12-Day Sweden road trip from Gothenburg to Helsingborg, Malmo, Växjö, Norrköping, Stockholm, and Linköping

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Experience the freedom of the open road in Sweden as you embark on an unforgettable 12-day road trip! This experience caters to every traveler, featuring destinations like Gothenburg, Helsingborg, Malmo, Lund, Växjö, Norrköping, Värnamo, Bergshamra, Södertälje, Tumba, Lidingö, Stockholm, Linköping, Gränna, and Jönköping. Set off on the ultimate European adventure and create memories that will last a lifetime.

This perfectly planned road trip itinerary in Sweden takes you through some of the best places to see in the country. You will spend 3 nights in Gothenburg, 1 night in Helsingborg, 1 night in Malmo, 1 night in Växjö, 1 night in Norrköping, 3 nights in Stockholm, and 1 night in Linköping. Anticipate well-spent days sightseeing, eating delicious food, and experiencing the highlights of each destination!

With this travel package, you can choose from an extensive selection of accommodations along your road trip route in Sweden. We have handpicked the best hotels and places to stay across the country, including options for each budget. Whether you are in the mood for luxurious 5-star hotels or budget-friendly bed and breakfasts, we have got you covered.

Upon arriving in Gothenburg, the rental vehicle of your choice will be ready for collection. From there, the road trip can begin! Experience the ultimate freedom and uncover Sweden on your own terms.

An expertly curated travel plan makes sure you don’t miss out on any of the best things to see and do on your road trip in Sweden. Vasa Museum and Stockholm Palace are just a couple of the bucket-list attractions that await your discovery.

As you hit the open road and drive through Gothenburg, Helsingborg, Malmo, Lund, Växjö, Norrköping, Värnamo, Bergshamra, Södertälje, Tumba, Lidingö, Stockholm, Linköping, Gränna, and Jönköping, you will also enjoy plenty of opportunities to uncover hidden gems and experience the authentic charm of Sweden. Whether you are exploring enchanting towns and villages, discovering scenic routes, or indulging in local cuisine, there is always something new and exciting to experience in Sweden.

Throughout your road trip in Sweden, take breaks from sightseeing to explore your favorite destinations' top shopping streets and markets. Discover unique souvenirs that will forever remind you of your self-drive adventure in Sweden.

This package offers an all-in-one solution for your trip planning - choose flights, a rental car, accommodation, attractions, and tours that suit your needs and desires. You can customize each day of your road trip itinerary with flexible trip planning before and after booking.

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

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Hotel, 11 nights
Rental car, 12 days
CDW Insurance
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Destinations

