9 days in Norway Itinerary

9 days in Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Tromso
— 1 night
2
Bodo
— 1 night
3
Bergen
— 1 night
4
Stavanger
— 2 nights
5
Oslo
— 2 nights

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Tromso

Tromso ©
The cultural and economic hub of northern Norway, Tromso boasts a historical city center containing one of the highest concentrations of wooden houses in Europe.
On the 6th (Thu), kick back and relax at Telegrafbukta Beach, then examine the collection at The Polar Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Arctic Cathedral, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Tromso Botaniske Hage.

To find maps and tourist information, refer to the Tromso trip planning site.

Salt Lake City, USA to Tromso is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. Traveling from Salt Lake City to Tromso, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Salt Lake City in August, with highs in Tromso at 57°F and lows at 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bodo.

Things to do in Tromso

Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
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Telegrafbukta Beach ©
Telegrafbukta Beach
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral

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Bodo

Bodo ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Ronvik, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stop by Craig Alibone Chocolate, then enjoy the sand and surf at Mjelle, and finally browse the different shops at Glasshuset.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Bodo trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Tromso to Bodo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bodo can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Bodo

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife
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Mjelle ©
Mjelle
Fishing Charters & Tours
Craig Alibone Chocolate ©
Craig Alibone Chocolate

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with Gunvor Handmade Illustration, view the masterpieces at DMG GALLERY, take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, then don't miss a visit to Fish Market, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Bergen sightseeing planning tool.

Fly from Bodo to Bergen in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Bergen are 63°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Stavanger.

Things to do in Bergen

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

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): view the masterpieces at Touscene, tour the pleasant surroundings at Vigdelstranden, kick back and relax at Borestranden Beach, then stroll through Orre Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Sele Beach. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Lervig Aktiebryggeri, kick back and relax at Halandsvannet, then stroll through Sande Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Sjobadet Myklebust, and finally take a stroll through Ovre Holmegate.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Stavanger vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Bergen to Stavanger by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Stavanger

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Sola Municipality, Borestranden Beach, Orre Beach, Sele Beach, Halandsvannet
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Orre Beach ©
Orre Beach
Borestranden Beach ©
Borestranden Beach
Halandsvannet ©
Halandsvannet

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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 11th (Tue): stroll around Vigeland Park, get engrossed in the history at Viking Ship Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, then explore the historical opulence of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), and finally admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Wed): kick back and relax at Storoyodden, get engrossed in the history at Fram Museum, and then take an in-depth tour of Kon-Tiki Museum.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Oslo trip planner.

You can fly from Stavanger to Oslo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Stavanger in August since evenings lows in Oslo dip to 47°F. On the 12th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Storoyodden
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Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum

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