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Norway - Northern Lights and Majestic Fjords

Stunning scenery, northern lights, midnight sun, fjords, fresh air, snow - and the list goes on Norway is becoming one of the "must visit" places both summer and winter.

Winter time is a magical time to visit Norway. In the north, the northern lights dance across the sky. In the south, people head to the mountains to ski or snuggle up in a cafe with a large cup of hot chocolate.

Yet, spring is not far away. Easter is the best time to head to Norway for some fresh powder skiing. The hills and mountains surrounding the deep fjords will soon come to life in flowers and greens.

And when summer finally arrives, the midnight sun  in the world famous Lofoten Islands will awe anyone who finds their way north. Imagine a holiday when the night can be spent strolling along an empty beach in with the sun warming your face. Summer and spring is also when the fjord cruises really come into their own.
Whatever your holiday dreams and budgets - iGlobetrotter.com is the best place to find out about a Norwegian holiday!

Norwegian Destination Guides and Popular Holiday Ideas

northern lights over tromsoNorthern Lights Holidays

Seeing the northern lights has become one of the most popular short-breaks and adventure breaks around. And Northern Norway is the perfect spot - with Tromso getting more northern lights than most other places in the world. Browse guides on where and when to see the Aurora, popular activities, holiday packages, insider´s tips and lots more.

geiranger peNorwegian Fjord Cruises

Traditionally the thing to see in Norway - and with good reason. The fjords on the west coast of Norway are the most spectacular in the world. Book a cruise for spring or summer for the best weather and views - or why not take in the full glory of the Norwegian coastline on a Hurtigruten Coastal Voyage.

Nordlys over Tromso2Tromso Holidays

Tromso - nicknamed The Paris of the North - is a pearl of a city both summer and winter. This lively student town located on an island well within the Arctic Circle is the perfect spot for northern lights holidays as well as midnight sun. With a bustling nightlife and culture scene this town makes the perfect short-break year round.

trollveggen-caravanNorwegian Driving Holidays

Driving in Norway is easy and safe - as well as one of the best ways to explore the mountains and fjords. Avoid the crowds and go in your own pace, stopping where you want for photo ops. Read our guides on the best routes to take and find package holidays including car rental and accommodation.

people watching northern lights3Northern Lights Cruises

Onboard a cruise out at sea you have very little light pollution, making winter cruises in the Arctic Circle a perfect way to see the northern lights, as well as taking in the beautiful Norwegian coastline. Hop on a Hurtigruten Coastal Cruise or book a holiday on one of the several international cruise liners making their way to Northern Norway in the wintertime.

at sea svalbardSpitsbergen Holidays

As far north as most of us would ever be able to go - Spitsbergen is the home of polar bears, seals, glaciers and unbelieveable wilderness. Go in the winter for the northern lights and to experience the nocturnal season, or go in spring and summer for fantastic hikes, cruises and snowmobiling in the midnight sun. Read more..

snow and sunNorwegian Railway Journeys

Norway has some of the most spectacular railway journeys in the world. Don´t miss out on the Oslo-Bergen journey - and not to mention the famous Norway in a Nutshell trip. Train is a great mode of transport to take in the scenery whilst relaxing in your comfy seat. Find out about railway holidays and book online.

Mountains fjord and farmLofoten Islands Holidays

The Lofoten archipelago is a great place to visit both summer and winter. Tuck in to ocean fresh King Cod and see the northern lights in winter, or in summer, chill on white sand beaches, fish, cycle, climb or kayak around this out of this world paradise. Read more about cruises, tours, and must-sees.

Bergen rosesBergen Holidays

Bergen is the gateway to the fjords, and the starting point for many cruises and Norwegian holidays. Direct flights from London makes it easy to visit this charming viking city on a shortbreak. Read our guides to Bergen.

Ishavskatedralen MidnattsolMidnight Sun Holidays

In Northern Norway the sun does not set in summertime. Imagine a holiday where you can take a midnight stroll on the beach - in sunshine. Head to Lofoten, Tromso or go on a cruise. Read more about the midnight sun..

Fresh PrawnsOslo Holidays

The capital of Norway is a great place to start your Norwegian holiday. With loads of daily flights to the UK and rest of Europe, it is easy to get to from almost anywhere. Oslo enjoys an idyllic location at the end of a fjord, and has loads of great sights.

telemarkingNorwegian Skiing Holidays

Norway is fast becoming a favourite for skiing holidays - with family friendly resorts, near snow guarantees and competitive prices. Find out about the best resorts and book online.

 

 

Check out some of our popular insider´s guides

northern lights stockfishTop 10 tips for seeing the northern lights - Increase your chances of seeing the Aurora

Northern lights svolvarWhat to pack for a northern lights holiday - Things you should not leave home without

Midnattsol Panorama TromsoTromso on a shoestring - Top tips for visiting Tromso on a budget

nidaros cathedralTop 10 sights of Norway - Find out the best things to see when in Norway

Nordlys over ErsfjordenCheck the northern lights forecast - Find out if there will be northern lights tonight

west-norway-sognefjordTop 10 fjords of Norway - A guide to the best fjords in Norway

 

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