16 days in Norway Itinerary

16 days in Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sandnessjoen
— 3 nights
2
Bodo
— 3 nights
3
Tromso
— 5 nights
4
Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 4 nights

3
nights
Sandnessjoen

Sandnessjoen ©
Step off the beaten path and head to The Historical Sjoegata Street and Kulturverkstedet Gallery. Head to Etcetera - Botanical Center and Galleri SOSfor some retail therapy. Explore Sandnessjoen's surroundings by going to Heroy Municipality (Hoholmen Bru & Kalvoyrevet Bru) and Mosjoen (Artscape Nordland, Vefsn Museum, &more).

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Sandnessjoen day trip planning website.

Oslo to Sandnessjoen is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. When traveling from Oslo in July, plan for little chillier days in Sandnessjoen, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Bodo.

Things to do in Sandnessjoen

Museums Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Mosjoen, Heroy Municipality, Breivika Badeplass
Highlights from your plan
The Historical Sjoegata Street ©
The Historical Sjoegata Street
Kulturverkstedet Gallery ©
Kulturverkstedet Gallery
Galleri SOS ©
Galleri SOS

3
nights
Bodo

Bodo ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Mjelle and Glasshuset.

For photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Bodo trip website.

You can drive from Sandnessjoen to Bodo in 5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Bodo

Museums Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Mjelle ©
Mjelle
Glasshuset ©
Glasshuset
Craig Alibone Chocolate ©
Craig Alibone Chocolate

5
nights
Tromso

Tromso ©
The cultural and economic hub of northern Norway, Tromso boasts a historical city center containing one of the highest concentrations of wooden houses in Europe.
Explore hidden gems such as Tromso Botaniske Hage and Perspektivet Museum. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Jekta Storsenter and Blast. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Telegrafbukta Beach, admire the striking features of The Arctic Cathedral, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and look and learn at Northern Norwegian Science Center.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Tromso trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Bodo to Tromso by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July in Tromso, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Leknes.

Things to do in Tromso

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
Perspektivet Museum ©
Perspektivet Museum
Telegrafbukta Beach ©
Telegrafbukta Beach
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral

4
nights
Leknes, Vestvagoy

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Relax by the water at Haukland Beach and Uttakleiv Beach. Shop till you drop at The Glasblower At Vikten and Northern Norway Art Centre. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Leknes: Nusfjord Fishing Village (in Nusfjord), Svolvaer (Tjeldbergtind & Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum) and Rambergstranda (in Ramberg). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kvalvika Beach, examine the collection at Norwegian Fishing Village Museum, trek along Reinebringen, and shop like a local with Galleri2.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Leknes trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Tromso to Leknes takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Leknes are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Leknes

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Svolvaer, Vestvagoy, Ramberg, Kvalvika Beach, Reinebringen
Highlights from your plan
Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Uttakleiv Beach
Uttakleiv Beach
Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum ©
Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum

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