29 days in Norway Itinerary

29 days in Norway Itinerary

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Bergen
— 1 night
Fly
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Stavanger
— 1 night
Fly
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Kristiansand
— 1 night
Drive
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Skien
— 1 night
Drive
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Drammen
— 1 night
Drive
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Fredrikstad
— 1 night
Drive
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Oslo
— 1 night
Fly to Sogndal, Ferry to Balestrand
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Balestrand
— 1 night
Ferry to Sogndal kai, Fly to Lillehammer
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Lillehammer
— 1 night
Fly
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Alesund
— 1 night
Fly
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Trondheim
— 1 night
Fly
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Narvik
— 1 night
Drive
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Oksnes Municipality
— 1 night
Drive
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Nusfjord
— 1 night
Drive
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Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 1 night
Drive
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Kabelvag, Austvagoya
— 1 night
Drive
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Henningsvaer
— 1 night
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Henningsvaer
— 1 night
Drive
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Bo, Engeloya
— 1 night
Drive
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Melbu
— 1 night
Drive
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Sortland
— 1 night
Drive
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Andenes
— 1 night
Fly to Vadso, Bus to Kirkenes
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Kirkenes
— 1 night
Drive to Vadso, Fly to Longyearbyen
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Longyearbyen
— 1 night
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Tromso
— 3 nights
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Bergen — 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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Byparken, contemplate the waterfront views at Lille Lungegaardsvannet, take an in-depth tour of Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Floyen and the Funicular, then see the interesting displays at Lepramuseet St. Jorgens Hospital, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Stoltzekleiven.

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Bergen trip itinerary builder.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Bergen is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Bergen due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in June, things will get cooler in Bergen: highs are around 18°C and lows about 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Stavanger.
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Stavanger — 1 night

Oil Capital

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stavanger Cathedral, take a stroll through Ovre Holmegate, admire the natural beauty at Flor & Fjære, steep yourself in history at Gamle Stavanger, then get engrossed in the history at Norsk Hermetikkmuseum, and finally examine the collection at Breidablikk.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Stavanger trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Bergen to Stavanger in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June in Stavanger, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can fly to Kristiansand.
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Kristiansand — 1 night

Kristiansand, historically Christianssand / Christiansand, is a city and municipality in Norway. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Som Church, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jegersberg HIking Trail, pause for some serene contemplation at Oddernes Church, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum and Botanical Garden, University of Agder, then take an in-depth tour of Gimle Gard, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ansgarkapellet.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Kristiansand itinerary planner.

Getting from Stavanger to Kristiansand by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Kristiansand are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Skien.
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Find places to stay Jun 28 — 29:

Skien — 1 night

Skien is a city and municipality in Telemark county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Lundetangen Brewery Collection, make a trip to Ibsenhuset, pause for some serene contemplation at Skien Kirke, explore the activities along The Telemark Canal, then take an in-depth tour of Telemark Museum, and finally stroll around Brekkeparken.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Skien road trip site.

Traveling by car from Kristiansand to Skien takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. June in Skien sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Drammen.
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Drammen — 1 night

Drammen is a city in Buskerud, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Skoger Old Church, take in breathtaking views at Kjosterudjuvet, pause for some serene contemplation at Frogner Kirke, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Skaugumsaasen, then contemplate the waterfront views at Semsvannet, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vardasen.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Drammen trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Skien to Drammen in 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Fredrikstad.
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Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 1:

Fredrikstad — 1 night

Fredrikstad is a city and municipality in Østfold county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): hike along Hankø, kick back and relax at Saltholmen, see the interesting displays at Hans Nielsen Hauge's Memorial Museum, have fun at Superland, then examine the collection at Borgarsyssel Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Skjeberg Church.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Fredrikstad online route planner.

You can drive from Drammen to Fredrikstad in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Oslo.
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Oslo — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): see what you can catch with Oslo Fjord Boat Fishing, appreciate the extensive heritage of Oslomarka, contemplate the long history of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), then take a leisurely stroll along Oslo's Harbour Promenade, then steep yourself in history at 22. juli-senteret, and finally get engrossed in the history at Kon-Tiki Museum.

