11 days in Norway Itinerary

11 days in Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dublin
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Bergen
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Tromso
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Alta
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
4
Oslo
— 6 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Dublin

2
nights
Bergen

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): get a taste of the local shopping with DMG GALLERY, get to know the fascinating history of Bryggen, get engrossed in the history at Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, thentake in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally see the interesting displays at Gamle Bergen Museum - Bymuseet i Bergen. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken, thenexplore the galleries of Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, and then explore the world behind art at KODE Art Museums of Bergen.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bergen trip builder.

Dublin, Ireland to Bergen is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry, train, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dublin to Bergen. In May, daily temperatures in Bergen can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene ©
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene

1
night
Tromso

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, thenexplore the striking landscape at Tromso Fjords, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Tromso Botaniske Hage.

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Getting from Bergen to Tromso by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Bergen in May, expect Tromso to be slightly colder, temps between 9°C and 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Alta.

Things to do in Tromso

Parks Wildlife Tours
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Tromso Fjords ©
Tromso Fjords
Speed Boats Tours

1
night
Alta

Alta ©
Alta is the most populated municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): learn more about the world around you at Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre, thensurround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, thentake in breathtaking views at Alta Canyon, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Northern Lights Cathedral.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Alta online trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Tromso to Alta takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and car; or take a bus. May in Alta sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Alta

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Alta Canyon ©
Alta Canyon
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre ©

6
nights
Oslo

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum and Astrup Fearnley Museet. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Oslomarka and Fram Museum. There's much more to do: ski along the peaceful trails at Nordmarka, examine the collection at Holmenkollen Ski Museum, get in on the family fun at Norsk Folkemuseum, and take an in-depth tour of Kon-Tiki Museum.

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You can fly from Alta to Oslo in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Alta in May, expect nights in Oslo to be about the same, around 3°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

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Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum ©
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum
Nordmarka ©
Nordmarka
Oslomarka ©
Oslomarka

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