15 days in Norway Itinerary

15 days in Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Lillehammer
— 1 night
2
Hamar
— 1 night
3
Roros
— 2 nights
4
Trondheim
— 3 nights
5
Mo i Rana
— 1 night
6
Bodo
— 2 nights
7
Svolvaer
— 3 nights
8
Harstad
— 1 night

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night
Lillehammer

Lillehammer
Lillehammer is a town and municipality in Oppland county, Norway. On the 7th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Maihaugen Open-Air Museum.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Lillehammer holiday planner.

Bergen to Lillehammer is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bergen in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Lillehammer. You will leave for Hamar on the 8th (Sat).

Things to do in Lillehammer

Historic Sites

1
night
Hamar

Hamar
Hamar is a town and municipality in Hedmark county, Norway. To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Hamar trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Lillehammer to Hamar takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Lillehammer in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Hamar: highs are around °C and lows about °C. On the 9th (Sun), you're off to Roros.

Things to do in Hamar

Museums Outdoors Parks

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Roros

Roros ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Roros: Tynset (Tronfjellet Mountain & The World’s Largest Kick Sled).

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Roros online vacation maker.

Traveling by car from Hamar to Roros takes 4 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Hamar in August, with highs in Roros at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Trondheim.

Things to do in Roros

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Tynset
Highlights from your plan
Roros Museum Smelthytta ©
Roros Museum Smelthytta
Roros Church ©
Roros Church
Lysgaard Keramikk ©
Lysgaard Keramikk

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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 12th (Wed): admire the striking features of Stiftsgarden, thensee the interesting displays at Rockheim, thenbrush up on your military savvy at Kristiansten Fortress, and finally wander the streets of Bakklandet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at Old Town Bridge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Munkholmen batteri, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Tyholttarnet.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Trondheim vacation builder website.

You can drive from Roros to Trondheim in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Roros in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Trondheim, with lows around °C. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Mo i Rana.

Things to do in Trondheim

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Old Town Bridge ©
Old Town Bridge
Bakklandet ©
Bakklandet
Rockheim ©
Rockheim

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night
Mo i Rana

Mo i Rana
For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Mo i Rana online sightseeing planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Trondheim to Mo i Rana in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Mo i Rana can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You'll set off for Bodo on the 15th (Sat).

Things to do in Mo i Rana

Parks Outdoors Trails

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Bodo

Bodo ©
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Bodomarka, thenstop by Craig Alibone Chocolate, thenhave some family-friendly fun at Newton Flight Academy, and finally make a trip to Saltstraumen. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about all things military at Norsk Luftfartsmuseum, thensee the interesting displays at Bodo Domkirke, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Mjelle, and finally get great views at Turisthytta Bodo.

Plan trip to Bodo with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Mo i Rana to Bodo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Svolvaer.

Things to do in Bodo

Parks Museums Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Mjelle ©
Mjelle
Saltstraumen ©
Saltstraumen
Norsk Luftfartsmuseum ©
Norsk Luftfartsmuseum

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nights
Svolvaer

Svolvaer ©
The largest town on the Lofoten Islands, Svolvaer serves as a good base from which to launch your tour of the archipelago.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Svolvaer: Leknes (Lofoten Gaver og Brukskunst AS & Haukland Beach) and Lofotr Viking Museum (in Bostad). There's lots more to do: cast your line with a fishing tour, get a taste of the local shopping with Northern Norway Art Centre, see the interesting displays at Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum, and take in the awesome beauty at Tjeldbergtind.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Svolvaer trip planner.

You can fly from Bodo to Svolvaer in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and car. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Harstad.

Things to do in Svolvaer

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Leknes, Kabelvag Church, Lofotr Viking Museum
Highlights from your plan
Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Lofotr Viking Museum ©
Lofotr Viking Museum
Fishing Charters & Tours

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Harstad

Harstad ©
Harstad is the second-most populated municipality in Troms county, Norway. On the 20th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at Trondenes Historical Centre, expand your understanding of the military at Trondenes fort, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Trondenes Church.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Harstad route planner.

Getting from Svolvaer to Harstad by car takes about 3 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Harstad can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 21st (Fri), you're off to home.

Things to do in Harstad

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Trondenes Church ©
Trondenes Church
Trondenes Historical Centre ©
Trondenes Historical Centre
Trondenes fort ©
Trondenes fort