12 days in Norway Itinerary

12 days in Norway Itinerary

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Tromso
— 3 nights
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Alta
— 1 night
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Kirkenes
— 1 night
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Flam
— 1 night
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Geilo
— 1 night
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Oslo
— 4 nights

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Tromso Fjords. You'll explore and learn at Perspektivet Museum and Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of The Arctic Cathedral, take a memorable tour with Tours, test your team's savvy at Arctic Escape, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Polaria.

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Tel Aviv, Israel to Tromso is an approximately 12-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Tromso, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in February, expect Tromso to be colder, temps between 0°C and -5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Alta.

Things to do in Tromso

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Perspektivet Museum ©
Perspektivet Museum
Nature & Wildlife Tours
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral

1
night
Alta

Alta ©
Alta is the most populated municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. On the 5th (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Northern Lights Cathedral, explore the galleries of Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Alta Church.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Alta trip planner.

You can fly from Tromso to Alta in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. In February, Alta is a bit cooler than Tromso - with highs of -3°C and lows of -10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Kirkenes.

Things to do in Alta

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

1
night
Kirkenes

Kirkenes ©
Kirkenes is a town in Sør-Varanger Municipality in Finnmark county, in the far northeastern part of Norway. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Varanger Museum and then identify plant and animal life at Barents Safari Tours.

For where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kirkenes trip maker website.

Getting from Alta to Kirkenes by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Alta in February, you will find days in Kirkenes are a bit cooler (-6°C), and nights are about the same (-13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Flam.

Things to do in Kirkenes

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Barents Safari Tours ©
Barents Safari Tours
Varanger Museum ©
Varanger Museum

1
night
Flam

Flam ©
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 7th (Sun): see exotic creatures in open habitats at FjordSafari, then see the interesting displays at Flaamsbana Museet, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Naeroyfjord.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Flam visit site.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Kirkenes to Flam in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Kirkenes in February, things will get a bit warmer in Flam: highs are around 0°C and lows about -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Geilo.

Things to do in Flam

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
FjordSafari ©
FjordSafari
Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Flaamsbana Museet ©
Flaamsbana Museet

1
night
Geilo

Geilo ©
Geilo is a centre in the municipality of Hol in Norway, in the valley of Hallingdal, with around 2,300 inhabitants. On the 8th (Mon), stroll through Slaatta Skisenter - Geilo Snowsports.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Geilo road trip planning tool.

Getting from Flam to Geilo by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Flam in February, Geilo is a bit cooler at night with lows of -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Oslo.

Things to do in Geilo

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Slaatta Skisenter - Geilo Snowsports ©
Slaatta Skisenter - Geilo Snowsports

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) and Kon-Tiki Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Ostbanehallen and Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet, admire the striking features of Rådhuset, stroll around Vigeland Park, and get engrossed in the history at Viking Ship Museum.

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Drive from Geilo to Oslo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Geilo in February, expect Oslo to be somewhat warmer, temps between 6°C and -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) ©
Kon-Tiki Museum ©
Kon-Tiki Museum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum

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