Best Destinations of Tourist Attractions In Norway.

Destinations of tourist attractions in Norway steal the particular attention of many tourists. As one part of the Scandinavian country in the northern hemisphere of Europe. Norway is one of the Scandinavian country encompassing mountains, glaciers, and deep coastal fjords. Norway has various attractions of culture and relics that are interesting to explore, such as ancient castles, settlements, museums, and historic sites that still preserve.


Most destinations of landscape tourist attractions in Norway.

1. Lofoten Islands.

Lofoten Islands is one of the most famous destinations of tourists attractions in Norway. The islands that have this stunning natural panorama can certainly be your choice when visiting Norway. Lofoten is dubb the Arctic paradise. Mountains and cliffs rise. Marvelous beaches and rivers, various species of animals and millions of seabirds fulfill the natural environment. There are also distinctively shaped houses. And at night, the light of aurora adorns the sky in spectacular light.

Lofoten is also one of the places where you can be among the graceful curves of the colors of aurora that sweep the land of Lofoten night. However, the weather in Lofoten often changes, making the opportunity to enjoy Aurora not so high.



2. Trolltunga.

Trolltunga has always been one of the favorite destinations of landscape tourist attractions in Norway. On the Trolltunga itself, there is a stone that looks like a tongue. Therefore the name Trolltunga is created because it has the meaning of the troll tongue. Located above Skjeggedal in Odda. There are a ladder and road that will guide you at the first 950 meters, then continue with a steep journey. So for those of you who want to look for spectacular natural scenery and adrenaline rush, of course, Trolltunga can be your favorite choice.


3. Svalbard.

A group of islands locates between the oceanic ocean named Svalbard. These islands remain under Norwegian territory since 1920. In this place, there are the main settlements of Longyearbyen and Barentsburg in Spitsbergen. Most of the tourists who visit Svalbard to enjoy the arctic nature scenery, which is a lot of steep mountains that have not been touched. In some of these areas, there are also many habitats of polar bears, caribou, polar foxes, seals, and walruses.Longyearbyen-svarbald-tourists-attractions-norway

4. Jostedalsbreen Glacier.

Jostedalsbreen Glacier is a field of ice. It is part of Jostedalsbreen Glacier National Park. Located in the south of Norway. It’s a favorite place traveler who loves nature sports to go hiking and glacial skiing.

5. Jomfruland.

The island is blessed with charming nature. It is a small elongate Norwegian island and frame by beaches and rocky cliffs. For animal lovers, go to Hovedgaard in the northern part of the island to do trekking in the oak woods watching a hundred species of birds. This area is a habitat and transit point for around 300 species of birds. The ideal moment to track them is the migration season that is rolling in the spring and autumn. Jomfruland is closed to motorized vehicles, so we can only wade by foot or bicycle.


6. Kristiansand.

Kristiansand offers a variety of family attractions and warm summer sun, Kristiansand is one of the popular weekend destinations in Norway. Two of its flagship offers are the Kristiansand Dyrepark zoo and the Pirate Village recreational park that houses campsites. Kristiansand is 45 minutes by plane from Oslo, but many suggest visiting Kristiansand by driving. Along the way, you will be treated to a stretch of rock hills with unique formations.


7. Hemsedal.

The most famous destinations of ski tourist attractions in Norway has hosted the Alpine Skiing World Cup. The ski routes here are very interesting. Suitable for professionals. For those who want to test the ability of skiing, black slopes are the most challenging route and suitable for a pro skier. Hemsedal is actually not only serving ski fans. After the snow melts in the summer, this place turns into a field of dreams for lovers of trekking, mountain biking, and rock climbing. One message, if you want to visit Hemsedal, avoid the holiday season because this place will be very crowded.

8. Kjeragbolten.

This highly popular tourist attraction in Norway is a large pebble that is locate sandwiched between two adjacent hillsides. Very favorite as a hikers attractions in Norway tourists destinations, which is 984 meters high. This place has the sharpness of a fairly steep route with a height of 1000 meters from Lysefjorden which is exactly beneath.


9. Preikestolen.

This beautiful place in Norway locates in Lysefjorden. Large high cliffs have a height of 604 meters and drop to the bottom of a very steep. Those who like hiking will enjoy exploring this hike by taking about 3 hours with an initial start at Preikestolhytta with an altitude of 270 meters above sea level and will rise to 604 meters. If you are already accustomed to climbing mountains, it only takes around +/- 3 hours of travel. The best time to go to this attraction should be April to October. Use mountaineer equipment that is strong enough and has a good for stamina to carry out exploration.


Cities destinations of tourist attractions in Norway.

1. Oslo.

Oslo as the capital city of Norway offers many tourist attractions with modern, old-fashioned nuances and places to relax. The design of the city of Oslo is intended for urban forests as much as one third and the remaining two thirds as green and city parks which result in outdoor activities of residents and travelers using bicycles to get around is recommended. In this city, you can start to explore starting from the museum which was built in the 19th period to a cafe or restaurant located in the former city train station. There are a lot of spot photography and roaming cities using public transportation.

2. Bergen.

Bergen is the second largest city in Norway has become a leading port since the middle period. Around the 15th period, Bergen became a tourist destination where the entire traveler could enjoy fresh maritime / seafood dishes that serve in many restaurants in the city.


3. Trondheim.

The city discovered in 997 by the King of Viking, Olav Tryggvason who later gave the name to this city Nidaros. Then, Trondheim became the capital of Norway during the Viking period until 1217. The city saves lots attraction of the compound of ancient wooden buildings, the ruins of the monastery to colorful piers. Take the time to enjoy the beauty of this city from the height of the Utsiken hill. It is where tourist attractions that you must enter on the following Norway destinations itinerary. In this city, there are also castles in the 12th period that are still standing today.


4. Old Town of Stavanger.

Located in southwestern Norway there is also a beach that is quite long, and a favorite place for summer holidays. Make sure you enjoy the beach in southwestern Norway. The perfect place to spend the afternoon in the Stavanger is the Old Stavanger. It’s a place that never fails to amaze visitors to sightseeing and enjoying the view of beautiful white old houses. Located on the west side of Vågen, the city has 173 wooden buildings dating from the 18th century, not to mention full of many local galleries and boutiques that you should explore.


5. Roros.

Roros is one of the oldest cities of many wooden buildings in Europe. Roros is also one of the few mining cities in the world that has entered the UNESCO World, Heritage List. The old city of Roros offers the natural beauty of an old Norwegian countryside. In the city of Roros, there is a church, or Betstadens Ziir, one of the icons in this town. This church stands on colorful wooden buildings. The church built in the golden age of copper, and it completed in 1784. It is one of the best destinations in Norway countryside tourists attractions.



6. Alesund.

Alesund is one of the 14 cities in Europe that has been recognized for having an Art Nouveau collection. It’s a style of decorative architecture and art that was very popular between the 1800s and 1900s. Alesund is home to more than 800 Art Nouveau buildings, which are in the middle of the city and attract thousands of spectators every year. One of the most popular locations is Aksla Mountain. If you go to the top, you will be treated to amazing views of the Sunmore Alps and Alesund City.


7. Tromsø.

Tromsø is located 350 KM north of the Arctic Line, north of the northern coast of Alaska and Iceland. Tromsø also locate in the middle of the Aurora Borealis zone, make this city as one of the best tourists destinations in Norway to observe the aurora borealis attractions. In Tromsø you can also enjoy the Midnight Sun (May 21 – July 21) and Polar Night, where the sun is not visible and there is only bluish-purple light on the horizon, which is because Tromsø is surrounded by mountains high enough so that the sun is only on the horizon covered by the mountains.

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