60 days in Eastern Norway Itinerary

60 days in Eastern Norway Itinerary

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Oslo
— 10 nights
2
Fredrikstad
— 7 nights
3
Tonsberg
— 6 nights
4
Skien
— 6 nights
5
Rjukan
— 5 nights
6
Geilo
— 5 nights
7
Lom
— 4 nights
8
Lillehammer
— 6 nights
9
Hamar
— 6 nights
10
Trysil Municipality
— 3 nights

10
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.
Oslo is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at Norsk Folkemuseum, examine the collection at Holmenkollen Ski Museum, explore the activities along Oslofjord, and get engrossed in the history at Kon-Tiki Museum.

To find maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Oslo online attractions planner.

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to Oslo is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Ho Chi Minh City to Oslo, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in December, expect Oslo to be colder, temps between 8°C and -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Fredrikstad.

Things to do in Oslo

Parks · Museums · Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 25 — Jan 4:
Highlights from your plan
Norsk Folkemuseum ©
Norsk Folkemuseum
National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet ©
Oslofjord ©
Oslofjord

7
nights
Fredrikstad

Fredrikstad ©
Fredrikstad is a city and municipality in Østfold county, Norway. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fredrikstad: Hallanderiet (in Son), Mysen Kirke (in Mysen) and Solbergfoss Hydropower Plant (in Askim). There's lots more to do: expand your understanding of the military at Fredriksten Festning (Fredriksten Fortress), enjoy some friendly competition at Foertito Bar & Bowling, enjoy the sand and surf at Maerrapanna Bathing and Recreational Area, and stroll through Saltholmen.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Fredrikstad trip builder.

You can drive from Oslo to Fredrikstad in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Oslo, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Fredrikstad, ranging from highs of 0°C to lows of -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Tonsberg.

Things to do in Fredrikstad

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Moss, Sarpsborg, Gressvik, Halden, Hallanderiet
Find places to stay Jan 4 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Fredriksten Festning (Fredriksten Fortress) ©
Hallanderiet ©
Hallanderiet
Saltholmen
Saltholmen

6
nights
Tonsberg

Tonsberg ©
Get out of town with these interesting Tonsberg side-trips: Larvik (Beech Forest, Ulabrand, &more), Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium (in Vestfossen) and Lovoy Chapel (in Horten).

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Tonsberg trip itinerary planning website.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Fredrikstad to Tonsberg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or take a train. January in Tonsberg sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Skien.

Things to do in Tonsberg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Sandefjord, Horten, Larvik, Stavern, Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium
Find places to stay Jan 11 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Fulehuk Lighthouse ©
Fulehuk Lighthouse
Saga Oseberg ©
Saga Oseberg
Brygghuset Sandar ©
Brygghuset Sandar

6
nights
Skien

Skien ©
Skien is a city and municipality in Telemark county, Norway. Get out of town with these interesting Skien side-trips: Molen (in Larvik), Langesund (Langoytangen fyr & Tangen Fort) and Lindheim Olkompani (in Gvarv). The adventure continues: hit the slopes at Vradal Panorama Ski Centre, see the interesting displays at Labro Museums, get your game on at Simulation Experience Grenland, and pause for some serene contemplation at Skien Kirke.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Skien trip itinerary app.

Drive from Tonsberg to Skien in 1.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to -1°C, and evening lows to -4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Rjukan.

Things to do in Skien

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Notodden, Langesund, Molen, Labro Museums, Lindheim Olkompani
Find places to stay Jan 17 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Seljord Church ©
Seljord Church
Molen ©
Molen
Heddal bygdetun ©
Heddal bygdetun

5
nights
Rjukan

Rjukan ©
Rjukan is a town and the administrative centre of Tinn municipality in Telemark, Norway. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rjukan: Rauland (Rauland Skisenter & Telemarkstunet), Hagan Chr. Skredsvigs Kunstnerhjem (in Eggedal) and Fagerfjell Skisenter (in Flesberg Municipality). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Skyhook, have fun at Rjukanbadet, take in the awesome beauty at Gaustatoppen, and fly down the slopes at Mosvatn.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rjukan trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Skien to Rjukan by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Skien in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Rjukan, with lows of -8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Geilo.

