22 days in Norway Itinerary

22 days in Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen
— 1 night
2
Tromso
— 3 nights
3
Alta
— 3 nights
4
Nordkapp Municipality
— 1 night
5
Stokmarknes
— 1 day
6
Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 3 nights
7
Oslo
— 4 nights
8
Bergen
— 4 nights

1
night
Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen

A coal-mining town, Longyearbyen draws visitors interested in viewing the northern lights.
On the 21st (Sun), stop by Arctica and then contemplate the waterfront views at Magdalenefjord Svalbard.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Longyearbyen online journey planner.

Boston, USA to Longyearbyen is an approximately 21-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Boston to Longyearbyen. Traveling from Boston in April, things will get much colder in Longyearbyen: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Longyearbyen

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Magdalenefjord Svalbard
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Svalbard Kirke ©
Svalbard Kirke
Svalbard Museum ©
Svalbard Museum

3
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum and Tromsø Museum – Universitetsmuseet. Museum-lovers will appreciate Profil Glassdesign and Galleri Nord. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Tromso Fjords, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady Catholic Church, admire the landmark architecture of The Arctic Cathedral, and look for gifts at Tromso Arctic Gifts & Souvenirs.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Tromso online trip planner.

Fly from Longyearbyen to Tromso in 4 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Longyearbyen in April; daily highs in Tromso reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Alta.

Things to do in Tromso

Outdoors Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Alta

Alta is the most populated municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Alta Church. Escape the urban bustle at SarvesAlta Outdoor Activity and Safaris. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre, take in breathtaking views at Alta Canyon, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Northern Lights Cathedral.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Alta trip planner.

You can fly from Tromso to Alta in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, bus, and car; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Alta can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to drive to Nordkapp Municipality.

Things to do in Alta

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre ©
Safaris

1
night
Nordkapp Municipality

Nordkapp Municipality ©
Some 200,000 visitors take a trip to Nordkapp Municipality every year, drawn by its two main attractions--North Cape and Knivskjellodden, considered by many the northernmost point of Europe.
On the 29th (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at North Cape, take in the exciting artwork at The Gallery - East of the Sun, thenshop like a local with The Gallery "West Of The Moon", and finally explore the striking landscape at Kirkeporten in Skarsvag.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Nordkapp Municipality trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Alta to Nordkapp Municipality by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °F in April, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Stokmarknes.

Things to do in Nordkapp Municipality

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

North Cape, Kirkeporten in Skarsvag
Highlights from your plan
North Cape ©
North Cape
The Gallery - East of the Sun ©
The Gallery - East of the Sun
Kirkeporten in Skarsvag ©
Kirkeporten in Skarsvag

1
day
Stokmarknes

Stokmarknes ©
Stokmarknes is a small town in the municipality of Hadsel in Nordland county, Norway. On the 30th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Hurtigruten Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Galleri Uver, and then examine the collection at Vesteralen Museum.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Stokmarknes online route builder.

Traveling by car from Nordkapp Municipality to Stokmarknes takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In April, daily temperatures in Stokmarknes can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Leknes.

Things to do in Stokmarknes

Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Vesteralen Museum
Highlights from your plan
Galleri Uver ©
Galleri Uver
Hurtigruten Museum ©
Hurtigruten Museum

3
nights
Leknes, Vestvagoy

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Escape the urban bustle at Haukland Beach and Uttakleiv Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Glasblower At Vikten and Himmeltinden. The adventure continues: hike along Justadtinden and stroll through Hiking on the hills.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Leknes day trip planner.

Travel from Stokmarknes to Leknes in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in April, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Leknes

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Hiking on the hills, The Glasblower At Vikten
Highlights from your plan
Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Uttakleiv Beach
Uttakleiv Beach
Himmeltinden ©
Himmeltinden

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning) and Det Kongelige Slott. Get some cultural insight at Vigeland Museum and Viking Ship Museum. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Fram Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum, admire the masterpieces at Munch Museum, and browse the different shops at Aker Brygge.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Oslo road trip planner.

Fly from Leknes to Oslo in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or drive. Traveling from Leknes in May, expect nights in Oslo to be about the same, around °F, while days are a bit warmer, around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum ©
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum
Astrup Fearnley Museet ©
Astrup Fearnley Museet

4
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum and Bryggen. Take a break from the city and head to Mount Floyen and the Funicular and Mount Lovstaken. Change things up with a short trip to Lyse Abbey in Lysekloster (about 42 minutes away). There's lots more to do: shop like a local with KODE Art Museums of Bergen, view the masterpieces at Galleri S.E, get outside with God Tur, and take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Bergen trip itinerary maker tool.

Fly from Oslo to Bergen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bergen

Outdoors Museums Parks

Side Trip

Lyse Abbey
Highlights from your plan
Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene ©
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene

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