22 days in Norway & Finland Itinerary

22 days in Norway & Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Stavanger, Norway
— 2 nights
2
Forsand Municipality, Norway
— 2 nights
3
Bergen, Norway
— 2 nights
4
Leknes, Norway
— 2 nights
5
Trondheim, Norway
— 2 nights
6
Geiranger, Norway
— 1 night
7
Oslo, Norway
— 5 nights
8
Helsinki, Finland
— 2 nights


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2
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Stavanger, Norway

Stavanger ©
The coastal city of Stavanger ranks among Norway's top culinary destinations, its fine restaurants and food fairs an increasingly popular attraction with impassioned foodies from around the globe.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stavanger Cathedral and then contemplate the long history of Old Stavanger. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Rogaland Arboret, enjoy the sand and surf at Sola Strand, and then take a stroll through Ovre Holmegate.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Stavanger day trip planning site.

Brussels, Belgium to Stavanger is an approximately 7-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Brussels in August, expect nights in Stavanger to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can drive to Forsand Municipality.

Things to do in Stavanger

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Sandnes, Helleristninger (petroglyphs) Austre Amoy
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Lysefjord ©
Lysefjord
Old Stavanger ©
Old Stavanger
Rogaland Arboret ©
Rogaland Arboret

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nights
Forsand Municipality, Norway

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.
On the 11th (Sun), get a new perspective on nature at Landa Park and then take in the awesome beauty at Kjerag. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the pleasant sights at Solspeilet - The Norwegian Stonehenge and then get great views at Pulpit Rock.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Forsand Municipality tour builder.

Getting from Stavanger to Forsand Municipality by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Forsand Municipality

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Solspeilet - The Norwegian Stonehenge
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Landa Park ©
Landa Park
Kjerag ©
Kjerag
Pulpit Rock ©
Pulpit Rock

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Bergen, Norway

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
On the 13th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Gronevika, browse the eclectic array of goods at Fish Market, thenget to know the fascinating history of Bryggen, thenshop like a local with DMG GALLERY, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, thentake in the awesome beauty at Ulriken, and then shop like a local with Magic Ice Bar Bergen.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bergen vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Forsand Municipality to Bergen takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. August in Bergen sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Leknes.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum

2
nights
Leknes, Norway

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take a leisurely stroll along Nusfjord Fishing Village, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Flakstad Church, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Haukland Beach, and finally get engrossed in the history at Lofotr Viking Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the verdant scenery at Himmeltinden.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Leknes trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Leknes takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. When traveling from Bergen in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Leknes: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Trondheim.

Things to do in Leknes

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Nusfjord Fishing Village, Flakstad Church, Lofotr Viking Museum
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Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Himmeltinden ©
Himmeltinden
Lofotr Viking Museum ©
Lofotr Viking Museum

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Trondheim, Norway

Trondheim ©
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 17th (Sat): stop by Bakklandet, thenexplore the landscape on two wheels at Sykkelheisen Trampe, thencontemplate the long history of Kristiansten Fortress, and finally take an in-depth tour of Sverresborg Trondelag Folk Museum. Keep things going the next day: trek along Bymarka, see the interesting displays at Rockheim, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Nidaros Cathedral, and finally snap pictures at Old Town Bridge.

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

Traveling by flight from Leknes to Trondheim takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, and train; or drive. When traveling from Leknes in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Trondheim: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Trondheim

Museums Trails Outdoors
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Sverresborg Trondelag Folk Museum ©
Sverresborg Trondelag Folk Museum
Nidaros Cathedral ©
Nidaros Cathedral
Bymarka ©
Bymarka

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Geiranger, Norway

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Geiranger Fjord. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Norwegian Fjord Centre, don't miss a visit to Fossevandring Geiranger, thenadmire the sheer force of The Seven Sisters, and finally cruise along Ornevegen - Ornesvingen.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Geiranger vacation planning website.

You can do a combination of train and bus from Trondheim to Geiranger in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or ride a ferry. In August, daily temperatures in Geiranger can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Geiranger

Nature Parks Scenic Drive
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Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen ©
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen

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nights
Oslo, Norway

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.
Visit Oslomarka and Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning) for their historical value. Vigeland Museum and Viking Ship Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Fram Museum, explore the historical opulence of Det Kongelige Slott, stroll around Vigeland Park, and glide through natural beauty at Nordmarka.

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Traveling by combination of bus and train from Geiranger to Oslo takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Oslo

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

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Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Get some cultural insight at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Katajanokka. Visit Temppeliaukio Church and The Esplanadi Park for their historical value. Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and wander the streets of Ullanlinna.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki planning site.

You can fly from Oslo to Helsinki in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Oslo in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Helsinki, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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