Lonely Planet Norway (Travel Guide)
Lonely Planet Norway is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Visit Norway’s cultural capital, Oslo; hike to breathtaking Pulpit Rock; or savour the high Arctic in Svalbard – all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Norway and begin your journey now!
Inside Lonely Planet Norway Travel Guide:
Colour maps and images throughout
Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
Essential info at your fingertips – hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
Honest reviews for all budgets – eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience – history, landscapes, wildlife, environmental issues, Sami people, arts, architecture, cuisine
Over 54 maps
Covers Oslo, Geirangerfjord, Lofoten Islands, Bergen, Svalbard, Tromso, Kristiansand, Kongsberg, Rjukan, Finse, Hardangervidda Plateau, Roros, Jotunheimen National Park, Voss, Trondheim, Nordland, Senja, Longyearbyen and more
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Norway
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Norway will lead you straight to the best attractions this breathtaking country has to offer. Packed with stunning photography and illustrations, this guide helps you discover Norway region by region, from the enchanting Northern Lights and beautiful fjords to the vibrant Oslo nightlife.
Explore the culture, history, wildlife, and architecture of Norway with walks and hikes through dramatic landscapes, scenic routes, and guidance on Norwegian cuisine. DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Norway provides all the insider tips you need, whether you are whale watching, exploring museums, or hiking across spectacular mountains. This fully updated guide includes 3-D cutaway illustrations and floor plans of must-see sights, comprehensive listings of the best hotels, restaurants, shops and nightlife in each region for all budgets, and reliable information about getting around this incredible country.
With hundreds of photographs, illustrations, and maps, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Norway shows you what others only tell you.
Insight Guides: Norway
Insight Guide Norway is a comprehensive full-color guide to the culture, history, and people of this land of contrasts.
Be inspired by our Best of Norway section highlighting unmissable sights and experiences and lavish Photo Features on topics such as Norwegian folklore, culinary traditions, architecture and natural wonders. Our unrivaled coverage of history, landscape, and culture provides an essential introduction to Norway’s untamed land and contemporary life, to complement the in-depth coverage of the arts, activities, and modern culture.
A detailed Places section, with stunning travel photography and full-color maps, shows you where to go and what to do, from the world’s most spectacular fjords and stunning coastal scenery to historic old towns and the best in modern architecture – making sure you don’t miss anything.
A comprehensive Travel Tips section gives you all the travel advice you need to plan your trip, with our selective, independent reviews to guide you to the most authentic hotels and restaurants.
Rick Steves Snapshot Norway
You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in Norway.
Rick Steves covers the essentials of Norway, including Oslo, Gudbrandsdal Valley, as well as Bergen. Visit the Oslo Cathedral, surround yourself with Gudbrandsdal Valley’s time-worn hills and log cabins, or get immersed in history at Bergen’s Hanseatic Quarter. You’ll get Rick’s firsthand advice on the best sights, eating, sleeping, and nightlife, and the maps and self-guided tours will ensure you make the most of your experience. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves Snapshot guide is a tour guide in your pocket.
Rick Steves’ Snapshot guides consist of excerpted chapters from Rick Steves’ European country guidebooks. Snapshot guides are a great choice for travelers visiting a specific city or region, rather than multiple European destinations. These slim guides offer all of Rick’s up-to-date advice on what sights are worth your time and money. They include good-value hotel and restaurant recommendations, with no introductory information (such as overall trip planning, when to go, and travel practicalities).
The Rough Guide to Norway
“The Rough Guide to Norway” is the definitive guide to Scandinavia’s most inspiring country. You’ll find insider tips on where the locals spend their time, as well as advice on how to make your money go further. This 6th edition features all-new color photography on every region, as well as extended sections on Svalbard and Spitsbergen, winter and summer adventure activities and Norwegian flora and fauna. The chapter on Oslo now makes it easier than ever to visit this buzzing, style-conscious capital set on the doorstep of stunning alpine landscapes. You’ll also find plenty of advice on visits to Viking settlements, great art and historical museums, and the Arctic wilderness, as well as expanded information on exploring the country via the Hurtigruten Coastal Steamer. At every step, “The Rough Guide to Norway” steers you to the best hotels, cafes, restaurants and shops across every price range, giving you clear, balanced reviews and honest, first-hand opinions from authors who know their herring from their lutefisk. Make the most of your time with “The Rough Guide to Norway”.