8 days in Norway Itinerary

8 days in Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Bus + Fly:  12 h 15 min
1
Bergen
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Oslo
— 4 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
End: New York City

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, get engrossed in the history at Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, get to know the fascinating history of Bryggen, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Fish Market. On the next day, trek along Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken, then take in the awesome beauty at Ulriken, and then see the interesting displays at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bergen day trip planning site.

New York City, USA to Bergen is an approximately 13- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Bergen is 6 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from New York City in May: high temperatures in Bergen hover around 56°F and lows are around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Bergen

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

4
nights
Oslo

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Oslo is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), ponder the world of politics at Rådhuset, admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, and get in on the family fun at Norsk Folkemuseum.

For photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Oslo route maker.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Oslo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. Traveling from Bergen in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 38°F in Oslo. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum

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