10-Day Road Trip in Norway and Sweden from Oslo to Gothenburg, Norrköping, Stockholm, and Karlstad

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Embark on an unforgettable 10-day multi-country road trip across Norway and Sweden! If traveling through picturesque landscapes and immersing yourself in the captivating cultures of destinations like Oslo, Drammen, Gothenburg, Norrköping, and Bergshamra sounds like your idea of a great vacation, this iconic European tour is for you.

This enchanting 10-day multi-country tour allows you to journey through 2 extraordinary countries in Europe.

In the first leg of your journey, you'll find yourself in the heart of Norway, a land filled with treasures waiting to be discovered. Explore charming locales such as Oslo and Drammen, where picturesque vistas and cultural gems await your exploration.

As you move on to the second country, Sweden, prepare to be mesmerized by its diverse and vibrant landscapes. Immerse yourself in the allure of Gothenburg, Norrköping, Bergshamra, Södertälje, Solna, Stockholm, and Karlstad, where every street tells a story, and every corner reveals a new adventure.

With this ultimate European tour package, you'll experience the essence of 2 incredible countries, each offering a tapestry of experiences that will leave you with lasting memories.

In more detail, this carefully crafted travel itinerary invites you to stay 3 nights in Norway and 6 nights in Sweden. During these 10 days, you will be able to fully embrace the extraordinary beauty and immersive wonders of top destinations such as Oslo, Drammen, Gothenburg, Norrköping, and Bergshamra.

Throughout your tour around Europe, you’ll stay at some of the best accommodations along your route. Our recommendations always include options with varying levels of comfort, ranging from 3 to 5-star hotels that cater to various preferences and budgets.

You can review and select your preferred accommodation for each destination of your road trip around Norway and Sweden in the booking widget to the right of your screen. Or, scroll down to the travel itinerary for each day of your trip.

Upon your arrival in Norway, you’ll be greeted by the captivating city of Oslo. Here, you're going to collect your chosen rental car and begin your 10-day adventure. While in Oslo, you’ll have the chance to visit some of the best attractions in the city, including Oslo Opera House and the fascinating Frognerparken. This is only the start of all the wonders you'll be able to experience throughout your tour around Europe.

Your multi-country road trip brings you close to some of Europe’s most iconic attractions and landmarks, such as Gothenburg’s Gothenburg Botanical Garden. From must-see attractions to breathtaking viewpoints, this meticulously crafted itinerary promises you a glimpse into the unique features of this region in Europe.

Your ultimate multi-country road trip across Norway and Sweden will not be complete without indulging in some retail therapy!

Shop at the popular shopping centers in Oslo, Drammen, Gothenburg, Norrköping, and Bergshamra and embark on a quest for rare souvenirs to give your friends and family back home. Shopping abroad is a fun experience that allows you to discover exclusive items that may not be available in your home country. Beyond the thrill of buying unique goods, it’s also an amazing opportunity to immerse yourself in local customs and interact with friendly locals at every stop.

By booking this holiday package, you can save yourself from the tedious task of researching and planning your road trip in Europe. We'll handle all the travel arrangements for your 10-day self-drive adventure in Norway and Sweden. With our expertise, you can enjoy a hassle-free experience and focus on immersing yourself in incredible destinations without the stress of organizing every detail.

Make the most of this multi-country holiday package by adapting it to your needs. Effortlessly include top-tier car rental services and drive through the continent’s enchanting landscapes with confidence. The included insurance coverage ensures a seamless and stress-free journey. Choose from a range of lavish or wallet-friendly lodgings to wake up well-rested on each day of your trip. Add flight tickets for a smooth arrival and departure. Lastly, upgrade your road trip experience with the best tours and activities along your route to have something fun to look forward to at each destination.

This holiday deal also comes with 24/7 travel support and a step-by-step guide accessible via our mobile app to assist you throughout your journey.

Discover breathtaking landscapes, diverse cultures, and iconic landmarks in multiple European countries in one epic road trip! Travel across borders and experience the freedom of the open road as you create lifelong memories in Norway and Sweden.

Choose your travel dates today and start planning your unforgettable multi-country road trip with Guide to Europe!

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Hotel, 9 nights
Rental car, 10 days
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Destinations

Värmland County - region in SwedenKarlstad / 1 night
photo of sunset over Drammen, a town in the Buskerud province of Norway.Drammen
Stockholm old town (Gamla Stan) cityscape from City Hall top, Sweden.Stockholm / 3 nights
Oslo / 3 nights
Canal in the historic centre of Gothenburg, Sweden.Gothenburg / 1 night
Photo of Motala stream in Norrkoping during fall, that is a historic industrial town in Sweden.Norrköping / 1 night

