15 days in Central Norway Itinerary

15 days in Central Norway Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Norway journey planner
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Roros
— 3 nights
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Trondheim
— 5 nights
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Grong Municipality
— 2 nights
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Afjord Municipality
— 1 night
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Frosta
— 3 nights
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Roros — 3 nights

Visiting Femundsmarka National Park and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours will get you outdoors. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Roros Church and Roros Museum Smelthytta.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Roros visit planner.

Groningen, The Netherlands to Roros is an approximately 17.5-hour car ride. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Groningen in July; daily highs in Roros reach 21°C and lows reach 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Trondheim.
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Nature · Parks · Museums · Tours

Trondheim — 5 nights

The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
Visit Kristiansten Fortress and Munkholmen batteri for their historical value. Appreciate the collections at Rockheim and Erkebispegarden (Archbishop's Palace). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Ringve Museum, hike along Pilegrimsleden - The Route of St. Olav Ways, stop by Bakklandet, and brush up on your military savvy at The Armoury Rustkammeret.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Trondheim trip maker tool.

You can drive from Roros to Trondheim in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Trondheim when traveling from Roros in July, with lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Grong Municipality.
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Grong Municipality — 2 nights

On the 15th (Wed), explore the landscape on two wheels at Lurudalen and then view the masterpieces at Nord-Trondelag Fylkesgalleri. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Fagerliklumpen Hiking Trail, then trek along Tommerasfossen, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Vaeremsfeltet.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Grong Municipality tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Trondheim to Grong Municipality by car takes about 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Afjord Municipality.
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Afjord Municipality — 1 night

On the 17th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Dragseid Fornminnefelt and then Head underground at Harbakhulen.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Afjord Municipality tour builder tool.

Traveling by car from Grong Municipality to Afjord Municipality takes 3 hours. In July in Afjord Municipality, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to drive to Frosta.
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Frosta — 3 nights

Frosta is the smallest municipality in Nord-Trøndelag county, Norway. On the 18th (Sat), trek along Frostastien, then take in the awesome beauty at Forbordsfjellet, then get outside with Storvika badeplass, and finally steep yourself in history at Frostatinget. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Logtun church, contemplate the long history of Falstadsenteret, and then brush up on your military savvy at Hegra Festning.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Frosta planning site.

Getting from Afjord Municipality to Frosta by car takes about 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Frosta can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.
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Central Norway travel guide

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Churches · Specialty Museums · Bridges
Take a trip to Central Norway to admire its natural beauty, visit historical communities, and immerse yourself in a rich cultural heritage. The area is renowned for its mountainous landscape, perfect for hiking, rafting, fishing, and other outdoor activities. It is also one of Norway’s main centers for winter sports, having hosted the 1994 Winter Olympics. Numerous cultural monuments are scattered throughout the area, from rock carvings and wooden churches to museums of local history. Small towns and villages preserve a slow-paced way of life, and are known for their hospitality and homemade food. The urban center of the region is the city of Trondheim, the first capital of Norway, and a hub of education, arts, and culture.
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