8 days in Western Norway Itinerary

8 days in Western Norway Itinerary

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Forsand Municipality
— 1 night
Drive to Stavanger Airport Sola, Fly to Entebbe


Geiranger — 3 nights

Surrounded by pristine nature, the scenic village of Geiranger serves as a gateway to some of Norway's most famous landscapes.
Spend the 3rd (Fri) among the memorable landscape of Geiranger Fjord. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of The Seven Sisters, don't miss a visit to Fossevandring Geiranger, take in breathtaking views at Flydalsjuvet, and admire all the interesting features of Ornevegen - Ornesvingen.

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Entebbe, Uganda to Geiranger is an approximately 24-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Entebbe to Geiranger. While traveling from Entebbe, expect a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Geiranger, ranging from highs of 18°C to lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Bergen.
Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Scenic Drive
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Bergen — 2 nights

A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then admire all the interesting features of Ulriken, and then go for a walk through Stoltzekleiven. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Bryggen, then take in the waterfront at Fish Market, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, and finally get engrossed in the history at Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene.

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Drive from Geiranger to Bergen in 7.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Bergen can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Forsand Municipality.
Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours
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Forsand Municipality — 1 night

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.
On the 7th (Tue), pause for some photo ops at Solspeilet - The Norwegian Stonehenge and then get great views at Pulpit Rock.

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Traveling by flight from Bergen to Forsand Municipality takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In June, daytime highs in Forsand Municipality are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.
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Western Norway travel guide

Mountains · Flea Markets · Historic Walking Areas
Admire the mighty glaciers, traverse the scenic fjords, and visit the historical cities of Western Norway, the country's traditional gateway to the world. From ancient fishermen and fierce Vikings, to medieval traders and modern industry, the area's link with the sea has never been broken. Whatever the season, Western Norway offers an abundance of opportunities for sightseeing and vacation activities. The region is a great destination for hiking, cycling, skiing, or fishing, while the charming villages and small coastal towns offer peaceful, friendly hospitality. Throughout the region you can find superb examples of traditional wooden architecture, and the larger urban centers, like Bergen and Stavanger, combine modern facilities with historical monuments. The area is famous for its seafood and fresh mountain water, so make sure to sample the local specialties.