12 days in Western Norway Itinerary

12 days in Western Norway Itinerary

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Start: New York City
Bus + Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
Stavanger
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Forsand Municipality
— 1 night
+3
Bus + Fly + Foot + Bus:  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 + Bus:  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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): engage your brain at Norwegian Petroleum Museum and then contemplate the long history of Old Stavanger. Keep things going the next day: view the masterpieces at Galleri Gann, then admire the verdant scenery at Lysefjord, and then appreciate the history behind Sverd i fjell.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Stavanger online trip builder.

New York City, USA to Stavanger is an approximately 12- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from New York City to Stavanger. Traveling from New York City in June, you will find days in Stavanger are much colder (60°F), and nights are slightly colder (49°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Forsand Municipality.

Things to do in Stavanger

Nature Museums Parks

Side Trip

Galleri Gann
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Lysefjord ©
Lysefjord
Old Stavanger ©
Old Stavanger
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): go for a walk through Solspeilet - The Norwegian Stonehenge and then take some stellar pictures from Pulpit Rock.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Forsand Municipality trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Stavanger to Forsand Municipality in 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.
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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. On the 21st (Sun), hike along Romsdalseggen, cruise along Trollstigen, and then admire the sheer force of Stigfossen Waterfall. On your second day here, head outdoors with Nesaksla, don't miss a visit to Rampestreken, then visit Raumabanen, and finally take in the awesome beauty at The Romsdalen Valley.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Andalsnes trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Forsand Municipality to Andalsnes takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Andalsnes can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive 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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba and then take in the dramatic natural features at Geiranger Fjord. Here are some ideas for day two: cruise along Ornevegen - Ornesvingen, then admire the sheer force of The Seven Sisters, then make a trip to Fossevandring Geiranger, and finally get outside with Storseterfossen.

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Drive from Andalsnes to Geiranger in 2.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Geiranger can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Flam.

Things to do in Geiranger

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

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route, take in panoramic vistas at Stegastein Lookout, then take in the dramatic scenery at Rjoandefossen, and finally explore the striking landscape at Naeroyfjord.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Flam road trip planning site.

Getting from Geiranger to Flam by combination of ferry and bus takes about 9.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in June, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can go by car to Odda.

Things to do in Flam

Nature Parks

Side Trips

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

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night
Odda

Odda ©
Odda is a municipality in Hordaland county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Latefossen and then don't miss a visit to Trolltunga.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Odda itinerary planner.

You can drive from Flam to Odda in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 60°F, and evening lows to 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to 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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken, take in the exciting artwork at DMG GALLERY, then get to know the fascinating history of Bryggen, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Fish Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, admire all the interesting features of Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Bergen road trip planner.

You can drive from Odda to Bergen in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, daytime highs in Bergen are 60°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bergen

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

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