32 days in Northern Norway Itinerary

32 days in Northern Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bronnoysund
— 2 nights
2
Mosjoen
— 2 nights
3
Mo i Rana
— 4 nights
4
Bodo
— 4 nights
5
Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 3 nights
6
Henningsvaer
— 2 nights
7
Harstad
— 4 nights
8
Nordkapp Municipality
— 2 nights
9
Alta
— 3 nights
10
Tromso
— 3 nights

2
nights
Bronnoysund

Bronnoysund ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Topptur til Mulingen (in Terrak) and Heilhornet Topptur (in Bindal Municipality).

To see more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Bronnoysund trip itinerary builder tool.

Tashkent, Uzbekistan to Bronnoysund is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Tashkent to Bronnoysund is minus 4 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can drive to Mosjoen.

Things to do in Bronnoysund

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Bindal Municipality, Torghatten
Highlights from your plan
Heilhornet Topptur ©
Heilhornet Topptur
Torghatten ©
Torghatten
Norsk Havbrukssenter ©
Norsk Havbrukssenter

2
nights
Mosjoen

Mosjoen
On the 4th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Helgeland Museum Vevelstad, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Marsora Hiking Trail, then trek along Oyfjellvarden Hiking Trail, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Dolstad Church. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Panorama, take in the awesome beauty at The Seven Sisters, and then snap pictures at Helgelandsbrua.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Mosjoen vacation maker website.

Traveling by car from Bronnoysund to Mosjoen takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Bronnoysund in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Mosjoen, with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Mo i Rana.

Things to do in Mosjoen

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trip

Sandnessjoen
Highlights from your plan
Marsora Hiking Trail
Marsora Hiking Trail
Dolstad Church ©
Dolstad Church
Panorama ©
Panorama

4
nights
Mo i Rana

Mo i Rana ©
Venture out of the city with trips to The Svartisen Glacier Austerdalsisen (in Glomfjord), Nesna (Nesna Bygdemuseum, Kayaking & Canoeing, &more) and Tursti til Sjoforsen (in Korgen).

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Mo i Rana travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Mosjoen to Mo i Rana in 1.5 hours. September in Mo i Rana sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Bodo.

Things to do in Mo i Rana

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Nesna, The Svartisen Glacier Austerdalsisen, Tursti til Sjoforsen
Highlights from your plan
Setergrotta ©
Setergrotta
The Svartisen Glacier Austerdalsisen ©
The Svartisen Glacier Austerdalsisen
Hauknestinden ©
Hauknestinden

4
nights
Bodo

Bodo ©
Bodo is known for museums, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Saltstraumen, stop by Stormen library, brush up on your military savvy at Norsk Luftfartsmuseum, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Ronvik.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Bodo road trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Mo i Rana to Bodo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Leknes.

Things to do in Bodo

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Valnesfossen
Highlights from your plan
Mjelle ©
Mjelle
Saltstraumen ©
Saltstraumen
Valnesfossen ©
Valnesfossen

3
nights
Leknes, Vestvagoy

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Go for a jaunt from Leknes to Nusfjord to see Nusfjord Fishing Village about 30 minutes away. There's much more to do: head off the coast to Lofoten Island, take an in-depth tour of Lofotr Viking Museum, hike along Offersoykammen Hiking Trail, and pause for some serene contemplation at Flakstad Church.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Leknes trip planner.

Getting from Bodo to Leknes by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Leknes are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Henningsvaer.

Things to do in Leknes

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Ballstad, Vestvagoy, Lofoten Island, Nusfjord Fishing Village, Kvalvika Beach
Highlights from your plan
Lofoten Island ©
Lofoten Island
Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Lofotr Viking Museum ©
Lofotr Viking Museum

2
nights
Henningsvaer

Henningsvaer ©
On the 17th (Thu), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vagakallen, take in the awesome beauty at Glomtinden, and then trek along Festvagtind Hike. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Henningsvaer and then look for gifts at Engelskmannsbrygga i Henningsvaer.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Henningsvaer trip planner.

Traveling by journey from Leknes to Henningsvaer takes 1.5 hours. September in Henningsvaer sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Harstad.

Things to do in Henningsvaer

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Vagan
Highlights from your plan
Vagakallen ©
Vagakallen
Engelskmannsbrygga i Henningsvaer ©
Engelskmannsbrygga i Henningsvaer

4
nights
Harstad

Harstad ©
Harstad is the second-most populated municipality in Troms county, Norway. Go for a jaunt from Harstad to Lodingen to see Moysalen nasjonalpark about 1h 45 min away. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Gangsastoppen, let the kids burn off some steam at Generalhagen, make a splash at Grottebadet Waterpark, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mountain Hike to Musvannet.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Harstad day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Henningsvaer to Harstad takes 3 hours. Traveling from Henningsvaer in September, plan for little chillier nights in Harstad, with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Nordkapp Municipality.

Things to do in Harstad

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Moysalen nasjonalpark
Highlights from your plan
Keipen ©
Keipen
Moysalen nasjonalpark ©
Moysalen nasjonalpark
Trondenes Church ©
Trondenes Church

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): don't miss a visit to North Cape, take an in-depth tour of Nordkapphallen, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Kirkeporten in Skarsvag. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Thu): get outside with Knivskjellodden, view the masterpieces at The Gallery - East of the Sun, then view the masterpieces at The Gallery "West Of The Moon", and finally pause for some photo ops at Bamse statue.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Nordkapp Municipality online holiday planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Harstad to Nordkapp Municipality. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Harstad in September: highs in Nordkapp Municipality hover around 11°C, while lows dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can drive to Alta.

Things to do in Nordkapp Municipality

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kirkeporten in Skarsvag, North Cape
Highlights from your plan
North Cape ©
North Cape
Nordkapphallen ©
Nordkapphallen
Knivskjellodden ©
Knivskjellodden

3
nights
Alta

Alta ©
Alta is the most populated municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. Alta is known for museums, historic sites, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn more about the world around you at Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Alta Church, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and explore the stunning scenery at Alta Canyon.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Alta travel planning tool.

Drive from Nordkapp Municipality to Alta in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Alta

Museums · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre ©
Safaris
Alta Canyon ©
Alta Canyon

3
nights
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.
Tromso is known for nightlife, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of The Arctic Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Tromso Domkirke, examine the collection at The Polar Museum, and trek along Lyngstuva.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, read Tromso road trip planning website.

Fly from Alta to Tromso in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in September, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tromso

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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