Things to do in Rjukan

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Side Trips

Rauland, Mosvatn, Rollag stavkirke, Hagan Chr. Skredsvigs Kunstnerhjem, Fagerfjell Skisenter
Find places to stay Jan 23 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Rauland Skisenter ©
Rauland Skisenter
Fagerfjell Skisenter ©
Fagerfjell Skisenter
Mosvatn ©
Mosvatn

5
nights
Geilo

Geilo ©
Geilo is a centre in the municipality of Hol in Norway, in the valley of Hallingdal, with around 2,300 inhabitants. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Geilo: Hovet (Hallingskarvet Fjellbad & Hallingskarvet Skisenter Sudndalen), Al (Al Outdoor Museum & Torpo stave church) and Hemsedal (Solheisen Ski Center & Hemsedal Ski Centre). There's much more to do: hit the slopes at Slaatta Skisenter - Geilo Snowsports, contemplate the long history of Rukkedalen Landhandleri, don't miss a visit to Uvdal Stave Church, and explore the activities along The Ustedalsfjord.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Geilo vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Rjukan to Geilo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Rjukan in January: high temperatures in Geilo hover around -6°C and lows are around -15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Lom.

Things to do in Geilo

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Hovet, Al, Hemsedal, The Ustedalsfjord, Hol Gamle Kyrkje
Find places to stay Jan 28 — Feb 2:
Highlights from your plan
Dagali Fjellpark ©
Dagali Fjellpark
Slaatta Skisenter - Geilo Snowsports ©
Slaatta Skisenter - Geilo Snowsports
Uvdal Stave Church ©
Uvdal Stave Church

4
nights
Lom

Lom is a municipality in Oppland county, Norway. Change things up with these side-trips from Lom: River Rafting & Tubing (in Nedre Heidal), Beitostolen (Chapel of Lights & Nasjonale Turistveger Valdresflye) and Vagamo (Vaga Kyrkje & Besseggen). There's still lots to do: see the sights as you ascend with First and Foremost, take in the awesome beauty at Galdhopiggen, try your luck at Raubergstulen, and experience rural life at Myhre Gard.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Lom online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Geilo to Lom takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and car; or do a combination of bus and car. February in Lom sees daily highs of -1°C and lows of -11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Lillehammer.

Things to do in Lom

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Beitostolen, Vagamo, River Rafting & Tubing, Myhre Gard
Find places to stay Feb 2 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Raubergstulen ©
Raubergstulen
Vaga Kyrkje ©
Vaga Kyrkje

6
nights
Lillehammer

Lillehammer ©
Lillehammer is a town and municipality in Oppland county, Norway. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lillehammer: Gala Ski Arena (in Gala), Favang (Kvitfjell Alpinanlegg & Kvitfjell) and Flokk - Skulptur-Stopp (in Sor-Fron Municipality). On the 11th (Tue), ski the day away in the pristine settings at Renaafjellet. There's much more to do: hit the slopes at Hafjell Alpinsenter, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sjusjoen Ski Center, examine the collection at Norwegian Olympic Museum, and steep yourself in history at Bjornstjerne Bjornsons Home Aulestad.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Lillehammer trip itinerary site.

Drive from Lom to Lillehammer in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. February in Lillehammer sees daily highs of -1°C and lows of -11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can go by car to Hamar.

Things to do in Lillehammer

Winter Sports · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Ringebu Municipality, Sor-Fron Municipality, Hafjell Alpinsenter, Sjusjoen Ski Center, Renaafjellet
Find places to stay Feb 6 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Hafjell Alpinsenter ©
Hafjell Alpinsenter
Nordseter ©
Nordseter
Sjusjoen Ski Center ©
Sjusjoen Ski Center

6
nights
Hamar

Hamar ©
Hamar is a town and municipality in Hedmark county, Norway. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hamar: Lysthuset (in Ringsaker), Elverum (Glomdalsmuseet & Norsk Skogmuseum) and Haugfossen (in Rena). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Hedmarksvidda, explore the ancient world of Hamar Domkirke, examine the collection at Friluftsmuseet Stenberg, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Atlungstad Distillery.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Hamar travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Lillehammer to Hamar takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Lillehammer in February, expect a bit warmer with lows of -7°C in Hamar. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Trysil Municipality.

Things to do in Hamar

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stange Municipality, Elverum, Friluftsmuseet Stenberg, Loiten Lys, Lysthuset
Find places to stay Feb 12 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Norsk Skogmuseum ©
Norsk Skogmuseum
Hedmarksvidda ©
Hedmarksvidda
Bowling1 Hamar ©
Bowling1 Hamar

3
nights
Trysil Municipality

Trysil Municipality ©
Step out of Trysil Municipality to go to Engerdal Municipality and see Solen Alpinsenter, which is approximately 1h 10 min away.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Trysil Municipality trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Hamar to Trysil Municipality in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Trysil Municipality

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Solen Alpinsenter
Find places to stay Feb 18 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Trysil Hestesenter ©
Trysil Hestesenter
Solen Alpinsenter ©
Solen Alpinsenter
Trysil Bike Arena ©
Trysil Bike Arena