41 days in Norway Itinerary

41 days in Norway Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Norway journey planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

41 days in Norway Itinerary

Start: Brussels
train + Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Bergen
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Flam
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Balestrand
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Loen
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Geiranger
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
6
Lom
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Geilo
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
8
Odda
— 4 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  9​h
9
Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
10
Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
11
Oslo
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Brussels

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at Hardanger Fjord and Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken and Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum. When in Bergen, make a side trip to see Fossen Bratte in Eikedalen, approximately 1h 05 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular (Floibanen), view the masterpieces at Magic Ice Bar Bergen, shop like a local with DMG GALLERY, and take in the waterfront at Fish Market.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Bergen trip planner .

Brussels, Belgium to Bergen is an approximately 6-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or drive. When traveling from Brussels in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Bergen, with highs around 20°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Flam.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall, Fossen Bratte
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Hardanger Fjord ©
Hardanger Fjord
Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall ©
Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall

3
nights
Flam

Flam ©
Nestled in a kingdom of mountains and fjords, the scenic village of Flam serves as a good base for exploring some of the most beautiful sights of Norwegian nature.
Get in touch with nature at Kjosfossen and Naeroyfjord. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Brekkefossen and Rallarvegen. Take a break from Flam with a short trip to Stalheimskleiva in Stalheim, about 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy breathtaking views from Stegastein Lookout, stroll through Flam Hiking AS, pause for some serene contemplation at Flam Church, and examine the collection at Flaamsbana Museet.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Flam trip planner .

You can drive from Bergen to Flam in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Balestrand.

Things to do in Flam

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Aurlandsvangen, Aurland Municipality, Stalheimskleiva, Naeroyfjord
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Brekkefossen ©
Brekkefossen
Stalheimskleiva ©
Stalheimskleiva

4
nights
Balestrand

Balestrand ©
Balestrand is a municipality in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. Take a break from the city and head to Sognefjorden and Nature Trail Kreklingen. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Gaularfjellet National Tourist Route and Haugabreen Glacier walk. There's much more to do: hike along Raudmelen, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Olav's Church, view the masterpieces at The golden house gallery, and take a memorable drive along Balestrand Fjord Angling.

You can plan Balestrand trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Ride a ferry from Flam to Balestrand in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. July in Balestrand sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Loen.

Things to do in Balestrand

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Gaularfjellet National Tourist Route, Haugabreen Glacier walk, Sognefjorden
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Sognefjorden ©
Sognefjorden
Raudmelen ©
Raudmelen
Balestrand Fjord Angling ©
Balestrand Fjord Angling

4
nights
Loen

Loen ©
Loen is a village in Stryn Municipality in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Briksdal Glacier (Briksdalbreen) and Olden. Take a break from the city and head to Bergsetbreen and Jostedals Glacier. Step out of Loen to go to Briksdalsbre and see Brenndalsbreen, which is approximately 32 minutes away. Spend the 15th (Mon) exploring nature at Jostedalsbreen National Park. There's much more to do: get great views at Loen Skylift, stroll through Jostedalsbreen og Jotunheimen National Park, take in the awesome beauty at Olden Activities, and get outside with Eduardo Juan.

To find where to stay and tourist information, you can read our Loen day trip site .

You can drive from Balestrand to Loen in 3.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Loen are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Loen

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Stryn, Western Norway, Bergsetbreen, Olden Activities, Jostedalsbreen og Jotunheimen National Park
Find places to stay Jul 12 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Olden ©
Olden
Briksdal Glacier (Briksdalbreen) ©
Briksdal Glacier (Briksdalbreen)
Jostedalsbreen National Park ©
Jostedalsbreen National Park

4
nights
Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Flydalsjuvet and Ornevegen - Ornesvingen. Take a break from the city and head to Seven Sisters and Geiranger Fjord. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to eMobility Geiranger, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Geiranger Church, look for gifts at Geiranger Sjokolade, and get outside with Storseterfossen.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Geiranger day trip planning tool .

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Loen to Geiranger takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. July in Geiranger sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Lom.

Things to do in Geiranger

Outdoors Nature Parks
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
Seven Sisters ©
Seven Sisters
Flydalsjuvet ©
Flydalsjuvet

3
nights
Lom

Lom ©
Lom is a municipality in Oppland county, Norway. Take a break from the city and head to Besseggen and Jotunheimen National Park. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Galdhopiggen and Nature & Wildlife Tours. There's more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Knight's Leap and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lom Stave church.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Lom vacation website .

