Stories of Norway: Escorted Small Group Tour

Small Group Touring in Norway Our “Stories” tour series™ presents each Scandinavian destination like a book of endless, fascinating stories. In these small group tours, the stories are written and rewritten endlessly. The writer – you – merges their own journey with the country’s traditions and way of life, line by line, experience by experience. […]

Things to do in Trondheim

When developing a new tour itinerary, balancing travel days, group activities, and free time is essential. That thought process was no different when we created our fully escorted Stories of Norway itinerary for 2023. After traveling from Molde to Trondheim near the end of your time in Norway, Day 10 allows you to explore the […]

Five Things to Know Before You Go: Norway

1. Choose your season carefully Visitors to Norway can have different travel experiences depending on their travel season. Winter provides the opportunity for many fun snow activities, such as snowmobiling, sledding, snowshoeing, and ice fishing. Winter is also the best time to view the Northern Lights (read our guide here). If you decide to travel […]

Top 5 Norwegian Scenic Routes

Norway’s scenic routes consist of 18 road trips specially chosen for their natural beauty, yet enhanced still further by the addition of contemporary works of art and architecture by some of the nation’s leading names. Located across the country, from its south to its far north, these unmissable trails take in some of the best […]

The Best of the In-A-Nutshell Tours of the Norwegian Fjords

The fjords are a must-see attraction for anyone traveling to Norway. But with at least 1,700 of these named deep-water sea inlets to choose between, it can be difficult for travelers to know where to spend their time. If this is the case, our guide to the Norwegian Fjords for Travelers should be especially useful. […]

Norwegian Fjords for Travelers – The Stuff that Matters

by Marcelo Guimaraes – Founder & Owner of Discover Scandinavia Tours If someone were to ask me: “Marcelo, what are the top-three Scandinavian attractions that your clients want to experience?” my answer certainly would include the Norwegian fjords. Fjords in Norway are a must. The other two would be the Northern Lights and a tie […]

How to Set Up A Glacier Vacation in Iceland or Norway

by Marcelo Guimaraes – Founder & Owner of Discover Scandinavia Tours INTRODUCTION – What Can I Do on a Glacier? To most people, the idea of walking on a glacier is pretty exotic and seemingly out of reach. Seeing the inside of a glacier may even sound impossible… but it isn’t, fortunately! If you know […]

A Practical Guide For Wonderful Northern Lights Tours

by Marcelo Guimaraes – Founder & Owner of Discover Scandinavia Tours INTRODUCTION – WHAT YOU WILL GET FROM READING THIS In the last few years, I have created many Northern Lights tours for hundreds of clients. Often the interactions are initiated with the following request: “We want to go on a trip where the ultimate […]

How Our Tours “Be a Norwegian for 10 Days” Became a Reality

I am fascinated by Norway. To me, traveling in that country is somewhat similar to listening to songs by my favorite band, The Beatles: no matter how many times I experience it, there is always something new and fresh to be enjoyed. Something new to admire. The scenery is jaw-dropping gorgeous, the culture is rich, […]

Packing List for Your Norway Summer Vacation

Your Norway vacation is booked, and you are starting to plan for your exciting adventure. Knowing what to pack and bring can be a little overwhelming, so we put together a list for you with items we think are helpful to bring on your Norway trip. Some of these items might not apply to you […]