10 days in Northern Norway Itinerary

10 days in Northern Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bodo
— 3 nights
2
Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 2 nights
3
Tromso
— 4 nights

3
nights
Bodo

Bodo is known for museums, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Ronvik, brush up on your military savvy at Norsk Luftfartsmuseum, and take in the pleasant sights at Saltstraumen.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Bodo trip itinerary planner.

Berlin, Germany to Bodo is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in May, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Leknes.

Things to do in Bodo

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Safaris
Saltstraumen ©
Saltstraumen

2
nights
Leknes, Vestvagoy

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Rambergstranda Beach, step off the mainland to explore Lofoten Island, and then take a leisurely stroll along Nusfjord Fishing Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Lofoten Gaver og Brukskunst AS, then pick up some local products at Lofoten Gaardsysteri, then take an in-depth tour of Lofotr Viking Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Haukland Beach.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Leknes online holiday planner.

Getting from Bodo to Leknes by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. May in Leknes sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Leknes

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Lofoten Gaardsysteri, Lofoten Island, Nusfjord Fishing Village, Rambergstranda Beach, Lofotr Viking Museum
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Lofoten Island ©
Lofoten Island
Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Rambergstranda Beach ©
Rambergstranda Beach

4
nights
Tromso

The cultural and economic hub of northern Norway, Tromso boasts a historical city center containing one of the highest concentrations of wooden houses in Europe.
Spend the 14th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Polaria, take in the dramatic natural features at Tromso Fjords, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and shop like a local with Lone Slydahl.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Tromso online trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Leknes to Tromso takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Tromso can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tromso

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral
Tromso Fjords ©
Tromso Fjords