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Photo of Vasa Museum, the most visited museum in Scandinavia, on the island of Djurgarden in Stockholm, Sweden.Vasa Museum
Photo of the Royal Palace is located in Gamla Stan in Stockholm, Sweden.Stockholm Palace
Photo of a mansion in the Skansen open air museum in Stockholm.Open-air museum Skansen
Photo of the famous meeting place Kungstradgarden in Stockholm with cherry trees in blossom.Kungsträdgården
Photo of night view of Opera house in Oslo, Norway.Oslo Opera House
Photo of sculptures in Frogner Park in Oslo ,Norway.Frogner Park
The Vigeland Park, Ullern, Oslo, NorwayThe Vigeland Park
FotografiskaFotografiska
Photo of Akershus Fortress building in the city center of Oslo, Norway.Akershus Fortress
Photo of Slottsskogen scenic park and lake in Gothenburg ,Sweden.Slottsskogen
ABBA The MuseumABBA: The Museum
Photo of Viking Ship Museum is located at Bygdoy island in Oslo, Norway. Viking Ship Museum
Photo of Royal palace in Oslo, Norway.Royal Palace, Oslo
Photo of ski jump at the top of Holmenkollen overlooking Oslo, Norway.Holmenkollbakken
Photo of the Fram Museum in Oslo, Norway.Fram Museum
Horticultural Society, Heden, Centrum, Göteborgs Stad, Västra Götaland County, SwedenHorticultural Society
Photo of beautiful glass greenhouse in Gothenburg Botanical Garden, Sweden.Gothenburg Botanical Garden
Photo of Reconstructed wooden Gol Stave Church (Gol Stavkyrkje) in Norwegian Museum of Cultural History at Bygdoy peninsula in Oslo, Norway.Norwegian Museum of Cultural History
Nordic museum building in Stockholm in a sunny day, SwedenNordic Museum
Museum of Natural History, Norra Djurgården, Östermalms stadsdelsområde, Stockholms kommun, Stockholm County, SwedenMuseum of Natural History
Photo of walkway at beautiful botanical garden at Oslo Norway.Botanical Garden in Oslo
The Copper tents in Haga built 1787-90 Gustav III the king of Sweden, panoramaHaga park
view on National Museum of Fine Arts, Stockholm, SwedenNationalmuseum
photo of Swedish History Museum in Stockholm, Sweden.Swedish History Museum
photo of statue of Carl von Linné in Humlegården in Stockholm, Sweden.Humlegården
Swedish royal opera and Saint Jacob church in Stockholm, SwedenRoyal Swedish Opera
photo of Gothenburg Natural History Museum in Sweden.Gothenburg Natural History Museum
photo of Tom Tits Experiment in Södertälje ,Sweden.Tom Tits Experiment
FjärilshusetFjärilshuset
park bench on drammen spiral with drammen and mountains in the backgroundDrammen Spiral
Mulle Mecks Lekpark, Solna kommun, Stockholm County, SwedenMulle Mecks Lekpark
Drammen park og Tuftepark
Cactus plant, Nordantill, Norrköpings kommun, Östergötland County, SwedenCactus plant
Plac Bragernes Torg

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Day 1 – Oslo - arrival day

Day 1

Day 1 – Oslo - arrival day

  • Oslo - Arrival day
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  • Akershus Fortress
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Your unforgettable multi-country road trip in Norway and Sweden begins the moment you arrive in the awe-inspiring city of Oslo in Norway. You’ll check in at a top-rated hotel and stay in Oslo for 2 nights.

Catch an early flight to Norway to enjoy as much time as possible exploring Oslo before it’s time to hit the road and drive to your next destination. Discover the city’s rich history, breathtaking sights, and lively atmosphere with visits to the most popular attractions.

Explore multiple popular travel destinations in Oslo today. Begin your sightseeing with a visit to the outstanding Akershus Fortress. This attraction boasts an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 14,463 visitors.

As afternoon approaches, head to your chosen hotel in Oslo. Check-in typically starts around 2 to 4 PM at hotels in Norway. We recommend staying at a hotel in a central location for easy access to the best attractions, restaurants, and bars in the city.

In the evening, prepare to be amazed by Oslo’s regional flavors and culminate your day with a toast. We’ve curated a guide to the city’s culinary and nightlife hotspots to enhance your experience during your multi-country vacation in Norway and Sweden.

Reserve your spot at Maaemo, a popular local restaurant in Oslo. This culinary hotspot and its flavorful dishes have left a lasting impression on guests. Its dedication to culinary mastery is reflected by its 4.7 out of 5-star rating from 534 satisfied guests.

Make it a priority to experience Den Glade Gris during your stay in Oslo. This popular local restaurant offers an unparalleled menu, with a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars, by 2,482 discerning guests.

Explore the culinary wonders of Crow Bar & Brewery, a popular local gem in Oslo. Its enticing menu promises a journey through flavors that will leave a lasting impression. Renowned for its impeccable service, it boasts a 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 2,682 satisfied guests.

If you’re in the mood for a drink, visit Mamma Pizza, one of the top bars in the city. An excellent place to unwind and enjoy a refreshing evening drink, Mamma Pizza has earned an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 3,249 customers.

Alternatively, you could enjoy a toast with locals and other travelers at Café Sara, a crowd-favorite. Around 3,384 customers have rated their experience at Café Sara an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars.

