10-Day Sweden Road Trip from Umeå to Örnsköldsvik, Gävle, Uppsala & Solna

Västerbotten museum, Gammlia, Stadsliden, Umeå, Umeå kommun, Västerbotten County, Sweden
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Starts in
Umeå
Ends in
Umeå
Duration
10 days & 9 nights
Available
All Year

Description

Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 10-day road trip through Sweden.

This incredible self-drive vacation package will take you through the best destinations in Sweden. Your road trip will enable you to discover the country's most popular attractions and restaurants in Umeå, Örnsköldsvik, Gävle, Uppsala, Solna, Stockholm, and Sundsvall.

We'll help you experience the best 10 days in Sweden you can imagine, so you can leave happy and inspired.

Upon arriving in Sweden at Umeå, you’ll collect the rental vehicle of your choice. From there, you’ll be off to take in some of the best travel destinations in Sweden, including the stunning Fotografiska and Kungsträdgården.

You’ll have your choice of the country's best hotels and places to stay throughout your road trip, suitable for all budgets. For example, in the town of Uppsala, you could choose to stay at a popular hotel like the 3-star U&Me Hotel. Alternatively, you could stay at a luxury accommodation like the 4-star Elite Hotel Mimer. No matter which price range you’re looking for, our local experts will assist you in finding the best stay option for your visit.

Your road trip will bring you close to the best attractions and most incredible sights, such as ABBA The Museum in the town of Stockholm. Enjoy top travel destinations like the amazing The Royal Palace and Vasa Museum.

From the spectacular Skansen in the town of Stockholm to the unforgettable Drottningholm Palace in the region of Stockholm, you'll experience the best the area has to offer on your self-drive road trip through Sweden.

Your travel plan itinerary also gives you plenty of time to shop at the best markets in Sweden, where you'll browse souvenirs you can take home to memorialize your road trip.

You’ll return home having experienced the very best of everything Sweden has to offer.

You can customize each day of your road trip vacation itinerary with flexible trip planning before and after booking. Enjoy the benefits of exploring all these great attractions at your own speed.

Your travel plan includes everything you need to experience the best of Sweden. You’ll be booked at the best hotels for 9 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 9 days during your self-drive road trip, including CDW insurance.

You’ll have access to 24/7 travel support, a personal travel agent, and a step-by-step guide via our flexible mobile app. All taxes are included in your vacation package price. You can choose and add your flight preferences as needed. You can also add tours and tickets to your itinerary each day.

The best services in Sweden fill up quickly, so book your spot early. Select a date and start planning your self-drive road trip in Sweden today!

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Included

9 nights hotel
Breakfast
10 days car rental
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support
All taxes

Destinations

Umeå - city in SwedenUmeå
Örnsköldsvik - city in SwedenÖrnsköldsvik
Gävle - city in SwedenGävle
Uppsala kommun - municipality in SwedenUppsala kommun
Stockholm County - region in SwedenStockholm County
Solna kommun - city in SwedenSolna kommun
Stockholms kommun - municipality in SwedenStockholms kommun
Sundsvall - city in SwedenSundsvall
Västernorrland County - region in SwedenVästernorrland County

