Family & Fun
Take your children to a theme park and try roller coasters, or stay at a farm and get to know the animals.
Amusement parks, aquariums, farm holidays, skiing lessons - come rain or shine, there is always plenty of things to do with the kids in Norway.
How do you keep your family entertained on a rainy day in Norway? Here are a few suggestions that should appeal to both children and their parents.
Tusenfryd and Bø Sommarland are among the most popular amusement parks in Norway.
Most children are fascinated by animals. At many farms in Norway you may get up close to the animals and pet and play with them.
Bergen Aquarium and the Norwegian Wild Salmon Centre in Lærdal are popular aquariums in Norway.
Hedmark is full of fun experiences for children. Get to know the animals at the open farms and animal parks, or try your hand at driving a mini-train.
Try gorge jumping at Kjøsterudjuvet Canyon, play golf in a picturesque landscape or feel the strong pull of a salmon in the Drammenselva river.
Cycle or hike along the coast. Tee off at Sandefjord Golf, or take your family to new heights at Scandinavia's largest outdoor climbing park.
Sarpsborg is surrounded by large areas of woods, situated close to the sea and can offer its visitors a lot of different activities.
Enjoy a stroll around Lyngør and Merdø, take a boat trip through Blindleia and visit Lindesnes Lighthouse, Norway’s southernmost point.
Cycle in the mountains, go hiking in the national parks and mountain plateaus, or experience wild animals up close.
Numedal makes a great backdrop for outdoor family activities. Try rafting down the Numedalslågen River, riding, walking and cycling.
Explore the beauties of nature from fjord to mountains, from Gulsvik to Høgevarde.
Play golf at challenging Evje Golfpark or take a trip with the sightseeing minibus. You can also go canoeing on Lake Vansjø.
Go on a bird safari on the island of Runde, try hiking in the Sunnmøre Alps or check out one of the many annual festivals in the Ålesund area.
Rent a canoe or join a boat trip on Lake Møsvatn, or choose hiking, biking or fishing on the mountain plateau of Hardangervidda.