8 days in Norway Itinerary

8 days in Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tirana
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Bergen
— 2 nights
+3
Fly + Bus + Foot + Ferry:  7 h 30 min
2
Geiranger
— 1 night
Bus + Train:  7 h 15 min
3
Oslo
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Tirana

2
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.
On the 10th (Thu), explore the activities along Hardangerfjord. On the next day, hike along Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken, then take in the waterfront at Bryggen, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene.

Before you visit Bergen, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Tirana, Albania to Bergen is an approximately 9.5- hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Expect colder weather when traveling from Tirana in September: highs in Bergen hover around 18°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken ©
Hardangerfjord ©
Hardangerfjord

1
night
Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): explore and take pictures at Ornevegen - Ornesvingen, admire the sheer force of The Seven Sisters, and then take some stellar pictures from Flydalsjuvet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): get great views at Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba and then explore the striking landscape at Geiranger Fjord.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Geiranger road trip app.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Bergen to Geiranger takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Geiranger

Parks Nature Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters
Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen ©
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen

2
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Sognsvann Lake and Frogner Park. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, explore the historical opulence of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), examine the collection at Fram Museum, and get engrossed in the history at Kon-Tiki Museum.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Oslo itinerary maker.

Getting from Geiranger to Oslo by combination of bus and train takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and flight. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Sognsvann Lake ©
Sognsvann Lake

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