FIVE MUST-SEE CITIES IN NORWAY
Norway is a beautiful Scandinavian country known for its historical landmarks, Viking heritage, and abundance of natural beauty.
There is so much to discover in Norway, from large metropolitan cities to charming fishing
villages and picturesque fjords. Whether you are coming for the culture or to spend time outdoors, here are five cities you must-see when visiting Norway
As the capital city of Norway, Oslo is the most visited city in the country.
However, unlike most capital cities, Oslo has a unique balance of natural beauty and modern innovations.The city itself overlooks the Oslo Fjords to one side with panoramic mountain views on the other.
While you're in Oslo, be sure to check out the Norwegian Folk Museum and Viking Ship
Museum for a glimpse into the country's past. Make sure you save time for a visit to the Nobel Peace Center in Rådhusplassen, City Hall Square. Each Pace Prize laureate has an exhibition telling their story and you cansee the real Peace Prize medal.
Bergen, Norway's second largest city, is a quintessential Norwegian town with old wooden boathouses that date back to the12th century.The old wharf is a designated UNESCO World Heritage site and delights visitors with its oldcobblestone streets and colorful buildings.
No visit to Bergen is complete without sampling the local seafood
Perfectly positioned in the middle of Norway's coastline is the town of Trondheim.
As the country's third largest city and former capital, Trondheim features a vibrant cafe culture in the colorful old quarter.
As you walk the city's street, you'll be surrounded by plenty of Norwegian history
Be sure to visit the Nidaros Cathedral while in Trondheim, the northernmost medieval cathedral in the world!
Located on the Lofoten Islands is the charming fishing village of Henningsvaer.
Located just inside the Arctic Circle, the town is known for its brightly painted houses that rise out of the sea and stand out against the harsh elements.
Throughout the year, the town can experience beautifully clear days with 24 hours of sunlight or be completely blanketed in fresh snow. One of the best ways to experience Henningsvaer is to charter a boat and take a cruise around the islands.
Despite its remote location deep within the Arctic Circle, Tromso is one of Norway's most
Not only is it known for being a fantastic place to see the Northern Lights, but visitors can also enjoy dog sledding, spot reindeer, and tour centuries old houses in this arctic winter wonderland.
No matter where you choose to travel in Norway, you’ll be treated to breathtaking natural beauty and stunning architecture that will leave you in awe.