8 days in Western Norway Itinerary

8 days in Western Norway Itinerary

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Start: Flam
1
Flam
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Bergen
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + Bus + Foot + Ferry:  7 h 30 min
3
Geiranger
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Andalsnes
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h 15 min
End: Flam

1
day
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 7th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Naeroyfjord, then see the interesting displays at Flaamsbana Museet, then enjoy breathtaking views from Stegastein Lookout, and finally don't miss a visit to Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Flam itinerary site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Flam. In July, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Bergen.

Things to do in Flam

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Aurlandsvangen, Naeroyfjord
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Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route ©
Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route
Stegastein Lookout ©
Stegastein Lookout

3
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: get to know the fascinating history of Bryggen, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken, take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, and go for a walk through Stoltzekleiven.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bergen online journey maker.

Drive from Flam to Bergen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Bergen

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

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 11th (Sat): make a trip to Fossevandring Geiranger and then explore the striking landscape at Geiranger Fjord. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): take some stellar pictures from Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba, take some stellar pictures from Knivsfla, then admire the sheer force of The Seven Sisters, and finally make a trip to Flydalsjuvet.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Geiranger vacation maker app.

Do a combination of flight, bus, 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 July, daytime highs in Geiranger are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Andalsnes.

Things to do in Geiranger

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

2
nights
Andalsnes

Andalsnes ©
Andalsnes is a town in Rauma Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. On the 13th (Mon), hike along Romsdalseggen, then explore and take pictures at Trollstigen, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Stigfossen Waterfall. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at The Romsdalen Valley, then get outside with Nesaksla, and then don't miss a visit to Rampestreken.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Andalsnes trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Geiranger to Andalsnes takes 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Andalsnes can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Andalsnes

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Trollstigen, The Romsdalen Valley
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Romsdalseggen ©
Romsdalseggen
Trollstigen ©
Trollstigen
Rampestreken ©
Rampestreken

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