The ferry will be arriving from Moskenes at 10:00 am. Our flight will be at 12:40 pm. Is that enough time to return car rental and check in for flight? Thank you.
I'm wondering if anyone can tell me how best to get to the airport, or to the Hertz dealership near or at the airport. I'll be arriving where the cruise ships bring their passengers, so I assume I'll be able to walk to the trafikterminalen bus station to catch a bus. I found the schedule for the Eide bus (I think) and it looks like a bus goes there about once or twice an hour in the morning on weekdays.
Are there any other alternatives? About how much would a cab cost to go from the center of Molde to the airport, and are they readily available near the bus terminal and/or where the cruise ships dock (or bring their passengers)?
Does anyone know if there is a cruise port website for the Lofoten Islands? I am trying to determine where our cruise ship (medium size - 900 passengers) will dock or anchor. At first they said Svolvaer; now it may be Gravdal. Also, is it possible to rent a car from Gravdal?
Hi, I am trying to find the exact address of a square in the Damstredet area. It looks like a small square with a shallow pond. An image of it is on the Visit Norway Website, but I have uploaded it to this post.
We want to visit the Bronnoysund, Nordland area (specifically Hattfjelldal), in summer of 2017 and are looking for any thoughts on using Hurtrutigen cruise lines, to and or from Bronnoysund and Bergen or one of the northern airport cities of Tromso, Kirkenes or Honningsvag for examples. We will also include Oslo and possibly take the train to or from Bergen. All comments and thoughts are really appreciated. Best regards to all.
I am keen to go to Jostedalsbreen Glacier, or another glacier if there is a better option in the same region of Norway.
On Jostedalsbreen Glacier it seems there are a few choices of places to go to, such as Briksdalsbreen and Nigardsbreen, and there are also different options such as just look or do a guided walk.
I found a bus which goes from Stryn, Loen and Olden to the Briksdalsbreen Glacier, so I can do a day trip this way.
This means I can get to the bottom of a glacier, and I have 2 1/2 hours to walk around, and it is a very reasonable price.
But what are my other options?
Are there any other accessible glaciers in the region which I should consider?
How much would a guided walk cost, where would I have to go to do the walk, and who offers these walks?
I won't have a car, so I am limited by where buses or tours go to.
Any guidance on this would be very much appreciated.
i am going to travel in december with my girl friend, which mean only two of us. So, should i rent a car or taking buses? if i rented a car, i can stay more far away from city centre of tromso, but would it be expensive for two person to rent a car?
Hi. I am planning a one week trip to Oslo and would like your help in choosing an area to stay in. I plan to rent an apartment. I would like for it to be near good transportation and/or to be within walking distance of major tourist destinations/attractions such as museums, historical sites, interesting neighborhoods, architecture, that kind of thing. It appears there is lots to see and do so I am assuming I can keep busy for a week - is this correct?
Does anyone know of a coach or bus tour from Alesund to Runde Island during May? I mean by coach or bus, not by boat. I am keen to see the bird life on the island and prefer an organised tour rather than hiring a car.
Also, is May a good time to go to Runde Island, considering the season for breeding, hatching, etc? I have read that some trails are closed at certain times of the year. I am flexible with my dates for travel.
I'm visiting my friend who lives in Trondheim next week! she has a car, and she suggested a few ideas -
1. Atlanterhavsroad including Ålesund
2. Helgelandscoast including Namsskogan Arctic wild zoo + Torghatten
3. Lillehammer/Oslo including Hunderfossen familypark and Olympic centre
4. Boattrip to Kristiansund
Personally I love the nature and beautiful views, I've been to Oslo before so I think suggestions number 1, 2 and 4 are the best... she suggests we spend one night in Alesund so we can have time there. She also has a cabin in Helgeland coast but she says we probably have to choose which place to stay... we have only 6.5 days... she also has a cabin at Nerskogen and she thinks we can stay there for a night and maybe could catch the northern light....
This is her itinerary -
Thursday 10.11 - We'll come around 16:00 so we'll spend the day in Trondheim
11.11 - 9.00 Breakfast at Møllenberg bakery
11.00 Check the city; Olav statue, Stiftsgården + Munkholmen
13.00 Coffee/lunch at Bakklandet – The street with old houses
15.00 Ladestien walk + Sponhouse
20.00 City evening
12.11 - 08.30 Breakfast
11.00 Shopping and hopefully farmers market
12.00 What do you wish to do this day? --- I suggest that we take this day for a day trip
13.11 - 9.00 Breakfast
10.30 Orkanger – check Bårdshaug Herregård
13.00 Mountain trip – Chasing Aurora Borealis
14.11 - 9.00 Breakfast
10.00 Dombås/ Hjerkinn (Close to Snøhetta) + checking for musk and small exploration of Norwegian nature
15.11 and 16.11 - road trip to one of the places I wrote before, on the 16.11 we have to come in the evening to Trondheim again beause our flight is at 17.11 in the morning....
