8 days in Norway Itinerary

8 days in Norway Itinerary

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Stavanger
— Few hours
2
Oslo
— 4 nights
3
Geiranger
— 1 day
4
Flam
— 1 night
5
Bergen
— 1 night

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Stavanger

Stavanger ©
The coastal city of Stavanger ranks among Norway's top culinary destinations, its fine restaurants and food fairs an increasingly popular attraction with impassioned foodies from around the globe.
On the 10th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stavanger Cathedral and then engage your brain at Norwegian Petroleum Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Stavanger trip planning tool.

London, UK to Stavanger is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. When traveling from London in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Stavanger, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Stavanger

Childrens Museums Museums Historic Sites
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Norwegian Petroleum Museum ©
Norwegian Petroleum Museum
Stavanger Cathedral ©
Stavanger Cathedral

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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.
Attractions like Vigeland Museum and Fram Museum make great kid-friendly stops. And it doesn't end there: stroll around Vigeland Park, see the interesting displays at Kon-Tiki Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Oslomarka, and get engrossed in the history at Viking Ship Museum.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Oslo trip planner.

Fly from Stavanger to Oslo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Stavanger in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Oslo, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Norsk Folkemuseum ©
Norsk Folkemuseum
Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum

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Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Geiranger Fjord.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Geiranger trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by combination of train and bus from Oslo to Geiranger takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Flam.

Things to do in Geiranger

Nature Parks
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Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Naeroyfjord, take a memorable drive along Aurlandsvegen, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Stegastein Lookout, and finally make a trip to Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route.

To find out how to plan a trip to Flam, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can take a bus from Geiranger to Flam in 9.5 hours. August in Flam sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bergen.

Things to do in Flam

Nature Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Aurlandsvangen, Western Norway
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Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Aurlandsvegen ©
Aurlandsvegen
Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route ©
Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route

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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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Bryggen, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, thenhunt for treasures at Fish Market, thenget curious at VilVite - Bergen Vitensenter, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Bergen trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Flam to Bergen takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Bergen are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bergen

Nature Parks Childrens Museums
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Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Ulriken ©
Ulriken

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