Popular Cities in Norway

Top cities in Norway, page 1, based on popularity among TravBuddy members.

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Oslo #1 most popular location
Painfully pricey and wonderfully chilled out, Norwegian capital Oslo is surrounded by awe-inspiring nature and home to an enviable range of museums. Spend your morning strolling down the stee…
1,282travelers 205reviews 104blogs
Bergen #2 most popular location
Bergen came to prominence as the heart of the busy Norwegian fishing trade, though don’t let that put you off: for the tourist it offers so much more. For a start, the city centre is so old…
353travelers 80reviews 37blogs
Stavanger #3 most popular location
Stavanger is one of the largest cities in Norway with around 140.000 people. It still has very small town feel to it, as the city center is fairly small, with old white wooden houses and nar…
200travelers 53reviews 5blogs
Trondheim #4 most popular location
One of the largest and most important cities in Norway, Trondheim is a major economical center, with some of the largest technical and medical research facilities in Norway, with both the NTN…
186travelers 34reviews 23blogs
Tromso #5 most popular location
Between the island landscape, fjords and mountain peaks, you find Tromsø – Gateway to the Arctic and capital of Northern Norway. As far back as a century ago, visitors were surprised to fi…
91travelers 26reviews 15blogs
Kristiansand #6 most popular location
Kristiansand is known as a good summer place, with nice weather, appearantly Norway's only palm trees, and a great music festival. Kristiansand is a town that is surrounded by nature. Ther…
63travelers 9reviews 2blogs
Lillehammer #7 most popular location
Lillehammer is a small town with 25.689 inhabitants (2007) lying just 180 km north of Oslo. Lillehammer is most famous for hosting the 1994 winter Olympics which has been described as the bes…
19travelers 3reviews 5blogs
Alesund #8 most popular location
18travelers 8reviews 2blogs
Bodo #9 most popular location
Bodø is a city in the north of Norway in the county Nordland. It has 45000 inhabitants and is the second largest city in the north of Norway. Bodø has a lot of wind, but the nature suroun…
39travelers 7reviews 8blogs
Hol #10 most popular location
1reviews
Voss #11 most popular location
Voss , located on the around 100km from Bergen and 400km from Oslo on the Bergen-Oslo Railway is a scenic little town with good opportunities to get away from the city-hopping. Don't miss Eks…
11travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Svolvaer #12 most popular location
2reviews 1blogs
Ullensaker #13 most popular location
2reviews
Stryn #14 most popular location
2travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Flam #15 most popular location
Flam is a little town in the province of 'Sogn og Fjordane' in Norway. Flam has it own harbour because it is located at the Aurlandsfjord (an arm of the Sognefjord). The village is a popu…
5travelers 3reviews 12blogs
Alta #16 most popular location
The administrative centre of the municipality is the town of Alta. was established on 1 January 1838. On 1 January 1863, the municipality was divided into two: Talvik to the north (populatio…
13travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Molde #17 most popular location
15travelers 3reviews 1blogs
Roros #18 most popular location
The town of Røros is one of the oldest towns of wooden buildings in Europe, and also one of the few mining towns in the world that has been found worthy of a place on UNESCO’s World Herita…
1travelers 8reviews 2blogs
Haugesund #19 most popular location
31travelers 4reviews
Nordkapp #20 most popular location
The Nordkapp (or North cape) is the most Northern part of Europe. This cape lies directly to the Barents Sea and is part of the province of Finnmark in Norway. The cape is approximately 3…
15travelers 1reviews
Narvik #21 most popular location
Up in the Arctic in the Nordland region of Norway, Narvik can be cold and icy and sparse... But that is why it is so exciting just to reach it. Transport gets difficult further up, but you ca…
17travelers 1blogs
Sandnes #22 most popular location
Sandnes is a municipality in the county of Rogaland, located geographically right at the heart of the Stavanger region and Northern Jæren and in close proximity to the airport and ferry term…
30travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Aurland #23 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews
Geiranger #24 most popular location
Geiranger is small village in the province of 'Møre og Romsdal' in Norway. It lies on the Geirangerfjord, this fjord has been placed on the UNESCO World Heritage Site. In the are of Geirang…
6travelers 3reviews 8blogs
Harstad #25 most popular location
The municipality is located on many islands in southern Troms county. Most of the municipality is located on the large island of Hinnøya, which is Norway's largest coastal island. where…
11travelers 2reviews 5blogs
Tromsø #26 most popular location
It is the largest city and the largest urban area in Northern Norway, and the second largest city and urban area north of the Arctic Circle in Sápmi (following Murmansk). Most of Tromsø, in…
43travelers 5reviews 4blogs
Fredrikstad #27 most popular location
44travelers 2reviews 2blogs
Balestrand #28 most popular location
2travelers 1reviews 2blogs
Halden #29 most popular location
Halden is an old town. It's a small city, located at the banks of the Oslo fjord. Home of the Fredriksten Fortress. This Norwegian fortress was constructed in the 17th century (1661) as a rep…
9travelers 1reviews
Gardermoen #30 most popular location
1travelers 6reviews
Longyearbyen #31 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews
Jorpeland #32 most popular location
1travelers 6reviews
Kristiansund #33 most popular location
10travelers 1reviews
Odda #34 most popular location
8travelers 2blogs
Lom #35 most popular location
2reviews 1blogs
Andalsnes #36 most popular location
4reviews 2blogs
Oyer #37 most popular location
2reviews 2blogs
stjordal #38 most popular location
1travelers 3reviews 1blogs
Ringebu #39 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Sandefjord #40 most popular location
The name originally belonged to the fjord (now the Sandefjordsfjord). The first element is the genitive case of the name of the parish and former municipality Sandar. The coat-of-arms is from…
18travelers 1reviews 2blogs
Gjovik #41 most popular location
Gjovik is the city were I grew up. Located by the banks of Lake Mjosa (the biggest lake in Norway) and is called the White city by Mjosa. It's also home to the steamboat Skibladner. The only …
5travelers 1reviews
Gjendesheim #42 most popular location
1travelers 3reviews 1blogs
Eidfjord #43 most popular location
1blogs
Sola #44 most popular location
Norways best beaches! This is the place to go for a surf :D
4travelers 2reviews
Geilo #45 most popular location
3travelers 2reviews 2blogs
Hamar #46 most popular location
Hamar is a small city with 30.000 inhabitants living on the shores of Mjøsa. Hamar is known for: The ruins from the old cathedral The Norwegian national railway museum Skiblander- The …
16travelers 1reviews
Elverum #47 most popular location
6travelers 2reviews 2blogs
Preikestolen #48 most popular location
Preikstolen is a cliff in Forsand Norway. It is 604 metres high and it is one of the most visited natural attraction in Norway.
