15 days in Oslo & Lofoten Islands Itinerary

15 days in Oslo & Lofoten Islands Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kuala Terengganu
Fly:  28 h
1
Oslo
— 6 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Henningsvaer
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
4
Kabelvag, Austvagoya
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Sorvagen, Moskenesoy
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  37 h
End: Kuala Terengganu

6
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Rygge Storsenter in Moss (about 1 hour away). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), explore the world behind art at Munch Museum, explore and take pictures at Norsk Folkemuseum, and walk around Vigeland Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Oslo trip builder.

Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia to Oslo is an approximately 27- hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Terengganu to Oslo is minus 7 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Kuala Terengganu in January, with highs in Oslo at 6°C and lows at -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Leknes.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Rygge Storsenter
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Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum

1
night
Leknes, Vestvagoy

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): browse the fresh offerings at Lofoten Gaardsysteri, kick back and relax at Haukland Beach, then view the masterpieces at Sareptas Hus, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Rambergstranda.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Leknes trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Oslo to Leknes takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Oslo in January: highs in Leknes hover around 1°C, while lows dip to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can drive to Henningsvaer.

Things to do in Leknes

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Lofoten Gaardsysteri, Sareptas Hus, Rambergstranda
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Rambergstranda ©
Rambergstranda
Sareptas Hus ©
Sareptas Hus
Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach

2
nights
Henningsvaer

Henningsvaer ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vagakallen, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Glomtinden, and then contemplate the long history of Henningsvaer. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Festvagtind Hike, look for gifts at Engelskmannsbrygga i Henningsvaer, and then admire the masterpieces at Galleri Lofoten.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Henningsvaer day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Leknes to Henningsvaer takes 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Henningsvaer are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Kabelvag.

Things to do in Henningsvaer

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Vagan
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Vagakallen ©
Vagakallen
Engelskmannsbrygga i Henningsvaer ©
Engelskmannsbrygga i Henningsvaer
Galleri Lofoten ©
Galleri Lofoten

1
night
Kabelvag, Austvagoya

Kabelvag ©
Kabelvåg is a village in the municipality of Vågan in Nordland county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Lille Kabelvag art gallery and museum, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tjeldbergtind, then examine the collection at Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum, and finally savor the flavors at Gimsoy Landhandel Lofoten.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Kabelvag online tour itinerary planner.

Kabelvag is just a short distance from Henningsvaer. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in January, and nighttime lows around -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Sorvagen.

Things to do in Kabelvag

Outdoors Nature Trails

Side Trips

Svolvaer, Gimsoy Landhandel Lofoten
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Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum ©
Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum
Gimsoy Landhandel Lofoten ©
Gimsoy Landhandel Lofoten

2
nights
Sorvagen, Moskenesoy

Sorvagen
Sørvågen is a fishing village on the island of Moskenesøya in the Lofoten archipelago. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bunes Beach and then kick back and relax at Horseid Beach.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Sorvagen tour planner.

You can drive from Kabelvag to Sorvagen in 2.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Sorvagen are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sorvagen

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Horseid Beach, Bunes Beach

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