18 days in Norway Itinerary

18 days in Norway Itinerary

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Start: Detroit
Fly:  13 h 45 min
1
Oslo
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
2
Forsand Municipality
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Bergen
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Undredal
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
5
Stryn
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Geiranger
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Andalsnes
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Alesund
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: Detroit

2
nights
Oslo

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): stop by Street Art at Ingens gate, examine the collection at Holmenkollen Ski Museum, explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Viking Ship Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning).

To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Oslo tour planner.

Detroit, USA to Oslo is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Detroit in August, with highs in Oslo at 68°F and lows at 47°F. You will leave for Forsand Municipality on the 19th (Mon).

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum

1
night
Forsand Municipality

Forsand Municipality ©
With a cluster of villages surrounded by untouched nature, Forsand Municipality is a great destination for those looking to immerse themselves in scenic surroundings, far from the city bustle.
Pulpit Rock has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): get a new perspective on nature at Landa Park, thentake some stellar pictures from Pulpit Rock, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Gloppedalsura Scree.

Plan my day in Forsand Municipality using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can fly from Oslo to Forsand Municipality in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Oslo in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Forsand Municipality, with lows of 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Forsand Municipality

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Gloppedalsura Scree
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Landa Park ©
Landa Park
Gloppedalsura Scree
Gloppedalsura Scree
Pulpit Rock ©
Pulpit Rock

2
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.
Trolltunga has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): don't miss a visit to Trolltunga and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular. On the next day, take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, take in the awesome beauty at Ulriken, and then trek along Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Bergen trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Forsand Municipality to Bergen takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 63°F in August, and nighttime lows around 52°F. On the 23rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Undredal.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Trolltunga
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Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular

1
night
Undredal

Undredal ©
Undredal is a small village in the municipality of Aurland in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Borgund Stave Church as well as Stegastein Lookout. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Borgund Stave Church, contemplate the waterfront views at Naeroyfjord, examine the collection at Flaamsbana Museet, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Undredal Stave Church, thensteep yourself in history at Otternes Bygdetun, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vangen Kyrkje (Vangen Church).

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Undredal road trip site.

Traveling by car from Bergen to Undredal takes 3 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Undredal can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. You'll set off for Stryn on the 24th (Sat).

Things to do in Undredal

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Aurlandsvangen, Flaamsbana Museet, Otternes Bygdetun, Borgund Stave Church, Naeroyfjord
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Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Undredal Stave Church ©
Undredal Stave Church
Otternes Bygdetun
Otternes Bygdetun

1
night
Stryn

Stryn ©
Stryn is a municipality in the county of Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. For ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Stryn road trip planning website.

You can drive from Undredal to Stryn in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in August, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Geiranger.

Things to do in Stryn

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Eduardo Juan, Olden Activities
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Olden ©
Olden
Olden Activities ©
Olden Activities
Mount Skala ©
Mount Skala

3
nights
Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba as well as Mardalsfossen. On the 26th (Mon), make a trip to Mardalsfossen, thentake some stellar pictures from Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Geiranger Fjord. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: cruise along Ornevegen - Ornesvingen, catch all the local highlights with eMobility Geiranger, admire the sheer force of The Seven Sisters, thenmake a trip to Fossevandring Geiranger, thentake in breathtaking views at Flydalsjuvet, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Geiranger Church.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Geiranger trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Stryn to Geiranger in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in August, and nighttime lows around 50°F. On the 28th (Wed), you'll travel to Andalsnes.

Things to do in Geiranger

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Mardalsfossen
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Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen ©
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen

3
nights
Andalsnes

Andalsnes ©
Andalsnes is a town in Rauma Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. You've now added Romsdalseggen to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at The Romsdalen Valley and then take in the dramatic scenery at Slettafossen. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Nesaksla, take a memorable drive along Trollstigen, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Romsdalseggen.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Andalsnes road trip site.

Drive from Geiranger to Andalsnes in 2.5 hours. August in Andalsnes sees daily highs of 65°F and lows of 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can drive to Alesund.

Things to do in Andalsnes

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Rauma Municipality, Slettafossen, Trollstigen
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Trollstigen ©
Trollstigen
Romsdalseggen ©
Romsdalseggen
Rodven Stave Church ©
Rodven Stave Church

1
night
Alesund

Alesund ©
A lively seaport renowned for its high concentration of Art Nouveau buildings, Alesund stretches over seven islands and features a compact city center almost entirely surrounded by water.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Lidaveten and then take in the awesome beauty at Kolastinden. On the 1st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: visit a coastal fixture at The Fisheries museum and then visit a coastal fixture at Alnes Lighthouse.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Alesund trip itinerary site.

Getting from Andalsnes to Alesund by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August in Alesund, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 52°F at night. On the 1st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Alesund

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Lidaveten, Kolastinden
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Alnes Lighthouse ©
Alnes Lighthouse
Kolastinden ©
Kolastinden
Lidaveten ©
Lidaveten

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