22 days in Norway, Rendsburg & Hirtshals Itinerary

22 days in Norway, Rendsburg & Hirtshals Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Renkum, The Netherlands
Drive:  5 h 30 min
1
Rendsburg, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 30 min
2
Hirtshals, Denmark
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4 h
3
Kristiansand, Norway
— Few hours
Drive:  4 h
4
Ogna, Norway
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
5
Stavanger, Norway
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
6
Sauda, Norway
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
7
Odda, Norway
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
8
Eidfjord Municipality, Norway
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
9
Geilo, Norway
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
10
Rjukan, Norway
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
11
Porsgrunn, Norway
— 3 nights
ferry:  4 h 30 min
12
Hirtshals, Denmark
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
13
Rendsburg, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 30 min
End: Renkum, The Netherlands

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Rendsburg, Germany

Rendsburg
Rendsburg is a town on the River Eider and the Kiel Canal in the central part of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Rendsburg road trip planning tool.

Renkum, The Netherlands to Rendsburg is an approximately 7- hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. In July, daytime highs in Rendsburg are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. On the 19th (Sun), you're off to Hirtshals.

Things to do in Rendsburg

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

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night
Hirtshals, Denmark

Hirtshals
Hirtshals is a town and seaport on the coast of Skagerrak on the island of Vendsyssel-Thy at the top of the Jutland peninsula in northern Denmark, Europe. To find other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Hirtshals online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Rendsburg to Hirtshals by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Rendsburg in July, plan for slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in Hirtshals: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 18°C at night. On the 20th (Mon), you'll travel to Kristiansand.

Things to do in Hirtshals

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

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hours
Kristiansand, Norway

Kristiansand
Kristiansand, historically Christianssand / Christiansand, is a city and municipality in Norway. To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kristiansand online vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Hirtshals to Kristiansand. Traveling from Hirtshals in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Kristiansand, with lows of 13°C. On the 20th (Mon), you're off to Ogna.

Things to do in Kristiansand

Outdoors Parks Museums

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Ogna, Norway

Ogna ©
Ogna is a village in Hå municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. On the 21st (Tue), hike along Mor Norge og Synesvarden, explore the different monuments and memorials at Varhaug Old Churchyard, contemplate the long history of Vedafjell, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ogna Church, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ogna Beach.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Ogna travel route builder.

Drive from Kristiansand to Ogna in 3.5 hours. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll travel to Stavanger.

Things to do in Ogna

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Sirevag, Varhaug
Highlights from your plan
Ogna Church ©
Ogna Church
Vedafjell ©
Vedafjell

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Stavanger, Norway

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): make a trip to Paseo por la calle, then contemplate the long history of Old Stavanger, and then take in the waterfront at Skagenkaien. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Stavanger Cathedral, hike along Hike Oygardstol to Langavatn via Kjerag, then enjoy the sand and surf at Borestranden Beach, then stroll through Orre Beach, and finally grab your bike and head to Jaeren.

To find where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Stavanger road trip website.

You can drive from Ogna to Stavanger in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Sauda.

Things to do in Stavanger

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Sandnes, Hike Oygardstol to Langavatn via Kjerag, Borestranden Beach, Orre Beach
Highlights from your plan
Skagenkaien
Skagenkaien
Old Stavanger ©
Old Stavanger
Orre Beach ©
Orre Beach

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Sauda, Norway

Sauda ©
Sauda is a municipality and industrial town in Rogaland county, Norway. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Jonegarden, Hustveit, Ryfylkemuseet, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Stodle Church, then experience rural life at Tveit Tunet, and finally cool off at Saudahallen.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Sauda road trip website.

You can drive from Stavanger to Sauda in 3.5 hours. In July in Sauda, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Odda.

Things to do in Sauda

Parks Museums Winter Sports

Side Trips

Jonegarden, Hustveit, Ryfylkemuseet, Stodle Church
Highlights from your plan
Svandalsfossen Falls ©
Svandalsfossen Falls
Sauda Ski Center ©
Sauda Ski Center
Saudahallen ©
Saudahallen

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Odda, Norway

Odda ©
Odda is a municipality in Hordaland county, Norway. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of Latefossen, then admire the sheer force of Vidfossen Waterfall, then see human ingenuity at work at Ringedalsdammen, and finally trek along Rossnos.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Odda trip planner.

