60 days in Eastern Norway Itinerary

60 days in Eastern Norway Itinerary

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Start: Ho Chi Minh City
Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Oslo
— 10 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
2
Fredrikstad
— 7 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Tonsberg
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Skien
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Rjukan
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Geilo
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
7
Lom
— 4 nights
Drive + Train:  2 h 45 min
8
Lillehammer
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
9
Hamar
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
10
Trysil Municipality
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  22 h
End: Ho Chi Minh City

10
nights
Oslo

Oslo ©
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 plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Viking Ship Museum, find something for the whole family at Norsk Folkemuseum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet, and examine the collection at Kon-Tiki Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Oslo journey builder.

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to Oslo is an approximately 16.5- hour flight. The time zone changes from Indochina Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in December, expect Oslo to be much colder, temps between 8°C and -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Fredrikstad.

Things to do in Oslo

Parks Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet ©

7
nights
Fredrikstad

Fredrikstad ©
Fredrikstad is a city and municipality in Østfold county, Norway. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fredrikstad: Hallanderiet (in Son), Mysen Kirke (in Mysen) and Solbergfoss Hydropower Plant (in Askim). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Roed Manor, take a stroll through Moellebyen Industrial Centre, kick back and relax at Maerrapanna Bathing and Recreational Area, and deepen your knowledge of military history at Fredriksten Festning (Fredriksten Fortress).

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Fredrikstad trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Oslo to Fredrikstad takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. While traveling from Oslo, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Fredrikstad, ranging from highs of 0°C to lows of -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Tonsberg.

Things to do in Fredrikstad

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Sarpsborg, Moss, Halden, Gressvik, Hallanderiet
Highlights from your plan
Fredriksten Festning (Fredriksten Fortress) ©
Foten Beach ©
Foten Beach
Saltholmen
Saltholmen

6
nights
Tonsberg

Tonsberg ©
Get out of town with these interesting Tonsberg side-trips: Lovoy Chapel (in Horten), Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium (in Vestfossen) and Villa Veierland (in Veierland).

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Tonsberg trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Fredrikstad to Tonsberg in 2 hours. January in Tonsberg sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Skien.

Things to do in Tonsberg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Horten, Sandefjord, Larvik, Stavern, Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium
Highlights from your plan
Fulehuk Lighthouse ©
Fulehuk Lighthouse
Saga Oseberg ©
Saga Oseberg
Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium ©
Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium

6
nights
Skien

Skien ©
Skien is a city and municipality in Telemark county, Norway. Get out of town with these interesting Skien side-trips: Lindheim Olkompani (in Gvarv), Langesund (Langoytangen fyr & Tangen Fort) and Molen (in Larvik). The adventure continues: hit the slopes at Vradal Panorama Ski Centre, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Skien Kirke, take in the dramatic scenery at Trollfoss, and see the interesting displays at Labro Museums.

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Traveling by car from Tonsberg to Skien takes 1.5 hours. January in Skien sees daily highs of -1°C and lows of -4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Rjukan.

Things to do in Skien

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Notodden, Langesund, Trollfoss, Lindheim Olkompani, Molen
Highlights from your plan
Molen ©
Molen
Lindheim Olkompani ©
Lindheim Olkompani
Seljord Church ©
Seljord Church

5
nights
Rjukan

Rjukan ©
Rjukan is a town and the administrative centre of Tinn municipality in Telemark, Norway. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rjukan: Rauland (Rauland Skisenter & Telemarkstunet), Nore og Uvdal Bygdetun (in Uvdal) and Hagan Chr. Skredsvigs Kunstnerhjem (in Eggedal). There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Gaustatoppen, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hardangervidda Nasjonalparksenter, fly down the slopes at Mosvatn, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Fagerfjell Skisenter.

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Traveling by car from Skien to Rjukan takes 2.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Skien in January since evenings lows in Rjukan dip to -8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Geilo.

