5 days in Western Norway Itinerary

5 days in Western Norway Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Western Norway trip planner

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Fly
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Bergen
— 1 night
Drive
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Flam
— 1 night
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Bergen

— 1 night

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.
On the 2nd (Tue), take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene and then contemplate the long history of Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Hardangerfjord.

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Manila, Philippines to Bergen is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone changes from Philippine Standard Time (PST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -7 hour difference. In June, Bergen is cooler than Manila - with highs of 18°C and lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Flam.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites
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Flam

— 1 night
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 4th (Thu): examine the collection at Flaamsbana Museet, get interesting insight from Tours, then enjoy breathtaking views from Stegastein Lookout, and finally make a trip to Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Flam trip planner.

Getting from Bergen to Flam by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June in Flam, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Flam

Outdoors · Tours · Museums

Side Trip

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Western Norway travel guide

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Mountains · Flea Markets · Piers & Boardwalks
Admire the mighty glaciers, traverse the scenic fjords, and visit the historical cities of Western Norway, the country's traditional gateway to the world. From ancient fishermen and fierce Vikings, to medieval traders and modern industry, the area's link with the sea has never been broken. Whatever the season, Western Norway offers an abundance of opportunities for sightseeing and vacation activities. The region is a great destination for hiking, cycling, skiing, or fishing, while the charming villages and small coastal towns offer peaceful, friendly hospitality. Throughout the region you can find superb examples of traditional wooden architecture, and the larger urban centers, like Bergen and Stavanger, combine modern facilities with historical monuments. The area is famous for its seafood and fresh mountain water, so make sure to sample the local specialties.