13 days in Norway Itinerary

13 days in Norway Itinerary

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13 days in Norway Itinerary

Start: Doha
+3
Fly + Bus + Foot + Ferry:  16 h 15 min
1
Geiranger
— 2 nights
+3
Ferry + Foot + Bus + Fly:  7 h 30 min
2
Bergen
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Flam
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Rjukan
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Oslo
— 4 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Doha

2
nights
Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Discover out-of-the-way places like The Seven Sisters and Active Geiranger. Get in touch with nature at Geiranger Fjord and Flydalsjuvet. Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable drive along Ornevegen - Ornesvingen, make a trip to Fossevandring Geiranger, stop by Geiranger Sjokolade, and examine the collection at Norwegian Fjord Centre.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Geiranger trip itinerary builder site.

Doha, Qatar to Geiranger is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Arabia Standard Time (AST) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 2 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Doha in August; daily highs in Geiranger reach 20°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Geiranger

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Flydalsjuvet ©
Flydalsjuvet
The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters
Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord

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.
Get outdoors at Hardangerfjord and Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken. Discover out-of-the-way places like Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall and Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum. The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, browse the eclectic array of goods at Fish Market, and take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bergen road trip app.

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Geiranger to Bergen in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. August in Bergen sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Flam.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall
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Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall ©
Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall
Hardangerfjord ©
Hardangerfjord

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Brekkefossen, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then see the interesting displays at Flaamsbana Museet, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Naeroyfjord.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Flam trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Bergen to Flam by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Flam sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Rjukan.

Things to do in Flam

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Naeroyfjord
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Brekkefossen ©
Brekkefossen
Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Flaamsbana Museet ©
Flaamsbana Museet

1
night
Rjukan

Rjukan ©
Rjukan is a town and the administrative centre of Tinn municipality in Telemark, Norway. On the 14th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Hardangervidda Nasjonalparksenter, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gaustabanen, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gaustatoppen.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Rjukan trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Flam to Rjukan in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and car. Traveling from Flam in August, you will find days in Rjukan are somewhat warmer (24°C), and nights are about the same (12°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Oslo.

Things to do in Rjukan

Parks Nature Museums
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Hardangervidda Nasjonalparksenter ©
Hardangervidda Nasjonalparksenter
Gaustatoppen ©
Gaustatoppen
Gaustabanen ©
Gaustabanen

4
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Nordmarka and Sognsvann Lake. Step off the beaten path and head to Oslomarka and Frogner Park. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, steep yourself in history at Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), examine the collection at Kon-Tiki Museum, and walk around Vigeland Park.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Oslo sightseeing app.

You can drive from Rjukan to Oslo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Oslo sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

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Nordmarka ©
Nordmarka
Oslomarka ©
Oslomarka
Sognsvann Lake ©
Sognsvann Lake

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