9 days in Norway Itinerary

9 days in Norway Itinerary

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Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  17 h
1
Oslo
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
2
Flam
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Bergen
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 15 min
4
Svolvaer
— 1 night
Fly:  8 h 15 min
5
Kirkenes
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
6
Tromso
— 2 nights
Fly:  17 h 15 min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet, take an in-depth tour of Viking Ship Museum, explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, thenwalk around Vigeland Park, and finally look for gifts at Cecilie Melli. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Kon-Tiki Museum, get engrossed in the history at Fram Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Nordisk bibelmuseum, and finally explore the historical opulence of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning).

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Oslo online trip planner.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Oslo is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Oslo, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in January: high temperatures in Oslo hover around 6°C and lows are around -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Flam.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum

1
night
Flam

Flam ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): take a memorable drive along Aurlandsvegen, enjoy breathtaking views from Stegastein Lookout, thenexamine the collection at Flaamsbana Museet, and finally explore the striking landscape at Naeroyfjord.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Flam tour website.

You can drive from Oslo to Flam in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. While traveling from Oslo, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Flam, ranging from highs of -2°C to lows of -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bergen.

Things to do in Flam

Scenic Drive Parks Nature

Side Trips

Western Norway, Stegastein Lookout
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Aurlandsvegen ©
Aurlandsvegen
Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Stegastein Lookout ©
Stegastein Lookout

1
night
Bergen

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
On the 5th (Tue), view the masterpieces at DMG GALLERY, take in the waterfront at Bryggen, thenshop like a local with Gunvor Handmade Illustration, thentake in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally hunt for treasures at Fish Market.

To see maps and more tourist information, use the Bergen trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Flam to Bergen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Flam in January: high temperatures in Bergen hover around 4°C and lows are around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Svolvaer.

Things to do in Bergen

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Fish Market
Fish Market

1
night
Svolvaer

Svolvaer
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 6th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Northern Norway Art Centre and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Glomtinden.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Svolvaer day trip site.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Svolvaer takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. When traveling from Bergen in January, plan for a bit cooler days in Svolvaer, with highs around 1°C, while nights are about the same with lows around -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kirkenes.

Things to do in Svolvaer

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Glomtinden

1
night
Kirkenes

Kirkenes ©
Kirkenes is a town in Sør-Varanger Municipality in Finnmark county, in the far northeastern part of Norway. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Varanger Museum, contemplate the long history of Andersgrotta WWII Bomb Shelter, thenmake a trip to Treriksroysa, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Kirkenes Church.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Kirkenes itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Svolvaer to Kirkenes takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Svolvaer, expect a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Kirkenes, ranging from highs of -9°C to lows of -17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Kirkenes

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Kirkenes Church ©
Kirkenes Church
Varanger Museum ©
Varanger Museum

2
nights
Tromso

Tromso ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of The Arctic Cathedral, thenexamine the collection at The Polar Museum, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Polaria.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Tromso online driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Kirkenes to Tromso in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In January, Tromso is somewhat warmer than Kirkenes - with highs of -1°C and lows of -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tromso

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral

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