16 days in Western Norway Itinerary

16 days in Western Norway Itinerary

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Forsand Municipality
— 1 night
2
Stavanger
— 4 nights
3
Bergen
— 5 nights
4
Gudvangen
— 2 nights
5
Geiranger
— 3 nights

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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.
On the 2nd (Thu), pause for some photo ops at Solspeilet - The Norwegian Stonehenge, thenget great views at Pulpit Rock, and then trek along Hike from Grauthedlar to Lysebotn.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Forsand Municipality trip website.

Frankfurt, Germany to Forsand Municipality is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Frankfurt in July; daily highs in Forsand Municipality reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Stavanger.

Things to do in Forsand Municipality

Trails Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Solspeilet - The Norwegian Stonehenge
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Hike from Grauthedlar to Lysebotn ©
Hike from Grauthedlar to Lysebotn
Pulpit Rock ©
Pulpit Rock

4
nights
Stavanger

Stavanger ©
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Dalsnuten in Sandnes (about 32 minutes away). There's lots more to do: admire the verdant scenery at Lysefjord, shop like a local with Touscene, get curious at Norwegian Petroleum Museum, and take a stroll through Ovre Holmegate.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Stavanger holiday tool.

Getting from Forsand Municipality to Stavanger by ferry takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Stavanger

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Sandnes, Gloppedalsura Scree
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Lysefjord ©
Lysefjord
Old Stavanger ©
Old Stavanger
Flor & Fjære ©
Flor & Fjære

5
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.
Bergen is known for nature, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the waterfront at Bryggen, steep yourself in history at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, go for a walk through Stoltzekleiven, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bergen online road trip planner.

You can fly from Stavanger to Bergen in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. July in Bergen sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Gudvangen.

Things to do in Bergen

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

2
nights
Gudvangen

Gudvangen ©
Gudvangen is a village in the municipality of Aurland in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): explore the activities along Naeroyfjord, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Bakka Church, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Brekkefossen, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Flam Hiking AS. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Rjoandefossen, thensee the interesting displays at Flaamsbana Museet, thendon't miss a visit to Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Stegastein Lookout.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Gudvangen holiday maker site.

Traveling by car from Bergen to Gudvangen takes 2.5 hours. July in Gudvangen sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Gudvangen

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Flam, Aurlandsvangen, Naeroyfjord, Bakka Church
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Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route ©
Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route
Stegastein Lookout ©
Stegastein Lookout

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nights
Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): head outdoors with Active Geiranger and then take in the dramatic natural features at Geiranger Fjord. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba, thenexplore the activities along Mollsvatnet, thentake in the dramatic scenery at The Seven Sisters, and finally don't miss a visit to Fossevandring Geiranger.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Geiranger online route planner.

Traveling by car from Gudvangen to Geiranger takes 6.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Geiranger are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Geiranger

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba ©
Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba
The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters

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