Welcome to Norway Visit the amazing Norway Fjords Bryggen Wharf is one of Norway`s most historical sights In Norway you will find architectural masterpieces Discover Norway by activities
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Visit Norway with the enchanting and famous Norwegian fjords and discover Norway's culture, cities, nature and much more...

Norway is world famous for beautiful nature especially the fjords. Also, the many national parks are impressing with mountains, ice-blue glaciers, deep green forests, lakes, and beautiful green valleys and pastures.

The Norwegian coastline is 25,148 km, but including the long fjords, mainland and the numerous small islands the length is more than 57,000 km. At the west coast, the coastline is deeply indented by fjords, and many cruise companies have tours in that area. In the north of Norway, you will find Arctic tundra, and whales may be spotted outside the coastline.

Norway is no. 1 in happiness

After placing fourth last year, Norway is now the world’s happiest country, according to the 2017 World Happiness Report. Other top countries on the list is their Nordic neighbours, Denmark (no.2) and Iceland (no. 3)

 
Norway is the home of skiing

The Norwegians appreciate their family, friends and leisure activities, and in the weekend they love to go hiking in nature, skiing, biking or other outdoor activities. Norwegians are "born with skis on their feet" goes the saying The skiing areas are in Lillehammer, Beitostolen, Dovrefjell, Rondane, Hallingdal and Valdres.

Alpin skiing and snowboarding are offered more than 500 ski centers here to mention Hafjell, Trysil, Kvitfjell and Hemsedal. The ski season lasts from November to Easter.


Norway - a modern country

The country has a very high standard of living and a good health system like the other Nordic countries. The major industries in Norway are chemicals, food processing, metals, gas and oil, shipping, pulp, and paper products.


Famous companies from Norway
  • Norwegian Air
  • Telenor
  • Hydro
  • Statoil
  • Dale of Norway 

 Allemannsretten 

In 1957 The Outdoors Recreation Act (Allemannsretten) gave the possibility for everyone to get access to the open country, even if it is private property. In Norway, there is a network of well-maintained trails and cabins. 

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What to See and Do in Norway

The Amazing Norway Fjords

The Amazing Norway Fjords

Get an overview here of the Norwegian fjords surrounded by towering mountains

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Most Popular Attractions

Most Popular Attractions

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Nature & Wildlife

Nature & Wildlife

Norway is covered by capivating dramatic landscapes and a fascinating wildlife

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Top 9 Museums

Top 9 Museums

Learn and be inspired about Norway through the wide selection of museum offers

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Top 9 Family Attractions

Top 9 Family Attractions

In Norway you find many thrilling amusementparks, activities and adventures for families with kids.

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Heritage Norway

Heritage Norway

In Norway you will find interesting natural and cultural heritages

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Popular Outdoor Activities

Popular Outdoor Activities

Do you want to go on an active holiday, Norway is the obvious choice

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Getting to Norway

Getting to Norway

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Best season

Best season

Compared to the high latitude, Norway has a mild climate, because of the influence of the warm Gulf Stream.

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Recommended Cities in Norway

Oslo

Oslo

Visit the capital of Norway surrounded by beautiful water and mountains

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Bergen

Bergen

Visit Bergen, the second largest city in Norway and the entrance to the Norwegian Fjords

Beautiful located and known as the gateway to the Norway Fjords.

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Ålesund art nouveau town

Ålesund art nouveau town

Ålesund is taken right out of a fantasy world as a result of an incredible history.

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Beautiful West Norway

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Facts - Norway

Capital Oslo
Currency Kroner (NOK)
Area 385,802 km2
Population 5,2 mio
Language Norwegian
Time zone UTC +1
Internet .no
Reasons to Visit Norway

Reasons to Visit Norway

Norway is synonymous with beautiful nature and majestic fjords and mountains,

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Historic Hotels in Norway

Historic Hotels in Norway

Stay at an exclusive historic hotel or visit a historic restaurant in Norway.

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Spectacular Viewpoints

Spectacular Viewpoints

Nearly nowhere in the world you will so many captivating view spots like in Norway

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Flåm Railway

Flåm Railway

Explore one of the most beautiful train rides in the world by the Norwegian Fjords.

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Bergen Railway Tour

Bergen Railway Tour

Bergen Railway between Oslo and Bergen is one of the most beautiful train experiences presenting continous panoramas of unspoilt scenic beauty.

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Shopping in Norway

Shopping in Norway

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