11 days in Norway Itinerary

11 days in Norway Itinerary

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Bergen
— 1 night
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Tromso
— 3 nights
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Alta
— 1 night
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Kirkenes
— 1 night
5
Oslo
— 4 nights

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Bergen

Bergen ©

City of Seven Mountains

A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Mon): hike along Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken, then take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bergen planner.

Athens, Greece to Bergen is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Athens in February, you will find days in Bergen are colder (4°C), and nights are slightly colder (-1°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Bergen

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum

3
nights
Tromso

Tromso ©

Paris of the North

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.
Get outdoors at Tromso Fjords and Speed Boats Tours. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Perspektivet Museum and Arctic Escape. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Arctic Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tromso Domkirke, take in the exciting artwork at Lone Slydahl, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Tromso trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Tromso takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Bergen in February, things will get slightly colder in Tromso: highs are around 0°C and lows about -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Alta.

Things to do in Tromso

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Tromso Fjords ©
Tromso Fjords
Speed Boats Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
night
Alta

Alta is the most populated municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Northern Lights Cathedral, explore the galleries of Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Alta Church.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Alta route builder app.

Getting from Tromso to Alta by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. Traveling from Tromso in February, things will get a bit cooler in Alta: highs are around -3°C and lows about -10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kirkenes.

Things to do in Alta

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre ©
Northern Lights Cathedral ©
Northern Lights Cathedral

1
night
Kirkenes

Kirkenes ©
Kirkenes is a town in Sør-Varanger Municipality in Finnmark county, in the far northeastern part of Norway. On the 13th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kirkenes Church, then take an in-depth tour of Varanger Museum, then take an exotic tour of Barents Safari Tours, and finally contemplate the long history of Andersgrotta WWII Bomb Shelter.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Kirkenes attractions planning site.

Traveling by flight from Alta to Kirkenes takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Alta in February: highs in Kirkenes hover around -6°C, while lows dip to -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Kirkenes

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Barents Safari Tours ©
Barents Safari Tours
Varanger Museum ©
Varanger Museum
Kirkenes Church ©
Kirkenes Church

4
nights
Oslo

Oslo ©

Tiger City

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Astrup Fearnley Museet and Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Ostbanehallen and Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum), take an in-depth tour of Fram Museum, contemplate the long history of 22 July Centre, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Oslo trip planning website.

You can fly from Kirkenes to Oslo in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Kirkenes in February; daily highs in Oslo reach 6°C and lows reach -7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum ©
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum
Astrup Fearnley Museet ©
Astrup Fearnley Museet

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