Kronoberg County - region in SwedenKronoberg County / 1 night
Östergötland County - region in SwedenLinköping / 1 night
Stockholm old town (Gamla Stan) cityscape from City Hall top, Sweden.Stockholm / 3 nights
Lund - city in SwedenLund
Beautiful aerial panoramic view of the Malmo city in Sweden.Malmö / 1 night
Jönköping County - region in SwedenJönköping
Canal in the historic centre of Gothenburg, Sweden.Gothenburg / 3 nights
Photo of Motala stream in Norrkoping during fall, that is a historic industrial town in Sweden.Norrköping / 1 night
Photo of the city center and the port of Helsingborg in Sweden.Helsingborg / 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 amusement park Liseberg in Gothenburg ,Sweden.Liseberg
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
FotografiskaFotografiska
Photo of Slottsskogen scenic park and lake in Gothenburg ,Sweden.Slottsskogen
ABBA The MuseumABBA: The Museum
UniverseumUniverseum
Horticultural Society, Heden, Centrum, Göteborgs Stad, Västra Götaland County, SwedenHorticultural Society
Photo of beautiful glass greenhouse in Gothenburg Botanical Garden, Sweden.Gothenburg Botanical Garden
Nordic museum building in Stockholm in a sunny day, SwedenNordic Museum
Malmö Castle, Malmö Hus, Norr, Malmo, Malmö kommun, Skåne County, SwedenMalmö Castle
Museum of Natural History, Norra Djurgården, Östermalms stadsdelsområde, Stockholms kommun, Stockholm County, SwedenMuseum of Natural History
National Museum of Science and Technology
photo of the ruins of Brahehus Castle are located by the lake Vattern located in Gränna parish in Jönköping municipality, Sweden.Brahehus
The Copper tents in Haga built 1787-90 Gustav III the king of Sweden, panoramaHaga park
photo of beautiful cityscape of Malmo with Turning Torso in Sweden.Turning Torso
view on National Museum of Fine Arts, Stockholm, SwedenNationalmuseum
Pildammstornet tower on the water in the city of MalmoPildammsparken
The Oresund Bridge is a combined motorway and railway bridge between Sweden and Denmark (Malmo and Copenhagen). Long exposure. Selective focus.Øresund Bridge
Air Force Museum, Kärna, Linköpings kommun, Östergötland County, SwedenAir Force Museum
photo of statue of Carl von Linné in Humlegården in Stockholm, Sweden.Humlegården
Gamla Linköping Open Air Museum, Linköpings domkyrkodistrikt, Linköpings kommun, Östergötland County, SwedenGamla Linköping Open Air Museum
Swedish royal opera and Saint Jacob church in Stockholm, SwedenRoyal Swedish Opera
RålambshovsparkenRålambshovsparken
photo of The Lund Cathedral in Lund, Sweden on sunny day exterior view.Lund Cathedral
Botanical Garden, Professorsstaden, Centrum, Lund, Lund Municipality, Skåne County, SwedenBotanical Garden
photo of Gothenburg Natural History Museum in Sweden.Gothenburg Natural History Museum
GöteborgsoperanGöteborgsoperan
photo of Tom Tits Experiment in Södertälje ,Sweden.Tom Tits Experiment
photo of flower arrangements in symmetrical shapes leading up to a fountain in the city park Stadsparken in the town Lund, Sweden.Stadsparken
photo of sunny morning of Kungsparken park in Malmo. Sweden.Kungsparken
Plikta lekplats / Playground 444, Änggården, Majorna-Linné, Göteborgs Stad, Västra Götaland County, SwedenPlikta lekplats / Playground 444
photo of Millesgården Museum in Lidingö, Sweden.Millesgården
photo of Gothenburg, the view of city museum and Christine church in the city center, Sweden, Scandinavia.Museum of Gothenburg
Skrylle naturreservat, Lund Municipality, Skåne County, SwedenSkrylle naturreservat
Hågelbyparken
Rosenlund Rosarium, Jönköpings kommun, Jönköping County, SwedenRosenlund Rosarium
photo of Vandalorum in Värnamo ,Sweden.Vandalorum
Cactus plant, Nordantill, Norrköpings kommun, Östergötland County, SwedenCactus plant
Carl Johans park, Nordantill, Norrköpings kommun, Östergötland County, SwedenCarl Johans park

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Day 1

Day 1 – Gothenburg - arrival day

  • Gothenburg - Arrival day
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  • Göteborgsoperan
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Say hello to Gothenburg! Your exciting road trip through Sweden is just about to start. Navigating the top places to see in the region is a breeze with a car. The rental vehicle of your choice will be ready for pickup upon your arrival in the city. You will stay in Gothenburg for 2 nights before you continue your adventure!

Gothenburg is a beautiful city with plenty to discover. Soak in the lovely atmosphere and sit down for a bit to eat or drink.

Find your way to your hotel in Gothenburg. We recommend choosing a hotel in a central location for easy exploring. Check-in typically starts between 2 and 4 PM at hotels in Sweden. Settle in and make plans for the evening.

As dinnertime approaches, it's time to head out for a bite to eat in Gothenburg. If you are looking to dine at a popular restaurant in the city, it's often a good idea to reserve a table in advance.