HIMKOK Storgata Destilleri belongs to the list of the best bars in Oslo, and its ratings and reviews are proof of this claim. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,310 bar-goers.

Your multi-country road trip in Norway and Sweden has only just begun. Brace yourself for more exciting days to come as you cross country borders in the comfort of your rental car and discover the most unique attractions, activities, and foods of each destination.

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Day 2 – Oslo

Day 2

Day 2 – Oslo

  • Oslo
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Drive 28 km, 1 hour 25 min

  • Holmenkollbakken
  • Viking Ship Museum
  • Norwegian Museum of Cultural History
  • Fram Museum
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Wake up and see what day 2 of your great European road trip in Norway and Sweden has in store for you! You will be staying in Oslo for 1 night before continuing your journey to the next destination.

Holmenkollbakken is a travelers’ favorite in Oslo, and today you’ll have the opportunity to discover it too! This one-of-a-kind attraction is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 11,312 visitors.

In Oslo, don’t miss Viking Ship Museum, a great cultural property and place to see in the city. This outstanding attraction has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 12,406 reviews. Going here means you’ll be in the great company of 538,037 other travelers who visit this attraction every year.

Check other top attractions in Oslo off your list when you visit the wonderful The Norwegian Museum of Cultural History. This popular sight is an outstanding museum, rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 8,889 travelers.

Beyond the above-mentioned top sights, take the opportunity to visit the outstanding Fram Museum. This museum and place of interest has a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 9,618 reviews.

Tours often allow you to see beyond what books and social media feature about Oslo, its culture, and people.

So be sure to reserve your slot early so you won’t miss the chance to join this highly recommended activity in Oslo.

After a day of exploration and awe-inspiring sights, it’s time to replenish your strength. Make the most of this stop on your multi-country road trip across Norway and Sweden by rewarding yourself with a taste of Oslo’s local cuisine. After dinner, head out to a bar to relax or mingle with the locals and raise a toast to your exciting road trip adventure.

For a memorable dining experience, be sure to visit Frognerseteren. Known for its excellent cuisine and commitment to quality dishes, this restaurant in Oslo has received a 4.4 out of 5-star rating from around 2,517 happy diners.

When seeking local-favorite dining spots, Grefsenkollen restaurant should be on your list. Situated in the heart of Oslo, it has become a beloved food venue for its delicious menu. It boasts a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,819 satisfied diners, a testament to its favored status.

Ready for a culinary adventure? Book a table at Døgnvill Burger Vulkan. This highly regarded restaurant in Oslo has earned a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars, thanks to its flavorful dishes and positive reviews from 1,641 satisfied guests.

Order some of the best-tasting cocktails and celebrate the night away at Crow Bar & Brewery. This famous bar in Oslo has a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 2,682 customers.

You can also check out an equally popular bar in the area, Dinner Restaurant. This amazing place never disappoints with its variety of drinks and fantastic ambiance. Dinner Restaurant has received an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 2,393 customers.

If you want to visit another bar, we recommend The Dubliner Folk Pub. This bar offers guests many choices of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to pair with a great night, helping it earn an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 2,530 customers.

Spend the evening looking over your itinerary for tomorrow and reminisce about what you’ve seen and done so far on your European road trip adventure. New experiences await!

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Day 3 – Oslo and Gothenburg

Day 3

Day 3 – Oslo and Gothenburg

  • Oslo
  • Gothenburg
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Drive 307 km, 4 hours

  • Oslo Opera House
  • The Vigeland Park
  • Frogner Park
  • Botanical Garden in Oslo
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On day 3 of your exciting European self-drive vacation in Norway and Sweden, you’ll soak in the magnificence of 2 destinations, Oslo in Norway and Gothenburg in Sweden. When you’re not exploring the city and its surrounding areas, take time to relax at your selected hotel in Gothenburg, where you’ll be staying for 1 night.

Something that makes Oslo the perfect holiday destination is that the city offers easy access to many popular places of interest, like the outstanding opera house, Oslo Opera House. This local gem has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 22,690 visitors.

The famous The Vigeland Park is another remarkable sightseeing hotspot in the area. As one of Oslo's most remarkable sights, there's no wonder why around 17,319 travelers have rated this incredible museum and travel destination an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in reviews.

Oslo is also home to the extraordinary Frognerparken, which boasts a 4.7 out of 5 star rating in 18,403 traveler reviews.

Another place you’ll want to visit is the captivating Botanical Garden in Oslo. With an impressive average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from a total of 7,472 reviews, a visit to this wonderful botanical garden and tourist destination is truly a great idea.

Get comfortable in your rental car and blast some good music as you continue your road trip in Europe, and drive to your next destination, Gothenburg, Sweden. This car ride takes around 3 hours 15 min.

When you start to long for the next destination, jump into the car and continue your journey. When you reach Oslo, that’s your cue to take a breather from the road. Check out some of the top attractions in the city.

Something that makes Oslo the perfect holiday destination is that the city offers easy access to many popular places of interest, like the outstanding opera house, Oslo Opera House. This local gem has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 22,690 visitors.

