12 days in Norway, Stockholm & Helsinki Itinerary

12 days in Norway, Stockholm & Helsinki Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bergen, Norway
— 2 nights
2
Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
3
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
4
Helsinki, Finland
— 2 nights

2
nights
Bergen, Norway

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Step off the beaten path and head to Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum and Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene. Museum-lovers will get to explore KODE Art Museums of Bergen and Gamle Bergen Museum - Bymuseet i Bergen. The adventure continues: get curious at VilVite - Bergen Vitensenter, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, and stop by Julehuset - Christmas Shop.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Bergen day trip planner.

Paris, France to Bergen is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Paris in September, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Bergen: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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KODE Art Museums of Bergen ©
KODE Art Museums of Bergen
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene ©
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene

3
nights
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
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 get to explore Viking Ship Museum and Vigeland Museum. Step off the beaten path and head to Armed Forces Museum and Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum). There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Oslomarka, stop by Tjuvholmen Neighbourhood, stop by Mathallen Oslo, and examine the collection at Kon-Tiki Museum.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Oslo holiday planner.

Getting from Bergen to Oslo by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Bergen in September, Oslo is a bit cooler at night with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife
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Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) ©
Armed Forces Museum ©
Armed Forces Museum

3
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
On the 8th (Tue), make a trip to Stockholm City Hall, get engrossed in the history at Royal Armory, explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, thensee the interesting displays at Royal Treasury (Skattkammaren), and finally admire the masterpieces at Fotografiska Stockholm. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at ABBA The Museum, examine the collection at Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde, thenbrush up on your military savvy at Army Museum, and finally head off the coast to Sodermalm.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Stockholm online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Oslo to Stockholm takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Stockholm can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Royal Armory ©
Royal Armory
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Fotografiska Stockholm ©
Fotografiska Stockholm

2
nights
Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
You'll explore and learn at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo). Get some cultural insight at The National Museum of Finland and Mannerheim Museum. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, stop by Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa), step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

You can fly from Stockholm to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of ferry and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Stockholm to Helsinki. In September, daytime highs in Helsinki are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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