16 days in Norway Itinerary

16 days in Norway Itinerary

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1
Bergen
— 1 night
2
Forsand Municipality
— 1 night
3
Flam
— 1 day
4
Geiranger
— 2 nights
5
Trondheim
— 1 day
6
Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 1 night
7
Oslo
— 6 nights

1
night
Bergen

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
On the 11th (Thu), take in the exciting artwork at Magic Ice Bar Bergen, hunt for treasures at Fish Market, take in the waterfront at Bryggen, look for gifts at Susan Fosse, thentake in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally admire the masterpieces at KODE Art Museums of Bergen. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, thenshop like a local with DMG GALLERY, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken, and finally steep yourself in history at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bergen itinerary planning site.

Newark, USA to Bergen is an approximately 13-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Newark in July, expect nights in Bergen to be slightly colder, around °F, while days are colder, around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Forsand Municipality.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Fish Market
Fish Market

1
night
Forsand Municipality

Forsand Municipality ©
With a cluster of villages surrounded by untouched nature, Forsand Municipality is a great destination for those looking to immerse themselves in scenic surroundings, far from the city bustle.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): trek along Hike from Grauthedlar to Lysebotn and then get great views at Pulpit Rock.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Forsand Municipality road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Forsand Municipality takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Flam.

Things to do in Forsand Municipality

Trails Outdoors Parks
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Hike from Grauthedlar to Lysebotn ©
Hike from Grauthedlar to Lysebotn
Pulpit Rock ©
Pulpit Rock

1
day
Flam

Flam ©
Nestled in a kingdom of mountains and fjords, the scenic village of Flam serves as a good base for exploring some of the most beautiful sights of Norwegian nature.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Rjoandefossen, thentrek along Flam Hiking AS, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Naeroyfjord, and finally see the interesting displays at Flaamsbana Museet.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Flam online day trip planner.

Fly from Forsand Municipality to Flam in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Forsand Municipality in July, expect slightly colder with lows of °F in Flam. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Flam

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Naeroyfjord
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Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Flam Hiking AS ©
Flam Hiking AS
Rjoandefossen ©
Rjoandefossen

2
nights
Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Geiranger Fjord. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba, stroll through Flydalsjuvet, get a tailor-made plan with eMobility Geiranger, thenadmire the sheer force of The Seven Sisters, and finally don't miss a visit to Fossevandring Geiranger.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Geiranger online journey planner.

You can take a bus from Flam to Geiranger in 9.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Trondheim.

Things to do in Geiranger

Nature Parks Tours
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Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters
eMobility Geiranger ©
eMobility Geiranger

1
day
Trondheim

Trondheim ©
The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
On the 17th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Nidaros Cathedral, thenwander the streets of Bakklandet, thenlearn about all things military at Kristiansten Fortress, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with YellowKorner.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Trondheim journey planner.

Getting from Geiranger to Trondheim by combination of bus and train takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or ride a ferry. In July in Trondheim, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Leknes.

Things to do in Trondheim

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

1
night
Leknes, Vestvagoy

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): step off the mainland to explore Lofoten Island, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Uttakleiv Beach, and then kick back and relax at Haukland Beach.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Leknes travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Trondheim to Leknes takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and car; or drive. Traveling from Trondheim in July, you will find days in Leknes are little chillier (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Leknes

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Lofoten Island
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Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Lofoten Island ©
Lofoten Island
Uttakleiv Beach
Uttakleiv Beach

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Oslomarka and Oslofjord. Visit Ingierstrand Beach and Soerenga Public Pool for some beach relaxation. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Viking Ship Museum, take an in-depth tour of Kon-Tiki Museum, ski along the peaceful trails at Nordmarka, and admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Oslo tour planning tool.

You can fly from Leknes to Oslo in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or drive. Traveling from Leknes in July, expect nights in Oslo to be about the same, around °F, while days are somewhat warmer, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Parks Outdoors
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Kon-Tiki Museum ©
Kon-Tiki Museum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum

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