10 days in Norway, Iceland & Switzerland Itinerary

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Drive to Indira Gandhi International Airport, Fly to Oslo
Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
Bergen, Norway
— 1 night
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 1 night
Vik, Iceland
— 2 nights
Bus to Reykjavík, Shuttle to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Fly to Lucerne
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive to Zürich Airport, Fly to Indira Gandhi International Airport, Drive to Noida


Oslo, Norway — 3 nights

Tiger City

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Step out of the city life by going to Oslomarka and Damstredet & Telthusbakken. We've included these beaches for you: Huk and Soerenga Public Pool. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Oslo: Semsvannet (in Asker) and Eidsvoll 1814 Norwegian Center for Constitution (in Eidsvoll Verk). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Nordmarka, get engrossed in the history at Fram Museum, contemplate the long history of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), and see the interesting displays at Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum).

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Noida, India to Oslo is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 4.5 hours. Traveling from Noida in May, things will get cooler in Oslo: highs are around 18°C and lows about 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Bergen.
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Bergen, Norway — 1 night

City of Seven Mountains

A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, then get engrossed in the history at Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, then steep yourself in history at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Museum, and finally identify plant and animal life at Gronevika.

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You can fly from Oslo to Bergen in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Bergen can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Reykjavik.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife
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Reykjavik, Iceland — 1 night

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
On the 11th (Thu), head off the coast to Videy Island, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, contemplate the long history of Einar Jonsson Museum (Listasafn Einars Jonssonar), then pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, and finally stroll through Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach.

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Traveling by flight from Bergen to Reykjavik takes 5.5 hours. Traveling from Bergen to Reykjavik, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bergen in May, you will find days in Reykjavik are little chillier (11°C), and nights are about the same (4°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Vik.
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Vik, Iceland — 2 nights

Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
On the 12th (Fri), appreciate the history behind Voyages Friendship Statue, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, take in the dramatic scenery at Kvernufoss, take an in-depth tour of Skogar Museum, then explore the striking landscape at Sólheimajökulll, and finally kick back and relax at Black Sand Beach.

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Traveling by car from Reykjavik to Vik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Vik sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 5°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Lucerne.
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Lucerne, Switzerland — 1 night

In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Jesuitenkirche, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hofkirche, get to know the fascinating history of Uferpromenade Weggis, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then shop like a local with Altstadt Luzern, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Bad Hirsgarten.

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Do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight from Vik to Lucerne in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, flight, and train; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, flight, ferry, and train. Traveling from Vik to Lucerne, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Vik in May, expect Lucerne to be somewhat warmer, temps between 21°C and 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.
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Norway travel guide

Land of the Midnight Sun
Take a trip up north and visit Norway, the land of fjords, northern lights, unspoiled nature, and friendly communities. Norway is a haven for holidaymakers who enjoy the outdoors, with numerous resorts for downhill skiing and snowboarding, as well as countless trails for hiking in the summer or dog sledding and cross-country skiing in the winter. Norway's cities combine historical and modern architecture and feature a selection of museums, art galleries, and performance venues. Meanwhile, traditional ways of life, local customs, and crafts are celebrated in many open-air and ethnological museums across the land. Even though the country has a modern and elaborate system of roads, Norway continues to foster its ancient connection with the sea. Take to the waters yourself with tours of the scenic coast, fjords, or whale watching.

Iceland travel guide

Waterfalls · Spas · Churches
Land of Fire and Ice
Experience the drama of this mountainous island in the North Atlantic, from glacial rivers to rushing waterfalls and geothermal hot spots. Iceland's cities, like its capital Reykjavik, are home to passionate natives who honor their Icelandic culture and history. Venture from the cities to experience the country's most powerful attraction: its breathtaking landscapes. Take a trip to one of the island's renowned national parks, see the effects of volcanic activity, and go for a dip in one of its many lakes. A haven for outdoor recreation, you can glacier hike, whitewater raft, and swim in natural pools.

Switzerland travel guide

Bodies of Water · Mountains · Specialty Museums
Immerse yourself in a snow-capped mountain wonderland in Switzerland's serene Alpine setting. See the world-renowned Matterhorn, Switzerland's second-highest mountain at 4,478 m (14,962 ft) tall, or zoom down the mountains on toboggan, ski, or snowboard. In the warmer seasons hike around the rolling green hillsides covered with pine trees and picturesque aqua blue lakes. Luxurious cities dotted with cozy wooden chalets and colorful flowerbeds balance quaintness with first-class cultural offerings. Indulge in the country's opulence of milk chocolate, cheese fondue, and keg-carrying St. Bernard dogs.