10 days in Western Norway & Northern Norway Itinerary

10 days in Western Norway & Northern Norway Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kiev
Fly:  7 h 45 min
1
Bergen
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Flam
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Kaupanger
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Geiranger
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
5
Averoy Municipality
— 1 night
+3
Bus + Fly + Foot + Bus:  7 h 45 min
6
Alta Municipality
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  18 h 15 min
End: Kiev

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, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Bergen trip planner.

Kiev, Ukraine to Bergen is an approximately 8- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Kiev to Bergen is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from 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 Flaamsbana Museet. Step out of the city life by going to Rallarvegen and Flam Hiking AS. There's more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Stegastein Lookout and contemplate the long history of Otternes Bygdetun.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Flam online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Bergen to Flam takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Bergen in September, things will get slightly colder in Flam: highs are around 15°C and lows about 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to Kaupanger.

Things to do in Flam

Parks Trails Outdoors

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.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kaupanger online route planner.

Getting from Flam to Kaupanger by car takes about 1.5 hours. 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 the car ride to Geiranger.

Things to do in Kaupanger

Museums Historic Sites
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De Heibergske Samlinger, Sogn Folkemuseum ©
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. On the next day, admire all the interesting features of Ornevegen - Ornesvingen.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Geiranger holiday builder tool.

Getting from Kaupanger to Geiranger by car takes about 4 hours. In September in Geiranger, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Averoy Municipality.

Things to do in Geiranger

Nature Parks Scenic Drive
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The Seven Sisters ©
The Seven Sisters
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen ©
Ornevegen - Ornesvingen
Flydalsjuvet ©
Flydalsjuvet

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night
Averoy Municipality

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

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Averoy Municipality attractions planner.

Getting from Geiranger to Averoy Municipality by car takes about 4 hours. 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

Scenic Drive Outdoors
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Atlantic Road ©
Atlantic Road

1
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 photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Alta Municipality trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Averoy Municipality to Alta Municipality takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. 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 Nature Parks
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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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