PLACES TO VISIT IN NORWAY
Norway is a Scandinavian country with mountains, glaciers and coastal fjords. Oslo is the capital of Norway. It is a city full of green spaces and museums and a collection of open air historic buildings. Norway is also known for fishing, hiking and skiing and other adventures and activities. Norway holiday packages are always fun and also offers various activities. Norway has several stunning places to visit like from large bustling cities to small fairytale villages situated in one of the Norway’s fjords.
Bergen is called ‘the city between seven mountains’ because it is surrounded by many mountains. It is Norway’s second largest city. It has been a great centre for trade throughout the ages. Today Bergen is an important centre for shipping and oil industries as well as for aquaculture, the food industry and education.
Lofoten is famous for midnight sun, northern lights, sea and mountains. It is an archipelago on the North-West coast of Norway just north of the Arctic Circle. It is one of the hidden places with untouched coastline, clear beaches, where mountains meet the sea, tones of fine and wildlife.
It is situated in Geirangerfjord which is considered as one of the most famous tourist places. It is surrounded by steep mountains which has made it the most visited destination in Norway. It also houses several impressive waterfalls. You can take a one and half hour cruise, which takes you out on fjord bringing you close to the cascading waterfalls, towering mountains and the abandoned mountain farms.
Gudvangen has dramatic and spectacular scenery. It is situated in the inner Naeroyfjord, which has been included on UNESCO’s World Heritage List since 2005. It is a popular tourist destination and an ideal place to start your trip in Sognefjord area. You can plan your trips with Norway holiday packages which will help you to cover all famous destinations with lots of entertainment, activities and fun.