17 days in Norway Itinerary

17 days in Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tromso
— 3 nights
2
Bergen
— 2 nights
3
Stavanger
— 3 nights
4
Kristiansand
— 2 nights
5
Oslo
— 5 nights

3
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.
Kids will enjoy Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum and Polaria. Step off the beaten path and head to Tromso Public library and City Archives and Northern Norwegian Science Center. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Arctic Cathedral, stop by Tromso Arctic Gifts & Souvenirs, see the interesting displays at The Polar Museum, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Tromso journey planning tool.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Tromso is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -7 hour difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in January, expect Tromso to be much colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Tromso

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Northern Norwegian Science Center ©
Northern Norwegian Science Center
Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum ©
Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): engage your brain at VilVite - Bergen Vitensenter, thenexplore the engaging exhibits at Myte Illustrations, thentake in the waterfront at Fish Market, and finally admire the masterpieces at KODE Art Museums of Bergen. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Galleri S.E, look for gifts at Fabelflora, take in the waterfront at Bryggen, view the masterpieces at DMG GALLERY, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Bergen trip maker tool.

You can fly from Tromso to Bergen in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Tromso in January, things will get somewhat warmer in Bergen: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Stavanger.

Things to do in Bergen

Museums Shopping Childrens Museums
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Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
VilVite - Bergen Vitensenter ©
VilVite - Bergen Vitensenter
KODE Art Museums of Bergen ©
KODE Art Museums of Bergen

3
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Julebyen Egersund and Orre Beach. Shop till you drop at Byrkjedalstunet Lys and Galleri Gann. Change things up with a short trip to Borestranden Beach in Kleppe (about 32 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: take in the exciting artwork at Touscene, don't miss a visit to Paseo por la calle, kick back and relax at Vaulen Beach, and stroll through Godalen Beach.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Stavanger driving holiday planning tool.

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 °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kristiansand.

Things to do in Stavanger

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Orre Beach, Galleri Gann, Borestranden Beach, Julebyen Egersund, Byrkjedalstunet Lys
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Borestranden Beach ©
Borestranden Beach
Byrkjedalstunet Lys ©
Byrkjedalstunet Lys
Orre Beach ©
Orre Beach

2
nights
Kristiansand

Kristiansand ©
Kristiansand, historically Christianssand / Christiansand, is a city and municipality in Norway. Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Grimstad's Archipelago, thenbuy something for everyone on your list at Lillemarkens Shopping, and then admire the striking features of Kristiansand Kunsthall. Here are some ideas for day two: get a taste of the local shopping with Galleri Bi-Z, thenstop by Annas Rom, thentest your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Pyramidehuset Art Gallery - Birte Lohne.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Kristiansand day trip planner.

You can fly from Stavanger to Kristiansand in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Stavanger in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Kristiansand, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Kristiansand

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

Grimstad's Archipelago, Annas Rom
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Annas Rom ©
Annas Rom
Room Escape Games
Lillemarkens Shopping ©
Lillemarkens Shopping

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Mathallen Oslo and Tryvann Ski Resort. Kids will appreciate attractions like The Norwegian Museum of Science and Tehnology and Sognsvann Lake. Take a break from Oslo with a short trip to Gamlebyen Miniature Railroad in Fredrikstad, about 1h 25 min away. There's lots more to do: ski along the peaceful trails at Nordmarka, learn more about the world around you at The Cobalt Works, see the interesting displays at 22 July Centre, and find something for the whole family at Norsk Folkemuseum.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Oslo route planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Kristiansand to Oslo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kristiansand in February, plan for slightly colder nights in Oslo, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Gamlebyen Miniature Railroad, The Cobalt Works
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The Norwegian Museum of Science and Tehnology ©
Mathallen Oslo ©
Mathallen Oslo
Norsk Folkemuseum ©
Norsk Folkemuseum

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