21 days in Iceland, Norway & Sweden Itinerary

21 days in Iceland, Norway & Sweden Itinerary

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1
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 2 nights
2
Flateyri, Iceland
— 1 day
3
Blaskogabyggd, Iceland
— 1 night
4
Bergen, Norway
— 1 day
5
Oslo, Norway
— 4 nights
6
Stockholm, Sweden
— 5 nights
7
Grindavik, Iceland
— 2 nights
8
Gardur, Iceland
— 2 nights

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Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Gljufrasteinn - Laxness Museum has been added to your itinerary. Change things up with a short trip to Thingvellir National Park in Thingvellir (about 46 minutes away). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, steep yourself in history at Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition, see Off-Road Tours, and get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Iceland.

For ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Reykjavik road trip planning website.

Chicago, USA to Reykjavik is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Reykjavik is 6 hours. While traveling from Chicago, expect colder days and slightly colder nights in Reykjavik, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Flateyri.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Museums Tours Nature

Side Trip

Thingvellir National Park
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland

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Flateyri, Iceland

Flateyri
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Old Bookstore. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Isafjordur Maritime Museum, thenexamine the collection at The Old Bookstore, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Skruour Botanical gardens.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Flateyri online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Reykjavik to Flateyri takes 6 hours. June in Flateyri sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Blaskogabyggd.

Things to do in Flateyri

Museums Parks

Side Trips

Isafjordur Maritime Museum, Skruour Botanical gardens
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1
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Blaskogabyggd, Iceland

Blaskogabyggd ©
A conglomeration of several districts, Blaskogabyggd encompasses a handful of settlements totaling around 930 people in southwestern Iceland.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur, admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, and finally admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall.

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You can drive from Flateyri to Blaskogabyggd in 7 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Blaskogabyggd can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Blaskogabyggd

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Bruarfoss Waterfall, Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, Strokkur
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Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Bruarfoss Waterfall ©
Bruarfoss Waterfall

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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 27th (Sat), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken, take in the exciting artwork at DMG GALLERY, thentake a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, thentake in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally make a trip to Fish Market.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bergen online road trip planner.

You can fly from Blaskogabyggd to Bergen in 9 hours. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In June, daytime highs in Bergen are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Bergen

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Ulriken ©
Ulriken

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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.
Oslo is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Oslofjord, walk around Vigeland Park, and step into the grandiose world of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning).

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Oslo tour builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Oslo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Bergen in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Oslo, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Kon-Tiki Museum ©
Kon-Tiki Museum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum

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Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Stockholm is known for museums, historic sites, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Vasa Museum, admire the striking features of Drottningholm Palace, take an in-depth tour of Royal Palace, and wander the streets of Stockholm Old Town.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Stockholm route maker.

Fly from Oslo to Stockholm in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Grindavik.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Millesgarden, Drottningholm Palace
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Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Stockholm Old Town ©
Stockholm Old Town

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Grindavik, Iceland

Grindavik
A historical fishing town on the scenic south coast of the Southern Peninsula, Grindavik boasts one main attraction, the Blue Lagoon, a geothermal spa.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Blue Lagoon. Explore Grindavik's surroundings by going to Thorlakshofn (Thorlakshofn Swimming Pool & Horseback Riding Tours). Next up on the itinerary: witness a stunning natural landmark at Gunnuhver Hot Springs, explore the striking landscape at Brimketill, explore the ancient world of Selatangar, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Keilir.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Grindavik online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Grindavik takes 8.5 hours. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Stockholm in July, with highs in Grindavik at °F and lows at °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Gardur.

Things to do in Grindavik

Nature Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Reykjanes Peninsula, Thorlakshofn, Keilir, Svartsengi Geothermal Power Plant
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Krysuvik
Krysuvik
Blue Lagoon ©
Blue Lagoon
Gunnuhver Hot Springs ©
Gunnuhver Hot Springs

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Gardur, Iceland

Gardur ©
Folk Museum in Gardur & Lighthouses has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): brush up on your military savvy at Keflavik Maritime Center, thenmake a trip to The Giantess in the Mountain, thentake an in-depth tour of Viking World, and finally examine the collection at Rokksafn Islands - The Icelandic Museum of Rock 'n' Roll.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Gardur trip planner.

Gardur is just a stone's throw from Grindavik. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Gardur

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Keflavik, Rokksafn Islands - The Icelandic Museum of Rock 'n' Roll, Hvalsneskirkja
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Viking World ©
Viking World
Keflavik Maritime Center ©
Keflavik Maritime Center

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