12 days in Norway Itinerary

12 days in Norway Itinerary

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12 days in Norway Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  14​h
1
Oslo
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Stavanger
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Bergen
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Flam
— 1 night
bus + ferry:  9​h 30​min
5
Geiranger
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Alesund
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
Trondheim
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  7​h
8
Reine, Moskenesoy
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6​h 30​min
9
Tromso
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h 30​min
End: Bangkok

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.
On the 11th (Sun), get your game on at VRden - Ultimate Virtual Reality Experience, then walk around Vigelandsparken, then admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, and finally get engrossed in the history at Fram Museum. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), then get engrossed in the history at Viking Ship Museum, then examine the collection at Kon-Tiki Museum, and finally look for gifts at Outland Oslo.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Oslo trip planner.

Bangkok, Thailand to Oslo is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Bangkok to Oslo. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Bangkok in October: high temperatures in Oslo hover around 13°C and lows are around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Stavanger.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum

1
night
Stavanger

Stavanger ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): stroll through Hike Oygardstol to Langavatn via Kjerag and then appreciate the views at Lysefjord.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Stavanger online itinerary planner .

You can fly from Oslo to Stavanger in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Oslo in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Stavanger, with lows around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Stavanger

Parks Trails Nature

Side Trip

Hike Oygardstol to Langavatn via Kjerag
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Lysefjord ©
Lysefjord

1
night
Bergen

Bergen ©
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 14th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken, take in the exciting artwork at DMG GALLERY, get to know the fascinating history of Bryggen, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular (Floibanen), and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Fish Market.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Bergen online trip maker .

Getting from Stavanger to Bergen by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Flam.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Ulriken ©
Ulriken

1
night
Flam

Flam ©
Nestled in a kingdom of mountains and fjords, the scenic village of Flam serves as a good base for exploring some of the most beautiful sights of Norwegian nature.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Naeroyfjord, then see the interesting displays at Flaamsbana Museet, then enjoy breathtaking views from Stegastein Lookout, and finally make a trip to Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Flam trip planner.

You can drive from Bergen to Flam in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Bergen in October, with highs in Flam at 8°C and lows at 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Flam

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Aurlandsvangen, Naeroyfjord
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Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Stegastein Lookout ©
Stegastein Lookout

1
day
Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Geiranger Fjord.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Geiranger road trip planning tool .

Do a combination of bus and ferry from Flam to Geiranger in 9.5 hours. While traveling from Flam, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Geiranger, ranging from highs of 12°C to lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Alesund.

Things to do in Geiranger

Parks Nature
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Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord

1
night
Alesund

A lively seaport renowned for its high concentration of Art Nouveau buildings, Alesund stretches over seven islands and features a compact city center almost entirely surrounded by water.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Statute of Joachim Ronneberg, hike along Walk to Borgundgavlen, then take a stroll around Tourist Cinema - View The Fjords, and finally cast your line with a fishing tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Alesund day trip planning site .

Drive from Geiranger to Alesund in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Geiranger in October, Alesund is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Trondheim.

Things to do in Alesund

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Walk to Borgundgavlen ©
Walk to Borgundgavlen

1
night
Trondheim

Trondheim ©
The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): tee off at Trondheim par3golf, then trek along Bymarka, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Nidaros Cathedral.

To find where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Trondheim trip maker site .

You can fly from Alesund to Trondheim in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Alesund in October since evenings lows in Trondheim dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Reine.

Things to do in Trondheim

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Bymarka ©
Bymarka
Nidaros Cathedral ©
Nidaros Cathedral

1
night
Reine, Moskenesoy

Reine ©
The locals came to Reine to catch cod; visitors come to catch the views.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Reinebringen and then cruise along Rambergstranda.

To see reviews and tourist information, read Reine trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Trondheim to Reine. In October, daily temperatures in Reine can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Reine

Outdoors Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Rambergstranda
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Rambergstranda ©
Rambergstranda
Reinebringen ©
Reinebringen

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Arctic Cathedral.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Tromso day trip website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Reine to Tromso. Traveling from Reine in October, expect Tromso to be slightly colder, temps between 6°C and 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tromso

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral

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