Discover an unparalleled culinary experience at SK Mat & Människor, a restaurant perfect to visit if you’re craving culinary excellence. This 1-star Michelin restaurant has a diverse and enticing menu selection, which includes its delicious and signature modern meals.

Indulge in the exquisite flavors at a 1-star Michelin restaurant in Gothenburg, Koka. This renowned restaurant’s meal selection includes its signature modern dishes, which are sure to tickle your taste buds.

Another culinary gem in Gothenburg you shouldn’t miss is Project. Enjoy a menu that has earned it a prestigious 1-star Michelin rating. Delivering a food experience like no other, this restaurant’s modern menu and exceptional service make it a must-visit destination for those seeking exceptional dining in the area.

After dinner, visit one of the top bars in Gothenburg. Steampunk Bar is a popular option, rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,520 customers.

Continue your evening at BrewDog Göteborg. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,220 customers.

Haket is another place you could check out tonight. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,048 customers.

Raise a toast to the start of your 12-day road trip in Sweden!

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Day 2

Day 2 – Gothenburg

  • Gothenburg
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Drive 17 km, 50 min

  • Slottsskogen
  • Gothenburg Botanical Garden
  • Liseberg
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Day 2 of your road trip will take you to the best attractions Gothenburg has to offer. Cherish the 1 night you have left in Gothenburg by discovering the best things there are to see and do in the city.

To immerse yourself in more memorable moments in Gothenburg, check out the best-rated tours the region offers. You can discover and choose from all of the top-rated activities you can do on this day in Gothenburg below.

After a long day of exploring, sit down for a delicious dinner at a top-rated restaurant in Gothenburg.

Make sure to book a table at Gyllene Prag, a popular restaurant in Gothenburg. This acclaimed restaurant and its mouthwatering dishes have earned the admiration of food lovers. Its commitment to culinary excellence is evident in its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 2,122 satisfied guests.

Do not miss the opportunity to dine at Fiskekrogen during your stay in Gothenburg. This popular dining spot boasts a tantalizing menu, earning a remarkable rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars, esteemed by 1,138 satisfied guests.

Savor the flavors of Blackstone Steakhouse, a renowned dining destination in Gothenburg. Offering a menu that's sure to please, it has a gained 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 1,126 satisfied guests.

Brewers Beer Bar Magasinsgatan. Is one of the best bars in Gothenburg and the perfect place for an after-dinner drink. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 920 customers.

You may also want to check out Ölhallen 7:an. Equally popular, this bar offers a great drink list and a nice atmosphere for your celebrations. Ölhallen 7:an is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 759 customers.

Alternatively, head out to The Flying Barrel Pub. The Flying Barrel Pub has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 808 customers and is a top choice among travelers as well as locals.

Raise your glass and celebrate another amazing day of your road trip in Sweden!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Gothenburg and Helsingborg

  • Gothenburg
  • Helsingborg
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Drive 223 km, 2 hours 53 min

  • Museum of Gothenburg
  • Plikta lekplats / Playground 444
  • Gothenburg Natural History Museum
  • Universeum
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Embark on another extraordinary experience on day 3 of your road trip in Sweden, where you’ll be making 2 stops. Today you will experience some of the highlights of this tour package, that is, the wonderful destinations of Gothenburg and Helsingborg. At the end of the day, you will enjoy the comforts of a top-rated hotel in Helsingborg. Helsingborg will be your home away from home for 1 night.

A top pick for your self-guided sightseeing tour today is Museum of Gothenburg. Previous visitors have rated this city museum an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 2,946 reviews.

Plikta lekplats / Playground 444 is a local recommendation that you also can pay a visit today. This point of interest is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 2,856 reviews.

Another attraction you won't want to miss is Gothenburg Natural History Museum. This natural history museum is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 4,388 reviews.

