8 days in Norway Itinerary

8 days in Norway Itinerary

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Start: Doha
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Oslo
— 3 nights
Train + Bus:  6 h 15 min
2
Geiranger
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h 15 min
3
Bergen
— 1 day
Fly:  3 h 45 min
4
Tromso
— 2 nights
Fly:  12 h 45 min
End: Doha

3
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 parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, get engrossed in the history at Kon-Tiki Museum, step into the grandiose world of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), and laugh and play at Norsk Folkemuseum.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Oslo sightseeing site.

Doha, Qatar to Oslo is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Doha to Oslo. In August, Oslo is colder than Doha - with highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Vigeland Park ©
Vigeland Park
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum

1
night
Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
On the 15th (Thu), get great views at Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba, thenmake a trip to Fossevandring Geiranger, and then explore the striking landscape at Geiranger Fjord.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Geiranger trip website.

Traveling by combination of train and bus from Oslo to Geiranger takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In August, daytime highs in Geiranger are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Bergen.

Things to do in Geiranger

Parks Nature
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Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba ©
Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba
Fossevandring Geiranger ©
Fossevandring Geiranger

1
day
Bergen

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
On the 16th (Fri), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken, thenhunt for treasures at Fish Market, thentake a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Bergen travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Geiranger to Bergen by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. August in Bergen sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Tromso.

Things to do in Bergen

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Fish Market
Fish Market

2
nights
Tromso

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Memorial to Deportation of Jews of Tromso, see the interesting displays at The Polar Museum, thenadmire the landmark architecture of The Arctic Cathedral, thenadmire nature's wide array of creatures at Polaria, and finally stop by Tromso Arctic Gifts & Souvenirs.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Tromso tour itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Bergen to Tromso in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Bergen in August, with highs in Tromso at 16°C and lows at 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tromso

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
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The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral
Memorial to Deportation of Jews of Tromso ©
Memorial to Deportation of Jews of Tromso
Tromso Arctic Gifts & Souvenirs ©
Tromso Arctic Gifts & Souvenirs

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