Norway is a spectacular country where you can experience warm hospitality, tasty local cuisine, explore cities and countryside and if you are lucky see the incredible Northern Lights which is one of the best things to see in the world. Norway offers something for everyone, whether you would like to go backpacking, take a gap year or even join a cruise to see the Fjords.
Find inspiration for the best things to do in Norway if you would like to go travelling, backpacking or take a gap year.
There are daily regular flights to Norway from worldwide destinations. Most flights arrive into Oslo which is the most popular destination in terms on tourism and business.
The climate and what you are interested in will play a key role in establishing what time of year you visit. A lot of people visit during winter (around December to March) for winter sports like skiing but temperatures can be freezing during this period. Spring and summer are very pleasant times to visit the country especially if you want to go sightseeing in the great outdoors.
If you are interested in spending your gap year in Norway search ideas on our directory today.
Norway might look small on a map but there are so many things to see and do here. Here are some of the top rated destinations you might want to add to your Norway travel itinerary:
View our Europe travel guide.