Universeum is another outstanding experience in Gothenburg. Around 12,788 travelers have rated this science center an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

When you’re ready to jump back into the car and say goodbye to Gothenburg, you’ll hit the road in the direction of Helsingborg. This drive usually takes around 2 hours 17 min. When you arrive, enjoy some sightseeing.

At the end of the day, you will drive to Helsingborg, where you'll have a room waiting for you at the perfect place to stay. Check in and enjoy some downtime.

As dinnertime approaches, it's time to head out for a bite to eat in Helsingborg. If you are looking to dine at a popular restaurant in the city, it's often a good idea to reserve a table in advance.

Have a delightful culinary experience when you dine at Olsons skafferi. Favored by many foreign travelers and locals, this restaurant in Helsingborg boasts a carefully curated and enticing menu. Its delectable dishes have earned it an impressive rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from around 1,290 visitors.

Another dining spot you shouldn’t miss while in Helsingborg is Roy's Mat o Bar. It has garnered a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,254 diners thanks to its impeccable menu options and flavors.

Experience a celebration of flavors when you dine in at KOL & Cocktails, in Helsingborg. Its delightful menu and flavorful dishes have earned it a stellar rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 933 satisfied customers.

Locals recommend going for a drink at Pub Nessie. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 858 customers.

Another popular bar you could swing by after dinner is Telegrafen. This bar is rated an average of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 856 customers.

The Bishops Arms also makes the list of popular bars you could visit tonight. This bar is rated an average of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 612 customers.

Relax and recharge in preparation for another adventurous day in Sweden!

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Day 4

Day 4 – Malmo

  • Malmö
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Drive 131 km, 1 hour 51 min

  • Øresund Bridge
  • Pildammsparken
  • Turning Torso
  • Malmö Castle
  • Kungsparken
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Dive into day 4 of your remarkable road trip in Sweden. Today you will jump into the car and make your way to Malmo and Malmo, 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 Malmo. You’ll stay here for 1 night.

Continue your road trip and head to your next destination, Malmo. This car ride takes around 53 min.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to Malmo, where you'll have a hotel waiting for you. Check in and spend some time relaxing before you head out to explore the city.

After a long day of exploring, sit down for a delicious dinner at a top-rated restaurant in Malmo.

Plan ahead and secure a table at Saltimporten Canteen, an acclaimed dining establishment in Malmo. This restaurant and its exquisite cuisine have earned the admiration of diners far and wide. Its commitment to culinary excellence shines through its 4.7 out of 5-star rating from 926 satisfied guests.

Do not overlook the culinary excellence of Östergatan No. 25 while experiencing the best of Malmo. This renowned restaurant presents a refined menu, distinguished with an exceptional rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars, celebrated by 605 discerning diners.

Indulge in the rich flavors of Lyran, an elegant culinary destination in Malmo. A menu crafted to perfection guarantees a dining experience that will satisfy even the most discerning palate. Its stellar reputation is reflected in its 4.7 out of 5-star rating from 534 previous guests.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city, Malmö Brewing Co & Taproom. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 2,265 reviews and guarantees you a great time.

If you want to continue your night somewhere else, head to a popular bar like BrewDog Malmö. This bar is a local favorite, with great drinks, lovely service, and an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,549 customers.

The options in Malmo don’t end there, you could also spend some time at the excellent Spegeln. Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,273 customers, this bar is one of the best places to relax after a long, adventure-filled day.

Take some time to reflect on your day and savor another beautiful night in Sweden.

