18 days in Norway Itinerary

18 days in Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tromso
— 1 night
2
Trondheim
— 2 nights
3
Geiranger
— 1 night
4
Bergen
— 1 night
5
Stavanger
— 3 nights
6
Oslo
— 5 nights

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Arctic Cathedral, thenadmire the masterpieces at Perspektivet Museum, thenlook and learn at Northern Norwegian Science Center, and finally see the interesting displays at Tromsø Museum – Universitetsmuseet. On your second day here, sample the tasty concoctions at Macks Brewery (Macks Olbryggeri), see the interesting displays at The Polar Museum, thentake in the exciting artwork at Galleri Nord, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Tromso online trip itinerary maker.

New Delhi, India to Tromso is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 4.5 hours. In December, Tromso is cooler than New Delhi - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Trondheim.

Things to do in Tromso

Museums Childrens Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
Tromsø Museum – Universitetsmuseet ©
Tromsø Museum – Universitetsmuseet
Perspektivet Museum ©
Perspektivet Museum
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral

2
nights
Trondheim

Trondheim ©
The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
On the 4th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Ilen Kirke, see the interesting displays at Rockheim, thencontemplate the long history of Kristiansten Fortress, and finally wander the streets of Bakklandet. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nidaros Cathedral, thenengage your brain at Vitensenteret i Trondheim, thenfly down the slopes at Elgsethytta, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Lademoen Kirke.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Trondheim tour itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Tromso to Trondheim takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. December in Trondheim sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Trondheim

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Kristiansten Fortress ©
Kristiansten Fortress
Bakklandet ©
Bakklandet
Rockheim ©
Rockheim

1
night
Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Geiranger Fjord. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire all the interesting features of Ornevegen - Ornesvingen, admire the sheer force of The Seven Sisters, thendon't miss a visit to Fossevandring Geiranger, and finally see the interesting displays at Norwegian Fjord Centre.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Geiranger tour itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of train and bus from Trondheim to Geiranger in 7.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or ride a ferry. In December in Geiranger, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Geiranger

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters
Norwegian Fjord Centre ©
Norwegian Fjord Centre

1
night
Bergen

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Bryggen, thenget engrossed in the history at Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, thentake in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally steep yourself in history at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sun): explore the activities along Hardangerfjord.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Bergen road trip site.

Traveling by flight from Geiranger to Bergen takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In December in Bergen, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Stavanger.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene ©
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene

3
nights
Stavanger

Stavanger ©
The coastal city of Stavanger ranks among Norway's top culinary destinations, its fine restaurants and food fairs an increasingly popular attraction with impassioned foodies from around the globe.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Sola Strand and Ovre Holmegate. Step out of the city life by going to Orre Beach and Borestranden Beach. There's still lots to do: stroll through Sjobadet Myklebust and admire the natural beauty at Flor & Fjære.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Stavanger holiday builder.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Stavanger takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Stavanger can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Stavanger

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Borestranden Beach, Orre Beach, Sjobadet Myklebust
Highlights from your plan
Borestranden Beach ©
Borestranden Beach
Sola Strand ©
Sola Strand
Ovre Holmegate ©
Ovre Holmegate

5
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.
Get some cultural insight at Astrup Fearnley Museet and Fram Museum. Let the collections at Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) and Viking Ship Museum capture your imagination. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Kon-Tiki Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Ostbanehallen, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet, and engage your brain at The Norwegian Museum of Science and Tehnology.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Oslo trip maker app.

You can fly from Stavanger to Oslo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Stavanger in December, plan for slightly colder nights in Oslo, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Trails
Highlights from your plan
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum ©
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum
Astrup Fearnley Museet ©
Astrup Fearnley Museet

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