15 days in Norway Itinerary

15 days in Norway Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Norway tour planner
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Bergen
— 1 night
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Trondheim
— 1 night
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Bodo
— 1 night
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Nordkapp Municipality
— 1 night
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Tromso
— 2 nights
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Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 2 nights
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Harstad
— 1 night
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Narvik
— 1 night
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Oslo
— 4 nights
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Bergen — 1 night

City of Seven Mountains

A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, browse the eclectic array of goods at Fish Market, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally get engrossed in the history at Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sun): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, make a trip to Ulriken, and then make a splash at Iskanten.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Bergen trip builder website.

Paris, France to Bergen is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Paris in July, with highs in Bergen at 20°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to fly to Trondheim.
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Trondheim — 1 night

The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Nidaros Cathedral and then surround yourself with nature on Nature Tours - Day Trips.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Trondheim trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Bergen to Trondheim in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July in Trondheim, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Bodo.
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Bodo — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Ronvik and then stroll through Valnesfossen.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Bodo trip planner.

You can fly from Trondheim to Bodo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Trondheim in July, expect nights in Bodo to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are slightly colder, around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to fly to Nordkapp Municipality.
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Nordkapp Municipality — 1 night

Some 200,000 visitors take a trip to Nordkapp Municipality every year, drawn by its two main attractions--North Cape and Knivskjellodden, considered by many the northernmost point of Europe.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): head outdoors with Knivskjellodden and then explore the striking landscape at Nordkapphallen.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Nordkapp Municipality trip planner.

Fly from Bodo to Nordkapp Municipality in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Bodo in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Nordkapp Municipality, with highs around 14°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Tromso.
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Tromso — 2 nights

Paris of the North

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 21st (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then appreciate the history behind Memorial to Deportation of Jews of Tromso. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Polaria, examine the collection at The Polar Museum, and then admire the natural beauty at Tromso Botaniske Hage.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Tromso driving holiday tool.

Traveling by flight from Nordkapp Municipality to Tromso takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in July, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to fly to Leknes.
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Leknes, Vestvagoy — 2 nights

Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): look for gifts at Lofoten Gaver og Brukskunst AS, see some colorful creatures with Lofoten Diving, and then hike along Hiking on the hills. On the 24th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: shake up your sightseeing with Holandsmelen Hiking Trail, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Haukland Beach, and then head off the coast to Lofoten Island.

For ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Leknes trip planner.

You can fly from Tromso to Leknes in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Harstad.
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Harstad — 1 night

Harstad is the second-most populated municipality in Troms county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): trek along Gangsastoppen, then trek along Mountain Hike to Musvannet, and then trek along Keipen.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Harstad vacation planner.

Drive from Leknes to Harstad in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July in Harstad, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Narvik.
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Narvik — 1 night

or Áhkanjárga is the third-largest town and municipality in Nordland county, Norway by population. Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Narvik Krigsmuseum and then fly down the slopes at Narvikfjellet.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Narvik trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Harstad to Narvik in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to Oslo.
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Oslo — 4 nights

Tiger City

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Oslo is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, explore the activities along Oslofjord, examine the collection at Fram Museum, and grab your bike and head to Bygdøy.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Oslo online tour itinerary builder.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Narvik to Oslo in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Narvik in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Oslo: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Norway travel guide

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Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Art Museums
Land of the Midnight Sun
Take a trip up north and visit Norway, the land of fjords, northern lights, unspoiled nature, and friendly communities. Norway is a haven for holidaymakers who enjoy the outdoors, with numerous resorts for downhill skiing and snowboarding, as well as countless trails for hiking in the summer or dog sledding and cross-country skiing in the winter. Norway's cities combine historical and modern architecture and feature a selection of museums, art galleries, and performance venues. Meanwhile, traditional ways of life, local customs, and crafts are celebrated in many open-air and ethnological museums across the land. Even though the country has a modern and elaborate system of roads, Norway continues to foster its ancient connection with the sea. Take to the waters yourself with tours of the scenic coast, fjords, or whale watching.
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Nordland travel guide

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History Museums · Specialty Museums · Beaches
Best known for the surrounding natural scenery, Norland features a landscape of steep mountains near the sea and flat lowlands. Heavily reliant on tourism, the county also boasts thriving fishing and offshore petroleum industries. Norland possesses one of the least polluted coastal areas in Europe and offers easy access to the World Heritage-listed archipelago of over 6,000 islands, which are recognized for preserving the simple and sustainable way of life practiced by Norway's fishermen for over a thousand years. The county also serves as the gateway for the famous Lofoten Islands, known for their picture-perfect fishing villages, deep fjords, and tall peaks.
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