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Day 5

Day 5 – Lund and Växjö

  • Kronoberg County
  • Lund
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Drive 211 km, 3 hours 27 min

  • Stadsparken
  • Lund Cathedral
  • Botanical Garden
  • Skrylle naturreservat
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Experience an unparalleled adventure on day 5 of your road trip in Sweden. This exciting part of your journey invites you to discover the renowned landmarks in 3 vibrant destinations - Lund, Lund, and Växjö. After a day filled with exploration and new experiences, you will retreat to the hotel of your choice in Växjö. You will spend 1 night here for some well-deserved relaxation.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Lund, home to many well-known sights in the region, is a lovely destination on today’s itinerary. Keep in mind that your travel time from Malmo to Lund may take around 19 min without traffic disruptions. Upon arrival, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

After soaking up all the sights of today's itinerary, you'll be ready to hit the road in the direction of Växjö. Växjö offers plenty of top-rated hotels and other places to stay on any travel budget. Check in at the hotel of your choice and take some time to relax before you head out to explore.

Indulge in a memorable dining experience at one of Växjö's most popular restaurants, and connect with friendly locals for an authentic adventure.

Do not miss out on an incredible dining experience at PM & Vänner, one of the finest Bib Gourmand restaurants in Växjö, boasting 1 Michelin stars. Featuring delightful food options and creative offerings, PM & Vänner has garnered acclaim from numerous satisfied diners.

When seeking local-favorite dining spots, Umami Monkey should be on your list. Situated in the heart of Växjö, it has become a beloved food venue for its delicious menu. It boasts a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 873 satisfied diners, a testament to its favored status.

Ready for a culinary adventure? Book a table at Izakaya Moshi. This highly regarded restaurant in Växjö has earned a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars, thanks to its flavorful dishes and positive reviews from 627 satisfied guests.

Experience the local nightlife scene. Kafé de luxe is a highly recommended bar with an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 1,439 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar among locals like The Bishops Arms - Växjö. This bar has an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars by 713 bar-goers.

Garden de luxe is another great bar that serves various drinks. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 355 customers.

Relax and reminisce about your day in Sweden and look forward to more memorable moments to come!

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Day 6

Day 6 – Värnamo and Norrköping

  • Norrköping
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Drive 301 km, 3 hours 42 min

  • Vandalorum
  • Carl Johans park
  • Cactus plant
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On day 6 of your road trip in 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 in Norrköping, Värnamo, and Norrköping. In the evening, you’ll end up in Norrköping, where you will stay for 1 night.

Start your sightseeing with a visit to Vandalorum. This art gallery is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,115 visitors.

Once you're ready to continue your road trip, it's time to buckle up and drive, eagerly anticipating your arrival in Norrköping. This drive usually takes around 2 hours 35 min, without any stops or traffic disruptions.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Upon arrival, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

At the end of the day, you will drive to Norrköping, where you'll have a room waiting for you at the perfect place to stay. Check in and enjoy some downtime.

After a day of adventure, treat yourself to an exquisite dinner at one of Norrköping's best restaurants.

Book a table at Rosegarden, a famous dining establishment in Norrköping. This culinary hotspot and its appetizing cuisine have captured the hearts of food enthusiasts. Its reputation for food excellence is reflected in its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 1,107 satisfied diners.

Another dining place you should visit in Norrköping is The Black Lion Inn, which boasts a variety of tasteful dishes that cater to different palates. It has earned a commendable 4.3 out of 5 stars, demonstrating the positive feedback from 885 satisfied customers.

Locals and visitors alike recommend Norrköping’s Enoteket Lunch Restaurang & Bar Norrköping for the delightful dining experience it gives. The establishment has garnered positive reviews for its tasty dishes, holding an admirable score of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 717 satisfied diners.

One of travelers' and locals' favorite bars in the city is Pappa Grappa. This claim is supported by 1,375 customers who have rated it an average of 4 out of 5 stars.

If you want to continue your night somewhere else, head to another popular place like Butlers Bistro & Winebar. This bar is a local favorite, with great drinks, lovely service, and an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 493 customers.

The options in Norrköping don’t end there. You could also spend some time at the excellent Världens Bar. Rated 4.2 out of 5 stars by 380 customers, this bar is one of the best places to relax after a long, adventure-filled day.

Celebrate another amazing day of your road trip adventure in Sweden!

