14 days in Vardo & Alta Itinerary

14 days in Vardo & Alta Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vardo
— 6 nights
2
Alta
— 7 nights

6
nights
Vardo

Vardo ©
is a municipality in Finnmark county in the extreme northeastern part of Norway. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Vardo: Vadso (Kjeldsenbruket, Vadsoe museum - Ruija kvenmuseum, &more) and Grense Jakobselv (Lungomare & Kong Oscar II's kapell). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Hamningberg Old Fishing Village, learn about all things military at The Partisan Museum, visit a coastal fixture at Hornoya Vardo Light House, and examine the collection at The Pomor Museum.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Vardo trip planner.

Tromso to Vardo is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In November in Vardo, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 9th (Sat), you'll travel to Alta.

Things to do in Vardo

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Vadso, Grense Jakobselv
Highlights from your plan
The Pomor Museum ©
The Pomor Museum
Hornoya ©
Hornoya
Vadsoe museum - Ruija kvenmuseum ©
Vadsoe museum - Ruija kvenmuseum

7
nights
Alta

Alta is the most populated municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Alta: Stabbursdalen nasjonalpark (in Lakselv), Lazarettmoen German Field Hospital Remains (in Skoganvarre) and Stabbursnes Nature House and Museum (in Indre Billefjord). Spend the 15th (Fri) exploring nature at Seiland National Park. There's still lots to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, get a taste of life in the country at Sami Siida, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kafjord Church, and examine the collection at Tirpitz Museum.

For photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Alta road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vardo to Alta takes 7 hours. Traveling from Vardo in November, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Alta. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Alta

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stabbursdalen nasjonalpark, Lazarettmoen German Field Hospital Remains, Stabbursnes Nature House and Museum
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Northern Lights Cathedral ©
Northern Lights Cathedral
Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre ©

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