60 days in Norway Itinerary

60 days in Norway Itinerary

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Oslo
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Lillehammer
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Hamar
— 1 night
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Honefoss
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Geilo
— 1 night
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Rjukan
— 1 night
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Kongsberg
— 1 night
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Notodden
— 1 night
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Drammen
— 1 night
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Halden
— 1 night
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Fredrikstad
— 1 night
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Tonsberg
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Larvik
— 1 night
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Skien
— 1 night
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Kragero Municipality
— 1 night
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Kristiansand
— 1 night
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Egersund
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Stavanger
— 2 nights
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Forsand Municipality
— 1 night
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Haugesund
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Odda
— 1 night
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Bergen
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Voss Municipality
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Flam
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Balestrand
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Stryn
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Geiranger
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Andalsnes
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Alesund
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Kristiansund
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Sunndal Municipality
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Oppdal
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Roros
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Trondheim
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Kirkenes
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Vardo
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Karasjok
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Nordkapp Municipality
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Hammerfest
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Alta
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Tromso
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Narvik
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Svolvaer
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Bodo
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Mosjoen
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Bronnoysund
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Verdal
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Dombas
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Kongsvinger
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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.
You'll explore and learn at Holmenkollen Ski Museum and Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum). Munch and Oslomarka are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Rådhuset, contemplate the waterfront views at Bygdøy, ski along the peaceful trails at Nordmarka, and steep yourself in history at Oslo Cathedral (Oslo Domkirke).

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Oslo trip itinerary website.

Reykjavik, Iceland to Oslo is an approximately 6-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Reykjavik to Oslo is 1 hour. Traveling from Reykjavik in June, expect nights in Oslo to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Lillehammer.
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Lillehammer — 1 night

Lillehammer is a town and municipality in Oppland county, Norway. On the 14th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Maihaugen Open-Air Museum, then fly down the slopes at Lillehammer Olympic Bob & LugeTrack, and then don't miss a visit to Lysgardsbakkene Ski Jumping Arena.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Lillehammer online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Oslo to Lillehammer takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Oslo in June, plan for slightly colder days in Lillehammer, with highs around 16°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Hamar.
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Hamar — 1 night

Hamar is a town and municipality in Hedmark county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Hamar Domkirke and then get engrossed in the history at Anno Museum Domkirkeodden.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Hamar driving holiday planning tool.

You can drive from Lillehammer to Hamar in 1.5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Lillehammer in June: high temperatures in Hamar hover around 21°C and lows are around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Honefoss.
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Honefoss — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): take some stellar pictures from King's View, walk around Fengselet, and then examine the collection at Honefoss Trekkspillmuseum.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Honefoss vacation maker website.

You can drive from Hamar to Honefoss in 2 hours. In June in Honefoss, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Geilo.
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Geilo — 1 night

Geilo is a centre in the municipality of Hol in Norway, in the valley of Hallingdal, with around 2,300 inhabitants. Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sangefjell Outdoor Cathedral and then make a trip to Hol Gamle Kyrkje.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Geilo trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Honefoss to Geilo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Honefoss in June, expect nights in Geilo to be about the same, around 6°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Rjukan.
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Rjukan — 1 night

Rjukan is a town and the administrative centre of Tinn municipality in Telemark, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): examine the collection at Norwegian Industrial Workers Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Rjukan attractions planner.

Drive from Geilo to Rjukan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Geilo in June, with highs in Rjukan at 22°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kongsberg.
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Kongsberg — 1 night

Kongsberg is a town and municipality in Buskerud county, Norway.The city was founded in 1624 under the name Konings Bierg by Danish-Norwegian king Christian IV as a mining community. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at The Lagdal Folk Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kongsberg Church, and then see the interesting displays at Norwegian Mining Museum.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Kongsberg travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Rjukan to Kongsberg takes 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Kongsberg can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Notodden.
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Notodden — 1 night

Notodden is a city and municipality in Telemark county, Norway. To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Notodden trip site.

