©

Larvik trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Itinerary planner

+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Larvik

4
Theme Parks · Beaches · Zipline
Larvik is a town and municipality in Vestfold county, Norway. The administrative centre of the municipality is the city of Larvik. The municipality of Larvik has about 41,364 inhabitants, and covers 530 km².The city of Larvik was established as a municipality on 1 January 1838 (see formannskapsdistrikt). The city of Stavern, and the rural municipalities of Brunlanes, Hedrum, and Tjølling were merged into the municipality of Larvik on January 1, 1988.Larvik has a daily ferry connection to Hirtshals, Denmark.General informationNameThe Norse form of the name must have been Lagarvík. The first element is the genitive case of lǫgr m 'water; river' (now called Numedalslågen river), the last element is vík f 'cove, wick'. The meaning is "the cove at the mouth of (Numedals)lågen". Prior to 1889, the name was written "Laurvik" or "Laurvig".Coat-of-armsThe coat of arms is from modern times, and was granted in 1989. It is blue with a silver-colored mast with three sails to represent the maritime traditions of the municipality.
Use our Norway online tour itinerary maker to plan your trip to Larvik and other destinations in Norway.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Larvik

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Larvik

See all ›
©
Theme Park
Foldvik Familypark
4.7
Duration: 8 hours
©
Beach
Molen
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
Forest
Beech Forest
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
Monument
Ulabrand
5.0
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Larvik

©
Pier / Boardwalk
Brygga i Toensberg Tonsberg
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
Architectural Building
Spiralen Drammen
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
Water Park
Boe Sommarland Bo I Telemark Municipality
1.0
Duration: 8 hours
©
Church
Heddal Stave Church Notodden
4.6
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Larvik

©
Lighthouse
Fulehuk Lighthouse
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
Landmark
Bokkerfjellet
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
©
Church
Fredriksvern Church
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
©
Waterfall
Kjaerra Fossepark (Waterfall Park)
4.0
Duration: 2 hours

Historic Sites in Larvik

See all ›
Cemetery
Istrehagan Burial Ground
3.6
Duration: 2 hours
©
Historic Site
Herregarden
3.7
Duration: 2 hours
Church
Larvik Church
2.9
Duration: 2 hours
©
Religious Site
Hedrum Church
2.5
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in Larvik

©
Specialty Museum
Larvik Maritime Museum
2.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Specialty Museum
Larvik Museum
Duration: 1h 30 min

Kid-friendly things to do in Larvik

©
Beach
Batteristranda
3.5
Duration: 2h 30 min

Places to visit with Larvik

Oslo Trip planner BEST FOR: History Museum, Art Museum, Park Trysil Municipality Trip planner BEST FOR: Ski Area, Nightlife, Biking Trail Lillehammer Trip planner BEST FOR: Theme Park, Historic Site, Landmark Hemsedal Trip planner BEST FOR: Ski Area, Concert, Hiking Trail Geilo Trip planner BEST FOR: River Rafting / Tubing, Ski Area, Nature / Wildlife Tour