15 days in Dammam, Norway & Western Norway Itinerary

15 days in Dammam, Norway & Western Norway Itinerary

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Dammam, Saudi Arabia
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Oslo, Norway
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Tromso, Norway
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Bergen, Norway
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Stavanger, Norway
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Dammam, Saudi Arabia

— 1 night
Plan a holiday to Dammam for breathtaking views of pristine scenery in a city that bursts with picture-perfect parks boasting patches of lush lawn and vibrant floral displays.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): have some family-friendly fun at GP Karting and then head outdoors with Half Moon Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Thu): browse the different shops at Othaim Mall and then stop by Mall Of Dhahran.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Dammam day trip planner.

Riyadh to Dammam is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Riyadh in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 30°C in Dammam. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Dammam

Shopping · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

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Oslo, Norway

— 4 nights

Tiger City

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Head to Karl Johans gate and Aker Bryggefor some retail therapy. Step out of the city life by going to Ingierstrand Beach and Soerenga Public Pool. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Viking Ship Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Huk, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet, and examine the collection at Fram Museum.

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Explore your travel options from Dammam to Oslo with the Route module. Traveling from Dammam to Oslo, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dammam in May, things will get cooler in Oslo: highs are around 18°C and lows about 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Oslo

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

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Tromso, Norway

— 2 nights

Paris of the North

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum, then kick back and relax at Telegrafbukta Beach, then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Lone Slydahl. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Thu): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then admire the striking features of The Arctic Cathedral.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Tromso journey website.

Fly from Oslo to Tromso in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Oslo in May, expect nights in Tromso to be about the same, around 2°C, while days are slightly colder, around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Tromso

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

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Bergen, Norway

— 2 nights

City of Seven Mountains

A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
On the 15th (Fri), examine the collection at Theta Museum, take in the waterfront at Bryggen, get a taste of the local shopping with DMG GALLERY, shop like a local with Gunvor Handmade Illustration, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally hunt for treasures at Fish Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Ulriken, explore the world behind art at KODE Art Museums of Bergen, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Bergen visit planning website.

Getting from Tromso to Bergen by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, Bergen is somewhat warmer than Tromso - with highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Stavanger.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Nature
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Stavanger, Norway

— 4 nights

Oil Capital

The coastal city of Stavanger ranks among Norway's top culinary destinations, its fine restaurants and food fairs an increasingly popular attraction with impassioned foodies from around the globe.
Head to Touscene and Ivar Skei Musikkhandelfor plenty of shopping. Visiting Orre Beach and Vigdelstranden will get you outdoors. Step out of Stavanger to go to Kleppe and see Borestranden Beach, which is approximately 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: stroll through Sande Beach, kick back and relax at Halandsvannet, and shop like a local with Galleri Gann.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Stavanger trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Bergen to Stavanger in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Stavanger, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 7°C at night. On the 20th (Wed), you're off to home.

Things to do in Stavanger

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping

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Norway travel guide

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History Museums · Nightlife · Specialty Museums
Land of the Midnight Sun
Take a trip up north and visit Norway, the land of fjords, northern lights, unspoiled nature, and friendly communities. Norway is a haven for holidaymakers who enjoy the outdoors, with numerous resorts for downhill skiing and snowboarding, as well as countless trails for hiking in the summer or dog sledding and cross-country skiing in the winter. Norway's cities combine historical and modern architecture and feature a selection of museums, art galleries, and performance venues. Meanwhile, traditional ways of life, local customs, and crafts are celebrated in many open-air and ethnological museums across the land. Even though the country has a modern and elaborate system of roads, Norway continues to foster its ancient connection with the sea. Take to the waters yourself with tours of the scenic coast, fjords, or whale watching.

Northern Norway travel guide

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Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Nature & Wildlife Tours
Land of the Northern Lights
Located at the northernmost tip of continental Europe, Northern Norway is a place where civilizations meet, the sun shines at midnight, and auroras paint the skies. Learn about the local culture, a mosaic of Sami, Norwegian, Finnish, and Russian influences, and see the historical attractions that stretch from prehistory to the Cold War era. Despite their modest size, the region’s cities are vibrant places with many unique architectural features and an exciting nightlife. Outside the cities, you'll find a vast area of pristine nature with mountains, fjords, lakes, and rivers. Here you can take part in a number of outdoor activities, from golfing and rock climbing in the summer, to dog sledding and skiing in the winter. Complete your Arctic vacation by tasting the local specialties, including fresh dairy products and seafood, whale and reindeer meat, and seagull eggs followed by home-brewed beer.

Western Norway travel guide

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Mountains · Flea Markets · Piers & Boardwalks
Admire the mighty glaciers, traverse the scenic fjords, and visit the historical cities of Western Norway, the country's traditional gateway to the world. From ancient fishermen and fierce Vikings, to medieval traders and modern industry, the area's link with the sea has never been broken. Whatever the season, Western Norway offers an abundance of opportunities for sightseeing and vacation activities. The region is a great destination for hiking, cycling, skiing, or fishing, while the charming villages and small coastal towns offer peaceful, friendly hospitality. Throughout the region you can find superb examples of traditional wooden architecture, and the larger urban centers, like Bergen and Stavanger, combine modern facilities with historical monuments. The area is famous for its seafood and fresh mountain water, so make sure to sample the local specialties.