15 days in Scotland, Northern Ireland & Norway Itinerary

15 days in Scotland, Northern Ireland & Norway Itinerary

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Belfast, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
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Bergen, Norway
— 3 nights

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, and get curious at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip planner.

Milwaukee, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 53°F in April, and nighttime lows around 37°F. On the 5th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Belfast.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
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Edinburgh Castle
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Geologic Formation
Arthur's Seat
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The Royal Mile
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Belfast, United Kingdom

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bushmills (Giant's Causeway & Bushmills Distillery), East Strand (in Portrush) and Ballintoy (Causeway Coastal Route & Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Titanic Belfast, pause for some serene contemplation at St George's Church, steep yourself in history at Crumlin Road Gaol, and look for all kinds of wild species at Broughshane Environment Waterfowl & Wildlife Trust.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Belfast holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to Belfast takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. April in Belfast sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 42°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Belfast

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

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World heritage site
Giant's Causeway
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Specialty Museum
Titanic Belfast
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World heritage site
Causeway Coastal Route
4.8

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Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©

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 historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), take an in-depth tour of Fram Museum, explore the world behind art at Munch Museum, and see the interesting displays at Kon-Tiki Museum.

For reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Oslo trip planner.

Getting from Belfast to Oslo by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Belfast to Oslo, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Oslo when traveling from Belfast in April, with lows around 29°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks
Highlights from your trip

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Bergen, Norway

Bergen ©

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.
On the 13th (Wed), shop like a local with DMG GALLERY, take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, examine the collection at Theta Museum, then stop by Julehuset - Christmas Shop, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Fish Market, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Lyderhorn, take in the awesome beauty at Ulriken, and then take in the pleasant sights at Stoltzekleiven.

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bergen online journey planner.

Getting from Oslo to Bergen by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Oslo in April since evenings lows in Bergen dip to 36°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bergen

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Bryggen
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Mountain
Ulriken
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