8 days in Norway Itinerary

8 days in Norway Itinerary

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Bergen
— 1 night
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Voss Municipality
— 1 night
3
Flam
— 2 nights
4
Bodo
— 1 night
5
Oslo
— 2 nights

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Bergen

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
On the 15th (Sat), take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and then take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken, explore the galleries of Museum Lepramuseet St. Jorgens Hospital, steep yourself in history at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, then shop like a local with KODE Art Museums of Bergen, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bergen visit planner.

Rome, Italy to Bergen is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Rome in August, you will find days in Bergen are cooler (20°C), and nights are little chillier (13°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Voss Municipality.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene ©
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum

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Voss Municipality

Voss Municipality ©
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 17th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Tvindefossen, then trek along Bordalsgjelet Gorge, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally cross one thing off your bucket list with Skydive Voss.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Voss Municipality tour builder site.

Traveling by car from Bergen to Voss Municipality takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Voss Municipality can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can go by car to Flam.

Things to do in Voss Municipality

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
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Tvindefossen ©
Tvindefossen
Kayaking & Canoeing
Skydive Voss ©
Skydive Voss

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Flam

Flam ©
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.
On the 18th (Tue), trek along with FjordSafari, then see the interesting displays at Flaamsbana Museet, then take in the dramatic natural features at Naeroyfjord, and finally admire the sheer force of Brekkefossen. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Vindhellavegen, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Borgund Stave Church, then make a trip to Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Stegastein Lookout.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Flam day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Voss Municipality to Flam takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Flam are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Bodo.

Things to do in Flam

Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Aurlandsvangen, Borgund Stave Church, Naeroyfjord, Vindhellavegen
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FjordSafari ©
FjordSafari
Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Brekkefossen ©
Brekkefossen

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Bodo

On the 20th (Thu), get up close to creatures of the deep with Arctic Rib Event, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then learn about all things military at Norsk Luftfartsmuseum, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Bodomarka.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bodo tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Flam to Bodo takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Bodo

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors
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Safaris
Norsk Luftfartsmuseum ©
Norsk Luftfartsmuseum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): steep yourself in history at Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), see the interesting displays at Viking Ship Museum, then examine the collection at Kon-Tiki Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Fram Museum, and finally explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat): ponder the world of politics at Rådhuset, walk around Vigeland Park, then admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Oslo trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Bodo to Oslo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. While traveling from Bodo, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Oslo, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum ©
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum
Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum

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