The famous The Vigeland Park is another remarkable sightseeing hotspot in the area. As one of Oslo's most remarkable sights, there's no wonder why around 17,319 travelers have rated this incredible museum and travel destination an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in reviews.

Oslo is also home to the extraordinary Frognerparken, which boasts a 4.7 out of 5 star rating in 18,403 traveler reviews.

Another place you’ll want to visit is the captivating Botanical Garden in Oslo. With an impressive average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from a total of 7,472 reviews, a visit to this wonderful botanical garden and tourist destination is truly a great idea.

Get a more in-depth understanding of Oslo by checking out the amazing selection of tours and excursions you can add to your itinerary. Explore more of the city’s wonders, create memorable experiences, and join laid-back to challenging activities. You’ll be happy to learn that there are plenty of top-rated tours and activities in Oslo.

Relax your senses after a day of exhilarating activities and fun exploration. Retreat to one of the best accommodations in Gothenburg.

As the sun dips under the horizon, freshen up and head out to discover the best dining spots in Gothenburg. Check out our recommendations on where to wine and dine while seeing this marvelous destination in Sweden in a new light. After dinner, head out to a bar to relax, mingle with the locals, and raise a toast to your unforgettable road trip vacation in Europe.

Indulge in an exquisite dining experience at SK Mat & Människor. Renowned for its prestigious 1 Michelin-star rating and an array of mouthwatering dishes, SK Mat & Människor consistently impresses foreign and local diners, garnering praise for its exceptional modern cuisine.

Spend the night with your favorite cocktail in hand at Heaven 23. This bar is among the most recommended in the city, with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 2,840 customers.

Embrace relaxation as you toast to a fantastic night at Ölrepubliken. This popular bar in Gothenburg is a local favorite with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 2,529 customers.

If you want to check out another bar in the area, you’ll love Steampunk Bar. This bar is known for its many choices of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Steampunk Bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,520 reviews.

Spend the evening looking over your itinerary for tomorrow and reminisce about what you’ve seen and done so far on your European road trip adventure. New experiences await!

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Day 4 – Gothenburg and Norrköping

Day 4

Day 4 – Gothenburg and Norrköping

  • Gothenburg
  • Norrköping
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Drive 320 km, 4 hours 11 min

  • Horticultural Society
  • Gothenburg Natural History Museum
  • Slottsskogen
  • Gothenburg Botanical Garden
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Dive into day 4 of your remarkable multi-country road trip across Norway and Sweden. Today you will jump into the car and make your way to Gothenburg in Sweden, where you will have the opportunity to experience all the top things to see and do. At the end of the day, you’ll unwind at one of the finest accommodations in Norrköping. You’ll stay here for 1 night.

Explore multiple popular travel destinations in Gothenburg today. Begin your sightseeing with a visit to the outstanding The Garden Society. This attraction boasts an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 9,526 visitors.

Next, discover the charms of the popular Gothenburg Natural History Museum. This incredible attraction and natural history museum holds an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars, thanks to 4,350 visitors.

According to travelers in Gothenburg, the extraordinary Slottsskogen is a must-see attraction. This crowd-favorite destination and urban park is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 13,608 visitors.

As the day moves along, don’t miss out the incredible botanical garden, Gothenburg Botanical Garden. Up to 8,825 visitors have rated it an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

As you’ve unraveled the marvels of Gothenburg, it’s time to gear up for the next part of your European road trip adventure. Under favorable conditions, your drive to Norrköping may take around 3 hours 31 min.

When you're ready to continue your journey, get into the car. As you arrive in Gothenburg, slow down and say goodbye to the road for a while. Gothenburg welcomes you with a multitude of unique vacation experiences. Stretch your arms and legs and head out into the city.

A favorite among locals and travelers alike in Gothenburg is the fantastic The Garden Society. As an appreciated park and local gem in the area, The Garden Society has earned an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 9,526 reviews.

Next up on your agenda, you will find the extraordinary Gothenburg Natural History Museum. This attraction is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,350 visitors, so don't miss the opportunity to experience it for yourself!

Join countless others in discovering the allure of Slottsskogen, a standout urban park and attraction that's captivated the hearts of many. It has a stellar rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 13,608 reviewers.

Experience the magic that has drawn so many to the doorstep of the outstanding Gothenburg Botanical Garden. This botanical garden is a highly recommended attraction in the city boasting an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 8,825 visitor reviews.

To make your fun escapade in Gothenburg, Norway even more exciting, we recommend you check out all the tours and activities you can add to your itinerary. Joining tours is an incredible way to visit wonderful places and meet new friends.

After a long day of driving and exploring, you’ll check in at a top-recommended hotel in Norrköping of your choice.

If you're eager to sample culinary delights during your multi-country road trip in Norway and Sweden, you'll be excited to head out for dinner and get a taste of the local cuisine in Norrköping. After dinner, head out to a bar to reminisce about your day and raise a toast to this stop on your road trip.

