24 days in Western Europe Itinerary

24 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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Oslo
— 5 nights
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Tromso
— 4 nights
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Svolvaer
— 2 nights
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Bergen
— 4 nights
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Flam
— 4 nights
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Stavanger
— 3 nights
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Oslo — 5 nights

Tiger City

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Semsvannet and 22. juli-senteret. Change things up with these side-trips from Oslo: Saga Oseberg (in Tonsberg) and Marinemuseet (The Norwegian Naval Museum) (in Horten). And it doesn't end there: experience rural life at Bogstad Farm, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Oslo Handverksdestilleri, step off the mainland to explore Lindoeya Island, and get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Oslo itinerary planner.

Chennai, India to Oslo is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Chennai to Oslo is minus 4.5 hours. In October, Oslo is cooler than Chennai - with highs of 13°C and lows of 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Tromso.
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Tromso — 4 nights

Paris of the North

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Perspektivet Museum and Grotfjord. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Tromsø Museum – Universitetsmuseet, take in the views from Tromso Bridge, pause for some serene contemplation at Tromso Domkirke, and learn about all things military at Tromso Defence Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Tromso online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Oslo to Tromso in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Oslo in October, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Tromso: temperatures range from 6°C by day to 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can fly to Svolvaer.
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Svolvaer — 2 nights

The largest town on the Lofoten Islands, Svolvaer serves as a good base from which to launch your tour of the archipelago.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Floya, then play a few rounds at Lofoten Links, and then stop by Engelskmannsbrygga i Henningsvaer. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at The Espolin Gallery, explore the world behind art at Lille Kabelvag art gallery and museum, then view the masterpieces at Northern Norway Art Centre, and finally sample some tasty brews at Lofotpils Brewery.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Svolvaer trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Tromso to Svolvaer in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tromso in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Svolvaer, with lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Bergen.
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Bergen — 4 nights

City of Seven Mountains

A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Step off the beaten path and head to Hardangerfjord and Room Escape Games. There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Bergenhus Festningsmuesum, contemplate the waterfront views at Lille Lungegaardsvannet, pause for some photo ops at Sailor's Monument, and don't miss a visit to Ludvig Holberg Statue.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bergen tour itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Svolvaer to Bergen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. While traveling from Svolvaer, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Bergen, ranging from highs of 14°C to lows of 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Flam.
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Flam — 4 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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Flamsbana Museet and Stalheimskleiva. Change things up with these side-trips from Flam: Gudvangen (Kjelfossen Waterfall & The Magic White Caves in Gudvangen) and Hallingskarvet National Park (in Geilo). And it doesn't end there: hike along Aurlandsdalen, take a memorable drive along Aurlandsvegen, admire the sheer force of Rjoandefossen, and see the interesting displays at Aurland Shoe Factory and Economusee.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Flam trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bergen to Flam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Bergen in October, with highs in Flam at 8°C and lows at 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Stavanger.
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Stavanger — 3 nights

Oil Capital

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 23rd (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Sjobadet Myklebust, then enjoy the sand and surf at Borestranden Beach, and then let little ones run wild at Veras Lekeland. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind Mollebukta, see the interesting displays at Breidablikk, then stop by byBrun, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Vaulen Beach.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Stavanger travel planning site.

You can fly from Flam to Stavanger in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Flam in October: high temperatures in Stavanger hover around 14°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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