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Day 7

Day 7 – Bergshamra, Södertälje, Tumba, Lidingö, and Stockholm

  • Stockholm
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Drive 194 km, 2 hours 43 min

  • Tom Tits Experiment
  • Hågelbyparken
  • Haga park
  • Millesgården
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On day 7 of your exciting self-drive vacation in Sweden, you’ll soak in the magnificence of 5 destinations, Bergshamra, Södertälje, Tumba, Lidingö, and Stockholm. When you’re not sightseeing, take time to relax at your selected hotel in Stockholm, where you’ll be staying for 3 nights.

Journey into the unknown at Tom Tits Experiment, a unique attraction awaiting your visit. This remarkable museum has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 4,333 reviews.

Set your GPS to Tumba and hit the road. Expect a journey of approximately 15 min without stops. Soak in the beautiful landscapes as you drive and look forward to exploring your next destination. Tumba beckons with new experiences!

Kick off the day at Hågelbyparken, a top pick for today’s sightseeing. This park is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 2,413 reviews.

Embrace the thrill of the open road as you wave goodbye to Tumba and set your GPS to Bergshamra. While on the road, immerse yourself in your favorite road trip tunes or sample the sounds from a local radio station. This car ride usually takes around 25 min. Upon reaching Bergshamra, unwind, observe, and explore. The best things to do, see, and eat are waiting for you.

When you’re ready for some sightseeing, make your way to Haga park. This much-appreciated english garden is rated 4.5 out of 5 stars in 6,480 reviews.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to Stockholm, where you'll have a hotel waiting for you. Check in and spend some time relaxing before you head out to explore the city.

As dinnertime approaches, it's time to head out for a bite to eat in Stockholm. If you are looking to dine at a popular restaurant in the city, it's often a good idea to reserve a table in advance.

Treat yourself to an extraordinary dining experience at Frantzén, one of the top Bib Gourmand restaurants in Stockholm, holding 3 Michelin stars. Offering a diverse menu focusing on modern cuisine, Frantzén has earned praise from numerous satisfied guests.

A local favorite is Aloë. This exceptional dining experience in Stockholm has been awarded 2 Michelin stars. Featuring creative cuisine, this popular Bib Gourmand restaurant is a top choice for both locals and tourists.

Discover the extraordinary dining experience offered by AIRA in Stockholm. Its 2-Michelin star menu is designed to tantalize your taste buds and take you on a culinary adventure. Many previous guests have raved about this Bib Gourmand restaurant, adding to its 2 Michelin-star reputation.

To get a drink at one of the best bars in the city, go to Pub Anchor. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 3,371 customers.

If you’d like to continue your evening somewhere else, we recommend heading to Hotel Rival. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,759 customers.

A third bar where you could have a great time tonight is Stampen. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,511 customers.

Say good night to Stockholm and look forward to another great day of your road trip in Sweden!

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Day 8

Day 8 – Stockholm

  • Stockholm
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Drive 13 km, 1 hour 19 min

  • Fotografiska
  • Nordic Museum
  • ABBA: The Museum
  • Vasa Museum
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On day 8 of your road trip, you will have an entire day to explore Stockholm. You’ll stay in Stockholm for 2 nights and discover all the best things to see and do in the area.

Don’t forget to check out all the popular tours and activities you can add to your travel plan. Sweden is a beautiful travel destination that offers plenty of unique tours that will enhance your vacation experience. Explore and select your activities below.

As dinnertime approaches, it's time to head out for a bite to eat in Stockholm. If you are looking to dine at a popular restaurant in the city, it's often a good idea to reserve a table in advance.

Reserve a table at Östermalms saluhall, a renowned restaurant in Stockholm. This culinary gem and its flavorful dishes have captured the hearts of food enthusiasts. Its reputation is reflected in its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 3,416 guests.

Ensure you experience culinary excellence at Restaurant Pelikan while in Stockholm. This dining establishment presents an exquisite menu that has received a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars, acclaimed by 2,836 discerning diners.

