11 days in Kristiansand & Oppland Itinerary

11 days in Kristiansand & Oppland Itinerary

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Kristiansand
— 3 nights
Fly to Oslo Gardermoen Airport, Drive to Oyer Municipality
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Oyer Municipality
— 1 night
Drive
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Nedre Heidal
— 1 night
Drive
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Lom
— 2 nights
Drive to Oslo Gardermoen Airport, Fly to Seattle

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Kristiansand

— 3 nights
Kristiansand, historically Christianssand / Christiansand, is a city and municipality in Norway. When in Kristiansand, make a side trip to see Lindesnes Fyr in Spangereid, approximately Spangereid away. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ravnedalen Naturpark, head off the coast to Odderoya, get to know the resident critters at Dyreparken, and learn about all things military at Kristiansand Cannon Museum.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Kristiansand trip planner.

Seattle, USA to Kristiansand is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Traveling from Seattle in September, expect Kristiansand to be a bit cooler, temps between 62°F and 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Oyer Municipality.

Things to do in Kristiansand

Parks · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Spas

Side Trip

Oyer Municipality

— 1 night
On the 15th (Sun), get in on the family fun at Hunderfossen Eventyrpark. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Norwegian Road Museum, enjoy some diversion at Lillehammer Olympic Park, then make a trip to Lysgardsbakkene Ski Jumping Arena, and finally have fun and explore at Maihaugen Open-Air Museum.

Start your trip to Oyer Municipality by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kristiansand to Oyer Municipality. In September, Oyer Municipality is slightly colder than Kristiansand - with highs of 53°F and lows of 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to drive to Nedre Heidal.

Things to do in Oyer Municipality

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nedre Heidal

— 1 night
On the 17th (Tue), relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour and then get outside with Besseggen.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Nedre Heidal trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Oyer Municipality to Nedre Heidal takes 1.5 hours. September in Nedre Heidal sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 39°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Lom.

Things to do in Nedre Heidal

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trip

Lom

— 2 nights
Lom is a municipality in Oppland county, Norway. On the 18th (Wed), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Galdhopiggen, then don't miss a visit to Lom Stave church, then see the interesting displays at Fossheim Steinsenter, and finally appreciate the history behind The Saga Column. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Jotunheimen National Park.

For where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Lom travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Nedre Heidal to Lom in 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Lom are 53°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lom

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Oppland travel guide

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Theme Parks · Children’s Museums · Ski Areas
Take a short journey away from the fjord-rich coast and visit Oppland, an area of tall mountains, wide valleys, and clear lakes and rivers. The county is one of the rare landlocked regions of Norway, composed of wide countryside and peaceful, welcoming towns. The urban center of the region is the town of Lillehammer, host of the 1994 Winter Olympics, with its cultural attractions and ski resorts. Many historical sights are scattered throughout the area, including some of the best examples of traditional architecture. The region thrives on tourism and as such offers many opportunities to learn about local customs and taste the specialties of its cuisine. Things to do in the countryside include fishing, hiking, and driving along the county’s scenic roads, while in the wintertime it becomes a prime destination for winter sports.