15 days in Norway Itinerary

15 days in Norway Itinerary

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Fly to Alesund, Ferry to Geiranger
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Geiranger
— 1 night
Drive
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Andalsnes
— 1 night
Fly to Bergen, Ferry to Odda
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Odda
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bergen
— 1 night
Fly
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Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 2 nights
Drive
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Narvik
— 1 night
Bus to Tromsø Prostneset, Fly to Nordkapp Municipality
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Nordkapp Municipality
— 2 nights
Bus to Alta lufthavn, Fly to Oslo
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Oslo
— 4 nights
Fly

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Geiranger — 1 night

Pearl of the North

Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Geiranger Fjord.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Geiranger online sightseeing planner.

Helsinki, Finland to Geiranger is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Helsinki to Geiranger due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Helsinki in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Geiranger: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Andalsnes.
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Andalsnes — 1 night

Andalsnes is a town in Rauma Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. On the 20th (Sat), take in the awesome beauty at The Romsdalen Valley, take in the dramatic scenery at Stigfossen Waterfall, then admire all the interesting features of Trollstigen, and finally head outdoors with Nesaksla.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Andalsnes day trip planning site.

You can drive from Geiranger to Andalsnes in 2.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Andalsnes can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Odda.
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Odda — 2 nights

Odda is a municipality in Hordaland county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): hike along The Monk Steps, then appreciate the views at Husedalen Valley, and then admire the sheer force of Vidfossen Waterfall. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Trolltunga.

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Getting from Andalsnes to Odda by combination of flight and ferry takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Bergen.
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Bergen — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): see the interesting displays at Theta Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Bryggen, then hunt for treasures at Fish Market, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Bergen tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Odda to Bergen by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. August in Bergen sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can fly to Leknes.
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Leknes, Vestvagoy — 2 nights

Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. On the 24th (Wed), take in the exciting artwork at Galleri2, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then stroll through Hiking on the hills. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Rambergstranda Beach, step off the mainland to explore Lofoten Island, then look for gifts at Lofoten Gaver og Brukskunst AS, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Haukland Beach.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Leknes tour site.

You can fly from Bergen to Leknes in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Traveling from Bergen in August, you will find days in Leknes are a bit cooler (17°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can drive to Narvik.
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Narvik — 1 night

or Áhkanjárga is the third-largest town and municipality in Nordland county, Norway by population. On the 26th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Narvik Kjoretoyhistoriske Museum, get engrossed in the history at Narvik Krigsmuseum, and then appreciate the history behind Polish War Memorial.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Narvik itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Leknes to Narvik takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Narvik sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Nordkapp Municipality.
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Nordkapp Municipality — 2 nights

Some 200,000 visitors take a trip to Nordkapp Municipality every year, drawn by its two main attractions--North Cape and Knivskjellodden, considered by many the northernmost point of Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Bamse statue, surround yourself with nature on Arctic Guide Service, don't miss a visit to Gjesvaerstappan Nesting Cliffs, Nordkapp, then shop like a local with The Gallery - East of the Sun, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Kirkeporten in Skarsvag. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Nordkapphallen.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Nordkapp Municipality trip planner.

Getting from Narvik to Nordkapp Municipality by combination of bus and flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Narvik in August, you will find days in Nordkapp Municipality are slightly colder (15°C), and nights are about the same (10°C). On the 28th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Oslo.
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Oslo — 4 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.
Oslo is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, steep yourself in history at Norsk Folkemuseum, contemplate the waterfront views at Oslofjord, and take an in-depth tour of Fram Museum.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Oslo sightseeing planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Nordkapp Municipality to Oslo takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Nordkapp Municipality in August: highs in Oslo hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to fly back home.
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Norway travel guide

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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.
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Lofoten Islands travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · History Museums