You can drive from Sauda to Odda in 2 hours. Traveling from Sauda in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Odda, with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Eidfjord Municipality.

Things to do in Odda

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Latefossen ©
Latefossen
Rossnos ©
Rossnos
Trolltunga Zippen ©
Trolltunga Zippen

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Eidfjord Municipality, Norway

Eidfjord Municipality ©
To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Eidfjord Municipality trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Odda to Eidfjord Municipality in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July in Eidfjord Municipality, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Geilo.

Things to do in Eidfjord Municipality

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hardanger Saft og Siderfabrikk, Osa Mountain, Espelandsfossen
Highlights from your plan
Osa Mountain ©
Osa Mountain
Norsk Natursenter - Hardanger ©
Norsk Natursenter - Hardanger
Voringsfossen ©
Voringsfossen

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Geilo, Norway

Geilo ©
Geilo is a centre in the municipality of Hol in Norway, in the valley of Hallingdal, with around 2,300 inhabitants. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Hol Gamle Kyrkje, then hike along Round Trip of Tisleifjorden Golsfjellet, and then admire the striking features of Torpo stave church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Fri): fly down the slopes at Geilo Skiheiser, take a memorable tour with Tours, contemplate the waterfront views at The Ustedalsfjord, then stroll around Geilo Summer Park, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at The Hallingdal Route.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Geilo tour itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Eidfjord Municipality to Geilo takes 1.5 hours. In July in Geilo, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Sat) before leaving for Rjukan.

Things to do in Geilo

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

The Ustedalsfjord, Hol Gamle Kyrkje, Round Trip of Tisleifjorden Golsfjellet, Torpo stave church
Highlights from your plan
Geilo Summer Park ©
Geilo Summer Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Hol Gamle Kyrkje ©
Hol Gamle Kyrkje

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Rjukan, Norway

Rjukan ©
Rjukan is a town and the administrative centre of Tinn municipality in Telemark, Norway. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): stroll through Gaustabanen and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gaustatoppen. On the 2nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hit the slopes at Krossobanen, stroll through Solstien, then see the interesting displays at Norwegian Industrial Workers Museum, then relax in the rural setting at Selstali Seter, and finally identify plant and animal life at Royslandsbergo.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Rjukan tour planner.

You can drive from Geilo to Rjukan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Geilo in August, things will get a bit warmer in Rjukan: highs are around 24°C and lows about 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Porsgrunn.

Things to do in Rjukan

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Rauland, Solstien
Highlights from your plan
Gaustabanen ©
Gaustabanen
Hardangervidda Nasjonalparksenter ©
Hardangervidda Nasjonalparksenter
Gaustatoppen ©
Gaustatoppen

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Porsgrunn, Norway

Porsgrunn ©
Porsgrunn is a city and municipality in Telemark county, Norway. Get outdoors at The Telemark Canal and Krogshavn. Brekkeparken and Borgestad Church will appeal to history buffs. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at DuVerden Maritime Museum + Science Centre, don't miss a visit to Langoytangen fyr, admire the masterpieces at Porselensmuseet i Porsgrund, and take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistchurch Skien.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Porsgrunn trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Rjukan to Porsgrunn takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 6th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hirtshals.

Things to do in Porsgrunn

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Skien, Langesund
Highlights from your plan
The Telemark Canal ©
The Telemark Canal
DuVerden Maritime Museum + Science Centre ©
DuVerden Maritime Museum + Science Centre
Brekkeparken ©
Brekkeparken

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Hirtshals, Denmark

Hirtshals ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): visit a coastal fixture at Hirtshals Fyr.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Hirtshals journey builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Porsgrunn to Hirtshals. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Rendsburg.

Things to do in Hirtshals

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Hirtshals Fyr ©
Hirtshals Fyr

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Rendsburg, Germany

Rendsburg
To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Rendsburg online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Hirtshals to Rendsburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Hirtshals in August, Rendsburg is a bit cooler at night with lows of 13°C. You will leave for home on the 8th (Sat).

Things to do in Rendsburg

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors