13 days in Western Europe Itinerary

13 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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Kristiansand
— 1 night
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Lyngdal Municipality
— 1 night
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Flekkefjord
— 1 night
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Forsand Municipality
— 2 nights
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Stavanger
— 1 night
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Akrehamn
— 1 night
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Bergen
— 1 night
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Geiranger
— 1 night
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Kristiansund
— 1 night
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Oslo
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Kristiansand — 1 night

Kristiansand, historically Christianssand / Christiansand, is a city and municipality in Norway. To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kristiansand tour itinerary planner.

Rome, Italy to Kristiansand is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also drive. When traveling from Rome in July, plan for cooler days in Kristiansand, with highs around 24°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 13°C. On the 4th (Mon), you're off to Lyngdal Municipality.
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Lyngdal Municipality — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): stroll through Hike to Skrelia and then cool off at Sorlandsbadet.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Lyngdal Municipality itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kristiansand to Lyngdal Municipality in 1.5 hours. July in Lyngdal Municipality sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can go by car to Flekkefjord.
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Flekkefjord — 1 night

Flekkefjord is a municipality in Vest-Agder county, Norway. On the 5th (Tue), steep yourself in history at The Dutch Town, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hiking to the potholes at Brufjell, and then stop by Fint Hjem.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Flekkefjord day trip planner.

You can drive from Lyngdal Municipality to Flekkefjord in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Forsand Municipality.
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Forsand Municipality — 2 nights

With a cluster of villages surrounded by untouched nature, Forsand Municipality is a great destination for those looking to immerse themselves in scenic surroundings, far from the city bustle.
On the 6th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Veraland and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kjerag. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Storafjellet gapahuk and then get great views at Pulpit Rock.

To see photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Forsand Municipality online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Flekkefjord to Forsand Municipality in 2.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive to Stavanger.
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Stavanger — 1 night

The coastal city of Stavanger ranks among Norway's top culinary destinations, its fine restaurants and food fairs an increasingly popular attraction with impassioned foodies from around the globe.
On the 8th (Fri), take a memorable tour with The Stavanger region sailing experience, then see the interesting displays at Viking House, and then visit Ovre Holmegate.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Stavanger tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Forsand Municipality to Stavanger in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Akrehamn.
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Akrehamn — 1 night

or Åkrahamn is a small town in Karmøy municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): see Akrasanden, Akrehamn and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sandvesanden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Vigsnes Mining Museum and then contemplate the long history of Nordvegen History Centre and Viking Settlement.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Akrehamn tour itinerary site.

Drive from Stavanger to Akrehamn in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bergen.
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Bergen — 1 night

A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
On the 11th (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Bryggen, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and then shop like a local with Fish Market.

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Getting from Akrehamn to Bergen by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Geiranger.
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Geiranger — 1 night

Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
On the 12th (Tue), explore the striking landscape at Geiranger Fjord.

Discover how to plan a Geiranger trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Bergen to Geiranger takes 7.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kristiansund.
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Kristiansund — 1 night

Kristiansund is a city and municipality on the western coast of Norway in the Nordmøre district of Møre og Romsdal county. On the 13th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Molladalen and then trek along The Fjord Route.

Plan trip to Kristiansund with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Geiranger to Kristiansund takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, daytime highs in Kristiansund are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Oslo.
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Oslo — 1 night

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), stroll around Vigeland Park, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Oslofjord. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Karl Johans gate and then admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Oslo online trip builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kristiansund to Oslo. When traveling from Kristiansund in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Oslo: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Western Norway travel guide

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Admire the mighty glaciers, traverse the scenic fjords, and visit the historical cities of Western Norway, the country's traditional gateway to the world. From ancient fishermen and fierce Vikings, to medieval traders and modern industry, the area's link with the sea has never been broken. Whatever the season, Western Norway offers an abundance of opportunities for sightseeing and vacation activities. The region is a great destination for hiking, cycling, skiing, or fishing, while the charming villages and small coastal towns offer peaceful, friendly hospitality. Throughout the region you can find superb examples of traditional wooden architecture, and the larger urban centers, like Bergen and Stavanger, combine modern facilities with historical monuments. The area is famous for its seafood and fresh mountain water, so make sure to sample the local specialties.
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