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From buzzing city life and coastal charm to lush valleys and world-class culture.
Eastern Norway is a great destination for families, adventure seekers, art lovers and everyone who loves the good life.
… and the most exciting arts scene in the country.
The events calendar is also chock-full of concerts, theatre and exhibitions.
In this area, you can also travel back in time and check out some of the best Viking experiences in Norway,
Follow the Viking trail, hop on a Viking ship or visit a living museum.
...while the lush valleys are the place to go if you are seeking tranquility, more active adventures or magnificent nature.
What better way to turn the pace down a notch than a boat trip?
Take the paddle steamer Skibladner across the lake Mjøsa (pictured here), navigate the Haldenkanalen or hop on a boat at the smaller lakes of Femunden near the Swedish border and Bygdin in the Jotunheimen mountains.
In the Jotunheimen mountains, you can cross the turquoise waters of the Gjende mountain lake aboard the Gjende boat.
But your pulse will quicken again if you set out to cross the renowned Besseggen mountain ridge nearby.
Several of Norway’s national parks are also located in Eastern Norway, offering plenty of other peaks to climb.
Check out the best hikes in the region!
Are you always the first one to hit the slopes when there's snow?
Eastern Norway has several of the biggest ski resorts in the country.
Read more about attractions and great places to stay and eat – plan your trip to Eastern Norway.
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Travelling on a premium 50 Degrees North mini-coach, hike Galdhøpiggen, Northern Europe’s highest mountain, reaching 2,469 metres above sea level. 7-day premium small group tour featuring the best hikes in Norway. | 50 Degrees North
Slow travel means personal awareness: tuning into your own feelings, redefining and setting new goals, feeling peace, clearing brain fog, invigorating the mind and establishing what matters. | Up Norway.
Experience one of Europe's most fascinating contemporary art museums on this exciting day excursion from Oslo. Walk through The Twist at Kistefos Museum and visit Hadeland Glassverk to discover how Norwegian designer glassware is made. Enjoy art and design in spectacular surroundings on this relaxing tour. | Fjord Tours
Take your seat on an epic rail journey through tranquil landscapes peppered with majestic mountains, fjords and waterfalls – on foot, by boat or even in a kayak. | Up Norway.
Indulge in culinary tours and private guided tours during a long weekend in Oslo. Discover Oslo, a cosmopolitan yet compact city with a blossoming contemporary cultural scene and an ever-evolving identity. | 50 Degrees North
An amazing 12-day rail tour from Oslo via the Norwegian fjords to Bergen. From Bergen you will continue on a 7-day cruise through incredible scenery along the Norwegian coast to Kirkenes. | Authentic Scandinavia
Experience the same landscapes that have entranced Norway's most famous artists for centuries while travelling through mountains, fjords and coastal landscapes, and from cities to villages. | Up Norway.
8 days on an escorted summer tour of Norwegian Fjords, that takes you 'off the beaten' track on our premium mini-coach between Oslo and Bergen. | 50 Degrees North
Independent 8-day tour from Oslo to Bergen using our premium mini-coach to explore 'off the beaten track' fjord locations. | 50 Degrees North
4-day break to experience the amazing Norwegian fjords. Travel by train on the Bergen & Flåm Railways, spend the night in beautiful Flåm, and join a cruise on the Nærøyfjord. | Authentic Scandinavia
This legendary tour takes you through Norway’s most breathtaking UNESCO-listed fjord and mountain scenery, and includes a ride one of Europe’s top scenic rail journeys. | Fjord Tours
Enjoy an electric cruise on the Oslofjord to Drøbak. This quaint town is a summer favourite with its small wooden houses, cosy shops, and vibrant town centre. Send a card to your loved ones from the unique House of Christmas. Experience summer vibes and holiday spirit, all on a fantastic day tour from Oslo! | Fjord Tours
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