22 days in Norway & Copenhagen Itinerary

22 days in Norway & Copenhagen Itinerary

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Oslo, Norway
— 2 nights
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Lillehammer, Norway
— 1 night
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Trondheim, Norway
— 1 night
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Alesund, Norway
— 1 night
Ferry
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Geiranger, Norway
— 2 nights
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Jotunheimen, Norway
— 1 night
Drive
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Jostedal, Norway
— 2 nights
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Bergen, Norway
— 2 nights
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Odda, Norway
— 1 night
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Flam, Norway
— 2 nights
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Stavanger, Norway
— 1 night
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Kristiansand, Norway
— 1 night
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Kragero Municipality, Norway
— 1 night
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Oslo, Norway — 2 nights

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 trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, walk around Vigeland Park, cast your line with Oslo Fjord Boat Fishing, and see the interesting displays at Viking Ship Museum.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Oslo itinerary builder.

Brussels, Belgium to Oslo is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Brussels in July, Oslo is a bit cooler at night with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Lillehammer.
Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Wildlife
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Lillehammer, Norway — 1 night

Lillehammer is a town and municipality in Oppland county, Norway. On the 26th (Tue), hit the slopes at Lillehammer Olympic Bob & LugeTrack and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mosetertoppen Rundt.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Lillehammer journey tool.

Traveling by car from Oslo to Lillehammer takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Oslo in July, plan for slightly colder days in Lillehammer, with highs around 19°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Trondheim.
Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Trails
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Trondheim, Norway — 1 night

The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
On the 27th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nidaros Cathedral and then get outside with Nature Tours - Day Trips.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Trondheim visit site.

Traveling by flight from Lillehammer to Trondheim takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Trondheim are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Alesund.
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Alesund, Norway — 1 night

A lively seaport renowned for its high concentration of Art Nouveau buildings, Alesund stretches over seven islands and features a compact city center almost entirely surrounded by water.
On the 28th (Thu), pause for some photo ops at Statute of Joachim Ronneberg, then stroll through Walk to Borgundgavlen, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tueneset and Hessabana.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Alesund day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Trondheim to Alesund takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Alesund can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can ride a ferry to Geiranger.
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Geiranger, Norway — 2 nights

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 29th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at The Seven Sisters and then don't miss a visit to Flydalsjuvet. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic natural features at Geiranger Fjord.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Geiranger trip maker website.

Ride a ferry from Alesund to Geiranger in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In July in Geiranger, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can drive to Jotunheimen.
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Jotunheimen, Norway — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Jotunheimen National Park.

To find where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Jotunheimen trip planner.

You can drive from Geiranger to Jotunheimen in 2.5 hours. In July in Jotunheimen, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel to Jostedal.
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Jostedal, Norway — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Styggevatnet og Austdalsvatnet. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nigardsbreen Glacier.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Jostedal driving holiday planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Jotunheimen to Jostedal. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Jotunheimen in July since evenings lows in Jostedal dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to fly to Bergen.
Nature · Parks · Wildlife
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Bergen, Norway — 2 nights

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 3rd (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Ulriken and then discover the deep blue sea with Gone Paddling AS. Keep things going the next day: cool off at Iskanten, then take in the waterfront at Bryggen, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally explore and take pictures at Fish Market.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Bergen trip maker website.

Getting from Jostedal to Bergen by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Odda.
Nature · Parks · Tours · Wildlife
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Odda, Norway — 1 night

Odda is a municipality in Hordaland county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Trolltunga.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Odda travel planner.

Getting from Bergen to Odda by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can drive to Flam.
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Flam, Norway — 2 nights

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 6th (Sat): get a dose of the wild on FjordSafari and then contemplate the waterfront views at Naeroyfjord. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Kjosfossen Waterfall.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Flam trip planner.

You can drive from Odda to Flam in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in August, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to fly to Stavanger.
Parks · Nature · Tours · Wildlife
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Stavanger, Norway — 1 night

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 8th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Hike Oygardstol to Langavatn via Kjerag and then admire the verdant scenery at Lysefjord.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Stavanger tour itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Flam to Stavanger takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Stavanger when traveling from Flam in August, with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to fly to Kristiansand.
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Kristiansand, Norway — 1 night

Kristiansand, historically Christianssand / Christiansand, is a city and municipality in Norway. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): stroll around Baneheia, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Dyreparken, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Som Church.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kristiansand trip tool.

You can fly from Stavanger to Kristiansand in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Kragero Municipality.
Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks
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Kragero Municipality, Norway — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): examine the collection at Berg - Kragero Museum and then explore the activities along Gunnarsholmen.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Kragero Municipality tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kristiansand to Kragero Municipality in 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Kragero Municipality are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Copenhagen.
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Copenhagen, Denmark — 3 nights

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Copenhagen is known for sightseeing, parks, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Rosenborg Castle, admire the masterpieces at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Denmark, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Our Lady - Copenhagen Cathedral.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Copenhagen trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kragero Municipality to Copenhagen. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.
Parks · Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
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Norway travel guide

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History Museums · Nightlife · Specialty Museums
Land of the Midnight Sun
Take a trip up north and visit Norway, the land of fjords, northern lights, unspoiled nature, and friendly communities. Norway is a haven for holidaymakers who enjoy the outdoors, with numerous resorts for downhill skiing and snowboarding, as well as countless trails for hiking in the summer or dog sledding and cross-country skiing in the winter. Norway's cities combine historical and modern architecture and feature a selection of museums, art galleries, and performance venues. Meanwhile, traditional ways of life, local customs, and crafts are celebrated in many open-air and ethnological museums across the land. Even though the country has a modern and elaborate system of roads, Norway continues to foster its ancient connection with the sea. Take to the waters yourself with tours of the scenic coast, fjords, or whale watching.