16 days in Norway Itinerary

16 days in Norway Itinerary

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Sandnessjoen
— 3 nights
2
Bodo
— 3 nights
3
Tromso
— 5 nights
4
Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 4 nights

3
nights
Sandnessjoen

Sandnessjoen ©
Step off the beaten path and head to The Historical Sjoegata Street and Etcetera - Botanical Center. Head to Vefsn Museum and Kulturverkstedet Galleryfor some retail therapy. Explore Sandnessjoen's surroundings by going to Mosjoen (Artscape Nordland, Helgeland Museum Vevelstad, &more) and Heroy Municipality (Hoholmen Bru & Kalvoyrevet Bru).

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Sandnessjoen day trip planning website.

Oslo to Sandnessjoen is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. When traveling from Oslo in July, plan for little chillier days in Sandnessjoen, with highs around 19°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Bodo.

Things to do in Sandnessjoen

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

Mosjoen, Heroy Municipality, Breivika Badeplass
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The Historical Sjoegata Street ©
The Historical Sjoegata Street
Kulturverkstedet Gallery ©
Kulturverkstedet Gallery
Galleri SOS ©
Galleri SOS

3
nights
Bodo

Bodo ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Mjelle and Glasshuset.

For photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Bodo trip website.

You can drive from Sandnessjoen to Bodo in 5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Bodo

Museums · Parks · Outdoors
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Mjelle ©
Mjelle
Glasshuset ©
Glasshuset
Craig Alibone Chocolate ©
Craig Alibone Chocolate

5
nights
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Tromso Botaniske Hage and Northern Norwegian Science Center. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Jekta Storsenter and Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Telegrafbukta Beach, admire the masterpieces at Perspektivet Museum, stroll around Prestvannet Lake, and take in the views from Tromso Bridge.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Tromso trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Bodo to Tromso by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July in Tromso, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Leknes.

Things to do in Tromso

Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
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Perspektivet Museum ©
Perspektivet Museum
Telegrafbukta Beach ©
Telegrafbukta Beach
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral

4
nights
Leknes, Vestvagoy

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Relax by the water at Haukland Beach and Rambergstranda Beach. Shop till you drop at The Glasblower At Vikten and Northern Norway Art Centre. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Leknes: Svolvaer (Tjeldbergtind & Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum), Nusfjord Fishing Village (in Nusfjord) and Reinebringen (in Reine). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kvalvika Beach, examine the collection at Norwegian Fishing Village Museum, admire all the interesting features of Uttakleiv Beach, and trek along Offersoykammen Hiking Trail.

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

Traveling by flight from Tromso to Leknes takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Leknes are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Leknes

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Svolvaer, Ramberg, Vestvagoy, Flakstad Church, Nusfjord Fishing Village
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Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Uttakleiv Beach
Uttakleiv Beach
Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum ©
Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum

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