Experience a taste of Stockholm at Rolfs Kök, 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 2,344 customers.

After your meal, we recommend you get a drink at one of the best bars in Stockholm. Wirströms Pub is a fantastic option, with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,626 customers.

To end your night the best way possible, don't forget to check out Pharmarium. This bar offers a great variety of drinks and has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,285 customers.

Another bar with a great atmosphere is Nomad. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,155 customers.

Raise your glass to another unforgettable day in Sweden!

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Day 9

Day 9 – Stockholm

  • Stockholm
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Drive 24 km, 1 hour 6 min

  • Museum of Natural History
  • Humlegården
  • Open-air museum Skansen
  • National Museum of Science and Technology
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Day 9 offers a multitude of experiences. You will stay in Stockholm for 1 night more, offering you enough time to explore at a relaxed pace.

There are plenty of experiences you can choose from in Sweden that will add excitement to your vacation. When you’re keen to discover what else Stockholm has in store for you, use this day to go on a tour. This tour allows curious travelers like you to experience the best of the country. You can make the most of your time in Sweden by scrolling down and selecting tours and activities to include on your itinerary for the day.

After a day of adventure, treat yourself to an exquisite dinner at one of Stockholm's best restaurants.

For a memorable dining experience, be sure to visit Café Schweizer. Known for its excellent cuisine and commitment to quality dishes, this restaurant in Stockholm has received a 4.4 out of 5-star rating from around 2,153 happy diners.

When seeking local-favorite dining spots, Restaurang Hantverket should be on your list. Situated in the heart of Stockholm, it has become a beloved food venue for its delicious menu. It boasts a rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 1,768 satisfied diners, a testament to its favored status.

Ready for a culinary adventure? Book a table at Restaurang Prinsen. This highly regarded restaurant in Stockholm has earned a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars, thanks to its flavorful dishes and positive reviews from 2,112 satisfied guests.

We recommend Knut bar for many reasons. But most importantly, this bar serves a variety of food and beverages and has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 785 reviews.

You can also visit a popular bar like Nem Nem Quan to have refreshing drinks and interact with locals and other travelers. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 724 bar-goers.

When you would rather go somewhere else, try Bar Central Birger Jarlsgatan. Rated 4.4 out of 5 stars by 660 customers, this bar is one of Stockholm’s best places to relax after a long day.

Savor another day of unforgettable experiences in Sweden!

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Day 10

Day 10 – Stockholm and Linköping

  • Stockholm
  • Linköping
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Drive 203 km, 2 hours 44 min

  • Stockholm Palace
  • Royal Swedish Opera
  • Kungsträdgården
  • Nationalmuseum
  • Rålambshovsparken
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Embark on another extraordinary experience on day 10 of your road trip in Sweden, where you’ll be making 2 stops. Today you will experience some of the highlights of this tour package, that is, the wonderful destinations of Stockholm and Linköping. At the end of the day, you will enjoy the comforts of a top-rated hotel in Linköping. Linköping will be your home away from home for 1 night.

When you arrive, enjoy some sightseeing.

After soaking up all the sights of today's itinerary, you'll be ready to hit the road in the direction of Linköping. Linköping offers plenty of top-rated hotels and other places to stay on any travel budget. Check in at the hotel of your choice and take some time to relax before you head out to explore.

After a long day of exploring, sit down for a delicious dinner at a top-rated restaurant in Linköping.

Don't miss out on experiencing Backen Ölcafé, a renowned dining spot in Linköping. This restaurant's rich flavors have left a lasting impression on diners. Its dedication to culinary perfection is evident in its 4.7 out of 5-star rating from 538 satisfied guests.

Make a reservation at De Klomp while immersing yourself in Linköping. This distinguished restaurant offers imaginative dishes, with a remarkable rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,059 guests.