Reserve a table at Rosegarden, a renowned restaurant in Norrköping. This culinary gem and its delectable cuisine have captured the hearts of food enthusiasts. Its reputation is reflected in its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 1,107 guests.

Ensure you experience culinary excellence at The Black Lion Inn while in Norrköping. This dining establishment presents an exquisite menu that has received a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars, acclaimed by 885 discerning diners.

Many previous guests have raved about this restaurant.

Experience a taste of Norrköping at Enoteket Lunch Restaurang & Bar Norrköping, a popular local restaurant. With a menu designed to impress, it promises a journey of flavors that will leave you captivated. Its reputation is reflected in its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 717 customers.

After your meal, continue your getaway at one of the hottest bars in the city, Pappa Grappa. This bar has an impressive average rating of 4 out of 5 stars by 1,375 customers.

Alternatively, you can grab a few shots of your favorite drink and have an amazing night at the famous Butlers Bistro & Winebar. This incredible bar has a vibrant atmosphere and plays great music, worthy of its average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 493 customers.

Världens Bar cannot be missed with its wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Around 380 bar lovers have given this place a seal of approval with their 4.2 out of 5 stars average rating.

Savor the moment and raise a toast to yet another amazing day of your vacation in Norway and Sweden! Enjoy your evening in Norrköping to the fullest by mingling with the locals at a bar, taking a stroll around the city center, or simply just relaxing.

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Day 5 – Norrköping, Bergshamra, Södertälje, Solna, and Stockholm

Day 5

Day 5 – Norrköping, Bergshamra, Södertälje, Solna, and Stockholm

  • Norrköping
  • Stockholm
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Drive 183 km, 2 hours 37 min

  • Cactus plant
  • Tom Tits Experiment
  • Fjärilshuset
  • Haga park
  • Mulle Mecks Lekpark
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Experience an unparalleled adventure on day 5 of your multi-country journey across Norway and Sweden. This exciting part of your road trip invites you to discover the renowned landmarks in 5 vibrant destinations - Norrköping in Sweden. After a day filled with exploration and new experiences, you will retreat for a restful slumber at one of the best hotels in Stockholm. You will spend 3 nights here for some well-deserved relaxation.

One of today’s main highlights is the unforgettable Cactus plant. This outstanding point of interest and travel destination inspires so many travelers each year. Garnering an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5 from 654 travelers, a visit to the remarkable Cactus plant is worth pages in your travel diary.

Fasten your seatbelt and journey to your next stop. Turn on the radio and notice the scenic views transition from Norrköping to the enchanting landscapes of Stockholm. Keep in mind that your travel time may take around 1 hour 46 min without traffic disruptions.

It's time to hit the road and set sight on Norrköping. When you arrive, take a break from the road to indulge in some sightseeing. In this one-of-a-kind town, you’ll find some of the region's most notable sights.

Complement your beautiful day with a visit to a top-rated sightseeing destination and attraction in Norrköping — Cactus plant. About 654 visitors have rated this attraction an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

When you're ready for a new adventure, get into the car and drive to your next destination. Upon reaching Bergshamra, unwind, observe, and explore. The best things to do, see, and eat are waiting for you.

One of today’s main highlights is the unforgettable Fjärilshuset. This outstanding museum and travel destination inspires so many travelers each year. Garnering an average rating of 4 stars out of 5 from 3,849 travelers, a visit to the remarkable Fjärilshuset is worth pages in your travel diary.

The fascinating Haga park is another of the town's top attractions that will stir your curiosity. This english garden and tourist destination boasts an average review score of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 6,454 travelers.

When you start to long for the next destination, jump into the car and continue your journey. When you reach Södertälje, that’s your cue to take a breather from the road. Check out some of the top attractions in the town.

A tour of Södertälje is not complete without a visit to the famous Tom Tits Experiment. This incredible museum and attraction has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 4,302 travelers.

To make your day special, check out all the available tours and tickets in the town!

Norrköping has something for every interest and travel budget.

After a long day of discovery, it's time to settle in at a top-rated hotel in Stockholm. Indulge in well-deserved rest and rejuvenation, preparing for the continued adventure that lies ahead.

As the day slows down and turns into evening, we encourage you to indulge your taste buds at one of the top-rated restaurants in Stockholm. After a delicious dinner, experience the local nightlife or unwind at one of the city’s most popular bars.

Discover the essence of culinary excellence at Frantzén, a Bib Gourmand local dining experience. Renowned for its prestigious 3 Michelin-star rating and impressive menu, Frantzén consistently impresses both foreign and local diners, garnering praise for its exceptional modern cuisine.

Also highly recommended is Aloë, one of the best 2-star Michelin establishments in Stockholm. Take your pick from the creative menu, which has consistently earned Aloë high ratings and praise from satisfied guests. This top-rated Bib Gourmand restaurant promises a culinary experience you will remember.

