51 days in Norway Itinerary

51 days in Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Oslo
— 8 nights
2
Gressvik
— 2 nights
3
Notodden
— 5 nights
4
Gjovik
— 5 nights
5
Geiranger
— 3 nights
6
Bremanger Municipality
— 1 night
7
Bergen
— 5 nights
8
Stavanger
— 5 nights
9
Trondheim
— 5 nights
10
Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 5 nights
11
Tromso
— 5 nights

8
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.
We've included these beaches for you: Huk and Soerenga Public Pool. You'll explore and learn at Fram Museum and Viking Ship Museum. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, step into the grandiose world of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), take in the exciting artwork at Galleri Kampen, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradisbukta.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Oslo itinerary planner.

Cebu City, Philippines to Oslo is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Cebu City to Oslo. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Cebu City in December; daily highs in Oslo reach 8°C and lows reach -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Gressvik.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors
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Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum

2
nights
Gressvik

Gressvik ©
Gressvik is a village located in the municipality of Fredrikstad, Norway. Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): kick back and relax at Maerrapanna Bathing and Recreational Area, then kick back and relax at Foten Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spjaeroeykilen Bathing Spot. On the 13th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Saltholmen and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hvaler Church.

Before you visit Gressvik, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Oslo to Gressvik takes 1.5 hours. While traveling from Oslo, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Gressvik, ranging from highs of 2°C to lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Notodden.

Things to do in Gressvik

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Hvaler Municipality, Saltholmen
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Foten Beach ©
Foten Beach
Maerrapanna Bathing and Recreational Area
Maerrapanna Bathing and Recreational Area
Saltholmen
Saltholmen

5
nights
Notodden

Notodden ©
Notodden is a city and municipality in Telemark county, Norway. Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium and Osebro Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. For shopping fun, head to Grimdalstunet or Telemarksgalleriet & Lysbuen. Get out of town with these interesting Notodden side-trips: Langesund (Krogshavn & Langoytangen fyr), The Lagdal Folk Museum (in Kongsberg) and Molen (in Larvik). Next up on the itinerary: sample the fine beverages at Lindheim Olkompani, stroll through Hardangervidda Nasjonalparksenter, and look for gifts at Tinn Handverkssenter.

To find other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Notodden online journey builder.

Traveling by car from Gressvik to Notodden takes 3 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 0°C, and evening lows to -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Gjovik.

Things to do in Notodden

Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Langesund, Hardangervidda Nasjonalparksenter, Lindheim Olkompani, The Lagdal Folk Museum, Molen
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Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium ©
Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium
Hardangervidda Nasjonalparksenter ©
Hardangervidda Nasjonalparksenter
Molen ©
Molen

5
nights
Gjovik

Gjovik ©
Get some cultural insight at Glasskunstner.com and Galleri Svae. Get in touch with nature at Glomstadbukta and Gala Ski Arena. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gjovik: Gran Municipality (Sosterkirkene & Glasslaven kunstsenter), Lillehammer (Galleri Zink, Sigrid Undset's Home Bjerkebaek, &more) and Peder Balke-senteret (in Kapp).

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Gjovik trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Notodden to Gjovik in 3.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Gjovik can reach 0°C, while at night they dip to -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Gjovik

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

Lillehammer, Gran Municipality, Gala Ski Arena, Kunstbanken Hedmark Kunstsenter, Peder Balke-senteret
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Glasslaven kunstsenter ©
Glasslaven kunstsenter
Galleri Zink ©
Galleri Zink
Galleri Svae ©
Galleri Svae

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.
Get outdoors at Geiranger Fjord and Flydalsjuvet. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Geiranger: Herdalssetra (in Norddal), Stryn Sommerski (in Stryn) and Stordal Gamle Kyrkje (in Stordal). Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Geiranger Sjokolade, take in the dramatic scenery at The Seven Sisters, and take some stellar pictures from Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba.

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You can drive from Gjovik to Geiranger in 7 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Gjovik in December; daily highs in Geiranger reach 5°C and lows reach -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Bremanger Municipality.

