12 days in Western Norway Itinerary

12 days in Western Norway Itinerary

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12 days in Western Norway Itinerary

Nairobi
Fly:  22​h 45​min
Geiranger
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Sogndal Municipality
— 2 nights
bus:  3​h 30​min
Eidfjord Municipality
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Voss Municipality
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
Bergen
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h 45​min
Nairobi

3
days
Geiranger

Geiranger ©
Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Step off the beaten path and head to Seven Sisters and Korsmyra - Hiking Track. Escape the urban bustle at Geiranger Fjord and Ornevegen - Ornesvingen. There's lots more to do: take some stellar pictures from Geiranger Skywalk - Dalsnibba, tour the pleasant surroundings at Flydalsjuvet, relax in the rural setting at Skagefla, and make a trip to Fossevandring Geiranger.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Geiranger online driving holiday planner .

Nairobi, Kenya to Geiranger is an approximately 23-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Nairobi to Geiranger due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Nairobi in June; daily highs in Geiranger reach 18°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Sogndal Municipality.

Things to do in Geiranger

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Eidsvatnet
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Seven Sisters ©
Seven Sisters
Geiranger Fjord ©
Geiranger Fjord
Flydalsjuvet ©
Flydalsjuvet

1
day
Sogndal Municipality

Sogndal Municipality ©
On the 6th (Wed), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nigardsbreen Glacier.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Sogndal Municipality day trip website .

Drive from Geiranger to Sogndal Municipality in 5 hours. In June in Sogndal Municipality, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Eidfjord Municipality.

Things to do in Sogndal Municipality

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Nigardsbreen Glacier ©
Nigardsbreen Glacier

1
day
Eidfjord Municipality

Eidfjord Municipality ©
On the 7th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Hardangervidda Natursenter Eidfjord, admire the sheer force of Voringsfossen, and then experience rural life at Kjeasen Mountain Farm.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Eidfjord Municipality road trip planning app .

Getting from Sogndal Municipality to Eidfjord Municipality by car takes about 3.5 hours. In June in Eidfjord Municipality, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Voss Municipality.

Things to do in Eidfjord Municipality

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Voringsfossen ©
Voringsfossen
Hardangervidda Natursenter Eidfjord ©
Kjeasen Mountain Farm ©
Kjeasen Mountain Farm

2
days
Voss Municipality

A vacation in Voss Municipality offers great opportunities for bird-watchers--more than 155 avian species live in the region, including the great egret and the European hobby.
On the 8th (Fri), admire the sheer force of Tvindefossen and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get out on two wheels at Stalheimskleiva and then contemplate the waterfront views at Naeroyfjord.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Voss Municipality travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Eidfjord Municipality to Voss Municipality by car takes about an hour. In June, daytime highs in Voss Municipality are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Bergen.

Things to do in Voss Municipality

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Tours

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Naeroyfjord
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Naeroyfjord ©
Naeroyfjord
Tvindefossen ©
Tvindefossen

3
days
Bergen

Bergen ©
A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Explore hidden gems such as Hardanger Fjord and Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene. Take a break from the city and head to Mount Floyen and the Funicular (Floibanen) and Vidden Trail between Mt. Floyen and Mt. Ulriken. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, browse the eclectic array of goods at Fish Market, and steep yourself in history at Fantoft Stavkirke.

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Traveling by train from Voss Municipality to Bergen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bergen

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Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum ©
Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene ©
Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene

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