand Kirke and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Borestranden Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Old Stavanger and then stroll through Sola Strand.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Stavanger trip itinerary website.

You can fly from Bergen to Stavanger in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Stavanger can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Odense.

Things to do in Stavanger

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Borestranden Beach, Gand Kirke
Highlights from your plan
Old Stavanger ©
Old Stavanger
Borestranden Beach ©
Borestranden Beach
Sola Strand ©
Sola Strand

4
nights
Odense, Denmark

Odense ©
The capital of the island of Funen, Odense represents the birthplace of Hans Christian Andersen, who penned such classics as "The Little Mermaid" and "The Ugly Duckling." Denmark's third-largest city proudly displays its link to the famous writer with museums, sculptures, and public art installations dedicated to Andersen and his stories.
Take a break from the city and head to Gorilla Park Svendborg and Svanninge Bjerge. Discover out-of-the-way places like Egeskov Castle and Nyborg Slot. Change things up with these side-trips from Odense: Thuroe Minigolf (in Svendborg), Broholm Castle (in Gudme) and Faaborg (Faaborg Museum & The Town Jail Museum). There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Funen Village, make a trip to Fyns Hoved, and pause for some serene contemplation at Skeby Church.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Odense travel planner.

Explore your travel options from Stavanger to Odense with the Route module. In July, daytime highs in Odense are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Vejle.

Things to do in Odense

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Svendborg, Faaborg, Kerteminde, Nyborg Slot, Skeby Church
Highlights from your plan
Egeskov Castle ©
Egeskov Castle
Broholm Castle ©
Broholm Castle
Faaborg Museum ©
Faaborg Museum

2
nights
Vejle, Denmark

Vejle ©
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Vejers Strand and Blaavand Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Blaavandshuk Fyr and West Coast Minigolf. Pack the 25th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at LEGOLAND Billund.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Vejle online trip planner.

You can drive from Odense to Vejle in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Aarhus.

Things to do in Vejle

Theme Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Blaavand, Vejers Strand, LEGOLAND Billund
Highlights from your plan
Vejers Strand ©
Vejers Strand
Blaavand Beach ©
Blaavand Beach
LEGOLAND Billund ©
LEGOLAND Billund

2
nights
Aarhus, Denmark

Aarhus ©
Located on the sea, Aarhus blends a world city with a small-town feel. Home to a young population, the city has a reputation for producing internationally known pop and rock musicians.
On the 27th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Porskaer Stenhus, thenlook and learn at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum, and then examine the collection at Den Gamle By.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Aarhus trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Vejle to Aarhus takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hoor.

Things to do in Aarhus

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Porskaer Stenhus
Highlights from your plan
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum
Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By

3
nights
Hoor, Sweden

Hoor ©
Höör is a locality and the seat of Höör Municipality, Skåne County, Sweden with 7,865 inhabitants in 2010.The town's original spelling was Hör. Take a break from the city and head to Stenshuvud National Park and Hovs Hallar. Step off the beaten path and head to Hallands Vadero and Christinehofs Ekopark. Take a break from Hoor with a short trip to Kreativum Science Center in Karlshamn, about 1h 30 min away.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Hoor day trip website.

You can drive from Aarhus to Hoor in 4.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Hoor can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Hoor

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Hovs Hallar, Kreativum Science Center, Hallands Vadero, Christinehofs Ekopark, Stenshuvud National Park
Highlights from your plan
Stenshuvud National Park ©
Stenshuvud National Park
Hovs Hallar ©
Hovs Hallar
Kreativum Science Center ©
Kreativum Science Center

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nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Step out of the city life by going to Stockholm Canals and Sodermalm. Do some cultural sightseeing at Vasa Museum and Drottningholm Palace. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace, get to know the fascinating history of Monteliusvagen, examine the collection at Skansen, and admire the masterpieces at Moderna Museet - Stockholm.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Stockholm trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Hoor to Stockholm with the Route module. July in Stockholm sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Millesgarden, Drottningholm Palace
Highlights from your plan
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Drottningholm Palace ©
Drottningholm Palace

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