30 days in Norway Itinerary

30 days in Norway Itinerary

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30 days in Norway Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  26 h
1
Bergen
— 5 nights
+3
Fly + Bus + Foot + Ferry:  7 h 30 min
2
Geiranger
— 2 nights
+2
Ferry + Bus + Fly:  9 h 45 min
3
Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
4
Tromso
— 6 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
5
Alta
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
6
Oslo
— 9 nights
Fly:  25 h
End: Sydney

5
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum and Hardangerfjord. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Bryggen and Leprosy Museum. Take a break from Bergen with a short trip to Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall in Norheimsund, about 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: hike along Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken, get engrossed in the history at Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, take in the spiritual surroundings of St John's Church, and explore the world behind art at KODE Art Museums of Bergen.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Bergen sightseeing planner.

Sydney, Australia to Bergen is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) to Central European Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Sydney in June: highs in Bergen hover around 18°C, while lows dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall, Hardanger Maritime Museum
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Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum
Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall ©
Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Geiranger Fjord and Ornevegen - Ornesvingen. Discover out-of-the-way places like The Seven Sisters and Flydalsjuvet. There's still lots to do: head outdoors with Active Geiranger, take some stellar pictures from Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba, pause for some serene contemplation at Geiranger Church, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Korsmyra - Hiking Track.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Geiranger vacation planning tool .

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Bergen to Geiranger in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Geiranger can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Leknes.

Things to do in Geiranger

Parks Outdoors Nature
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The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters
Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen ©
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen

2
nights
Leknes, Vestvagoy

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. You'll get in some beach time at Haukland Beach and Uttakleiv Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Reinebringen and Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Leknes: Svolvaer (Fishing Charters & Tours & Northern Norway Art Centre). Next up on the itinerary: head off the coast to Lofoten Island, see the interesting displays at Smeden i Sund/Sund Fiskerimuseum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Flakstad Church.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Leknes trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Geiranger to Leknes takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Traveling from Geiranger in June, expect nights in Leknes to be about the same, around 8°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Leknes

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Svolvaer, Smeden i Sund/Sund Fiskerimuseum, Flakstad Church, Reinebringen, Lofoten Island
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Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Fishing Charters & Tours
Reinebringen ©
Reinebringen

6
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Northern Norwegian Science Center and The Arctic Cathedral. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Elverhoy Kirke and Tromso Domkirke. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Tromso Fjords, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, hike along Coastal Hiking, and admire the masterpieces at Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Tromso trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by flight from Leknes to Tromso takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, daily temperatures in Tromso can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Alta.

Things to do in Tromso

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
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Speed Boats Tours
Tromso Fjords ©
Tromso Fjords
Telegrafbukta Beach ©
Telegrafbukta Beach

1
night
Alta

Alta is the most populated municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, then get a new perspective on nature at Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre, then take in breathtaking views at Alta Canyon, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Northern Lights Cathedral.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Alta trip simple and quick.

Traveling by flight from Tromso to Alta takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Alta are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Alta

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Northern Lights Cathedral ©
Northern Lights Cathedral

9
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.
Heddal Stave Church and Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get in touch with nature at Nordmarka and Sognsvann Lake. When in Oslo, make a side trip to see Fredriksten Festning (Fredriksten Fortress) in Halden, approximately Halden away. There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Oslomarka, examine the collection at Fram Museum, contemplate the long history of Oscarsborg Fortress, and take an in-depth tour of Viking Ship Museum.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, read Oslo sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Alta to Oslo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Alta, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Oslo, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Fredriksten Festning (Fredriksten Fortress), Heddal Stave Church
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Oslomarka ©
Oslomarka
Heddal Stave Church ©
Heddal Stave Church

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