May is the month that flirts with summer.
Here are 12 things to do in Norway in May:
We really know how to celebrate!
The biggest parade takes place in Oslo, where we march past the Royal Palace and are greeted by the royal family.
Fjord Norway in blossom
Every spring, something quite wonderful happens – Fjord Norway is in full bloom!
People come from far and wide to experience the apple blossom at the fruit farms in Hardanger.
The flowers are also awakening in the cities!
Parks and gardens all over the country are alive with vibrant colours from new flowers, including the Botanical Garden at Tøyen in Oslo. There are also a lot of sculpture parks that become colourful when the flowers start to bloom in May.
The Svalbard Express
The Svalbard Express is a new cruise that takes you between Bergen, the North Cape, and Svalbard.
On this journey, you can experience all the contrasts of spring across Norway. Enjoy 24 hours of daylight under the …
Kayaking and canoeing
You don't have to be in the north to go kayaking and canoeing.
You can paddle all over the country – on a lake in the forest, a glacial lake, in the big city, and countless places on Norway's long coastline.
Norway in a nutshell
Travelling by train in Norway offers amazing views, with many routes passing through stunning landscapes of mountains, fjords, countryside, and lakes!
May in Norway is simply a-May-zing!
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