Experience the best local flavors while in Stockholm and reserve a table at the 2-star Michelin restaurant, AIRA. Its delectable modern and swedish offerings have contributed to impressive reviews from numerous patrons who’ve already savored its meals. Food enthusiasts visiting the area will be particularly excited to experience this Bib Gourmand restaurant.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Stockholm. At Akkurat - Restaurang Södermalm, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,690 customers.

Alternatively, unwind and relive your best memories of this day of your adventure at Barrels, another popular bar in the city. Customers have rated this fantastic bar an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 3,495 reviews.

Pub Anchor is also one of the best places in Stockholm where you can let loose and enjoy some celebratory drinks. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 3,371 customers.

Go to bed happy and look forward to a good night’s sleep as soon as your head hits the pillow. Your European tour continues tomorrow!

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Day 6 – Stockholm

Day 6

Day 6 – Stockholm

  • Stockholm
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Drive 7 km, 54 min

  • Royal Swedish Opera
  • Kungsträdgården
  • Humlegården
  • Nordic Museum
  • Vasa Museum
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Day 6 of your multi-country road trip promises a full day of discoveries in beautiful Stockholm. Enjoy time off the road as you’ll be staying in the city for 2 nights more before hitting the road again.

A favorite among locals and travelers alike in Stockholm is the fantastic Royal Swedish Opera. As an appreciated opera house and local gem in the area, Royal Swedish Opera has earned an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 4,919 reviews.

Next up on your agenda, you will find the extraordinary Kungsträdgården. This attraction is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 24,989 visitors, so don't miss the opportunity to experience it for yourself!

Join countless others in discovering the allure of Humlegården, a standout urban park and attraction that's captivated the hearts of many. It has a stellar rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 4,960 reviewers.

Experience the magic that has drawn so many to the doorstep of the outstanding Nordic Museum. This museum of culture is a highly recommended attraction in the city, attracting more than 237,964 visitors per year and boasting an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 9,344 visitor reviews.

Just around the corner lies the magnificent Vasa Museum, a popular maritime museum and attraction many visitors enjoy. More than 52,799 people have rated this attraction an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars. Immerse yourself in its charm and join the 1,220,429 annual explorers who can't resist what Stockholm has to offer.

To make your fun escapade in Stockholm, Norway even more exciting, we recommend you check out all the tours and activities you can add to your itinerary. Joining tours is an incredible way to visit wonderful places and meet new friends.

As the day slows down and turns into evening, we encourage you to indulge your taste buds at one of the top-rated restaurants in Stockholm. After a delicious dinner, experience the local nightlife or unwind at one of the city’s most popular bars.

Don't miss out on experiencing Restaurant Pelikan, a renowned dining spot in Stockholm. This restaurant's rich flavors have left a lasting impression on diners. Its dedication to culinary perfection is evident in its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 2,836 satisfied guests.

Make a reservation at Rolfs Kök while immersing yourself in Stockholm. This distinguished restaurant offers imaginative dishes, with a remarkable rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,344 guests.

Discover the culinary treasures of Café Schweizer, a beloved dining establishment within Stockholm. Its exquisite menu promises to tantalize your taste buds and transport you to culinary bliss. Renowned for its exceptional service, it has earned a 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 2,153 satisfied customers.

Quench your thirst after a long day of adventure at Hotel Rival, a prime hotspot for fun and relaxation seekers in the city. Hotel Rival boasts an impressive 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 2,759 customers.

Or, try the exciting drinks at Stampen, a vibrant place where locals and travelers converge for spirited toasts and amazing stories. Stampen has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,511 customers.

As the sun dips below the horizon, make a stop at another famous bar in the area, Wirströms Pub. This bar is a local favorite, with an impressive rating of 4.3 out of 5-star from 1,511 customers.

Relax, recharge, and look forward to what tomorrow holds. The opportunities are endless with a European self-drive tour!

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Day 7 – Stockholm

Day 7

Day 7 – Stockholm

  • Stockholm
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Drive 14 km, 1 hour 32 min

  • Fotografiska
  • Nationalmuseum
  • Swedish History Museum
  • ABBA: The Museum
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On day 7, you will wake up in Stockholm with an entire day of wonders ahead of you! You still have 1 night left in Stockholm before it’s time to get back on the road and continue your European tour across Norway and Sweden.

Explore multiple popular travel destinations in Stockholm today. Begin your sightseeing with a visit to the outstanding Fotografiska. This attraction boasts an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 16,718 visitors.

Next, discover the charms of the popular Nationalmuseum. This incredible attraction and art museum holds an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars, thanks to 6,381 visitors.

According to travelers in Stockholm, the extraordinary Swedish History Museum is a must-see attraction. This crowd-favorite destination and history museum is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 6,036 visitors.

As the day moves along, don’t miss out the incredible museum, ABBA: The Museum. Up to 14,560 visitors have rated it an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Get a more in-depth understanding of Stockholm by checking out the amazing selection of tours and excursions you can add to your itinerary. Explore more of the city’s wonders, create memorable experiences, and join laid-back to challenging activities. You’ll be happy to learn that there are plenty of top-rated tours and activities in Stockholm.