You can drive from Kongsberg to Notodden in an hour. June in Notodden sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. On the 20th (Mon), you're off to Drammen.
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Drammen — 1 night

Drammen is a city in Buskerud, Norway. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Gulskogen Manor, identify plant and animal life at Semsvannet, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Asker Church. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Spiralen and then pause for some serene contemplation at Bragernes Kirke.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Drammen online holiday planner.

Getting from Notodden to Drammen by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to Halden.
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Halden — 1 night

Halden , between 1665 and 1928 known as Frederikshald, is both a town and a municipality in Østfold county, Norway. To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Halden online route builder.

Getting from Drammen to Halden by car takes about 2 hours. June in Halden sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. You will leave for Fredrikstad on the 22nd (Wed).
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Fredrikstad — 1 night

Fredrikstad is a city and municipality in Østfold county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): take in the waterfront at Isegran, take an in-depth tour of Whaling Museum in the Old Town, then don't miss a visit to The Fortified Town, and finally examine the collection at Gamlebyen Miniature Railroad. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Kongsten Fort and then look and learn at Inspiria Science Center.

Before you visit Fredrikstad, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Halden to Fredrikstad in an hour. In June, daytime highs in Fredrikstad are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Tonsberg.
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Tonsberg — 1 night

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Tonsberg trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Fredrikstad to Tonsberg in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In June, daily temperatures in Tonsberg can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 24th (Fri), you'll travel to Larvik.
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Larvik — 1 night

Larvik is a town and municipality in Vestfold county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Vestfoldmuseene IKS, Hvalfangstmuseet and then take in the pleasant sights at Fredriksvern Verft.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Larvik attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Tonsberg to Larvik takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Skien.
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Skien — 1 night

Skien is a city and municipality in Telemark county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Skien Kirke, then explore the engaging exhibits at DuVerden Maritime Museum + Science Centre, then get engrossed in the history at Telemark Museum, and finally walk around Brekkeparken.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Skien vacation builder website.

Drive from Larvik to Skien in an hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Kragero Municipality.
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Kragero Municipality — 1 night

On the 26th (Sun), admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Little Zoo, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Risor Akvarium, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Risor Kirke. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Mon): explore the activities along Gunnarsholmen and then admire the masterpieces at The Kittelsen House.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kragero Municipality online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Skien to Kragero Municipality in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In June, daytime highs in Kragero Municipality are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kristiansand.
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Kristiansand — 1 night

Kristiansand, historically Christianssand / Christiansand, is a city and municipality in Norway. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): grab your bike and head to Baneheia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kristiansand Domkirke, then brush up on your military savvy at Kristiansand Cannon Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Som Church.

For reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Kristiansand trip builder.

Traveling by car from Kragero Municipality to Kristiansand takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Egersund.
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Egersund — 1 night

Egersund is a town in Eigersund municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. On the 29th (Wed), enjoy the sea views from Eigeroy Fyr, examine the collection at Egersund Fayance Museum, and then look for gifts at Egersund Chokoladefabrik & Co.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Egersund trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Kristiansand to Egersund by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. When traveling from Kristiansand in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Egersund: temperatures range from 18°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can go by car to Stavanger.
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Stavanger — 2 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.
On the 30th (Thu), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then pause for some serene contemplation at Stavanger Cathedral, then have fun and explore at Norsk Hermetikkmuseum, and finally contemplate the long history of Gamle Stavanger.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Stavanger trip builder tool.

Drive from Egersund to Stavanger in 1.5 hours. In June in Stavanger, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can go by car to Forsand Municipality.
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Forsand Municipality — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Kjerag.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Forsand Municipality trip maker website.

You can drive from Stavanger to Forsand Municipality in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Forsand Municipality can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Haugesund.
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Haugesund — 1 night

is a town and municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Dokken Museum, then see Akrasanden, Akrehamn, and then examine the collection at Vigsnes Mining Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Karmsund Folkemuseum, get engrossed in the history at Arquebus War History Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Nordvegen History Centre and Viking Settlement.

