8 days in Norway Itinerary

8 days in Norway Itinerary

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Oslo
— 3 nights
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Trondheim
— 1 night
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Bergen
— 2 nights
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Stavanger
— 1 night

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Oslo

Oslo ©

Tiger City

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Viking Ship Museum and Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum. Vigeland Museum and Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Fram Museum, walk around Vigeland Park, explore the historical opulence of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), and steep yourself in history at Det Kongelige Slott.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Oslo online trip itinerary maker.

Izmir, Turkey to Oslo is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time (TRT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Izmir in September, you will find days in Oslo are slightly colder (19°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Trondheim.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Parks
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Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum ©
Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum
Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) ©

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Trondheim

Trondheim ©
The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Nidaros Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Rockheim, examine the collection at Erkebispegarden (Archbishop's Palace), then brush up on your military savvy at Kristiansten Fortress, and finally wander the streets of Bakklandet.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Trondheim day trip planner.

Fly from Oslo to Trondheim in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Trondheim are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Trondheim

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Kristiansten Fortress ©
Kristiansten Fortress
Rockheim ©
Rockheim
Bakklandet ©
Bakklandet

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Bergen

Bergen ©

City of Seven Mountains

A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St John's Church, contemplate the long history of Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, then admire the masterpieces at KODE Art Museums of Bergen, then get engrossed in the history at Gamle Bergen Museum - Bymuseet i Bergen, and finally go for a walk through Stoltzekleiven. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the eclectic array of goods at Fish Market, take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, learn the secrets of beer at Bergen Food Tours, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Bryggen, then take in the exciting artwork at Gunvor Handmade Illustration, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bergen sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Trondheim to Bergen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Bergen sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Stavanger.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene ©
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene
Gamle Bergen Museum - Bymuseet i Bergen ©
Gamle Bergen Museum - Bymuseet i Bergen

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Stavanger

Stavanger ©

Oil Capital

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Old Stavanger and then stop by Ovre Holmegate.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Stavanger road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Stavanger takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. On the 25th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Stavanger

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Ovre Holmegate ©
Ovre Holmegate
Old Stavanger ©
Old Stavanger

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