18 days in Europe Itinerary

18 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
2
Helsinki, Finland
— 3 nights
3
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
4
Oslo, Norway
— 4 nights

4
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Amager Strandpark and Illums Bolighus. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Dragor Havn and Politikens Boghal. Venture out of the city with trips to Mosehuset (in Borup), The Karen Blixen Museum (in Rungsted) and Emils Chokolade (in Soroe). There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Fredensborg Palace, hunt for treasures at Torvehallerne, explore the world behind art at Thorvaldsens Museum, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen vacation planner.

Toronto, Canada to Copenhagen is an approximately 11-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Copenhagen. Traveling from Toronto in May, expect Copenhagen to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

Mosehuset, Rodovre Centrum, The Karen Blixen Museum, M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark, Fredensborg Palace
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Amager Strandpark ©
Amager Strandpark
The Karen Blixen Museum ©
The Karen Blixen Museum
Fredensborg Palace ©
Fredensborg Palace

3
nights
Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki ©
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Katajanokka and Ullanlinna. Head to Pien Shop & Bar and OMA Puotifor some retail therapy. Venture out of the city with trips to Bellevue Beach (in Hanko) and Kotka (Linden Esplanade & Beach Mansikkalahti). There's much more to do: look for gifts at Artisaani, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, and shop like a local with Market Square Kauppatori.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Copenhagen to Helsinki in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Copenhagen to Helsinki, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Helsinki

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Kotka, Bellevue Beach
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Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach
Pien Shop & Bar ©
Pien Shop & Bar
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka

4
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.
Shop till you drop at Taby Centrum and Godsmagasinet. Step off the beaten path and head to Museum Gustavianum and The English Bookshop. Change things up with a short trip to Uppsala Domkyrka in Uppsala (about 1h 5 min away). There's still lots to do: look for gifts at HAPPYsthlm, browse the eclectic array of goods at Ostermalm Saluhall, admire the natural beauty at Rosendals Garden, and get engrossed in the history at Royal Armory.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Stockholm trip planning app.

You can fly from Helsinki to Stockholm in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from Helsinki to Stockholm, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in Stockholm are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Uppsala, Taby Centrum, Millesgarden
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Royal Armory ©
Royal Armory
Godsmagasinet ©
Godsmagasinet
The English Bookshop ©
The English Bookshop

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Foten Beach and Moellebyen Industrial Centre. You'll explore and learn at Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) and The Norwegian Museum of Science and Tehnology. When in Oslo, make a side trip to see Saltholmen in Rade Municipality, approximately Rade Municipality away. There's lots more to do: look for gifts at Outland Oslo, walk around Frogner Park, take a stroll through Street Art at Ingens gate, and buy something for everyone on your list at Aker Brygge.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Oslo online driving holiday planner.

Fly from Stockholm to Oslo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Oslo can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Foten Beach, Moellebyen Industrial Centre, Saltholmen
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Foten Beach ©
Foten Beach
Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) ©
Saltholmen
Saltholmen

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