12 days in Norway Itinerary

12 days in Norway Itinerary

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Bergen
— 1 night
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Oslo
— 4 nights
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Trondheim
— 1 night
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Svolvaer
— 1 night
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Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 1 night
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Tromso
— 3 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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): contemplate the long history of Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, examine the collection at Bergenhus Festningsmuesum, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally get engrossed in the history at Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene.

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Denver, USA to Bergen is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually an 8 hour difference. Traveling from Denver in October, you will find days in Bergen are a bit cooler (54°F), and nights are about the same (43°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bergenhus Festningsmuesum ©
Bergenhus Festningsmuesum
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene ©
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) and The Well. Fram Museum and Kon-Tiki Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, explore the historical opulence of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), get engrossed in the history at Viking Ship Museum, and grab your bike and head to Bygdøy.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Oslo online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Oslo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Bergen in October, plan for little chillier nights in Oslo, with lows around 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Trondheim.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Parks · Baths · Spas

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum ©
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum
Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) ©

1
night
Trondheim

Trondheim ©
The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): hike along Bymarka, brush up on your military savvy at Kristiansten Fortress, and then wander the streets of Bakklandet.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Trondheim trip itinerary builder app.

Fly from Oslo to Trondheim in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Oslo in November, plan for slightly colder days in Trondheim, with highs around 40°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 30°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Svolvaer.

Things to do in Trondheim

Neighborhoods · Trails · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Bakklandet ©
Bakklandet
Kristiansten Fortress ©
Kristiansten Fortress
Bymarka ©
Bymarka

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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 (Fri): examine the collection at Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum and then look for all kinds of wild species at Lofoten Lights.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Svolvaer driving holiday website.

You can fly from Trondheim to Svolvaer in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or drive. In November in Svolvaer, expect temperatures between 40°F during the day and 34°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Leknes.

Things to do in Svolvaer

Tours · Trails · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Lofoten Lights ©
Lofoten Lights
Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum ©
Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum

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Leknes, Vestvagoy

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. On the 7th (Sat), step off the mainland to explore Lofoten Island, then enjoy the sand and surf at Uttakleiv Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Haukland Beach.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Leknes day trip planning site.

Getting from Svolvaer to Leknes by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Leknes can reach 40°F, while at night they dip to 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Leknes

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Uttakleiv Beach
Uttakleiv Beach
Lofoten Island ©
Lofoten Island

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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): sample the tasty concoctions at Graff Brygghus, explore the striking landscape at Tromso Fjords, then explore the world behind art at Perspektivet Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Arctic Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, examine the collection at Northern Norwegian Science Center, and then test your problem-solving skills at Arctic Escape.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Tromso tour builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Leknes to Tromso takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Leknes in November, Tromso is little chillier at night with lows of 28°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tromso

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Perspektivet Museum ©
Perspektivet Museum
Speed Boats Tours
Tromso Fjords ©
Tromso Fjords

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