To find maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Oslo trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Fredrikstad to Oslo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Fredrikstad in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 11°C in Oslo. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Balestrand.
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Find places to stay Jul 2 — 3:

Balestrand — 1 night

Balestrand is a municipality in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, trek along Nature Trail Kreklingen, view the masterpieces at The golden house gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Olav's Church, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sognefjord Akvarium, and finally hike along The Waterfall Path.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Balestrand tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Oslo to Balestrand takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. When traveling from Oslo in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Balestrand: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Lillehammer.
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Lillehammer — 1 night

Lillehammer is a town and municipality in Oppland county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Lillehammer Church, don't miss a visit to Lysgardsbakkene Ski Jumping Arena, steep yourself in history at Sigrid Undsets hjem Bjerkebaek, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Garmo Stave Church, then see the interesting displays at Norwegian Museum of Historical Vehicles, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Fabrikken.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Lillehammer online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Balestrand to Lillehammer takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in July, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Alesund.
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Alesund — 1 night

A lively seaport renowned for its high concentration of Art Nouveau buildings, Alesund stretches over seven islands and features a compact city center almost entirely surrounded by water.
On the 6th (Tue), examine the collection at Jugendstilsenteret and Kunstmuseet Kube, view the masterpieces at Galleri Artifex, trek along Tueneset and Hessabana, then trek along Walk to Borgundgavlen, then don't miss a visit to Fjellstua Viewpoint, and finally examine the collection at Waldehuset Museum.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Alesund trip planner.

Getting from Lillehammer to Alesund by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. July in Alesund sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Trondheim.
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Find places to stay Jul 5 — 6:

Trondheim — 1 night

The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take a stroll through Bakklandet, make a trip to Norges Teknisk-Naturvitenskapelige Universitet, NTNU, brush up on your military savvy at Kristiansten Fortress, brush up on your military savvy at The Armoury Rustkammeret, then pause for some serene contemplation at Nidaros Cathedral, and finally take in the views from Old Town Bridge.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Trondheim itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Alesund to Trondheim takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Narvik.
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Find places to stay Jul 6 — 7:

Narvik — 1 night

or Áhkanjárga is the third-largest town and municipality in Nordland county, Norway by population. On the 8th (Thu), stop by Other, get engrossed in the history at Narvik Krigsmuseum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Narvik Church, and finally fly down the slopes at Narvikfjellet.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Narvik trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Trondheim to Narvik takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Oksnes Municipality.
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Find places to stay Jul 7 — 8:

Oksnes Municipality — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): get up close to creatures of the deep with Arctic Whale Tours, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dronningruta, then surround yourself with nature on Sto Safari, and finally let little ones run wild at Sam Lekeland Myre.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Oksnes Municipality trip maker site.

Drive from Narvik to Oksnes Municipality in 3.5 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Narvik in July since evenings lows in Oksnes Municipality dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Nusfjord.
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Find places to stay Jul 8 — 9:

Nusfjord — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): hike along Mountain Paths at Vikten and then take a leisurely stroll along Nusfjord Fishing Village.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Nusfjord day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Oksnes Municipality to Nusfjord takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, daily temperatures in Nusfjord can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 10th (Sat) before leaving for Leknes.
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Leknes, Vestvagoy — 1 night

Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. On the 10th (Sat), relax and rejuvenate at Lofoten Yoga Studio.

To find ratings and more tourist information, you can read our Leknes trip maker.

Leknes is very close to Nusfjord. In July, daytime highs in Leknes are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kabelvag.
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Kabelvag, Austvagoya — 1 night

Kabelvåg is a village in the municipality of Vågan in Nordland county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): take in the exciting artwork at Northern Norway Art Centre.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kabelvag online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Leknes to Kabelvag takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in July, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Henningsvaer.
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Find places to stay Jul 11 — 12:

Henningsvaer — 1 night

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Henningsvaer road trip tool.

Henningsvaer is just a stone's throw from Kabelvag. In July, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 12°C. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Henningsvaer.
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Henningsvaer — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): look for gifts at Engelskmannsbrygga i Henningsvaer.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Henningsvaer itinerary planner.

Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Bo.
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Bo, Engeloya — 1 night

Bő is a village in Vas County, Hungary with a population of 679 (2004). Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): relax and rejuvenate at Havfruen frisor og hudpleiesalong.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Bo trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Henningsvaer to Bo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in July, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Melbu.
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Find places to stay Jul 14 — 15:

Melbu — 1 night

Melbu is a village in the municipality of Hadsel in Nordland county, Norway. On the 16th (Fri), examine the collection at Vesteralen Museum and then see the interesting displays at Hurtigrutemuseet.

To see ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbu travel planning website.

You can drive from Bo to Melbu in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Fri) before leaving for Sortland.
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Find places to stay Jul 15 — 16:
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Sortland — 1 night

Sortland is a town and municipality in Nordland county, Norway. For maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Sortland trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Melbu to Sortland by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. July in Sortland sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 11°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Andenes.
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Andenes — 1 night

Andenes is a village and former municipality in the Vesterålen district of Nordland county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): examine the collection at Polar Museum Andenes, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bleikstranda, then get up close to creatures of the deep with Sea Safari Andenes, and finally take a memorable tour with Whalesafari Andenes.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Andenes trip planner.

Getting from Sortland to Andenes by car takes about 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kirkenes.
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Find places to stay Jul 17 — 18:

Kirkenes — 1 night

Kirkenes is a town in Sør-Varanger Municipality in Finnmark county, in the far northeastern part of Norway. On the 19th (Mon), take a tour by water with Barents Safari Tours, get engrossed in the history at Grenselandmuseet, don't miss a visit to Andersgrotta WWII Bomb Shelter, pause for some serene contemplation at Kirkenes Church, then appreciate the history behind Soviet Liberation Monument, and finally don't miss a visit to Treriksroysa.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kirkenes trip maker.

Getting from Andenes to Kirkenes by combination of flight and bus takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. July in Kirkenes sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Longyearbyen.
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Find places to stay Jul 18 — 19:

Longyearbyen — 1 night

A coal-mining town, Longyearbyen draws visitors interested in viewing the northern lights.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): go deep underground at Gruve 3, pause for some serene contemplation at Svalbard Kirke, make a trip to Galleri Svalbard, then contemplate the waterfront views at Magdalenefjord Svalbard, and finally examine the collection at Svalbard Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Longyearbyen road trip planning app.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Kirkenes to Longyearbyen takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July, Longyearbyen is slightly colder than Kirkenes - with highs of 10°C and lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow time for the flight to Tromso.
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Find places to stay Jul 19 — 20:

Tromso — 3 nights

Paris of the North

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Polar Charter and Northern Norwegian Science Center. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Tromso Botaniske Hage, pause for some serene contemplation at Tromso Domkirke, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tromsoe Alpinsenter, and take in the views from Tromso Bridge.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Tromso trip builder.

Fly from Longyearbyen to Tromso in 3.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Longyearbyen in July; daily highs in Tromso reach 17°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Find places to stay Jul 20 — 23:

Norway travel guide

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Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Art Museums
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.
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Lofoten Islands travel guide

4.2
Specialty Museums · Beaches · History Museums

Vestvagoy travel guide

4.4
History Museums · Beaches · Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing

Vagan travel guide

4.3
Specialty Museums · Water Sports · Fishing Charters & Tours

Hadsel Municipality travel guide

4.4
Art Galleries · Specialty Museums

Andoy Municipality travel guide

3.9
Dolphin & Whale Watching · Science Museums · Beaches

Spitsbergen travel guide

4.4
Specialty Museums · Safaris · Churches
Spitsbergen is the largest and only permanently populated island of the Svalbard archipelago in northern Norway. Constituting the westernmost bulk of the archipelago, it borders the Arctic Ocean, the Norwegian Sea, and the Greenland Sea. Spitsbergen covers an area of 37673km2, making it the largest island in Norway and the 36th-largest in the world. The administrative centre is Longyearbyen. Other settlements, in addition to research outposts, are the Russian mining community of Barentsburg, the research community of Ny-Ålesund, and the mining outpost of Sveagruva. Spitsbergen was covered in 21977km2 of ice in 1999, which was approximately 58.5% of the island's total area.The island was first used as a whaling base in the 17th and 18th centuries, after which it was abandoned. Coal mining started at the end of the 19th century and several permanent communities were established. The Svalbard Treaty of 1920 recognized Norwegian sovereignty and established Svalbard as a free economic zone and a demilitarized zone.

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