21 days in Norway Itinerary

21 days in Norway Itinerary

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Drive to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Fly to Ålesund Airport, Drive to Geiranger
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Geiranger
— 4 nights
Drive
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Bergen
— 3 nights
Drive
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Voss Municipality
— 1 night
Drive
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Flam
— 2 nights
Drive
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Rjukan
— 1 night
Drive
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Oslo
— 4 nights
Fly
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Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 2 nights
Fly
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Tromso
— 3 nights
Fly to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Drive to Waalwijk

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Geiranger

— 4 nights

Pearl of the North

Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Discover out-of-the-way places like The Seven Sisters and Geiranger Sjokolade. Step out of the city life by going to Flydalsjuvet and Korsmyra - Hiking Track. Get out of town with these interesting Geiranger side-trips: Lovatnet (in Loen) and Stryn (Mount Skala & Stryn Sommerski). The adventure continues: head outdoors with Active Geiranger, see the interesting displays at Norwegian Fjord Centre, get great views at Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba, and pause for some serene contemplation at Geiranger Church.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Geiranger trip itinerary planner.

Waalwijk, The Netherlands to Geiranger is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Waalwijk in June: high temperatures in Geiranger hover around 18°C and lows are around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Geiranger

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 16 — 20:

Bergen

— 3 nights

City of Seven Mountains

A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Step off the beaten path and head to Gone Paddling AS and Bergenhus Festningsmuesum. Get in touch with nature at Mount Floyen and the Funicular and Hardangerfjord. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Fish Market, take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St John's Church.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bergen travel route builder.

Traveling by car from Geiranger to Bergen takes 7.5 hours. June in Bergen sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Voss Municipality.

Things to do in Bergen

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 20 — 23:

Voss Municipality

— 1 night
A vacation in Voss Municipality offers great opportunities for bird-watchers--more than 155 avian species live in the region, including the great egret and the European hobby.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Voss Folkemuseum, get interesting insight from Tours, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Tvindefossen.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Voss Municipality itinerary planner.

Getting from Bergen to Voss Municipality by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Voss Municipality can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Flam.

Things to do in Voss Municipality

Nature · Museums · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 23 — 24:

Flam

— 2 nights
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 25th (Fri): take an exotic tour of FjordSafari, then examine the collection at Flaamsbana Museet, then take in the dramatic scenery at Brekkefossen, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Rjoandefossen. On your second day here, enjoy breathtaking views from Stegastein Lookout, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kjosfossen Waterfall, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Naeroyfjord.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Flam journey tool.

Drive from Voss Municipality to Flam in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June in Flam, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can drive to Rjukan.

Things to do in Flam

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 24 — 26:

Rjukan

— 1 night
Rjukan is a town and the administrative centre of Tinn municipality in Telemark, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): catch a ride on Gaustabanen, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gaustatoppen, and then stroll through Krossobanen.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rjukan planner.

You can drive from Flam to Rjukan in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and car. When traveling from Flam in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Rjukan: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to drive to Oslo.

Things to do in Rjukan

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Nature
Find places to stay Jun 26 — 27:

Oslo

— 4 nights

Tiger City

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Explore hidden gems such as Frogner Park and The Well. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, get engrossed in the history at Fram Museum, see the interesting displays at Kon-Tiki Museum, and steep yourself in history at Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning).

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Oslo tour planning app.

You can drive from Rjukan to Oslo in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. June in Oslo sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Leknes.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Baths

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 27 — Jul 1:

Leknes, Vestvagoy

— 2 nights
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): explore and take pictures at Uttakleiv Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Haukland Beach, and then hike along Offersoykammen Hiking Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Lofoten Island, kick back and relax at Kvalvika Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Rambergstranda Beach.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Leknes day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Oslo to Leknes takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or drive. When traveling from Oslo in July, plan for slightly colder days in Leknes, with highs around 17°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Leknes

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 1 — 3:

Tromso

— 3 nights

Paris of the North

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.
Get in touch with nature at Polar Charter and Prestvannet Lake. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Tromso Botaniske Hage and Telegrafbukta Beach. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Grotfjord, hike along Coastal Hiking, admire the landmark architecture of The Arctic Cathedral, and explore the world behind art at Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Tromso trip planner.

Fly from Leknes to Tromso in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tromso

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 3 — 6:

Norway travel guide

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History Museums · Nightlife · Specialty Museums
Land of the Midnight Sun
Take a trip up north and visit Norway, the land of fjords, northern lights, unspoiled nature, and friendly communities. Norway is a haven for holidaymakers who enjoy the outdoors, with numerous resorts for downhill skiing and snowboarding, as well as countless trails for hiking in the summer or dog sledding and cross-country skiing in the winter. Norway's cities combine historical and modern architecture and feature a selection of museums, art galleries, and performance venues. Meanwhile, traditional ways of life, local customs, and crafts are celebrated in many open-air and ethnological museums across the land. Even though the country has a modern and elaborate system of roads, Norway continues to foster its ancient connection with the sea. Take to the waters yourself with tours of the scenic coast, fjords, or whale watching.