You’ve seen the fjords, the northern lights and tasted all kinds of exotic Norwegian food. Now it’s the children’s turn ...
Children come first in Norway. Line Konstali, editor of a website with activities for children, shares her preferred fun-to-dos.
Cuddle the cute little creatures, or get close to wild, majestic animals that you only get a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see.
Ride some of Scandinavia’s most spectacular roller coasters, or bring your bathing suit to a superslide. Here are some of Norway’s top amusement parks and aquariums.
As most coastal areas are free and open to the public, Norwegians have a short, but intense love affair with the seaside during summer. A myriad of beaches are located in the south, while some very unique ones can be found in the west and north.
Family trip motivator and author Anders Baumberger is urging all families: come and explore Norway’s endless possibilities for various outdoor activities. Start with his eight top tips especially suited for children.
“Our fjords have numerous natural attractions that are well-suited for the whole family”, says Julie Strandheim at the Bergen based Fjord Norway, the official tourist board of the fjords. Here are a few highlights to start your planning.
Choose from around 500 quality-oriented places that are members of HANEN, an organization promoting local food, thoughtful service, activities in nature, and a good night’s sleep in peaceful surroundings.
“You will find a large amount of family-oriented camping sites in Norway”, says the expert who works with the classification of camping grounds.
The Norwegian cult of “kos” (cosiness) goes way beyond the Danes’ “hygge”, the Americans’ “perfect moment”, or the stressed society’s “quality time”. Norway’s mighty nature and distinct changes of seasons make people gather together to create intimate moments of cosiness.Read more