17 days in Norway Itinerary

17 days in Norway Itinerary

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Fly to Oslo Gardermoen Airport, Drive to Larvik
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Larvik
— 5 nights
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Oslo
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Horten
— 1 night
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Roldal
— 1 night
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Odda
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Jondal Municipality
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Bergen
— 2 nights
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Gol
— 2 nights
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Larvik
— 3 nights
Drive to Oslo Gardermoen Airport, Fly to Toronto

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Larvik — 5 nights

Larvik is a town and municipality in Vestfold county, Norway. Get in touch with nature at Beech Forest and Batteristranda. Fulehuk Lighthouse and Herregarden will appeal to history buffs. There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at Foldvik Familypark, pause for some serene contemplation at Fredriksvern Church, tee off at Larvik Golf Course, and pause for some photo ops at Ulabrand.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Larvik online road trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Larvik is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Larvik is 6 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Toronto in August; daily highs in Larvik reach 22°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Oslo.
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Oslo

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.
On the 10th (Sat), shop like a local with Karl Johans gate and then get engrossed in the history at Kon-Tiki Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Oslo day trip site.

Traveling by car from Larvik to Oslo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Larvik in August, Oslo is a bit cooler at night with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Horten.
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Horten — 1 night

Horten is a town and municipality in Vestfold county, Norway—located along the Oslofjord. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): buy something for everyone on your list at Rygge Storsenter and then brush up on your military savvy at Marinemuseet (The Norwegian Naval Museum).

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Horten vacation builder.

You can drive from Oslo to Horten in 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Oslo in August since evenings lows in Horten dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Roldal.
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Roldal — 1 night

Røldal is a village in the municipality of Odda in Hordaland county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Roldal Stave Church.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Roldal road trip website.

You can drive from Horten to Roldal in 4.5 hours. August in Roldal sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 15°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Mon) before leaving for Odda.
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Odda

Odda is a municipality in Hordaland county, Norway. On the 12th (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Furebergsfossen and then admire the sheer force of Latefossen Waterfall.

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Traveling by car from Roldal to Odda takes an hour. Traveling from Roldal in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 11°C in Odda. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Jondal Municipality.
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Jondal Municipality

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You can drive from Odda to Jondal Municipality in an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Jondal Municipality can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. You will leave for Bergen on the 12th (Mon).
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Bergen — 2 nights

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Fish Market and KODE Art Museums of Bergen. Get a sense of the local culture at Bryggen and DMG Gallery. Go for a jaunt from Bergen to Fjell to see Fjell Fortress Museum Vest about 40 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, examine the collection at Lepramuseet St. Jorgens Hospital, stroll around The Rosenkrantz Tower, and make a trip to Ulriken.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Bergen trip planner.

Drive from Jondal Municipality to Bergen in 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 13°C. On the 15th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Gol.
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Gol — 2 nights

Gol is a municipality in Buskerud county, Norway. On the 16th (Fri), get to know the resident critters at Bjorneparken, admire the striking features of Torpo stave church, then examine the collection at Al Outdoor Museum, and finally hike along Round Trip of Tisleifjorden Golsfjellet.

To find out how to plan a trip to Gol, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Bergen to Gol takes 5 hours. Traveling from Bergen in August, Gol is little chillier at night with lows of 7°C. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Sat) before leaving for Larvik.
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Larvik — 3 nights

Explore Larvik further: enjoy some diversion at Farris Hall, catch the contagious excitement of Damgarden Riding Centre, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hedrum Church, and contemplate the long history of Bergene Burial Ground.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Larvik tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Gol to Larvik in 4 hours. Traveling from Gol in August, expect Larvik to be a bit warmer, temps between 22°C and 13°C. On the 20th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel 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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Hordaland travel guide

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Mountains · Flea Markets · Piers & Boardwalks
A land of fjords, glaciers, mountains, and waterfalls, Hordaland is a jewel of the west coast of Norway. The region is the place to visit for all who want to experience unspoiled Scandinavian nature, go on outdoor adventures, and learn about local traditions. Things to do in Hordaland include hiking, skiing, and fishing, while those who feel a bit bolder can try out rafting and kayaking. Taking a cruise in the fjords is one of area’s main attractions. Bergen, the capital of the area, is a place of rich history that combines a cozy small-city atmosphere with all the amenities of a modern urban center, plus numerous sights of interest. Hordaland’s open-air museums and preserved traditional buildings let you experience life in Norway as it once was.
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