14 days in Russia & Norway Itinerary

14 days in Russia & Norway Itinerary

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Start: Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Fly:  21 h 15 min
1
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Veliky Novgorod, Russia
— 1 night
Drive:  16 h 30 min
3
Geiranger, Norway
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Stryn, Norway
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
5
Bergen, Norway
— 4 nights
Fly:  21 h 45 min
End: Yogyakarta, Indonesia


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3
nights
St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg
Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Memorial Sign Strelka Of Vasilievskiy Island and Sobor Petra I Pavla. Get some historical perspective at Tsarskoye Selo State Museum Preserve and Bronze Horseman, Monument To Peter I. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Pavlovsk State Museum, take in the views from Anichkov Bridge, examine the collection at Museum of Soviet Arcade Machines, and contemplate the waterfront views at Neva Embankments.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the St. Petersburg trip itinerary builder website.

Yogyakarta, Indonesia to St. Petersburg is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Yogyakarta to St. Petersburg is minus 4 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Yogyakarta in August: high temperatures in St. Petersburg hover around 25°C and lows are around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Veliky Novgorod.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Neva Embankments
Neva Embankments
Sobor Petra I Pavla ©
Sobor Petra I Pavla

1
night
Veliky Novgorod, Russia

Veliky Novgorod ©
An ancient city thriving as a modern tourist destination, Veliky Novgorod rightly bills itself as the birthplace of Russia.
On the 6th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George Monastery, see the interesting displays at Vitoslavlitsy Museum, thenpause for some photo ops at Millennium of Russia, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Novgorod Kremlin (Detinets).

Make your Veliky Novgorod itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can take a train from St. Petersburg to Veliky Novgorod in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Veliky Novgorod

Historic Sites Museums
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St. George Monastery ©
St. George Monastery
Vitoslavlitsy Museum ©
Vitoslavlitsy Museum
Novgorod Kremlin (Detinets) ©
Novgorod Kremlin (Detinets)

1
night
Geiranger, Norway

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): get great views at Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba. On the next day, explore and take pictures at Ornevegen - Ornesvingen, admire the sheer force of The Seven Sisters, thendon't miss a visit to Flydalsjuvet, and finally don't miss a visit to Fossevandring Geiranger.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Geiranger planner.

Getting from Veliky Novgorod to Geiranger by car takes about 29 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Veliky Novgorod to Geiranger is minus 2 hours. In August in Geiranger, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Stryn.

Things to do in Geiranger

Nature Parks Scenic Drive
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Ornevegen - Ornesvingen ©
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen
Flydalsjuvet ©
Flydalsjuvet
Fossevandring Geiranger ©
Fossevandring Geiranger

1
night
Stryn, Norway

Stryn ©
Stryn is a municipality in the county of Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Olden and then take in the pleasant sights at Briksdal Glacier (Briksdalbreen).

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Stryn online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Geiranger to Stryn takes 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Stryn can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Stryn

Historic Sites
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Olden ©
Olden
Briksdal Glacier (Briksdalbreen) ©
Briksdal Glacier (Briksdalbreen)

4
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Leprosy Museum and Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum. Escape the urban bustle at Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken and Hardangerfjord. Take a break from Bergen with a short trip to Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall in Norheimsund, about 1h 20 min away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Gamle Bergen Museum - Bymuseet i Bergen, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken, have a few drinks at Magic Ice Bar Bergen, and admire the masterpieces at KODE Art Museums of Bergen.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Bergen trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Stryn to Bergen takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall
Highlights from your plan
Leprosy Museum ©
Leprosy Museum
Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall ©
Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall

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