16 days in Norway Itinerary

16 days in Norway Itinerary

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1
Oslo
— 4 nights
2
Rjukan
— 2 nights
3
Flam
— 2 nights
4
Voss Municipality
— 1 night
5
Bergen
— 3 nights
6
Geiranger
— 3 nights

4
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.
Visit Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning) and Det Kongelige Slott for their historical value. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, get in on the family fun at Norsk Folkemuseum, stroll around Vigeland Park, and ponder the world of politics at Rådhuset.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Oslo tour planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Oslo is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Brussels in August since evenings lows in Oslo dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to drive to Rjukan.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Bygdøy ©
Bygdøy

2
nights
Rjukan

Rjukan ©
Rjukan is a town and the administrative centre of Tinn municipality in Telemark, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Heddal Stave Church and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hardangervidda Nasjonalparksenter. On the 3rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hit the slopes at Gaustabanen, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gaustatoppen, and then fly down the slopes at Krossobanen.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Rjukan day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Oslo to Rjukan in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Flam.

Things to do in Rjukan

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Heddal Stave Church
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Heddal Stave Church ©
Heddal Stave Church
Hardangervidda Nasjonalparksenter ©
Hardangervidda Nasjonalparksenter
Gaustabanen ©
Gaustabanen

2
nights
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 4th (Fri): see exotic creatures in open habitats at FjordSafari, see the interesting displays at Flaamsbana Museet, and then admire the sheer force of Brekkefossen. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Borgund Stave Church, take in the dramatic natural features at Naeroyfjord, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Bakka Church.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Flam trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Rjukan to Flam in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Rjukan in September, expect nights in Flam to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Voss Municipality.

Things to do in Flam

Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Bakka Church, Naeroyfjord, Borgund Stave Church
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FjordSafari ©
FjordSafari
Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Brekkefossen ©
Brekkefossen

1
night
Voss Municipality

Voss Municipality ©
A vacation in Voss Municipality offers great opportunities for bird-watchers--more than 155 avian species live in the region, including the great egret and the European hobby.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Tvindefossen, take the plunge with Skydive Voss, and then get a bird's-eye view with Outdoor Norway.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Voss Municipality road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Flam to Voss Municipality takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bergen.

Things to do in Voss Municipality

Tours · Adventure · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Tvindefossen ©
Tvindefossen
Skydive Voss ©
Skydive Voss
Outdoor Norway ©
Outdoor Norway

3
nights
Bergen

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Escape the urban bustle at Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken and Mount Floyen and the Funicular. Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum and St John's Church will appeal to history buffs. Step out of Bergen to go to Herdla and see Gone Paddling AS, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Bryggen, take in the pleasant sights at Stoltzekleiven, hunt for treasures at Fish Market, and take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Bergen trip planner.

Getting from Voss Municipality to Bergen by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Bergen can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Bergen

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Gone Paddling AS
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Gone Paddling AS ©
Gone Paddling AS
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum

3
nights
Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
On the 10th (Thu), explore the striking landscape at Geiranger Fjord. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Geiranger Church, explore the stunning scenery at Flydalsjuvet, then don't miss a visit to Fossevandring Geiranger, then admire the sheer force of The Seven Sisters, and finally cruise along Ornevegen - Ornesvingen.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Geiranger online driving holiday planner.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Bergen to Geiranger in 7.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Geiranger can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Geiranger

Nature · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen ©
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen

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