37 days in Central Norway Itinerary

37 days in Central Norway Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Norway trip planner
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Levanger
— 3 nights
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Trones
— 3 nights
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Osen Municipality
— 4 nights
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Froya Municipality
— 4 nights
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Meldal
— 4 nights
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Roros
— 5 nights
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Trondheim
— 12 nights
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Levanger — 3 nights

Levanger is a municipality in Nord-Trøndelag county, Norway. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Falstadsenteret and Kortmann Lysfabrikk. You'll explore and learn at Galleri Fenka and Egge Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Levanger: Koppera Industrimuseum (in Meraker Municipality) and Steinkjer (Den Gyldne Omvei, Visit Innherred AS, &more). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Stiklestad Nasjonale Kultursenter, view the masterpieces at Klokkarstu, Galleri-Verksted-Kunstbutikk, get lost in a book at Levanger bibliotek, and shop like a local with Galleri Carrie.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Levanger online tour planner.

Berlin, Germany to Levanger is an approximately 20-hour car ride. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Trones.
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Trones — 3 nights

Get a sense of the local culture at Gloshaug Church and Grong Rural Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Tommerasfossen and Fagerliklumpen Hiking Trail. Venture out of the city with trips to Grong Fritid and Tourist Information (in Medja) and Namsen Salmon Aquarium (in Grong Municipality).

For more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Trones itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Levanger to Trones in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in December, and nighttime lows around -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Osen Municipality.
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Osen Municipality — 4 nights

Rock City and Galleri Empati will appeal to museum buffs. Austrattborgen and Nord-Trondelag Fylkesgalleri are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Namdalsmuseet (in Namsos), Dragseid Fornminnefelt (in Aafjord) and Harbakhulen (in Revsnes).

Plan trip to Osen Municipality with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Trones to Osen Municipality in 2.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Osen Municipality are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Froya Municipality.
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Froya Municipality — 4 nights

Get some cultural insight at Sula fyr and Sula Chapel. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dolm Kirke and Museet Uthaugsgaarden. Take a break from Froya Municipality with a short trip to South-Trondelag Coastalmuseum in Hitra Municipality, about 34 minutes away.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Froya Municipality online tour itinerary builder.

You can drive from Osen Municipality to Froya Municipality in 5 hours. Traveling from Osen Municipality in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Froya Municipality, with lows of -1°C. On the 7th (Mon), you'll travel to Meldal.
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Meldal — 4 nights

Step off the beaten path and head to Oppdalsmuseet and Orkdal Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Meldal side-trips: Oppdal (Amotsdalen Gard & Groenbakken trail), Gammelosen (in Orkanger) and Pilegrimsleden, St Olav's Way (in Trondheim).

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Meldal online trip builder.

Drive from Froya Municipality to Meldal in 2.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Meldal are 2°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Roros.
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Roros — 5 nights

Visit Hyttklokka and Roros Church for their historical value. Let the collections at Lysgaard Keramikk and Roros Museum Smelthytta capture your imagination. Spend the 15th (Tue) exploring nature at Femundsmarka National Park.

To plan Roros vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Meldal to Roros by car takes about 3 hours. Traveling from Meldal in January, expect nights in Roros to be colder, around -19°C, while days are a bit cooler, around -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Trondheim.
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Trondheim — 12 nights

The oldest of Norway's major cities, Trondheim sits on the southern shore of one of the country's longest fjords.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Jewish Museum Trondheim and Hegra Festning. Get some cultural insight at Tautra Klosterruiner and Ilen Kirke. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Trondheim: Hell Stasjon (in Hell), Stjordal (Stjordal Museum Vaernes & Vaernes Church) and Museet Kystens Arv (in Stadsbygd). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Elgsethytta, admire all the interesting features of Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum, pause for some photo ops at Frostatinget, and make a trip to Norges Teknisk-Naturvitenskapelige Universitet, NTNU.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Trondheim trip builder tool.

Drive from Roros to Trondheim in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, Trondheim is a bit warmer than Roros - with highs of 0°C and lows of -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to fly back 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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