18 days in Central Norway Itinerary

18 days in Central Norway Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Norway tour itinerary planner
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Fly to Trondheim Airport Værnes, Drive to Frosta
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Frosta
— 4 nights
Drive
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Trondheim
— 7 nights
Drive
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Roros
— 4 nights
Drive
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Oppdal
— 2 nights
Drive to Oslo Gardermoen Airport, Fly to Riyadh

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Frosta — 4 nights

Frosta is the smallest municipality in Nord-Trøndelag county, Norway. Explore Frosta's surroundings by going to Falstadsenteret (in Levanger), Harbakhulen (in Revsnes) and Norway Husky Adventure (in Koppera). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Hegra Festning, take in the awesome beauty at Forbordsfjellet, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vaernes Church, and examine the collection at Grande Landhandelmuseum.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, go to the Frosta online sightseeing planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Frosta is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Riyadh in August; daily highs in Frosta reach 21°C and lows reach 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Trondheim.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Side Trips

Trondheim — 7 nights

The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
Trondheim is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nidaros Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Munkholmen batteri, enjoy breathtaking views from Tyholttarnet, and explore and take pictures at Kristiansten Fortress.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Trondheim itinerary planning app.

Getting from Frosta to Trondheim by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In August in Trondheim, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can go by car to Roros.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

Roros — 4 nights

Spend the 29th (Sun) exploring nature at Femundsmarka National Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Roros trip itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Trondheim to Roros in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Trondheim in August; daily highs in Roros reach 18°C and lows reach 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Oppdal.
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Parks · Nature · Museums · Shopping

Oppdal — 2 nights

Oppdal is a village and municipality in Sør-Trøndelag county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): see exotic creatures in open habitats at Oppdal Safari.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Oppdal trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Roros to Oppdal in 2.5 hours. August in Oppdal sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel back home.
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Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors
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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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