22 days in Norway, Austria & Italy Itinerary

22 days in Norway, Austria & Italy Itinerary

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22 days in Norway, Austria & Italy Itinerary

Start: Cairo, Egypt
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Tromso, Norway
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Oslo, Norway
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  3​h
3
Stavanger, Norway
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Salzburg, Austria
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
5
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
6
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
7
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
8
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Cairo, Egypt

1
day
Tromso, Norway

Tromso ©
The cultural and economic hub of northern Norway, Tromso boasts a historical city center containing one of the highest concentrations of wooden houses in Europe.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Telegrafbukta Beach and then get outside with Tromso Flexitour.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Tromso trip planner .

Cairo, Egypt to Tromso is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cairo to Tromso. Traveling from Cairo in August, expect Tromso to be cooler, temps between 16°C and 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Tromso

#Wildlife, #Outdoors, #Tours

Side Trip

Tromso Flexitour
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Telegrafbukta Beach ©
Telegrafbukta Beach

2
nights
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): explore the landscape on two wheels at Bygdøy, then explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, and then get to know the fascinating history of Oslomarka. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Fram Polar Ship Museum and then ski along the peaceful trails at Nordmarka.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Oslo road trip planning site .

Fly from Tromso to Oslo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Tromso in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Oslo: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Stavanger.

Things to do in Oslo

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature
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Bygdøy ©
Bygdøy
Nordmarka ©
Nordmarka
Oslomarka ©
Oslomarka

3
nights
Stavanger, Norway

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.
Relax by the water at Borestranden Beach and Hellesto/Byberg/Skarasanden. Step out of the city life by going to Pulpit Rock and Sola Beach. Step out of Stavanger with an excursion to Orre Beach in Klepp Municipality--about 1h 05 min away.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Stavanger trip planning website .

Fly from Oslo to Stavanger in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Oslo in August, Stavanger is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Stavanger

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Klepp Municipality, Hellesto/Byberg/Skarasanden, Pulpit Rock
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Borestranden Beach ©
Borestranden Beach
Pulpit Rock ©
Pulpit Rock
Orre Beach ©
Orre Beach

1
night
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Untersberg, then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Salzburg Cathedral (Dom), and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Mirabell Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Salzburg Fortress (Festung Hohensalzburg), then stroll through Seewaldsee, and then admire the sheer force of Gollinger Wasserfall.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Salzburg road trip planning website .

You can fly from Stavanger to Salzburg in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. While traveling from Stavanger, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Salzburg, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Nature

Side Trips

Seewaldsee, Gollinger Wasserfall
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Untersberg
Untersberg
Gollinger Wasserfall ©
Gollinger Wasserfall

3
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Vienna is known for museums, parks, nightlife, historic sites, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Schonbrunn Palace, meet the residents at Schönbrunn Zoo, admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, and examine the collection at Imperial Palace (Hofburg).

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You can fly from Salzburg to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Vienna are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Vienna

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites
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Schonbrunn Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo
Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna

4
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Explore hidden gems such as Isola di Burano and Bahia del Sole. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Blue Moon and Bagni Arcobaleno. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and take a stroll through Cannaregio.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Venice road trip tool .

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Venice takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Venice when traveling from Vienna in August, with lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Sottomarina, Isola di Burano, Blue Moon
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Bahia del Sole ©
Bahia del Sole
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Historic Centre of San Gimignano and Pitti Palace. Explore Florence's surroundings by going to San Gimignano (Piazza della Cisterna & Guardastelle Vineyard). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Uffizi Galleries, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and see the interesting displays at Galleria dell'Accademia.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Florence holiday planner .

Traveling by train from Venice to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Wineries

Side Trip

San Gimignano
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Guardastelle Vineyard ©
Guardastelle Vineyard
Uffizi Galleries ©
Uffizi Galleries
Galleria dell'Accademia ©
Galleria dell'Accademia

3
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Pantheon, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and explore the ancient world of Colosseum.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Rome trip planner .

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. August in Rome sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Trastevere ©
Trastevere

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