For other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Haugesund visit planning site.

Drive from Forsand Municipality to Haugesund in 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Haugesund can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Odda.
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Odda — 1 night

Odda is a municipality in Hordaland county, Norway. To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Odda trip tool.

You can drive from Haugesund to Odda in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Haugesund in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Odda, with lows of 11°C. On the 4th (Mon), you're off 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.
Get some historical perspective at Bryggen and Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum. Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene and Theta Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from Bergen with a short trip to The Coastal Museum in Oygarden in Rong, about 1h 5 min away. There's more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular and take in the waterfront at Fish Market.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bergen planning website.

Drive from Odda to Bergen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In July in Bergen, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can drive to Voss Municipality.
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Voss Municipality — 1 night

A vacation in Voss Municipality offers great opportunities for bird-watchers--more than 155 avian species live in the region, including the great egret and the European hobby.
On the 7th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Voss Folkemuseum.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Voss Municipality trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Bergen to Voss Municipality in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 11°C. On the 8th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Flam.
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Flam — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): examine the collection at Flamsbana Museet and then contemplate the waterfront views at Naeroyfjord.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Flam road trip planner.

Drive from Voss Municipality to Flam in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. You'll set off for Balestrand on the 9th (Sat).
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Balestrand — 1 night

Balestrand is a municipality in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. On the 9th (Sat), examine the collection at Norsk Reiselivsmuseum and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Olav's Church. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape at Sognefjorden and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sognefjord Akvarium.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Balestrand trip planner.

Ride a ferry from Flam to Balestrand in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in July, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Stryn.
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Stryn — 1 night

Stryn is a municipality in the county of Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. On the 11th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Olden and then cruise along Lovatnet.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Stryn road trip planning website.

You can drive from Balestrand to Stryn in 3.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Stryn are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 14°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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Geiranger Fjord.

Planning Geiranger trip won't be overwhelming when you use Inspirock's itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Stryn to Geiranger takes 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Geiranger can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Andalsnes.
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Andalsnes — 1 night

Andalsnes is a town in Rauma Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Andalsnes online trip builder.

Drive from Geiranger to Andalsnes in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. You'll set off for Alesund on the 13th (Wed).
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Alesund — 1 night

A lively seaport renowned for its high concentration of Art Nouveau buildings, Alesund stretches over seven islands and features a compact city center almost entirely surrounded by water.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Alnes Lighthouse and then examine the collection at Jugendstilsenteret and Kunstmuseet Kube.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Alesund trip planner.

You can drive from Andalsnes to Alesund in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. July in Alesund sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to 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 14th (Thu), examine the collection at Mellemvaerftet Old Shipbuilding Museum and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grip Stave Church.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Kristiansund trip planner.

Traveling by car from Alesund to Kristiansund takes 3.5 hours. In July in Kristiansund, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Sunndal Municipality.
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Sunndal Municipality — 1 night

Sunndal Municipality is a municipality in the Nordmøre region located in the northeast part of Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): appreciate the views at Innerdalen Valley and then take in the dramatic scenery at Vinnufossen.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Sunndal Municipality trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Kristiansund to Sunndal Municipality with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Oppdal.
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Oppdal — 1 night

Oppdal is a village and municipality in Sør-Trøndelag county, Norway. On the 16th (Sat), have fun and explore at Oppdalsmuseet, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church at Kvikne, and then experience rural life at Mjuklia.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Oppdal trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sunndal Municipality to Oppdal. Traveling from Sunndal Municipality in July, Oppdal is a bit cooler at night with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to drive to Roros.
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Roros — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Roros Museum Olav's Mine, then get engrossed in the history at Roros Museum Smelthytta, and then take in the awesome beauty at Slegghaugan.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Roros trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Oppdal to Roros in 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Roros can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Trondheim.
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Trondheim — 3 nights

The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Rockheim and Kristiansten Fortress. Do some cultural sightseeing at Nidaros Cathedral and Munkholmen batteri. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Bakklandet, hike along Bymarka, and see the interesting displays at Ringve Museum.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Trondheim road trip planning 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 July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Trondheim, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Thu) to allow time for the flight to Kirkenes.
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Kirkenes — 1 night

Kirkenes is a town in Sør-Varanger Municipality in Finnmark county, in the far northeastern part of Norway. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Grenselandmuseet and then don't miss a visit to Andersgrotta WWII Bomb Shelter.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Kirkenes tour app.

Traveling by flight from Trondheim to Kirkenes takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Trondheim in July, expect nights in Kirkenes to be about the same, around 10°C, while days are slightly colder, around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Vardo.
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Vardo — 1 night

is a municipality in Finnmark county in the extreme northeastern part of Norway. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): appreciate the history behind Steilneset Memorial, then head off the coast to Hornoya, and then see the interesting displays at The Pomor Museum.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Vardo online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Kirkenes to Vardo takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Kirkenes in July, expect nights in Vardo to be about the same, around 10°C, while days are slightly colder, around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Karasjok.
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Karasjok — 1 night

Karasjok or Kárášjohka or Kaarasjoki is a municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Rappa Waterfalls and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Rundtur – Flyplassgjerdet. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Sapmi Park.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Karasjok trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Vardo to Karasjok in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Vardo in July, expect nights in Karasjok to be about the same, around 10°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can go by car to Nordkapp Municipality.
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Nordkapp Municipality — 1 night

Some 200,000 visitors take a trip to Nordkapp Municipality every year, drawn by its two main attractions--North Cape and Knivskjellodden, considered by many the northernmost point of Europe.
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You can drive from Karasjok to Nordkapp Municipality in 4 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Karasjok in July, you will find days in Nordkapp Municipality are a bit cooler (14°C), and nights are about the same (10°C). You'll set off for Hammerfest on the 26th (Tue).
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Hammerfest — 1 night

Hammerfest is a municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. On the 26th (Tue), take an in-depth tour of The Polar Bear Society, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hammerfest Church, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Reconstruction for Finnmark and Northern Troms, and finally make a trip to Fountain Mother and Child. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Sorvaer Church, take some stellar pictures from Salen Lookout, and then don't miss a visit to Struve Geodetic Arc.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Hammerfest trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Nordkapp Municipality to Hammerfest takes 3.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Hammerfest are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Alta.
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Alta — 1 night

Alta is the most populated municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Alta online travel route builder.

Traveling by car from Hammerfest to Alta takes 2.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Alta are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. On the 28th (Thu), you'll travel to Tromso.
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Tromso — 1 night

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.
On the 28th (Thu), see the interesting displays at The Polar Museum and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Arctic Cathedral.

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You can fly from Alta to Tromso in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. In July, daytime highs in Tromso are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to Narvik.
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Narvik — 1 night

or Áhkanjárga is the third-largest town and municipality in Nordland county, Norway by population. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Narvik Church, then get engrossed in the history at Narvik museum, then fly down the slopes at Narvikfjellet, and finally appreciate the history behind Hiroshima Stone. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Narvik Krigsmuseum and then see the interesting displays at Narvik Kjoretoyhistoriske Museum.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Narvik trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Tromso to Narvik by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tromso in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Narvik, with lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Svolvaer.
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Svolvaer — 1 night

The largest town on the Lofoten Islands, Svolvaer serves as a good base from which to launch your tour of the archipelago.
On the 31st (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Kabelvag Church and then examine the collection at Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum.

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Svolvaer holiday builder website.

Traveling by car from Narvik to Svolvaer takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Svolvaer are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to fly to Bodo.
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Bodo — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): see the interesting displays at Bodo Domkirke, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bodin Church, and then learn about all things military at Norsk Luftfartsmuseum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bodo tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Svolvaer to Bodo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In July, daytime highs in Bodo are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can drive to Mosjoen.
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Mosjoen — 1 night

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Traveling by car from Bodo to Mosjoen takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August in Mosjoen, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. On the 2nd (Tue), you'll travel to Bronnoysund.
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Bronnoysund — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Bronnoy Kirke, take a memorable drive along Bronnoysundbrua, then explore the striking landscape at Torghatten, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Norsk Havbrukssenter.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Bronnoysund online holiday planner.

