17 days in Norway Itinerary

17 days in Norway Itinerary

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Tromso
— 2 nights
2
Sommaroy
— 1 day
3
Senja
— 9 nights
4
Geiranger
— 2 nights

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Tromso Fjords. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady Catholic Church, admire the masterpieces at Perspektivet Museum, contemplate the long history of Skansen, then explore the striking landscape at Tromso Fjords, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Batvraket ved Tomasjordnes, see the interesting displays at Northern Norwegian Science Center, then enjoy the sand and surf at Telegrafbukta Beach, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Tromso Domkirke.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Tromso day trip tool.

Medellin, Colombia to Tromso is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Colombia Standard Time (COT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Medellin in October; daily highs in Tromso reach 6°C and lows reach 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Sommaroy.

Things to do in Tromso

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 26:
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Perspektivet Museum ©
Perspektivet Museum
Telegrafbukta Beach ©
Telegrafbukta Beach
Tromso Domkirke ©
Tromso Domkirke

1
day
Sommaroy

Sommaroy ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Haaja.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Sommaroy itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Tromso to Sommaroy in 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 6°C, and evening lows to 1°C. On the 26th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Senja.

Things to do in Sommaroy

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 27:
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Haaja ©
Haaja

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nights
Senja

Senja ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Senjatrollet and Segla. Visiting Scenic Route Senja and Ersfjordstranda will get you outdoors.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Senja online road trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sommaroy to Senja. Traveling from Sommaroy in October, Senja is little chillier at night with lows of -3°C. You'll set off for Geiranger on the 4th (Wed).

Things to do in Senja

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Oct 26 — Nov 4:
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Basecamp Senja ©
Basecamp Senja
Segla ©
Segla
Husoey ©
Husoey

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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.
You've now added The Seven Sisters to your itinerary. Get some historical perspective at Geiranger Church and Sunnylven Church. Get in touch with nature at Flydalsjuvet and Jostedals Glacier. Venture out of the city with trips to Styggevatnet og Austdalsvatnet (in Jostedal) and Herdalssetra (in Norddal). There's lots more to do: experience rural life at Skagefla, tour the pleasant surroundings at Korsmyra - Hiking Track, and make a trip to Fossevandring Geiranger.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Geiranger trip maker website.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Senja to Geiranger takes 14.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Traveling from Senja in November, things will get somewhat warmer in Geiranger: highs are around 6°C and lows about 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Geiranger

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Sunnylven Church, Styggevatnet og Austdalsvatnet, Jostedals Glacier, Herdalssetra
Find places to stay Nov 5 — 7:
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Jostedals Glacier ©
Jostedals Glacier
Flydalsjuvet ©
Flydalsjuvet
Styggevatnet og Austdalsvatnet ©
Styggevatnet og Austdalsvatnet