11travelers 5blogs
Sarpsborg #49 most popular location
8travelers 1blogs
Jotunheimen #50 most popular location
Jotunheimen, translated to English it means The Realms of the Giants. It's a mountain area in South Norway. Roughly about 3.500 square km. 26 of highest mountains in Norway are located here. …
2reviews 1blogs
North Cape #51 most popular location
14travelers 1reviews
Moskenes #52 most popular location
1blogs
Dovre #53 most popular location
1blogs
Tonsberg #54 most popular location
Tønsberg is situated in the south west of Norway and it is in the area of Vestfold community, Neighbour with Larvik, Sandefjord, Horten, Holmestrand and Tjøme. It is the oldest city in N…
25travelers 1blogs
Rauma #55 most popular location
1reviews
Skedsmo #56 most popular location
1reviews
Andenes #57 most popular location
Andenes is situated on the Nortern side of the Island of Andoy. It is a small village which mainly gets its income out of tourism. Andenes is famous for its whale safari. Andenes can be a…
1travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Mandal #58 most popular location
3travelers 1reviews
Lillesand #59 most popular location
1travelers 2reviews
Hammerfest #60 most popular location
12travelers 1blogs
fauske #61 most popular location
2travelers 1blogs
Stamsund #62 most popular location
1reviews 2blogs
Ullensvang #63 most popular location
1reviews
Lorenskog #64 most popular location
6travelers 1reviews
Trollstigen #65 most popular location
Trollstigen ("The Troll Ladder") is a famous mountain road 20 kilometers south of the small city of Åndalsnes in Southern Norway. It is part of the "riksvei 63". Eleven hairpin bends lead up…
2travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Gudvangen #66 most popular location
1blogs
Lindas #67 most popular location
1travelers 1blogs
lofoten islands #68 most popular location
7travelers 1reviews
Lillestrøm #69 most popular location
Lillestrøm is a city situated approximitly 15min (or ca.18km)north of Oslo. It earned it's status as a city in 1997, and has grown bigger for every year since then. It has lots of places to…
12travelers 6reviews
Grong #70 most popular location
1reviews
Kirkenes #71 most popular location
Kirkenes lies in the very north and east of Norway in the provence Finnamrk and lies about 400km (240 miles) northern of the artic circle.. It has about 6000 inhabitants. The russian border i…
3travelers 1reviews 2blogs
Ulvik #72 most popular location
1blogs
Karasjok #73 most popular location
1blogs
Hardanger Vidda #74 most popular location
2travelers 1blogs
Gjøvik #75 most popular location
2travelers 1reviews
Raufoss #76 most popular location
20 mins south of Gjovik. It's a real small town, but it's home to one of the best known factories in Norway. They used to make ammo here, but that's long gone. Now they make carbumpers and a …
4travelers 2reviews 2blogs
Oystese #77 most popular location
1reviews 3blogs
Gloppen #78 most popular location
1reviews
Honningsvag #79 most popular location
4travelers 3blogs
Drobak #80 most popular location
Drobak is another city that's situated by the sea. A small, cozy town. Home to Santa.. and he has a workshop here that's well worth a visit. A short ferry ride from Drobak, you find the islan…
2travelers 2blogs
Bremanger #81 most popular location
2reviews 2blogs
Vestby #82 most popular location
2travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Kinsarvik #83 most popular location
1reviews 1blogs
Vågå #84 most popular location
1reviews
Ringsaker #85 most popular location
1blogs
Bøverbru #86 most popular location
2travelers 2reviews
Myrdal #87 most popular location
1blogs
Reine #88 most popular location
2travelers 1blogs
Hoyanger #89 most popular location
1reviews
Evenskjer #90 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews
Myre #91 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Dombas #92 most popular location
There is not a lot of Dombås but its significance lies not in what it is - a very small village - but in where it is. The road or railway line from Oslo to Dombås is quite scenic but not ou…
1reviews
Gjerde #93 most popular location
1reviews
Flåm #94 most popular location
1reviews
Foldereid #95 most popular location
Located right by the sea, it's a wonderful place for those who love sea and nature. Fishing is excellent here, and you can rent a boat. Follakroa has a motell and some cabins for rent. There'…
1travelers 1reviews
Briksdalsbreen #96 most popular location
1reviews 1blogs
Mo i Rana #97 most popular location
The city under the arctic circle is fairly small, but the area, Rana ,has a lot to offer. 24 hour daylight in summer, lots of nature for any enthusiast, whether it's hiking or fishing that in…
1blogs
Hafslo #98 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Veitastrond #99 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews
Rjukan #100 most popular location
2travelers 1reviews