Traveling by combination of bus and taxi from Geiranger to Lom takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Lom sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Geilo.

Things to do in Lom

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Besseggen, Knight's Leap, Jotunheimen National Park, Hoeljafossen
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Besseggen ©
Besseggen
Galdhopiggen ©
Galdhopiggen
Jotunheimen National Park ©
Jotunheimen National Park

3
nights
Geilo

Geilo is a centre in the municipality of Hol in Norway, in the valley of Hallingdal, with around 2,300 inhabitants. Escape the urban bustle at River Rafting & Tubing and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Discover out-of-the-way places like Hallingskarvet National Park and Amok Geilo AS. Take a break from Geilo with a short trip to Hike to Veslehodn in Hemsedal, about 1h 05 min away. There's more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at The Ustedalsfjord.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Geilo road trip planning site .

Getting from Lom to Geilo by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus. In July, daytime highs in Geilo are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can drive to Odda.

Things to do in Geilo

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Hike to Veslehodn, The Ustedalsfjord
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Hallingskarvet National Park ©
Hallingskarvet National Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours

4
nights
Odda

Odda ©
Odda is a municipality in Hordaland county, Norway. Take a break from the city and head to Latefossen and Voringsfossen. Discover out-of-the-way places like Husedalen Valley and Trolltunga Zippen. Change things up with these side-trips from Odda: Norsk Natursenter - Hardanger (in Eidfjord Municipality), Glacial Potholes at Rullestad Gorge (in Fjaera) and The Monk Steps (in Ullensvang). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the views at Amotan, take in the dramatic natural features at Buarbreen, and take in the dramatic scenery at Vidfossen Waterfall.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Odda travel planner .

You can drive from Geilo to Odda in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Odda can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Longyearbyen.

Things to do in Odda

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Husedalen Valley, Voringsfossen, Norsk Natursenter - Hardanger, Glacial Potholes at Rullestad Gorge, The Monk Steps
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Voringsfossen ©
Voringsfossen
Buarbreen ©
Buarbreen
Latefossen ©
Latefossen

1
night
Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen

A coal-mining town, Longyearbyen draws visitors interested in viewing the northern lights.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): stop by Arctica, explore the activities along Magdalenefjord Svalbard, and then get outside with Spitzbergen Outdoor Activities. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Svalbard Kirke, get interesting insight from Tours, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Svalbard Brewery.

For more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Longyearbyen trip planner .

Explore your travel options from Odda to Longyearbyen with the Route module. Traveling from Odda in July, expect Longyearbyen to be slightly colder, temps between 10°C and 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Leknes.

Things to do in Longyearbyen

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Magdalenefjord Svalbard
Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 1:
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Svalbard Kirke ©
Svalbard Kirke

3
nights
Leknes, Vestvagoy

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. You'll get in some beach time at Haukland Beach and Uttakleiv Beach. Get outdoors at Himmeltinden and Rambergstranda. And it doesn't end there: step off the mainland to explore Lofoten Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hiking on the hills, tee off at Lofoten Links, and trek along Justadtinden.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Leknes trip planner .

You can fly from Longyearbyen to Leknes in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Longyearbyen in August; daily highs in Leknes reach 17°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Leknes

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Flakstad Church, Rambergstranda, Lofoten Links, Lofoten Island, Hiking on the hills
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Lofoten Island ©
Lofoten Island
Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Himmeltinden ©
Himmeltinden

5
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.
Get outdoors at Nordmarka and Bygdøy. Explore hidden gems such as Sognsvann Lake and Frogner Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Norway's Resistance Museum (Norges Hjemmefront Museum), test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and find something for the whole family at The Norwegian Museum of Cultural History.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Oslo holiday planning site .

Traveling by flight from Leknes to Oslo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Leknes in August, you will find days in Oslo are somewhat warmer (23°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Parks Museums Nature
Find places to stay Aug 5 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Sognsvann Lake ©
Sognsvann Lake
Nordmarka ©
Nordmarka
Bygdøy ©
Bygdøy

Similar Plans

42 days in Norway BY A USER FROM GERMANY May, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 59 days in Asia, Europe & Caribbean BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS August, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 56 days in Caribbean, Europe & Middle East BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS August, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Norway BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Norway & Switzerland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Norway BY A USER FROM PUERTO RICO May, kids, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 22 days in Norway BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Norway BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Norway BY A USER FROM SAINT MARTIN July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Norway BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans