Winter without skis
Most famous for its ski slopes and hundreds of miles of cross country skiing, Geilo also offers many other exciting activities.
Norefjell, only a 90-minute drive from Oslo, is the high mountain area closest to the Norwegian capital. It also boasts Scandinavia's highest drop.
Wake up with a fjord view and go skiing in the mountains. Some of the best snow conditions in Norway are only minutes away from the Sognefjord.
When the weather permits, there are great opportunities for cross-country skiing, sledging and skating in Indre Østfold.
Go skating in the center of Drammen, try cross-country skiing in the Finnemarka forest, or go snowboarding at Drammen Ski Center. Lots of wintry fun.
Winter in Southern Norway is downhill or cross-country skiing in the mountains of Hovden or Sirdal. Alpine skiing and snowboarding is popular too.
Hiking on Hardangervidda Mountain Plateau, glacier walking on Folgefonna and fjord cruises are popular ways of experiencing this region of contrast.
Hedmark is renowned for its stable climate, excellent snow conditions and miles and miles of groomed cross-country ski tracks.
If you want to experience the genuine atmosphere of the many fishing villages, you should visit Lofoten outside of the hectic summer season.
Winter is the time for some excellent cross-country skiing near Bergen, and there are fantastic downhill slopes for those looking for action.
The Ofotfjord is the perfect location for fishing. For those who love mountaineering, Narvik is surrounding by fantastic mountains
Skeikampen is a family-friendly ski resort located just three hours from Oslo and 35 minutes from Lillehammer.
Ice fishing and cross-country skiing are popular winter activities in Innherred.
Lofoten Kajakk offers a choice of sea and land-based activities year round, including kayaking, sailing, hiking, cycling, skiing and snowshoeing.
In Jotunheimen you have the possibilities for cross-country skiing, alpine skiing and experiences in the snow without skis.
Winter in Arendal Region is beautiful, and there is a calm atmosphere for you to enjoy.
See the northern lights, join a killer whale safari, experience the Lofoten Fishery or go skiing in Narvik.
Join a fisherman on the fjord or experience a king crab safari, get to know Sami culture, try dog sledging or go on a snowmobile safari.
In the Kristiansand Region, winter is basically synonymous with "green". But you head inland, a few kilometres away from the coast, you will find snow