16 days in Central Norway Itinerary

16 days in Central Norway Itinerary

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Fly to Trondheim Airport Værnes, Drive to Roros
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Roros
— 2 nights
Drive
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Trones
— 1 day
Drive
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Grong Municipality
— 1 night
Drive
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Steinkjer
— 3 nights
Drive
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Afjord Municipality
— 1 night
Drive
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Trondheim
— 6 nights
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Roros — 2 nights

Explore hidden gems such as Slegghaugan and Lysgaard Keramikk. Spend the 18th (Sat) exploring nature at Femundsmarka National Park.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Roros tour itinerary planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Roros is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Roros due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Tel Aviv in August, with highs in Roros at 18°C and lows at 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Trones.
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Trones — 1 day

Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Namsskogan Familiepark.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Trones day trip site.

Getting from Roros to Trones by car takes about 6 hours. Traveling from Roros in August, expect Trones to be somewhat warmer, temps between 22°C and 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Grong Municipality.
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Grong Municipality — 1 night

On the 21st (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Gloshaug Church, hike along Fagerliklumpen Hiking Trail, get all the information you need at Grong Fritid and Tourist Information, then hike along Tommerasfossen, and finally examine the collection at Grong Rural Museum.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Grong Municipality trip builder site.

You can drive from Trones to Grong Municipality in an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Steinkjer.
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Steinkjer — 3 nights

Steinkjer is a city and municipality in the Nord-Trøndelag county, Norway. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Falstadsenteret and Dampsaga bad. Explore Steinkjer's surroundings by going to Levanger (Levanger bibliotek & Galleri Fenka), Nils Aas Kunstverksted (in Inderoy Municipality) and Stiklestad Nasjonale Kultursenter (in Verdal). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Egge Museum, stop by Den Gyldne Omvei, get answers to all your questions at Visit Innherred AS, and take a memorable drive along Kystriksveien.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Steinkjer trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Grong Municipality to Steinkjer takes 1.5 hours. August in Steinkjer sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Afjord Municipality.
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Afjord Municipality — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): view the masterpieces at Galleri Empati, then contemplate the long history of Austrattborgen, and then Head underground at Harbakhulen.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Afjord Municipality travel route site.

Getting from Steinkjer to Afjord Municipality by car takes about 2 hours. August in Afjord Municipality sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Trondheim.
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Trondheim — 6 nights

The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Armoury Rustkammeret and Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum. Change things up with these side-trips from Trondheim: Stjordal (Vaernes Church & Hegra Festning) and Kortmann Lysfabrikk (in Asen). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Norges Teknisk-Naturvitenskapelige Universitet, NTNU, trek along Ladestien - Hiking Trail, pause for some serene contemplation at Ilen Kirke, and steep yourself in history at Jewish Museum Trondheim.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Trondheim trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Afjord Municipality to Trondheim in 2.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Trondheim can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Fri) before leaving for 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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