Drammen trip planner
Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free
day by day itinerary for free
Drammen is a city in Buskerud, Norway. The port and river city of Drammen is centrally located in the eastern and most populated part of Norway. Drammen is the capital of the county of Buskerud.LocationThere are more than 63 000 inhabitants in the municipality, but the city is the regional capital of an area with more than 150,000 inhabitants. Drammen and the surrounding communities are growing more than ever before. The city makes good use of the river and inland waterway called Drammensfjord, both for recreation, activities and housing. No city in the country has received as many awards for environmental and urban development as Drammen: 6 national and 2 international prizes since 2003.Name and coat of armsThe Old Norse form of the city's name was Drafn, and this was originally the name of the inner part of Drammensfjord. The fjord is, however, probably named after the river Drammenselva (Norse Drǫfn), and this again is derived from drǫfn f 'wave'. The coat-of-arms is from modern times. They were granted on 17 November 1960. The arms are blue with a gray/silver column on top of a foundation of rocks. A key and a Viking sword are crossed in the middle forming an x. It is based upon the old seal dating from 1723 for Bragernes, one of the central parts of Drammen. The motto for Bragernes (in Latin) was In Fide Et Justitia Fortitudo (in faith and justice is strength), and the items in the seal are referring to this: key = faith, sword = justice, column on rocks = strength.Discover how to plan a Norway trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to Drammen
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Drammen
Side trips from Drammen
Hidden gems in Drammen
Historic Sites in Drammen
Museums in Drammen
Parks in Drammen
Places to visit with Drammen
Oslo Trip planner BEST FOR: History Museum, Art Museum, Park Lillehammer Trip planner BEST FOR: Theme Park, Historic Site, Landmark Trysil Municipality Trip planner BEST FOR: Ski Area, Nightlife, Biking Trail Rjukan Trip planner BEST FOR: Ski Area, Mountain, Specialty Museum Tonsberg Trip planner BEST FOR: Pier / Boardwalk, Observation Deck, Room Escape Game
Recently planned trips to Drammen
17 days in Norway BY A USER FROM IRELAND Drammen · Oslo 31 days in Norway BY A USER FROM SWEDEN Halden · Oslo · Drammen 2 days in Drammen BY A USER FROM NORWAY Semsvannet · Kjosterudjuvet · Spiralen 31 days in Europe BY A USER FROM NORWAY Oslo · Drammen · Vejle 7 days in Drammen BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Gulskogen Manor · Spiralen · Ypsilon Bridge 2 days in Drammen BY A USER FROM DENMARK Drammen