38 days in Southern Norway Itinerary

38 days in Southern Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kristiansand
— 8 nights
2
Spangereid
— 6 nights
3
Kvinesdal Municipality
— 6 nights
4
Hovden
— 6 nights
5
Tvedestrand
— 10 nights

8
nights
Kristiansand

Kristiansand ©
Kristiansand, historically Christianssand / Christiansand, is a city and municipality in Norway. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kristiansand: Grimstad (Heritage Walk, Grimstad's Archipelago, &more). There's lots more to do: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, laugh and play at Aquarama Bad, grab your bike and head to Baneheia, and brush up on your military savvy at Kristiansand Cannon Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kristiansand travel site.

Cape Town, South Africa to Kristiansand is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Cape Town to Kristiansand is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Cape Town in January, expect Kristiansand to be colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Spangereid.

Things to do in Kristiansand

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Grimstad, Kulturhuset i Vennesla
Find places to stay Jan 18 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Odderoya ©
Odderoya
Room Escape Games
Aquarama Bad ©
Aquarama Bad

6
nights
Spangereid

Spangereid ©
Spangereid is a former municipality in Vest-Agder county, Norway. Change things up with these side-trips from Spangereid: Mandal (Mandal library, Buen Kulturhus, &more), Farsund (Lista Lighthouse, Nordberg Fort, &more) and Flekkefjord (Fedrenes Minne Museum & Hagasen Kystbatteri). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sea views from Lindesnes Fyr, don't miss a visit to Kvasfossen - Sornorsk Laksesenter, relax in the rural setting at Lindland Farm, and see the interesting displays at Sjolingstad Woollen Mill.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Spangereid trip app.

Drive from Kristiansand to Spangereid in 1.5 hours. January in Spangereid sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Kvinesdal Municipality.

Things to do in Spangereid

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Mandal, Farsund, Lyngdal Municipality, Flekkefjord, Lindland Farm
Find places to stay Jan 27 — Feb 2:
Highlights from your plan
Lindesnes Fyr ©
Lindesnes Fyr
Sjosanden ©
Sjosanden
Furulunden ©
Furulunden

6
nights
Kvinesdal Municipality

Kvinesdal Municipality ©
Get out of town with these interesting Kvinesdal Municipality side-trips: Aseral Municipality (Bortelid Skisenter & Minne Aseral kultursenter), Flekkefjord (Fint Hjem, Hiking to the potholes at Brufjell, &more) and Sirdal Municipality (Lyseveien to Lysebotn, Bjornestad Skisenter, &more).

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kvinesdal Municipality trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Spangereid to Kvinesdal Municipality takes 2 hours. February in Kvinesdal Municipality sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Hovden.

Things to do in Kvinesdal Municipality

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Flekkefjord, Aseral Municipality, Sirdal Municipality, Elgtun
Find places to stay Feb 2 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Eikerapen Alpinsenter ©
Eikerapen Alpinsenter
Sirdal Skisenter ©
Sirdal Skisenter
Elgtun ©
Elgtun

6
nights
Hovden

Hovden ©
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hovden: Rysstad (Honnevje - Rysstad & Gloppefossen).

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Hovden trip maker.

You can drive from Kvinesdal Municipality to Hovden in 3.5 hours. On the 14th (Fri), you'll travel to Tvedestrand.

Things to do in Hovden

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Bykle Municipality, Rysstad, Setesdalsmuseet
Find places to stay Feb 8 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Hovden Alpinsenter ©
Hovden Alpinsenter
Hovdenuten ©
Hovdenuten
Byklestigen ©
Byklestigen

10
nights
Tvedestrand

Tvedestrand ©
Tvedestrand is a town and municipality in Aust-Agder county, Norway. Get out of town with these interesting Tvedestrand side-trips: Arendal (KUBEN - Aust-Agder Museum Og Arkiv, Merdøgaard skjærgårdsmuseum, &more), Grimstad (Gurebo Gard & Pandoras Fevik) and Risor (Risor Akvarium, Risor Kirke, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Naes Ironworks Museum, see the interesting displays at Eydehavn Museum, step off the mainland to explore Sandoya, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Lindeknuten Mountain.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Tvedestrand road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Hovden to Tvedestrand takes 4 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tvedestrand

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arendal, Risor, Amli, Grimstad, The Little Zoo
Find places to stay Feb 14 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
The Little Zoo ©
The Little Zoo
Smag & Behag Bjellandstrand ©
Smag & Behag Bjellandstrand
KUBEN - Aust-Agder Museum Og Arkiv ©
KUBEN - Aust-Agder Museum Og Arkiv