13 days in Norway Itinerary

13 days in Norway Itinerary

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Start: Abu Dhabi
Fly:  12 h
1
Oslo
— 2 nights
Train:  6 h 30 min
2
Flam
— 1 night
Train:  4 h
3
Bergen
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 45 min
4
Alesund
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 45 min
5
Trondheim
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
6
Tromso
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
7
Oslo
— Few hours
Fly:  12 h
End: Abu Dhabi

2
nights
Oslo

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.
Go for a jaunt from Oslo to Son to see Hallanderiet about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Oslofjord, explore the world behind art at Munch Museum, see the interesting displays at 22 July Centre, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Bygdøy.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Oslo trip planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Oslo is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in September, expect Oslo to be much colder, temps between 19°C and 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Flam.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

Hallanderiet
Highlights from your plan
Munch Museum ©
Munch Museum
Oslofjord ©
Oslofjord
Stortinget ©
Stortinget

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 30th (Mon): examine the collection at Flaamsbana Museet, take in the dramatic scenery at Brekkefossen, thentake in panoramic vistas at Stegastein Lookout, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Naeroyfjord.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Flam trip builder app.

Getting from Oslo to Flam by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Oslo in September: highs in Flam hover around 15°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bergen.

Things to do in Flam

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Stegastein Lookout, Naeroyfjord
Highlights from your plan
Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Brekkefossen ©
Brekkefossen
Stegastein Lookout ©
Stegastein Lookout

1
night
Bergen

Bergen ©
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 1st (Tue): take a leisurely stroll along Fish Market, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, thentake a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, thenget a taste of the local shopping with DMG GALLERY, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Bergen road trip site.

Traveling by car from Flam to Bergen takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Flam in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 11°C in Bergen. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Alesund.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks Nature Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Fish Market
Fish Market

1
night
Alesund

Alesund ©
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.
On the 2nd (Wed), make a trip to Fjellstua Viewpoint, examine the collection at Sunnmoere Museum, and then make a trip to Brosundet i Alesund.

For photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Alesund online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Alesund takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or ride a ferry. In October, daily temperatures in Alesund can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Trondheim.

Things to do in Alesund

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sunnmoere Museum ©
Sunnmoere Museum
Fjellstua Viewpoint ©
Fjellstua Viewpoint
Brosundet i Alesund ©
Brosundet i Alesund

3
nights
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 3rd (Thu): learn about all things military at Kristiansten Fortress, take in panoramic vistas at Tyholttarnet, thenexamine the collection at Rockheim, thensnap pictures at Old Town Bridge, and finally steep yourself in history at Nidaros Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): examine the collection at Erkebispegarden (Archbishop's Palace), thenlearn about all things military at The Armoury Rustkammeret, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Munkholmen batteri, and finally visit Bakklandet.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Trondheim online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Alesund to Trondheim by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Alesund in October, Trondheim is slightly colder at night with lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Trondheim

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Nidaros Cathedral ©
Nidaros Cathedral
Bymarka ©
Bymarka
Bakklandet ©
Bakklandet

3
nights
Tromso

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.
Keep things going the next day: stop by Tromso Arctic Gifts & Souvenirs, thenadmire the striking features of The Arctic Cathedral, thenappreciate the history behind Memorial to Deportation of Jews of Tromso, and finally get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Tromso trip builder app.

Traveling by flight from Trondheim to Tromso takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. When traveling from Trondheim in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Tromso: temperatures range from 6°C by day to 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Tromso

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral
Tromso Fjords ©
Tromso Fjords

few
hours
Oslo

Oslo ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, thenstroll around Vigeland Park, and then take an in-depth tour of Nordisk bibelmuseum.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Oslo trip itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Tromso to Oslo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Tromso in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Oslo, with highs around 13°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Vigeland Park ©
Vigeland Park
Nordisk bibelmuseum ©
Nordisk bibelmuseum

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