30 days in Norway Itinerary

30 days in Norway Itinerary

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Start: Dubai
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  15 h 30 min
1
Geiranger
— 3 nights
+3
Ferry + Foot + Bus + Fly:  7 h 30 min
2
Bergen
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Flam
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Odda
— 3 nights
Drive + Ferry:  3 h 45 min
5
Stavanger
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Forsand Municipality
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h 45 min
7
Oslo
— 10 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Dubai

3
nights
Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Geiranger is known for nature, scenic drive, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Geiranger Fjord, head outdoors with Active Geiranger, explore the stunning scenery at Flydalsjuvet, and get great views at Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Geiranger trip itinerary planning tool.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Geiranger is an approximately 16- hour combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Geiranger due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Dubai in May; daily highs in Geiranger reach 15°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Geiranger

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba ©
Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba
The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters

4
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.
Bergen is known for nature, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, see the interesting displays at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, take in the pleasant sights at Stoltzekleiven, and take in the awesome beauty at Ulriken.

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

You can do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight from Geiranger to Bergen in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In May, daily temperatures in Bergen can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Flam.

Things to do in Bergen

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites
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Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Fish Market
Fish Market

2
nights
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 20th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Bakka Church, explore the striking landscape at Naeroyfjord, then admire the sheer force of Kjelfossen Waterfall, then take in panoramic vistas at Stegastein Lookout, and finally examine the collection at Flaamsbana Museet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Thu): don't miss a visit to Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route, then take a memorable drive along Aurlandsvegen, then take in the dramatic scenery at Rjoandefossen, and finally trek along Flam Hiking AS.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Flam trip planning tool.

You can drive from Bergen to Flam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May in Flam, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Odda.

Things to do in Flam

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Western Norway, Aurlandsvangen, Kjelfossen Waterfall, Bakka Church
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Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Stegastein Lookout ©
Stegastein Lookout
Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route ©
Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route

3
nights
Odda

Odda ©
Odda is a municipality in Hordaland county, Norway. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Odda: The Monk Steps (in Ullensvang), Husedalen Valley (in Kinsarvik) and Glacial Potholes at Rullestad Gorge (in Fjaera). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Trolltunga, experience rural life at Hardanger Saft og Siderfabrikk, admire the sheer force of Vidfossen Waterfall, and snap pictures at Hardanger Bridge.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Odda vacation tool.

Traveling by car from Flam to Odda takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Stavanger.

Things to do in Odda

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Ulvik, The Monk Steps, Husedalen Valley, Glacial Potholes at Rullestad Gorge
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Trolltunga Zippen ©
Trolltunga Zippen
Trolltunga ©
Trolltunga
Hardanger Bridge ©
Hardanger Bridge

4
nights
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.
Explore Stavanger's surroundings by going to Lyseveien to Lysebotn (in Sirdal Municipality) and Fritz Roed Sculpture Park (in Bryne). There's still lots to do: appreciate the views at Lysefjord, hike along The North Sea Road, view the masterpieces at Galleri Gann, and get curious at Norwegian Petroleum Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Stavanger trip tool.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Odda to Stavanger in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. May in Stavanger sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Forsand Municipality.

Things to do in Stavanger

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Sandnes, Lyseveien to Lysebotn, Fritz Roed Sculpture Park
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Lysefjord ©
Lysefjord
Old Stavanger ©
Old Stavanger
Flor & Fjære ©
Flor & Fjære

2
nights
Forsand Municipality

Forsand Municipality ©
With a cluster of villages surrounded by untouched nature, Forsand Municipality is a great destination for those looking to immerse themselves in scenic surroundings, far from the city bustle.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Gloppedalsura Scree and then take in the awesome beauty at Kjerag. On your second day here, pause for some photo ops at Solspeilet - The Norwegian Stonehenge, take some stellar pictures from Pulpit Rock, and then hike along Hike from Grauthedlar to Lysebotn.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Forsand Municipality holiday maker.

Drive from Stavanger to Forsand Municipality in 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Forsand Municipality can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Forsand Municipality

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Gloppedalsura Scree, Solspeilet - The Norwegian Stonehenge
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Kjerag ©
Kjerag
Pulpit Rock ©
Pulpit Rock
Gloppedalsura Scree
Gloppedalsura Scree

10
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 Oslo to go to Tonsberg and see Saga Oseberg, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Viking Ship Museum, contemplate the long history of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), examine the collection at Fram Museum, and walk around Vigeland Park.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Oslo trip builder website.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Forsand Municipality to Oslo takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Forsand Municipality in May since evenings lows in Oslo dip to 3°C. On the 9th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Saga Oseberg
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Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum
Vigeland Park ©
Vigeland Park

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