31 days in Norway Itinerary

31 days in Norway Itinerary

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Oslo
— 4 nights
Fly
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Roros
— 2 nights
Drive
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Trondheim
— 2 nights
Fly
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Tromso
— 4 nights
Fly
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Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 3 nights
Drive
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Svolvaer
— 3 nights
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Bus to Evenes, Fly to Molde, Bus to Linge ferjekai, Ferry to Geiranger
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Geiranger
— 3 nights
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Lom
— 1 night
Drive
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Flam
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bergen
— 3 nights
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Stavanger
— 3 nights
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Oslo — 4 nights

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning) and Oslomarka. Visiting Nordmarka and Zipline will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, ponder the world of politics at Rådhuset, see the interesting displays at Munch Museum, and stroll around Vigeland Park.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Oslo route maker app.

Manchester, UK to Oslo is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car, train, and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manchester to Oslo. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Manchester in August since evenings lows in Oslo dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Roros.
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Roros — 2 nights

Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Roros Museum Smelthytta and then surround yourself with nature on Roros Husky Day Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): examine the collection at Roros Museum Olav's Mine and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Forollhogna Mountains.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Roros trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Oslo to Roros in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Oslo in August: high temperatures in Roros hover around 18°C and lows are around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Trondheim.
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Trondheim — 2 nights

The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nidaros Cathedral and then surround yourself with nature on Nature Tours - Day Trips. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum, pause for some serene contemplation at Ilen Kirke, and then don't miss a visit to Torvet.

For where to stay and other tourist information, go to the Trondheim trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Roros to Trondheim takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Roros in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Trondheim, with lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Tromso.
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Tromso — 4 nights

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Arctic Cathedral and Troll Museum. Step out of the city life by going to Polar Charter and The Lyngen Alps. Next up on the itinerary: hit the slopes at Tromsoe Alpinsenter, admire the natural beauty at Tromso Botaniske Hage, examine the collection at Tromsø Museum – Universitetsmuseet, and stop by Tromso Arctic Gifts & Souvenirs.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Tromso using our trip planner.

Getting from Trondheim to Tromso by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Trondheim in August: high temperatures in Tromso hover around 16°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to fly to Leknes.
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Leknes, Vestvagoy — 3 nights

Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Explore hidden gems such as Haukland Beach and Lofoten Diving. Escape the urban bustle at Himmeltinden and Offersoykammen Hiking Trail. There's much more to do: stroll through Justadtinden, hike along Holandsmelen Hiking Trail, and look for gifts at Lofoten Gaver og Brukskunst AS.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Leknes trip maker app.

You can fly from Tromso to Leknes in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Leknes are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Svolvaer.
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Svolvaer — 3 nights

The largest town on the Lofoten Islands, Svolvaer serves as a good base from which to launch your tour of the archipelago.
On the 17th (Wed), cast your line with a fishing tour, then examine the collection at Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Floya. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with Northern Norway Art Centre, get a taste of the local shopping with Gallery Dagfinn Bakke, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kabelvag Church.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Svolvaer travel app.

Getting from Leknes to Svolvaer by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Svolvaer can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Geiranger.
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Side Trip

Geiranger — 3 nights

Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to The Seven Sisters and Ornevegen - Ornesvingen. Get outdoors at Geiranger Fjord and Stryn Sommerski. It doesn't end there: hike along Losta.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Geiranger online tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and ferry from Svolvaer to Geiranger takes 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. August in Geiranger sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can take a bus to Lom.
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Lom — 1 night

Lom is a municipality in Oppland county, Norway. On the 23rd (Tue), take in the awesome beauty at Galdhopiggen and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lom Stave church.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Lom day trip planning website.

Traveling by bus from Geiranger to Lom takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Geiranger in August: high temperatures in Lom hover around 17°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Flam.
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Flam — 2 nights

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 24th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Undredal Stave Church, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then contemplate the long history of Otternes Bygdetun. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Rjoandefossen, then hike along Flam Hiking AS, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Flam Church.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Flam trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Lom to Flam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Flam can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bergen.
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Bergen — 3 nights

A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Bryggen and Gamle Bergen Museum - Bymuseet i Bergen are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum and St John's Church. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, brush up on your military savvy at Bergenhus Festningsmuesum, and hunt for treasures at Fish Market.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bergen tour planner.

Drive from Flam to Bergen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Bergen are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Stavanger.
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Stavanger — 3 nights

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.
Get in touch with nature at MS Rapp and Tide Reiser Kjerag. Get a sense of the local culture at Norsk Hermetikkmuseum and Stavanger Museum of Fine Arts. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Stavanger Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Gamle Stavanger, and see the interesting displays at Breidablikk.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Stavanger road trip planning tool.

Getting from Bergen to Stavanger by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Stavanger are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Norway travel guide

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History Museums · Nightlife · Specialty Museums
Land of the Midnight Sun
Take a trip up north and visit Norway, the land of fjords, northern lights, unspoiled nature, and friendly communities. Norway is a haven for holidaymakers who enjoy the outdoors, with numerous resorts for downhill skiing and snowboarding, as well as countless trails for hiking in the summer or dog sledding and cross-country skiing in the winter. Norway's cities combine historical and modern architecture and feature a selection of museums, art galleries, and performance venues. Meanwhile, traditional ways of life, local customs, and crafts are celebrated in many open-air and ethnological museums across the land. Even though the country has a modern and elaborate system of roads, Norway continues to foster its ancient connection with the sea. Take to the waters yourself with tours of the scenic coast, fjords, or whale watching.
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Lofoten Islands travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · History Museums