Discover the culinary treasures of Stångs Magasin, a beloved dining establishment within Linköping. Its exquisite menu promises to tantalize your taste buds and transport you to culinary bliss. Renowned for its exceptional service, it has earned a 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 832 satisfied customers.

Mocca deli Linköping is a must-visit. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 765 customers.

You can also enjoy having some snacks and drinks at Strandgatan två. This bar is a popular hangout spot among locals and has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 1,382 customers.

Cioccolata Bistro is another top-rated city bar we recommend in Linköping. Rated an average of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 1,174 customers, this bar is a great place to cap off the night.

Savor another day of unforgettable experiences in Sweden!

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Day 11

Day 11 – Linköping, Gränna, Jönköping, and Gothenburg

  • Linköping
  • Gothenburg
  • Jönköping
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Drive 276 km, 3 hours 18 min

  • Gamla Linköping Open Air Museum
  • Air Force Museum
  • Brahehus
  • Rosenlund Rosarium
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Dive into day 11 of your remarkable road trip in Sweden. Today you will jump into the car and make your way to Linköping, Gränna, Jönköping, and Gothenburg, 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 Gothenburg. You’ll stay here for 1 night.

Embrace the thrill of the open road as you wave goodbye to Linköping and set your GPS to Jönköping. While on the road, immerse yourself in your favorite road trip tunes or sample the sounds from a local radio station. This car ride usually takes around 53 min. Upon reaching Jönköping, unwind, observe, and explore. The best things to do, see, and eat are waiting for you.

Gothenburg’s wonders await as you prepare for another journey on the road, leaving the breathtaking surroundings of Jönköping behind. This drive usually takes around 1 hour 46 min. Gothenburg welcomes you with a multitude of unique vacation experiences.

At the end of the day, you will drive to Gothenburg, where you'll have a room waiting for you at the perfect place to stay. Check in and enjoy some downtime.

Indulge in a memorable dining experience at one of Gothenburg's most popular restaurants, and connect with friendly locals for an authentic adventure.

Treat yourself to a delightful dining experience at Ma Cuisine while you’re in Gothenburg. Famous for its lovely menu and mouthwatering dishes, it has captivated around 878 diners, earning it an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

Another favorite dining locale in Gothenburg is Gothia Towers. Have a satisfying meal from the menu that has charmed its way to the hearts of around 9,515 happy customers, who gave it an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

While in Gothenburg, enjoy Skansen Kronan’s appetizing dishes. This dining establishment has earned a positive reputation and a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars, thanks to the endorsements and reviews of around 2,812 satisfied guests.

One of the best bars in Gothenburg you could visit tonight after your dinner is 3 Små Rum. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 517 customers.

Another popular bar in the city is Björns Bar. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 229 customers.

Locals also enjoy Hotel Pigalle. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,589 customers.

Raise your glass to another unforgettable day in Sweden!

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Day 12

Day 12 – Gothenburg - departure day

  • Gothenburg - Departure day
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  • Horticultural Society
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Day 12 of your road trip in Sweden is your departure day. This is your chance to catch a last glimpse of Gothenburg before saying goodbye to this wonderful destination. If you've still got time left, we recommend doing some last-minute shopping or sightseeing.

As your final day in Sweden unfolds, don’t miss the chance for a last-minute shopping spree in Gothenburg’s shopping district. Your accommodation’s convenient location near the city’s shopping area offers the luxury of time, so you don’t have to limit yourself from leisurely strolling its streets amidst a collection of establishments.

Look for the perfect gift for your loved ones back home, or buy yourself a little keepsake to remind you of Sweden.

Before you conclude your road trip in Sweden, drop by another restaurant for a last chance at a memorable dining experience in Gothenburg.

You’ll then say farewell to Gothenburg. Drive to the airport, return your car, and take the opportunity to get some last-minute souvenirs before you board your flight home. We wish you a pleasant journey and hope you leave with many wonderful memories of your road trip in Sweden!

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