SCANDI EXPRESS

10 Days, Berlin to Oslo

A short but shockingly fun Scandinavia travel affair

Visiting 4 countries: Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Norway

 

Join us on this sensational Scandinavia travel experience as we take in some of the best highlights this stunning region has to offer. From glorious Berlin, we will succumb to the charms of Copenhagen, be seduced by beautiful Stockholm and enamoured with buzzing Oslo. This ten-day Scandinavia travel fling may be short, but it’s a great way to get a taste of the fantastic Scandinavian way of life and the memories will stay with you for a long time to come.

 

Itinerary

 

Day 1: Berlin, Germany

With more museums than rainy days and some of the best DJs on the continent, the only thing you'll miss out on in Berlin is sleep – but there's plenty of time for that later. Drop your bags and get the trip admin sorted at the hostel, before getting to know your new trip pals over dinner.

 

Day 2: Berlin

Epic nightlife + major historical sights = Berlin. Join the optional Third Reich walking tour for in-depth local insight into what the city was like under Nazi rule during World War II. Also: Kreuzberg is a hit for lunch and you can't go wrong with a picnic at the historic Tempelhof airport turned public park. Tonight. hit the hotspots on an optional tour.

Included today:

  • Driving tour of Berlin

 

Optional activities:

  • Third Reich walking tour

  • Berlin Alternative Tour & Nightlife Tour

Day 3: Berlin to Copenhagen, Denmark

On to Copenhagen to find out why this city keeps popping up among the top five most liveable cities in the world. FYI: the UN calls Copenhagen the happiest city on earth.

 

Included today:

  • Driving tour of Copenhagen

 

Day 4: Copenhagen

Free day – yay! Home of more Nordic coolness than you can poke a hipster’s beard at, Copenhagen is sure to impress. If you think you’ve eaten it all, nuh-uh! Not even close. Uncover the food market gems scattered across the city and satisfy your inner gastronome. Try the food markets on Paper Island for a luxe ‘warehouse vibe’ experience.

 

Day 5: Copenhagen to Stockholm, Sweden

You know it for the IKEA hotdogs and meatballs (plus ridiculously good-looking people), but Sweden’s capital also punches way above its weight in design, fashion and some multicultural vibes you wouldn’t expect this close to the Arctic Circle.

 

Day 6: Stockholm

Curiosity is in the driver's seat. We've cleared your schedule to wander the city to your heart's content. Stroll through one of Stockholm’s many museums or enjoy the greenery of Djurgården islet, letting the hop-on-hop-off boat transport you around the city’s 14 islands.

 

Included today:

  • Walking tour of Stockholm

 

Optional activities:

  • Guided tour of Stockholm City Hall – venue of the Nobel Prize banquet

 

Day 7: Stockholm

The day is yours to meander through medieval Gamla Stan or visit the City Hall. Watch the changing of the guards at the Royal Palace and drink copious amounts of quality coffee (because Swedes treat caffeine the way they do their style: very seriously).

 

Optional activities:

  • Visit to the Vasa Museum

 

Day 8: Stockholm to Oslo, Norway

From the cosmopolitan city vibes of Stockholm to a more laid-back experience in Oslo. Cue Christmas trees and pretty lakes as you settle in for a day of nature-filled sights on the way to Norway’s capital. By afternoon, you’ll be all gawked out and ready to hit our campsite for dinner in the land of the midnight sun.

Day 9: Oslo

Wake up amidst Gustav Vigeland's bizarre and eccentric creations on a stroll through his sculpture park this morning before a driving tour and an optional visit to the seafaring themed Viking Ship Museum, Kon-Tiki Museum and Fram Polar Ship. Take the rest of the day off to soak up the funky 60s vibe of the rich capital.

 

Included today:

  • Driving tour of Olso

 

Optional activities:

  • Visit The Viking Ship Museum

  • Visit The Kon-Tiki Museum

  • Visit The Fram Polar Ship Museum

Day 10: Oslo

Today we love and leave you – Oslo is all yours! Go forth and explore - but don’t forget to plan the next adventure with your fellow #topdeckers