14 days in Northern Norway Itinerary

14 days in Northern Norway Itinerary

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Bodo
— 4 nights
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Svolvaer
— 2 nights
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Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 2 nights
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Tromso
— 5 nights

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Bodo

Bodo ©
Get some historical perspective at Ronvik Church and Kjerringoy Church. Shop till you drop at Bodo Art Society and Glasshuset.

For traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Bodo itinerary website.

Lisbon, Portugal to Bodo is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Bodo. When traveling from Lisbon in December, plan for colder days in Bodo, with highs around 3°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Svolvaer.

Things to do in Bodo

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Dec 18 — 22:
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Norsk Luftfartsmuseum ©
Norsk Luftfartsmuseum
Bodo ActionHall ©
Bodo ActionHall
Craig Alibone Chocolate ©
Craig Alibone Chocolate

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Svolvaer

Svolvaer ©
The largest town on the Lofoten Islands, Svolvaer serves as a good base from which to launch your tour of the archipelago.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): shop like a local with Northern Norway Art Centre and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at Lofoten Lights. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Galleri Lofoten, explore the world behind art at The Espolin Gallery, then view the masterpieces at Lofoten Glass AS, and finally view the masterpieces at Gallery Dagfinn Bakke.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Svolvaer trip itinerary planning website.

You can fly from Bodo to Svolvaer in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and car. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Leknes.

Things to do in Svolvaer

Shopping · Museums · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 22 — 24:
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Galleri Lofoten ©
Galleri Lofoten
Lofoten Lights ©
Lofoten Lights
Lofoten Glass AS ©
Lofoten Glass AS

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Leknes, Vestvagoy

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Kvalvika Beach, step off the mainland to explore Lofoten Island, and then stroll through Haukland Beach. Keep things going the next day: glide peacefully along the water with Experience Lofoten Islands, stop by Sareptas Hus, then relax and rejuvenate at Lofoten Yoga Studio, and finally shop like a local with Galleri2.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Leknes trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Svolvaer to Leknes in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Leknes are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Leknes

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 24 — 26:
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Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Lofoten Island ©
Lofoten Island
Experience Lofoten Islands ©
Experience Lofoten Islands

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Tromso

Tromso ©

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.
Let the collections at The Polar Museum and Profil Glassdesign capture your imagination. Head to Lone Slydahl and Art Ikafor some retail therapy. Take a break from Tromso with a short trip to Northern Light Dog Adventure in Nordkjosbotn, about 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of The Arctic Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Tromso Domkirke, take in the local highlights with City Walk Day Tours, and admire the masterpieces at Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Tromso trip itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Leknes to Tromso in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Leknes in December, expect little chillier with lows of -4°C in Tromso. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tromso

Museums · Shopping · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 26 — 31:
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Arctic Escape ©
Arctic Escape
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral
The Polar Museum
The Polar Museum

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