12 days in Western Norway Itinerary

12 days in Western Norway Itinerary

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12 days in Western Norway Itinerary

Start: New York City
Bus + Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Stavanger
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Forsand Municipality
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  7​h
3
Andalsnes
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Geiranger
— 2 nights
Ferry + Bus:  4​h 45​min
5
Flam
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Odda
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
7
Bergen
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: New York City

1
night
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.
On the 18th (Thu), get curious at Norwegian Petroleum Museum and then steep yourself in history at Old Stavanger. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Galleri Gann, admire the verdant scenery at Lysefjord, and then appreciate the history behind Sverd i fjell.

For maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Stavanger tour itinerary app .

New York City, USA to Stavanger is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from New York City to Stavanger, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in June, expect nights in Stavanger to be slightly colder, around 49°F, while days are colder, around 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can go by car to Forsand Municipality.

Things to do in Stavanger

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Galleri Gann
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Old Stavanger ©
Old Stavanger
Lysefjord ©
Lysefjord
Norwegian Petroleum Museum ©
Norwegian Petroleum Museum

1
night
Forsand Municipality

Forsand Municipality ©
With a cluster of villages surrounded by untouched nature, Forsand Municipality is a great destination for those looking to immerse themselves in scenic surroundings, far from the city bustle.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): take in the pleasant sights at Solspeilet - The Norwegian Stonehenge and then take some stellar pictures from Pulpit Rock.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Forsand Municipality day trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Stavanger to Forsand Municipality takes 1.5 hours. June in Forsand Municipality sees daily highs of 60°F and lows of 49°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Andalsnes.

Things to do in Forsand Municipality

Outdoors Nature Trails

Side Trip

Solspeilet - The Norwegian Stonehenge
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Pulpit Rock ©
Pulpit Rock

2
nights
Andalsnes

Andalsnes ©
Andalsnes is a town in Rauma Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Romsdalseggen, take a memorable drive along Trollstigen, and then admire the sheer force of Stigfossen Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon): head outdoors with Nesaksla, don't miss a visit to Rampestreken, and then take in the awesome beauty at The Romsdalen Valley.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Andalsnes trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Forsand Municipality to Andalsnes takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a train. In June in Andalsnes, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 48°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Geiranger.

Things to do in Andalsnes

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

The Romsdalen Valley, Trollstigen
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Romsdalseggen ©
Romsdalseggen
Trollstigen ©
Trollstigen
Rampestreken ©
Rampestreken

2
nights
Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): get great views at Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba and then take in the dramatic natural features at Geiranger Fjord. Here are some ideas for day two: admire all the interesting features of Ornevegen - Ornesvingen, admire the sheer force of The Seven Sisters, then make a trip to Fossevandring Geiranger, and finally get outside with Storseterfossen.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Geiranger day trip app .

Getting from Andalsnes to Geiranger by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in June, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Flam.

Things to do in Geiranger

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba ©
Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba
The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters

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night
Flam

Flam ©
Nestled in a kingdom of mountains and fjords, the scenic village of Flam serves as a good base for exploring some of the most beautiful sights of Norwegian nature.
On the 25th (Thu), make a trip to Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route, enjoy breathtaking views from Stegastein Lookout, then admire the sheer force of Rjoandefossen, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Naeroyfjord.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Flam trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Geiranger to Flam by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can drive to Odda.

Things to do in Flam

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Aurlandsvangen, Naeroyfjord
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Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route ©
Stegastein Lookout ©
Stegastein Lookout

1
night
Odda

Odda ©
Odda is a municipality in Hordaland county, Norway. On the 26th (Fri), admire the sheer force of Latefossen and then make a trip to Trolltunga.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Odda trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Flam to Odda in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June in Odda, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can drive to Bergen.

Things to do in Odda

Nature Parks
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Latefossen ©
Latefossen
Trolltunga ©
Trolltunga

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.
On the 27th (Sat), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken, take in the exciting artwork at DMG GALLERY, take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular (Floibanen), and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Fish Market. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, steep yourself in history at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Bergen trip planner .

Traveling by car from Odda to Bergen takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, daily temperatures in Bergen can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bergen

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Bryggen ©
Bryggen
Mount Floyen and the Funicular ©
Mount Floyen and the Funicular
Ulriken ©
Ulriken

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