10 days in Tromso, Lofoten Islands & Senja Itinerary

10 days in Tromso, Lofoten Islands & Senja Itinerary

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10 days in Tromso, Lofoten Islands & Senja Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  20​h 30​min
1
Tromso
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Kabelvag, Austvagoya
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
4
Senja
— 3 nights
flight:  21​h 30​min
End: Singapore

2
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.
Tromso is known for nightlife, wildlife, museums, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, explore the striking landscape at Tromso Fjords, admire the natural beauty at Tromso Botaniske Hage, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Arctic Cathedral.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Tromso trip itinerary planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Tromso is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time to Central European Time is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Singapore in May, expect Tromso to be much colder, temps between 9°C and 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Leknes.

Things to do in Tromso

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
night
Leknes, Vestvagoy

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Haukland Beach and then cruise along Rambergstranda.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Leknes online attractions planner .

Getting from Tromso to Leknes by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in May, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Kabelvag.

Things to do in Leknes

Outdoors Nature Trails

Side Trip

Rambergstranda
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Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Rambergstranda ©
Rambergstranda

1
night
Kabelvag, Austvagoya

Kabelvag ©
Kabelvåg is a village in the municipality of Vågan in Nordland county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): trek along Festvagtind Hike, then take in the awesome beauty at Floya, then examine the collection at Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum, and finally get engrossed in the history at Lille Kabelvag art gallery and museum.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Kabelvag vacation builder tool .

You can drive from Leknes to Kabelvag in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Kabelvag are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Senja.

Things to do in Kabelvag

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Svolvaer, Festvagtind Hike
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Floya ©
Floya
Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum ©
Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum

3
nights
Senja

Senja ©
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): hike along Scenic Route Senja. Keep things going the next day: cruise along Husoey, kick back and relax at Ersfjordstranda, and then get great views at Tungeneset.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Senja trip itinerary maker site .

Getting from Kabelvag to Senja by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Kabelvag in May since evenings lows in Senja dip to 1°C. You'll set off for home on the 2nd (Tue).

Things to do in Senja

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Husoey ©
Husoey
Tungeneset ©
Tungeneset

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