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Attractions

Västerbotten museum, Gammlia, Stadsliden, Umeå, Umeå kommun, Västerbotten County, SwedenVästerbotten museum
BildmuseetBildmuseet
Umeå EnergicentrumUmeå Energicentrum
JärvzooJärvzoo
Gävlebocken, Gävle, Gävle kommun, Gävleborg County, SwedenGävlebocken
Botanical Garden, Uppsala kommun, Uppsala County, SwedenBotanical Garden
Stadsträdgården, Uppsala kommun, Uppsala County, SwedenStadsträdgården
Uppsala Cathedral, Uppsala kommun, Uppsala County, SwedenUppsala Cathedral
Uppsala Castle, Uppsala kommun, Uppsala County, SwedenUppsala Castle
Drottningholm PalaceDrottningholm Palace
Tom Tits ExperimentTom Tits Experiment
Millesgården MuseumMillesgården Museum
HagaparkenHagaparken
FotografiskaFotografiska
TantolundenTantolunden
Kungsträdgården, Norrmalm, Norrmalms stadsdelsområde, Stockholms kommun, Stockholm County, SwedenKungsträdgården
ABBA The MuseumABBA The Museum
HumlegårdenHumlegården
The Royal PalaceThe Royal Palace
Royal Swedish OperaRoyal Swedish Opera
Nordiska museetNordiska museet
Vasa MuseumVasa Museum
SkansenSkansen
Museum of TechnologyMuseum of Technology
Car Museum Härnösand + ™AWL®, Härnösands domkyrkodistrikt, Härnösands kommun, Västernorrland County, SwedenCar Museum Härnösand + AWL
RotsidanRotsidan
Skuleskogen National ParkSkuleskogen National Park

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Travel dates
Mar 1 - Mar 10

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Day 1

Day 1 in Umeå - Arrival Day

  • Umeå - Arrival Day
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Your amazing road trip adventure in Sweden begins when you reach the incredible city of Umeå. There, you'll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best luxury places you could stay in the city of Umeå is the Elite Hotel Mimer. This 4-star hotel is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,091 guests.

We also recommend the best 3-star hotels, like the U&Me Hotel. This hotel has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 641 guests.

If these hotels are not available during your trip to the city of Umeå, our system will automatically help you find the best hotel for your stay.

Umeå has many popular destinations you can explore.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Umeå, Lottas Krog & Pub. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,595 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Umeå is Köksbaren. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,023 customers.

Locals recommend Restaurant Maria as one of the best restaurants in the city of Umeå. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,092 customers.

Umeå also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Umeå is Köksbaren. This bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,023 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Umeå is Restaurant Maria. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,092 customers.

Locals also enjoy Gröna Älgen. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 639 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 10-day vacation in Sweden!

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Day 2

Day 2 in Västerbotten and Örnsköldsvik

  • Örnsköldsvik
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  • Västerbotten museum
  • Bildmuseet
  • Umeå Energicentrum
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Day 2 of your road trip through Sweden gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Västerbotten museum, Bildmuseet, Umeå Energicentrum, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in the region of Västerbotten is the amazing Västerbotten museum. As such, over 229,000 people visit Västerbotten museum yearly. This attraction is a county museum and is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,011 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible museum, Bildmuseet.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the region of Västerbotten is the outstanding Umeå Energicentrum. This museum has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 457 visitors. Approximately 229,000 travelers come to Västerbotten every year to see the stunning Västerbotten museum with their own eyes.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Örnsköldsvik, where will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Örnsköldsvik is the 3-star First Hotel Statt. This hotel has an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars by 453 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 4-star hotel. The hotel Strand City Hotell is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Örnsköldsvik. This hotel is rated an average of 3.5 out of 5 stars by 196 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star Hotell Focus. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 3.7 out of 5 stars by 193 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try LINNÉA&PETER AB, one of the best restaurants in the city of Örnsköldsvik. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 437 customers.

Locals also recommend Strandkaj Kök & Bar as one of the best restaurants in the city of Örnsköldsvik. Strandkaj Kök & Bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 193 customers.

After dinner, visit Strandkaj Kök & Bar, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Örnsköldsvik. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 193 customers.

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Day 3

Day 3 in Gävleborg and Gävle

  • Gävle
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  • Järvzoo
  • Gävlebocken
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Day 3 of your road trip through Sweden gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day.

One of the best places to visit in the region of Gävleborg is the amazing Järvzoo. This attraction is a zoo and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,572 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible yule goat, Gävlebocken.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the town of Gävle, where will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the town of Gävle is the 3-star Hotel Aveny. This hotel has an average rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars by 211 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star 2Home Hotel Gävle. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 3.8 out of 5 stars by 141 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Indian Palace - Restaurang & Bar - Gävle, one of the best restaurants in the town of Gävle. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 541 customers.

