60 days in Norway Itinerary

60 days in Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Oslo
— 15 nights
2
Bergen
— 10 nights
3
Stryn
— 6 nights
4
Geiranger
— 4 nights
5
Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 4 nights
6
Tromso
— 10 nights
7
Alta
— 4 nights
8
Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen
— 3 nights

15
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum and Heddal Stave Church. Head to Aker Brygge and Queen Sonja Art Stablefor some retail therapy. Explore Oslo's surroundings by going to Norwegian Mining Museum (in Kongsberg), Telemarksgalleriet & Lysbuen (in Notodden) and Tonsberg (Castle Rock Tower & Brygga i Toensberg). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Fredriksten Festning (Fredriksten Fortress), appreciate the extensive heritage of Oslomarka, see the interesting displays at Fram Museum, and contemplate the waterfront views at Sognsvann Lake.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Oslo trip planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Oslo is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 9 hour difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Oslo when traveling from Vancouver in June, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Notodden, Tonsberg, Halden, Norwegian Mining Museum
Highlights from your plan
Oslomarka ©
Oslomarka
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum ©
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum
Heddal Stave Church ©
Heddal Stave Church

10
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum and KODE Art Museums of Bergen. Explore hidden gems such as Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene and Museum Lepramuseet. Venture out of the city with trips to Kunsthuset Kabuso (in Oystese), Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall (in Norheimsund) and Lyse Abbey (in Lysekloster). Spend the 4th (Sat) exploring at Hardangerfjord. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Bergenhus Festningsmuesum, examine the collection at Gamle Bergen Museum - Bymuseet i Bergen, take in the spiritual surroundings of St John's Church, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bergen trip planner.

Getting from Oslo to Bergen by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. When traveling from Oslo in July, plan for little chillier days in Bergen, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Stryn.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Voss Municipality, Fjell Fortress Museum Vest, Kunsthuset Kabuso, Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall, Lyse Abbey
Highlights from your plan
Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall ©
Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene ©
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene

6
nights
Stryn

Stryn ©
Stryn is a municipality in the county of Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. Museum-lovers will appreciate Glacier Museum and Peer Gynt Galleriet. Step out of the city life by going to Runde Fuglereservat and Munken badeplass. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Stryn: Volda (Galten, Rotsethornet, &more), Fjaerland (Boeyabreen Glacier & Supphellebreen) and Brenndalsbreen (in Briksdalsbre). And it doesn't end there: take in the pleasant sights at Briksdal Glacier (Briksdalbreen), explore the striking landscape at Jostedals Glacier, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Olden kyrkje, and enjoy the sea views from Runde Lighthouse.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Stryn trip itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Stryn takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. In July in Stryn, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Stryn

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Volda, Hellesylt, Fjaerland, Loen, Runde
Highlights from your plan
Briksdal Glacier (Briksdalbreen) ©
Briksdal Glacier (Briksdalbreen)
Olden ©
Olden
Glacier Museum ©
Glacier Museum

4
nights
Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Norwegian Fjord Centre and Stordal Gamle Kyrkje are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to Geiranger Fjord and Ornevegen - Ornesvingen. When in Geiranger, make a side trip to see Gudbrandsjuvet in Valldal, approximately Valldal away. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Flydalsjuvet, make a trip to Fossevandring Geiranger, take some stellar pictures from Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba, and take in the dramatic scenery at The Seven Sisters.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Geiranger trip itinerary builder website.

You can do a combination of bus and ferry from Stryn to Geiranger in 4 hours. In July in Geiranger, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Leknes.

Things to do in Geiranger

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

Stordal Gamle Kyrkje, Gudbrandsjuvet
Highlights from your plan
Active Geiranger ©
Active Geiranger
The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters
Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord

4
nights
Leknes, Vestvagoy

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. You'll explore and learn at Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum and Northern Norway Art Centre. Popular historic sites such as Nusfjord Fishing Village and Flakstad Church are in your itinerary. Explore Leknes' surroundings by going to Gimsoy Landhandel Lofoten (in Gimsoysand), Svolvaer (Gallery Dagfinn Bakke, Floya, &more) and Lille Kabelvag art gallery and museum (in Kabelvag). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Haukland Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Uttakleiv Beach, trek along Reinebringen, and step off the mainland to explore Lofoten Island.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Leknes trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Geiranger to Leknes takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Geiranger in July, expect nights in Leknes to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Leknes

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Svolvaer, Gimsoy Landhandel Lofoten, Lofoten Gaardsysteri, Flakstad Church, Lille Kabelvag art gallery and museum
Highlights from your plan
Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Uttakleiv Beach
Uttakleiv Beach
Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum ©
Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum

10
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.
You'll explore and learn at Perspektivet Museum and Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Arctic Cathedral and Tromso Domkirke. Explore Tromso's surroundings by going to Haaja (in Sommaroy), Senja (Segla & Ersfjordstranda) and The Steindal's Glacier (in Lyngseidet). Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Tromso Fjords, race across the water with a speed boat tour, stroll the grounds of Elverhoy Kirke, and kick back and relax at Telegrafbukta Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Tromso online day trip planner.

You can fly from Leknes to Tromso in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Tromso, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Alta.

Things to do in Tromso

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Senja, The Arctic Cathedral, Spakenes, Haaja, The Steindal's Glacier
Highlights from your plan
Tromso Fjords ©
Tromso Fjords
Speed Boats Tours
Perspektivet Museum ©
Perspektivet Museum

4
nights
Alta

Alta ©
Alta is the most populated municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. Get some historical perspective at Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre and Northern Lights Cathedral. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Lazarettmoen German Field Hospital Remains and Alta Church. Get out of town with these interesting Alta side-trips: Kautokeino (Samiway & Juhls' Silvergallery AS) and Stabbursnes Nature House and Museum (in Indre Billefjord). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kafjord Church, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, explore the stunning scenery at Alta Canyon, and don't miss a visit to Bubbelen.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Alta day trip planning website.

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. August in Alta sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Longyearbyen.

Things to do in Alta

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Kautokeino, Lazarettmoen German Field Hospital Remains, Stabbursnes Nature House and Museum
Highlights from your plan
Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre ©
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Stabbursnes Nature House and Museum ©
Stabbursnes Nature House and Museum

3
nights
Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen

A coal-mining town, Longyearbyen draws visitors interested in viewing the northern lights.
Get a sense of the local culture at Svalbard Kirke and Svalbard Museum. Step off the beaten path and head to Adrenaline & Extreme Tours and Safaris. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at North Pole Expedition Museum, stop by Longyear 78 Outdoor & Expeditions, sample the tasty concoctions at Svalbard Brewery, and contemplate the waterfront views at Magdalenefjord Svalbard.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Longyearbyen road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Alta to Longyearbyen takes 7.5 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Alta in August; daily highs in Longyearbyen reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Longyearbyen

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Magdalenefjord Svalbard
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Svalbard Kirke ©
Svalbard Kirke
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

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