What do you think, where is a must place to go? thanks for helping!!
I am planning with my friends (20 members) to visit Norway (oslo and Tromso) in Mar.from 3 to 5 Mar will be in oslo then 5 to 9Mar in Tramso ,back to Oslo 9 to 11Mar.
I am really confused to choose activities over there. I have plans Like Aroura ,Husky sledging ,Renting motor Bikes in oslo. Can anybody help me out on choosing some adveture and scheduling activities ?
Does anybody take pictures from the perfect northern lights yesterday or during the nights before during this week?
Our camera was broken and so weit only see it an the pictures are only inside our .
Maybe you candy sent one Ort two photos by email. This will be very nice. Thanks a lot.
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Hello. It is so beautiful in Norway in the winter. Is there someone in her who would like to try skiing in Norway this winter?
I understand that there is Avis car rental in Honningsvag. May i know how can i book the car in advance before i reach Honningsvag? I can not find Avis website which i can book online. And the rental as well. Please advise. Thanks
May i know how much does the bird safari cost from Honningsvag?
May i know the bus fare to Honningsvag from Scandic Karasjok?
Where can I buy fresh fruit and vegetable in Svolvar?
Hi all, I would like to rent a car in Tromso.
Are there any companies willing to rent to me if my driving licence has been held for less than 1 year? I possess a valid International Driving Permit.
I am open to suggestions, thanks in advance!
The best flights from where I live in US are routing me through Oslo then to Tromsø for one week (February). Are there things to do in Tromsø for a week (if NL are not visible ) ? Is it better to just stay a few days in Tromsø then travel to another city in Scandinavia?
Is it recommended to pack one's own gear for the NL excursions or go with a provider who has the equipment? I come from a warm climate so wondering if just one NL excursion might be best or are the temps manageable with appropriate gear?
How are flights in and out of Tromsø (weather delays)?
Getting around Tromsø what are recommended boots for walking if icy ?
Thanks :) ~
I would like tot ask, if there is a lot of snow on the time when i will go to Tromsø (29th of december till the 4th of january). I hope someone with experiences around this time want to response at me.
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Shall be in Oslo for one and a half days in August'16 last week. Kindly advice best utilization of time for sightseeing and tasting local food/cuisine. We are a mid aged couple on a trip to Scandinavia who love art and nature. Shall be doing the Fjords, Bergen and Flam separately.
Want to travel from Bergen to Geiranger by bus (via Stryn) and ferry through Geiranger fjord in September. Is there any benefit in booking in advance? How can we pre-book seats? When can we do that ?
I am planning a trip to Norway in early October. Will I be able to see Northern lights? Arriving in Oslo the 5th and staying till the 7th. I don't have to catch my flight back till Oct. 11th. My plan is to leave Oslo on the 7th and travel to Bergen and make my way down to Stavanger and then back to Oslo on the 10th. Is this able to do? After Oslo I have no accommodations planned. how hard is it to find a room or hotel while travelling? Any suggestions would be appreciated.
Hi folks, me and my wife are planning on a trip to both Sweden and Norway and would like to find out the ideal route, especially the way to Lofoten Island.
We are on a 2 weeks trip and will be touching down + depart from Oslo.
These are the places we would like to cover and the order as planned:
Option 1: Oslo(Touchdown) → Stockholm → Gothenburg → Bergen → Lofoten → Oslo(Depart)
We would like to leave Lofoten for the last destination before heading back to Oslo for our return flight. Can anyone advice if the planned route(Option 1) is feasible or there's a better alternative.
Anyone knows what are the possibilities to go from nordkapp plateau to the airport? As it seems there are no busses between 830 to.1410.
My plan was for two of us to travel from Bergen to Kristiansund traveling via Hurtigruten through Geirangerfjord. Today I was informed the boat is having problems and our reservations are cancelled. We were scheduled to leave 14th August and arrive 15th August. Can anyone give me any viable alternatives? I am traveling with my daughter and she has never visited Norway before.
Hi, we are planning to travel to Norway and will be arriving into Olso on 27 Oct. we would like to visit Tromso, Bergen, Alesund. (By train or Cruise)... Any suggestions? Thank
Could someone suggest the best option for experiencing the Fjords, Bergen/ Flam Railway, Cruise and related scenic beauty on the following skeletal travel schedule (For first half of September 2016).
Day one - Depart from Bergen
Day four - Reach Oslo by evening.
Should we buy a Bergen card for two days in Bergen? We'll be staying on Vikens gate. Planing to see the main museums and the church. Thank you.
I'm having problems with the ferry schedule from Moskenes to Bodø on Saturdays in July. When are the departures?
Thanks in advance!