Before this memorable day of your vacation comes to a close, treat your palate to a taste of Sweden's delectable cuisine at one of Stockholm's best restaurants. After a nice meal, enhance your vacation experience by enjoying the local nightlife or unwinding with a drink or two in the city’s most recommended bars.

Reserve a table at Restaurang Hantverket, a renowned restaurant in Stockholm. This culinary gem and its delectable cuisine have captured the hearts of food enthusiasts. Its reputation is reflected in its 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 1,768 guests.

Ensure you experience culinary excellence at Restaurang Prinsen while in Stockholm. This dining establishment presents an exquisite menu that has received a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars, acclaimed by 2,112 discerning diners.

Many previous guests have raved about this restaurant.

Experience a taste of Stockholm at Restaurang Farang, a popular local restaurant. With a menu designed to impress, it promises a journey of flavors that will leave you captivated. Its reputation is reflected in its 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 1,852 customers.

After your meal, continue your getaway at one of the hottest bars in the city, Pharmarium. This bar has an impressive average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,285 customers.

Alternatively, you can grab a few shots of your favorite drink and have an amazing night at the famous Nomad. This incredible bar has a vibrant atmosphere and plays great music, worthy of its average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,155 customers.

Portal cannot be missed with its wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Around 853 bar lovers have given this place a seal of approval with their 4.5 out of 5 stars average rating.

Savor the moment and raise a toast to yet another amazing day of your vacation in Norway and Sweden! Enjoy your evening in Stockholm to the fullest by mingling with the locals at a bar, taking a stroll around the city center, or simply just relaxing.

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Day 8 – Stockholm and Karlstad

Day 8

Day 8 – Stockholm and Karlstad

  • Stockholm
  • Karlstad
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Drive 319 km, 4 hours 4 min

  • Stockholm Palace
  • Open-air museum Skansen
  • Museum of Natural History
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Embark on another extraordinary experience on day 8 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, where you’ll be making 2 stops. Today you will experience some of the highlights of this European tour package, that is, the wonderful destinations of Stockholm in Sweden. At the end of the day, you will enjoy the comforts of a top-rated hotel in Karlstad. Karlstad will be your home for 1 night.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Stockholm, including the outstanding Stockholm Palace. Having an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 38,682 reviews, this fascinating royal palace and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in the city.

Stockholm is also home to the captivating Open-air museum Skansen, a local open-air museum considered one of the highlights of the city. About 29,434 visitors have rated this incredible site with 4.5 out of 5 stars, proving its popularity. Each year, up to 1,300,000 people include this sightseeing spot in their travel itineraries.

The extraordinary Museum of Natural History is another unforgettable place you can visit on this leg of your journey in Stockholm. This extraordinary museum and tourist hot spot boasts a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 7,515 travelers.

When you’ve had your share of Stockholm, prepare for your next destination. Enjoy the views and listen to some good music as you drive in the direction of Karlstad. Your travel time is around 3 hours 34 min.

Hit the road and make your way to the next destination. Stockholm, home to many well-known sights in the region, is a lovely destination on today’s itinerary. We highly recommend checking out its most popular attractions.

Stockholm Palace is a travelers’ favorite in Stockholm, and today you’ll have the opportunity to discover it too! This one-of-a-kind attraction is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 38,682 visitors.

In Stockholm, don’t miss Open-air museum Skansen, a great open-air museum and place to see in the city. This outstanding attraction has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 29,434 reviews. Going here means you’ll be in the great company of 1,300,000 other travelers who visit this attraction every year.

Check other top attractions in Stockholm off your list when you visit the wonderful Museum of Natural History. This popular sight is an outstanding museum, rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 7,515 travelers.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on your trip in Norway. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your Stockholm itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful city.

Add this highly recommended tour to your package now and make this refreshing day in Norway extra special!

An exhilarating day of exploring and driving will have you longing for a comfortable bed at the end of the day. Fortunately, Karlstad’s top hotels offer a lovely retreat at day’s end. Choose from options ranging from budget to luxury.

Before this memorable day of your vacation comes to a close, treat your palate to a taste of Sweden's delectable cuisine at one of Karlstad's best restaurants. After a nice meal, enhance your vacation experience by enjoying the local nightlife or unwinding with a drink or two in the city’s most recommended bars.

Make sure to book a table at Barón, a popular restaurant in Karlstad. This acclaimed restaurant and its mouthwatering dishes have earned the admiration of food lovers. Its commitment to culinary excellence is evident in its 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 894 satisfied guests.

Do not miss the opportunity to dine at Pasha Restaurant during your stay in Karlstad. This popular dining spot boasts a tantalizing menu, earning a remarkable rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars, esteemed by 657 satisfied guests.

Savor the flavors of Mariebergsskogen, a renowned dining destination in Karlstad. Offering a menu that's sure to please, it has a gained 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 3,454 satisfied guests.

For a sip of relaxation, head over to The Bishops Arms, a top-notch spot in the city scene. Whether you're unwinding solo or with pals, The Bishops Arms has charmed many with its 4.2 out of 5-star rating, as attested by 864 happy guests.