Locals also recommend Gustafsbro Fest & Catering as one of the best restaurants in the town of Gävle. Gustafsbro Fest & Catering is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 464 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the town of Gävle is Runebergs Kvarterskrog - Restaurang Gävle. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 406 customers.

After dinner, visit Indian Palace - Restaurang & Bar - Gävle, which is considered one of the best bars in the town of Gävle. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 541 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Music Center Gavle. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 237 customers.

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Day 4

Day 4 in Uppsala

  • Uppsala kommun
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  • Botanical Garden
  • Stadsträdgården
  • Uppsala Cathedral
  • Uppsala Castle
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Day 4 of your road trip through Sweden gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Botanical Garden, Stadsträdgården, Uppsala Cathedral, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in the town of Uppsala is the amazing Botanical Garden. This attraction is a park and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,140 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible urban park, Stadsträdgården.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the town of Uppsala is the outstanding Uppsala Cathedral. This lutheran cathedral has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 4,433 visitors.

Uppsala Castle is another popular attraction you can visit in the town of Uppsala. This spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,686 visitors.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the town of Uppsala, where will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the town of Uppsala is the 3-star Scandic Uppsala North. This hotel has an average rating of 3.9 out of 5 stars by 985 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 2-star Vandrarhem Uppsala Kungsängstorg. This 2-star hotel has an average rating of 3.9 out of 5 stars by 144 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Bastard Burgers, one of the best restaurants in the town of Uppsala. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,185 customers.

Locals also recommend O’Neill’s Traditional Irish Pub as one of the best restaurants in the town of Uppsala. O’Neill’s Traditional Irish Pub is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,004 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the town of Uppsala is Hambergs Fisk. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 761 customers.

After dinner, visit Bastard Burgers, which is considered one of the best bars in the town of Uppsala. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,185 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Churchill Arms. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,146 customers.

Alternatively, O’Neill’s Traditional Irish Pub is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the town of Uppsala. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,004 customers.

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Day 5

Day 5 in Stockholm and Solna

  • Stockholm County
  • Solna kommun
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  • Drottningholm Palace
  • Tom Tits Experiment
  • Millesgården Museum
  • Hagaparken
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Day 5 of your road trip through Sweden gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Drottningholm Palace, Tom Tits Experiment, Millesgården Museum, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in the region of Stockholm is the amazing Drottningholm Palace. This attraction is a royal palace and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 8,957 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible museum, Tom Tits Experiment.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the region of Stockholm is the outstanding Millesgården Museum. This sculpture garden has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,393 visitors.

Hagaparken is another popular attraction you can visit in the region of Stockholm. This spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 5,728 visitors.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the town of Solna, where will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

You can also stay at one of the best 4-star hotel. The hotel Scandic Jarva Krog is a luxurious place to stay in the town of Solna. This hotel is rated an average of 3.9 out of 5 stars by 1,181 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Basic bar & kök, one of the best restaurants in the town of Solna. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 551 customers.

After dinner, visit Basic bar & kök, which is considered one of the best bars in the town of Solna. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 551 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Quality Hotel Friends. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,773 customers.

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Day 6

Day 6 in Stockholm and Solna

  • Stockholms kommun
  • Solna kommun
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  • Fotografiska
  • Tantolunden
  • Kungsträdgården
  • ABBA The Museum
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On day 6 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the town of Stockholm. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Fotografiska, Tantolunden, Kungsträdgården, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the town of Stockholm is Fotografiska. This incredible attraction is a kunsthalle and has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 14,129 visitors.

Tantolunden is another popular attraction you'll visit in the town of Stockholm. This spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 14,129 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the town of Stockholm is Kungsträdgården. This amazing attraction is an urban park and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 21,138 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding ABBA The Museum. This museum and place of interest is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 10,650 visitors.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the town of Solna.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the town of Solna, like Quality Hotel Friends. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,773 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the town of Solna, The Winery Hotel. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,123 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Lilla Garbo. This bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 108 customers.

