7 days in Vardo, Nordkapp Municipality & Alta Itinerary

7 days in Vardo, Nordkapp Municipality & Alta Itinerary

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Vardo
— 2 nights
2
Nordkapp Municipality
— 1 night
3
Alta
— 2 nights

2
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Vardo

Vardo ©
is a municipality in Finnmark county in the extreme northeastern part of Norway. Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Steilneset Memorial, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Hornoya Vardo Light House, thendon't miss a visit to Hamningberg Old Fishing Village, and finally learn about all things military at The Partisan Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Hornoya, see the interesting displays at The Pomor Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Vardoehus Fortress.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Vardo trip planner.

Tromso to Vardo is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In November, daytime highs in Vardo are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Nordkapp Municipality.

Things to do in Vardo

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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The Pomor Museum ©
The Pomor Museum
Hornoya ©
Hornoya
The Partisan Museum ©
The Partisan Museum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Nordkapphallen, thentake in the exciting artwork at The Gallery - East of the Sun, and then take in the dramatic natural features at North Cape. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Bamse statue, thenadmire the masterpieces at Nordkappmuseet, and then head outdoors with Knivskjellodden.

For maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Nordkapp Municipality online travel route planner.

Getting from Vardo to Nordkapp Municipality by car takes about 8.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Nordkapp Municipality are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can drive to Alta.

Things to do in Nordkapp Municipality

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

North Cape
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North Cape ©
North Cape
Nordkapphallen ©
Nordkapphallen
Nordkappmuseet ©
Nordkappmuseet

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nights
Alta

Alta ©
Alta is the most populated municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, get a new perspective on nature at Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre, thensee the interesting displays at Tirpitz Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Northern Lights Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Bubbelen, see the sky in a new way at Northern Lights Observatory at Haldde, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Alta Church.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Alta trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Nordkapp Municipality to Alta by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Nordkapp Municipality in November, with highs in Alta at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Alta

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre ©
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Northern Lights Cathedral ©
Northern Lights Cathedral

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