Take in the ambiance of Karlstad as this vacation day slowly comes to an end. Whether you’re going bar hopping or you decide on a quiet night at your hotel, you have another exciting day of your road trip to look forward to!

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Day 9 – Karlstad, Drammen, and Oslo

Day 9

Day 9 – Karlstad, Drammen, and Oslo

  • Oslo
  • Drammen
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Drive 310 km, 4 hours 14 min

  • Plac Bragernes Torg
  • Drammen park og Tuftepark
  • Drammen Spiral
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On day 9 of your multi-country road trip across Norway and Sweden, you will get a true taste of the freedom a self-drive vacation in Europe entails. Today’s travel plans include stops at the most scenic, wondrous, and interesting places to see in Drammen in Norway. In the evening, you’ll end up in Oslo, where you will stay for 1 night.

Oslo’s wonders await as you prepare for another journey on the road, leaving the breathtaking surroundings of Karlstad behind. This drive usually takes around 4 hours 8 min.

Set your GPS to Drammen and hit the road. Soak in the beautiful landscapes as you drive and look forward to exploring a new destination. Drammen beckons with new experiences!

In Drammen, the extraordinary Bragernes torg awaits. This attraction is a valued sightseeing destination that boasts an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 5 travelers' reviews.

Another of the best travel destinations in Drammen is the spectacular Drammen park. This attraction is a park that is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 914 visitors, making it a captivating highlight for all travelers.

You could then travel to the amazing Drammen Spiral. This local road tunnel and wonder has an overall review score of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 2,347 visitors, proving its popularity among travelers.

Your destination has so much to offer to all kinds of travelers. Discover more about this place and add more excitement to your vacation in Drammen in Norway by embarking on popular tours and excursions. Joining tours will give you a deeper understanding of Oslo’s history and culture while meeting other adventurers like you.

Take some time off from the road, it’s time to check in at a top-rated stay in Oslo. Choose a hotel where you can gently let go of the day’s excitement and enjoy some peace and relaxation.

After a day of exploration and awe-inspiring sights, it’s time to replenish your strength. Make the most of this stop on your multi-country road trip across Norway and Sweden by rewarding yourself with a taste of Oslo’s local cuisine. After dinner, head out to a bar to relax or mingle with the locals and raise a toast to your exciting road trip adventure.

Make sure to reserve a table at BLÅ, an iconic dining spot in Oslo. This culinary treasure and its outstanding menu have enchanted food enthusiasts from around the world. Its dedication to culinary innovation is evident in its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 1,505 satisfied guests.

Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy culinary excellence at Nordvegan while in Oslo. This renowned dining destination showcases an exquisite menu, distinguished with an exceptional rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars, treasured by 1,093 previous guests.

Delight in the culinary creations of Hotel Continental, Oslo, a favorite in Oslo. Its innovative menu offers a symphony of flavors that will tantalize your taste buds. With a reputation for excellence, it has earned a 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 1,185 discerning guests.

If you’re looking for a bar to end the evening at, many locals recommend Grefsenkollen restaurant, claiming it’s one of the best in the city. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,819 customers.

Another popular place to go for a drink is Tilt. It is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,747 customers.

Døgnvill Burger Vulkan is a place where you can easily spend an hour or two of fun or relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,641 customers.

As the night falls in Oslo, take a moment to savor the experiences of the day. Wash away your fatigue with a drink, or lay back and relax at your hotel, and look forward to another thrilling day of your multi-country journey across Europe.

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Day 10 – Oslo - departure day

Day 10

Day 10 – Oslo - departure day

  • Oslo - Departure day
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  • Royal Palace, Oslo
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On day 10 you have reached the last destination of your European road trip. Catch one last glimpse of Oslo before it’s time to leave.

Depending on how much time you have before your departure, you may want to engage in some last-minute shopping or souvenir hunting. Get some unique items to remind you of your great European road trip across Norway and Sweden. If shopping isn’t your thing, visit some of the lesser-known attractions you have yet to discover.

As you approach the end of your journey in Norway, take a moment for some retail therapy in Oslo’s celebrated shopping district. Thanks to your stay’s premier location, you can easily visit the city’s commercial hubs and wander through its diverse range of local shops without rushing.

Whether you’re on a hunt for an ideal present to give to your friends or family or looking for a personal memento to remind you of Norway, a variety of items are waiting for you.

In Oslo, the extraordinary The Royal Palace awaits. This attraction is a valued sightseeing destination that boasts an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 11,710 travelers' reviews.

Get a last taste of Norway’s tasty traditional food. Choose from a curated list of the best local food and drink spots in Oslo and enjoy what may be your last vacation meal of this trip. Look forward to recreating these distinct culinary experiences in your own kitchen later to remind you of your unforgettable road trip across Norway and Sweden.

The time has come to say farewell to Oslo for now. You will realize that you’re traveling home with more than you came with as you look back at your 10-day European road trip in Norway and Sweden with fond memories. Safe travels!

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