12 days in Oslo & Tromso Itinerary

12 days in Oslo & Tromso Itinerary

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Oslo
— 8 nights
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Tromso
— 3 nights

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Oslo

Oslo ©

Tiger City

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Step out of Oslo with an excursion to Hallanderiet in Son--about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Norsk Folkemuseum, explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, walk around Vigeland Park, and examine the collection at Holmenkollen Ski Museum.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Oslo trip itinerary app.

If you are flying in from Malta, the closest major aiports are Oslo Gardermoen Airport, Sandefjord Airport, Torp and Moss Airport, Rygge. In December, daytime highs in Oslo are 8°C, while nighttime lows are -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Oslo

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Norsk Folkemuseum ©
Norsk Folkemuseum
National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet ©
Oslofjord ©
Oslofjord

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Tromso

Paris of the North

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.
On the 28th (Sat), stop by Tromso Arctic Gifts & Souvenirs, admire the striking features of The Arctic Cathedral, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and finally pause for some photo ops at Memorial to Deportation of Jews of Tromso. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Tromso Domkirke, then meet the residents at Polaria, then examine the collection at Tromsø Museum – Universitetsmuseet, and finally examine the collection at The Polar Museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Tromso tour builder site.

You can fly from Oslo to Tromso in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Oslo in December, expect nights in Tromso to be about the same, around -4°C, while days are little chillier, around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tromso

Side Trip

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Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Polar Museum
The Polar Museum
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral

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