You can drive from Mosjoen to Bronnoysund in 2.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Bronnoysund can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Verdal.
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Verdal — 1 night

Verdal is a municipality in Nord-Trøndelag county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Stiklestad Church and then take an in-depth tour of Stiklestad Nasjonale Kultursenter.

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Getting from Bronnoysund to Verdal by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive. August in Verdal sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Dombas.
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Dombas — 1 night

The village of lies in the Dovre municipality and serves as an administrative center in the upper Gudbrandsdal, Norway. On the 4th (Thu), learn more about the world around you at Lesja Bygdemuseum, then stop by Sore Brekka, and then see the interesting displays at Dombas Nasjonalparksenter.

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You can drive from Verdal to Dombas in 4.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Kongsvinger.
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Kongsvinger — 1 night

Kongsvinger is a town and is a municipality in Hedmark county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Kongsvinger Fortress and then don't miss a visit to Kongsvinger Norway Fortress and Old Town. On the 6th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the ancient world of Nes Church Ruins and then examine the collection at Gamle Hvam Museum.

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You can drive from Dombas to Kongsvinger in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. August in Kongsvinger sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Oslo.
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Oslo — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, then examine the collection at Kon-Tiki Museum, and then get engrossed in the history at Fram Museum.

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You can drive from Kongsvinger to Oslo in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to fly back home.
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Norway travel guide

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Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Art 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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Southern Norway travel guide

4.2
Zoos · Room Escape Games · Lighthouses
Visit diverse communities, explore lush nature, and go on a sailing trip around the scenic shores of Southern Norway. Life here is largely focused on the coast, and many of the region’s settlements are located by the sea. Larger cities like Kristiansand and Arendal are the area's cultural and economic centers, offering all the amenities of urban surroundings, with plenty of sightseeing and entertainment opportunities. Other coastal settlements are mainly peaceful port towns, where life goes at slower pace. Further inland, you can find a selection of idyllic villages, where many of the locals still practice traditional crafts, and where you can visit different historical attractions. This area is a prime destination for spending time outdoors, fishing in lakes and rivers, hiking, and enjoying winter sports.
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Western Norway travel guide

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Mountains · Flea Markets · Piers & Boardwalks
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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Central Norway travel guide

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Churches · Specialty Museums · Bridges
Take a trip to Central Norway to admire its natural beauty, visit historical communities, and immerse yourself in a rich cultural heritage. The area is renowned for its mountainous landscape, perfect for hiking, rafting, fishing, and other outdoor activities. It is also one of Norway’s main centers for winter sports, having hosted the 1994 Winter Olympics. Numerous cultural monuments are scattered throughout the area, from rock carvings and wooden churches to museums of local history. Small towns and villages preserve a slow-paced way of life, and are known for their hospitality and homemade food. The urban center of the region is the city of Trondheim, the first capital of Norway, and a hub of education, arts, and culture.
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Northern Norway travel guide

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Land of the Northern Lights
Located at the northernmost tip of continental Europe, Northern Norway is a place where civilizations meet, the sun shines at midnight, and auroras paint the skies. Learn about the local culture, a mosaic of Sami, Norwegian, Finnish, and Russian influences, and see the historical attractions that stretch from prehistory to the Cold War era. Despite their modest size, the region’s cities are vibrant places with many unique architectural features and an exciting nightlife. Outside the cities, you'll find a vast area of pristine nature with mountains, fjords, lakes, and rivers. Here you can take part in a number of outdoor activities, from golfing and rock climbing in the summer, to dog sledding and skiing in the winter. Complete your Arctic vacation by tasting the local specialties, including fresh dairy products and seafood, whale and reindeer meat, and seagull eggs followed by home-brewed beer.
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