16 days in Norway Itinerary

16 days in Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Oslo
— 10 nights
2
Alta
— 1 night
3
Trondheim
— 1 night
4
Stryn
— 1 day
5
Bergen
— 2 nights

10
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.
You'll explore and learn at Viking Ship Museum and Fram Museum. Step out of the city life by going to Sognsvann Lake and Foten Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Oslo: Hallanderiet (in Son), Moellebyen Industrial Centre (in Moss) and Saltholmen (in Rade Municipality). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Oscarsborg Fortress, ski along the peaceful trails at Nordmarka, see the interesting displays at Holmenkollen Ski Museum, and get in on the family fun at Norsk Folkemuseum.

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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Oslo Gardermoen Airport, Sandefjord Airport, Torp and Moss Airport, Rygge. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Alta.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Kongsvingers Golfklubb, Kalvoya Island and Kadettangen, Hallanderiet, Norwegian Mining Museum, Foten Beach
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Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum
Oslomarka ©
Oslomarka
Nordmarka ©
Nordmarka

1
night
Alta

Alta ©
Alta is the most populated municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. On the 5th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Northern Lights Cathedral, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Alta Church, thentake in breathtaking views at Alta Canyon, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Alta trip site.

Fly from Oslo to Alta in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Oslo in July, expect nights in Alta to be about the same, around °F, while days are a bit cooler, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Trondheim.

Things to do in Alta

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Northern Lights Cathedral ©
Northern Lights Cathedral
Alta Church
Alta Church

1
night
Trondheim

Trondheim ©
The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): learn about all things military at The Armoury Rustkammeret, thenexplore the galleries of Kristiansten Fortress, and then wander the streets of Bakklandet.

For ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Trondheim vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Alta to Trondheim takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Trondheim, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to drive to Stryn.

Things to do in Trondheim

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Kristiansten Fortress ©
Kristiansten Fortress
Bakklandet ©
Bakklandet

1
day
Stryn

Stryn ©
Stryn is a municipality in the county of Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. On the 7th (Sun), take a spin around town with Olden Activities, contemplate the long history of Olden, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Tvinnefossen Waterfall.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Stryn trip builder app.

Getting from Trondheim to Stryn by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Stryn can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Stryn

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Olden Activities
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Olden ©
Olden
Olden Activities ©
Olden Activities
Tvinnefossen Waterfall ©
Tvinnefossen Waterfall

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 8th (Mon): get a taste of local nightlife at Magic Ice Bar Bergen, take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, look for gifts at Susan Fosse, thentake in the exciting artwork at DMG GALLERY, thentake an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, and finally examine the collection at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at KODE Art Museums of Bergen, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Gronevika.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Bergen trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Stryn to Bergen takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bergen are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene ©
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene

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