With a journey of nearly 2000 km, explore north of Norway by motorhome! Cliffs, wind, fog, snow and ferries, everything is good for an unforgettable show!
An imminent departure!
Our journey begins at first in Trondheim, the old capital and commercial city of Norway. A a lovely and charming city! You will fall in love with the shopping lanes and the wooden architecture on stilts referring the importance of maritime trade. Trondheim is one of the most visited cities in the Trøndelag.
📍 Stop by motorhome in the vibrant city of Trondheim.
⛰ The Kystriksveien
Secondly, in Norway more than half of the region is covered by mountains. You will drive along the Norwegian coast which will be crossed by Ferry. Upon arrival at the Torghatten, home of trolls and elves, a natural landscape will offer you with a huge massif. Then there was a cedar forest and eider ducks whose down was harvested by the Vikings in the past.
From Kilboghamm, go to Jektvik because it is a paradise set up on the islands of the Arctic Circle. Very pleasant in summer for its activities such as fishing, swimming …
🌁 The Svartisen
Observe the Svartisen or “black ice” that hides through rocky relief. First, in front of us two majestic ice mountains! Then, downstream, Lake Svartisvatnet which collects water during the melting of the ice each year. Then take a look at the Saltstraumen, a strait where one of the most powerful currents in the world is formed! This may well remind you of the mythical legends of the Vikings.
📍 Take a break with your camper at Saltstraumen.
🎑 The unmissable Lofoten Islands
Listen to the sound of waves, seagulls and smell of fish! It is in this area that the highest mountains rise. But also the most beautiful fishing villages with Queen and Å. You will fall under the charm… Explore Norway in motorhome now!
For the island of Senja, make a small stop because it is the largest island in Norway. Less known but just amazing. Whale safaris are offered in the north of the Lofoten Islands from Andenes and Stø. So go for it!
🏘 The north really starts in Tromsø!
A large city in northern Norway and nicknamed “Paris of North”, Tromsø owes its fame to numerous expeditions to the Arctic. The tundra is not very far away. Overall the appearance of reindeer will confirm your presence in the far north near Lapland. So head north with the coastal express!
📍 Opt for a relaxing moment at Tromsø.
❄️ Magerøya, heading for the icy north islands
Rocks, reliefs, rain , snowflake in winter , an impressive scenery just for your arrival in Magerøya! This northern island is reached by an underwater tunnel because it is detached from the European continent. Although too often neglected, the red houses on stilts of Gjesvær are to be seen! Then explore the north of Norway by motorhome!
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