Things to do in Geiranger

Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

Herdalssetra, Stryn Sommerski, Stordal Gamle Kyrkje
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Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters
Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba ©
Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba

1
night
Bremanger Municipality

Bremanger Municipality ©
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): kick back and relax at Vetvika and then kick back and relax at Grotlesanden.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Bremanger Municipality trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Geiranger to Bremanger Municipality takes 4 hours. Traveling from Geiranger in December, expect a bit warmer with lows of 2°C in Bremanger Municipality. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Bremanger Municipality

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Vetvika ©
Vetvika
Grotlesanden ©
Grotlesanden

5
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Bryggen and KODE Art Museums of Bergen. Museum-lovers will get to explore Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum and Gunvor Handmade Illustration. Explore Bergen's surroundings by going to Kvinnherad Golfklubb (in Husnes) and Lyse Abbey (in Lysekloster). The adventure continues: hunt for treasures at Fish Market, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken, enjoy the sand and surf at Helleneset, and view the masterpieces at Hordaland Art Centre.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Bergen trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bremanger Municipality to Bergen takes 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in December, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Stavanger.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Kvinnherad Golfklubb, Lyse Abbey
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Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Fish Market
Fish Market

5
nights
Stavanger

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.
Get outdoors at Orre Beach and Sjobadet Myklebust. You'll get in some beach time at Borestranden Beach and Ogna Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Byrkjedalstunet Lys (in Byrkjedal) and Sele Beach (in Voll). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Sande Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Galleri G, tour the pleasant surroundings at Vigdelstranden, and get a taste of the local shopping with Galleri Gann.

Plan trip to Stavanger with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Stavanger takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January, daytime highs in Stavanger are 4°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Trondheim.

Things to do in Stavanger

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Sola Municipality, Sandnes, Borestranden Beach, Vistevika, Byrkjedalstunet Lys
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Orre Beach ©
Orre Beach
Borestranden Beach ©
Borestranden Beach
Halandsvannet ©
Halandsvannet

5
nights
Trondheim

Trondheim ©
The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Galleri Fenka and Falstadsenteret. Visiting Trondheim par3golf and Elgsethytta will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Klokkarstu, Galleri-Verksted-Kunstbutikk (in Straumen), Galleri Carrie (in Levanger) and Kortmann Lysfabrikk (in Asen). There's still lots to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, view the masterpieces at Galleri Ismene, shop like a local with Trondelag Senter for Samtidskunst, and make a trip to Old Town Bridge.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Trondheim sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Stavanger to Trondheim takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Stavanger in January, things will get little chillier in Trondheim: highs are around 0°C and lows about -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Leknes.

Things to do in Trondheim

Shopping · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Levanger, Berget Det Blaa, Klokkarstu, Galleri-Verksted-Kunstbutikk, Kortmann Lysfabrikk
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Galleri Fenka ©
Galleri Fenka
Falstadsenteret ©
Falstadsenteret
Bakklandet ©
Bakklandet

5
nights
Leknes, Vestvagoy

Leknes ©
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Visiting Haukland Beach and Uttakleiv Beach will get you outdoors. You'll explore and learn at Northern Norway Art Centre and The Espolin Gallery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Leknes: Henningsvaer (Galleri Lofoten & KaviarFactory), Lofoten Links (in Gimsoya) and Lille Kabelvag art gallery and museum (in Kabelvag). The adventure continues: step off the mainland to explore Lofoten Island, view the masterpieces at Gallery Dagfinn Bakke, look for gifts at Sareptas Hus, and stroll through Offersoykammen Hiking Trail.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Leknes online route planner.

Traveling by flight from Trondheim to Leknes takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and car; or drive. January in Leknes sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Leknes

Shopping · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Vestvagoy, Henningsvaer, Svolvaer, Kabelvag, Kvalvika Beach
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Sareptas Hus ©
Sareptas Hus
Haukland Beach ©
Haukland Beach
Lofoten Island ©
Lofoten Island

5
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.
Let the collections at The Polar Museum and Lone Slydahl capture your imagination. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Arctic Cathedral and Galleri Nord. Go for a jaunt from Tromso to Lyngseidet to see Aurora Spirit about 1h 45 min away. The adventure continues: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the exciting artwork at Art Ika, get a taste of the local shopping with Profil Glassdesign, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tromso Domkirke.

Plan my trip to Tromso with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Leknes to Tromso takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, Tromso is slightly colder than Leknes - with highs of -1°C and lows of -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tromso

Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

The Arctic Cathedral, Aurora Spirit
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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