10 days in Western Norway & Northern Norway Itinerary

10 days in Western Norway & Northern Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bergen
— 1 night
2
Flam
— 2 nights
3
Kaupanger
— 1 night
4
Geiranger
— 2 nights
5
Averoy Municipality
— 1 night
6
Alta Municipality
— 1 night

1
night
Bergen

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Fjord Tours as well as Bryggen. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): catch all the local highlights with Fjord Tours, see the interesting displays at Rosenkrantz Tower - Bymuseet i Bergen, and then take in the waterfront at Bryggen.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bergen trip planner.

Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine to Bergen is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) to Bergen is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) in September: highs in Bergen hover around 18°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Flam.

Things to do in Bergen

Tours · Parks · Historic Sites
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Fjord Tours ©
Fjord Tours
Rosenkrantz Tower - Bymuseet i Bergen ©
Rosenkrantz Tower - Bymuseet i Bergen
Bryggen ©
Bryggen

2
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Brekkefossen and Flam Hiking AS. And it doesn't end there: enjoy breathtaking views from Stegastein Lookout, examine the collection at Flaamsbana Museet, contemplate the long history of Otternes Bygdetun, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Rallarvegen.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Flam driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Bergen to Flam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Bergen in September; daily highs in Flam reach 15°C and lows reach 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kaupanger.

Things to do in Flam

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Aurland Municipality, Stegastein Lookout
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Brekkefossen ©
Brekkefossen
Flam Hiking AS ©
Flam Hiking AS
Rallarvegen ©
Rallarvegen

1
night
Kaupanger

Kaupanger ©
Kaupanger is a village situated along the northern shore of the Sognefjorden in the municipality of Sogndal in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. On the 6th (Tue), get a new perspective on nature at De Heibergske Samlinger, Sogn Folkemuseum and then pause for some serene contemplation at Kaupanger Stave Church.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kaupanger online route planner.

Getting from Flam to Kaupanger by combination of car and ferry takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Geiranger.

Things to do in Kaupanger

Museums · Historic Sites
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De Heibergske Samlinger, Sogn Folkemuseum ©
Kaupanger Stave Church ©
Kaupanger Stave Church

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 7th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Geiranger Fjord, then don't miss a visit to Flydalsjuvet, then don't miss a visit to Fossevandring Geiranger, and finally admire the sheer force of The Seven Sisters.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Geiranger trip itinerary website.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Kaupanger to Geiranger in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight, car, and ferry. In September, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Averoy Municipality.

Things to do in Geiranger

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen ©
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen
Flydalsjuvet ©
Flydalsjuvet

1
night
Averoy Municipality

Averoy Municipality ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take a memorable drive along Atlantic Road.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Averoy Municipality attractions planner.

Getting from Geiranger to Averoy Municipality by combination of car, bus, and taxi takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry. In September, daytime highs in Averoy Municipality are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. On the 9th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Alta Municipality.

Things to do in Averoy Municipality

Outdoors · Scenic Drive
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Atlantic Road ©
Atlantic Road

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night
Alta Municipality

Alta Municipality ©
Alta is the most populated municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): take in breathtaking views at Alta Canyon, pause for some serene contemplation at Northern Lights Cathedral, then pause for some serene contemplation at Alta Church, and finally browse the exhibits of Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre.

For ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Alta Municipality trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Averoy Municipality to Alta Municipality takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Averoy Municipality in September, with highs in Alta Municipality at 14°C and lows at 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Alta Municipality

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre ©
Northern Lights Cathedral ©
Northern Lights Cathedral
Alta Church
Alta Church

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