It can be hard to start planning a trip to an unknown place, right? Maybe you’ve heard a lot about it and seen tons of cool pictures in social media, but where do you start? What is the first step? The second? Third? Well, the first step is often to find a site with lots of information and travel tips concerning your destination. If you’re going to Norway; Step one, check!

Trails Of Norway is a travel site and blog about Norway started by Lars Korvald and Henrikke Haugan. Our blog focuses on adventures and exploration of the Norwegian nature, and how to make the most of your outdoor experiences in Norway. Content is created for people interested in active vacations in Norway. 

Whether you’re an experienced traveler of Norway or have never been here before, our goal is to make it easier for you to plan your trip, as well as making the most of your stay in Norway. Be sure to check out our about page if you want to learn more about us.


Let’s get started:

We have divided our site into two sections. The first section consists of detailed guides to Norwegian destinations, that we have visited. The guides are a nice way to get inspiration about what to do in the different regions of Norway, and how to reach them. They are also a good reference to look at while you’re in Norway, and want practical advice.  

The second section of the site is a blog that provides more general travel tips as well as information about the gear we use. Here you will find topics such as what to pack when traveling in Norway,  and pro photography tips from Lars on how to capture the beautiful Norwegian nature, among others. You will also find tips about where to get gear that will make your stay more comfortable.

Using both the blog section and the travel guide section of our site, we hope that you will be inspired to travel Norway, and to have great adventures when doing so!


What’s next?

So, to start using the blog we have some recommendations for you, depending on how far you’ve gotten in your the planning process.  

If you don’t know where in Norway you want to go, you probably want to take a look at our Norway for beginners guide. You might also want to take a look at the video at the bottom of the page, to get a feel for all the spectacular views you can expect when visiting Norway.  

If you already know where in Norway you want to go, we suggest you take a look at our travel guides. Check out Western Norway and the fjords, or take a look at the spectacular mountains and charming villages in Northern Norway with places such as Lofoten and Senja.

If you know both where you’re going and what you’ll be doing, take a look at our blog to get pro tips and tricks about traveling in Norway. You might want to know how to take pro photography of sunsets? Check out this guide. (coming soon)

Following is a drone-movie Lars made from our travels in 2016. We hope this will get you even more motivated to travel and explore Norway. Let this be you!

“He who is outside his door has the hardest part of his journey behind him.”

Stay in touch:

We hope you enjoy the site, and don’t hesitate to get in touch if you don’t find the answers you’re looking for. We seek to continuously improve our page 🙂 If you are missing any information, or just want to tell us if our guides have helped you out, please drop a comment on our feedback site.

If you want to stay up to date with new articles and images, make sure you are subscribed to our newsletter, or follow one of our social media profiles (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram). We also have a Facebook group community, where you can post questions or discuss how to travel and where to visit in Norway.

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