Things to do in Rjukan

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Rauland, Nore og Uvdal Bygdetun, Hagan Chr. Skredsvigs Kunstnerhjem, Rollag stavkirke, Mosvatn
Highlights from your plan
Rauland Skisenter ©
Rauland Skisenter
Gaustatoppen ©
Gaustatoppen
Mosvatn ©
Mosvatn

5
nights
Geilo

Geilo ©
Geilo is a centre in the municipality of Hol in Norway, in the valley of Hallingdal, with around 2,300 inhabitants. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Geilo: Hemsedal (Solheisen Ski Center & Hemsedal Ski Centre), Hovet (Hallingskarvet Fjellbad & Hallingskarvet Skisenter Sudndalen) and Al (Al Outdoor Museum & Torpo stave church). And it doesn't end there: hit the slopes at Slaatta Skisenter - Geilo Snowsports, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hol Gamle Kyrkje, don't miss a visit to Uvdal Stave Church, and try your luck at Geilo Hestesenter.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Geilo trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Rjukan to Geilo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Rjukan in January, with highs in Geilo at -6°C and lows at -15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Lom.

Things to do in Geilo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Hemsedal, Hovet, Al, The Ustedalsfjord, Hol Gamle Kyrkje
Highlights from your plan
Dagali Fjellpark ©
Dagali Fjellpark
Slaatta Skisenter - Geilo Snowsports ©
Slaatta Skisenter - Geilo Snowsports
Uvdal Stave Church ©
Uvdal Stave Church

4
nights
Lom

Lom is a municipality in Oppland county, Norway. Change things up with these side-trips from Lom: Vagamo (Vaga Kyrkje & Besseggen), Beitostolen (Chapel of Lights & Nasjonale Turistveger Valdresflye) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Nedre Heidal). And it doesn't end there: relax in the rural setting at Myhre Gard, get a tailor-made plan with First and Foremost, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Galdhopiggen, and catch the contagious excitement of Raubergstulen.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Lom journey planner.

Traveling by car from Geilo to Lom takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and car; or do a combination of bus and car. In February in Lom, expect temperatures between -1°C during the day and -11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Lillehammer.

Things to do in Lom

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Vagamo, Beitostolen, River Rafting & Tubing, Myhre Gard
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Myhre Gard ©
Myhre Gard
Raubergstulen ©
Raubergstulen

6
nights
Lillehammer

Lillehammer ©
Lillehammer is a town and municipality in Oppland county, Norway. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lillehammer: Flokk - Skulptur-Stopp (in Sor-Fron Municipality), Gala Ski Arena (in Gala) and Favang (Kvitfjell Alpinanlegg & Kvitfjell). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_ski_the_day_away_in_the_pristine_settings_at Renaafjellet. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Maihaugen Open-Air Museum, fly down the slopes at Sjusjoen Ski Center, take in the exciting artwork at Galleri Zink, and take an in-depth tour of Bjornstjerne Bjornsons Home Aulestad.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Lillehammer vacation planning app.

Getting from Lom to Lillehammer by combination of car and train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Lillehammer can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Hamar.

Things to do in Lillehammer

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Sor-Fron Municipality, Ringebu Municipality, Eiktunet, Sjusjoen Ski Center, Renaafjellet
Highlights from your plan
Hafjell Alpinsenter ©
Hafjell Alpinsenter
Nordseter ©
Nordseter
Sjusjoen Ski Center ©
Sjusjoen Ski Center

6
nights
Hamar

Hamar ©
Hamar is a town and municipality in Hedmark county, Norway. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hamar: Elverum (Glomdalsmuseet & Norsk Skogmuseum), Lysthuset (in Ringsaker) and Haugfossen (in Rena). There's still lots to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Atlungstad Distillery, pause for some serene contemplation at Vang Church, walk around Koigen, and learn more about the world around you at Mammuthus.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Hamar holiday planner.

Drive from Lillehammer to Hamar in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Lillehammer in February, plan for a bit warmer nights in Hamar, with lows around -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive to Trysil Municipality.

Things to do in Hamar

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stange Municipality, Elverum, Hurdal Skisenter, Friluftsmuseet Stenberg, Lysthuset
Highlights from your plan
Norsk Skogmuseum ©
Norsk Skogmuseum
Mammuthus ©
Mammuthus
Hedmarksvidda ©
Hedmarksvidda

3
nights
Trysil Municipality

Trysil Municipality ©
Step out of Trysil Municipality to go to Engerdal Municipality and see Solen Alpinsenter, which is approximately 1h 15 min away.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Trysil Municipality attractions planning app.

Traveling by car from Hamar to Trysil Municipality takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Trysil Municipality

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Solen Alpinsenter
Highlights from your plan
Trysil Hestesenter ©
Trysil Hestesenter
Trysil Bike Arena ©
Trysil Bike Arena
Solen Alpinsenter ©
Solen Alpinsenter