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Day 7

Day 7 in Stockholm and Solna

  • Stockholms kommun
  • Solna kommun
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  • Humlegården
  • The Royal Palace
  • Royal Swedish Opera
  • Nordiska museet
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On day 7 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the town of Stockholm. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Humlegården, The Royal Palace, Royal Swedish Opera, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the town of Stockholm is Humlegården. This incredible attraction is an urban park and has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 4,443 visitors.

The Royal Palace is another popular attraction you'll visit in the town of Stockholm. This spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,443 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the town of Stockholm is Royal Swedish Opera. This amazing attraction is an opera house and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 4,043 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding Nordiska museet. This museum of culture and place of interest is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 7,872 visitors. Each year, approximately 237,964 come to this beautiful attraction to enhance their travel experience in Stockholm.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the town of Solna.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the town of Solna, like The Winery Hotel. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,123 customers.

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Day 8

Day 8 in Stockholm and Sundsvall

  • Stockholms kommun
  • Sundsvall
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  • Vasa Museum
  • Skansen
  • Museum of Technology
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Day 8 of your road trip through Sweden gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Vasa Museum, Skansen, Museum of Technology, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in the town of Stockholm is the amazing Vasa Museum. As such, over 1,220,429 people visit Vasa Museum yearly. This attraction is a maritime museum and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 40,820 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible open-air museum, Skansen. With an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 24,389 visitors, it's easy to understand why Skansen welcomes around 1,300,000 yearly visitors.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the town of Stockholm is the outstanding Museum of Technology. This science museum has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,543 visitors. Approximately 1,220,429 travelers come to Stockholm every year to see the stunning Vasa Museum with their own eyes.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Sundsvall, where will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Sundsvall is the 3-star Good Morning Sundsvall. This hotel has an average rating of 3.9 out of 5 stars by 417 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star Lilla Hotellet. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars by 93 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Bastard Burgers, one of the best restaurants in the city of Sundsvall. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 842 customers.

Locals also recommend ChopChop Asian Express as one of the best restaurants in the city of Sundsvall. ChopChop Asian Express is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 677 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Sundsvall is Sea Street Sushi. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 393 customers.

After dinner, visit Bastard Burgers, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Sundsvall. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 842 customers.

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Day 9

Day 9 in Västernorrland and Umeå

  • Västernorrland County
  • Umeå
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  • Car Museum Härnösand + AWL
  • Rotsidan
  • Skuleskogen National Park
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Day 9 of your road trip through Sweden gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Car Museum Härnösand + AWL, Rotsidan, Skuleskogen National Park, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in the region of Västernorrland is the amazing Car Museum Härnösand + AWL. This attraction is a museum and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,131 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible park, Rotsidan.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the region of Västernorrland is the outstanding Skuleskogen National Park. This park has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 814 visitors.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Umeå, where will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Umeå is the 3-star U&Me Hotel. This hotel has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 641 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 4-star hotel. The hotel Elite Hotel Mimer is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Umeå. This hotel is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,091 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Mhenam Thai Restaurant, one of the best restaurants in the city of Umeå. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 640 customers.

Locals also recommend Bistro Le Garage as one of the best restaurants in the city of Umeå. Bistro Le Garage is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 558 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Umeå is Gotthards Krog. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 502 customers.

After dinner, visit Gotthards Krog, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Umeå. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 502 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Zaion Horn Of Afrika Restaurang Och Bar. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 274 customers.

Alternatively, Tonka Strandgatan is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Umeå. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 245 customers.

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Day 10

Day 10 in Umeå - Departure Day

  • Umeå - Departure Day
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Day 10 of your road trip in Sweden is your departure day. This is your chance to catch one last glimpse of Umeå before saying goodbye to this wonderful destination. When you have time to explore the area before you make your way home, we recommend visiting some of the following attractions.

Your accommodation will also be strategically located for some last-minute shopping in the city of Umeå before you conclude your short European break.

You’ll then say farewell to Sweden and begin your journey home, now filled with memories of unforgettable experiences in Sweden!

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