Tromsø Fjords

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Trolltunga

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  • Rock formation jutting horizontally out from the mountains, into free air about 2,300 ft above the lake below

 

Urnes Stave Church

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  • 12th century medieval wooden Christian church that sits on the side of a fjord
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

 

Rock Carvings at Alta

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  • 6,000 carvings that have been found on several sites around the region
  • Discovered in 1973
  • Dated to around 5200 BC
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

 

Geirangerfjord

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  • Fjord lined with a number of waterfalls and now-abandoned farms
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

 

Kjerag

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  • Mountain with a massive cliff, plunging 3,228 ft almost straight down into the Lysefjorden

 

Romsdalseggen

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  • Hike to a mountain ridge that consists of several mountain peaks at the bottom of a valley

 

Trollstigen

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  • Mountain road known for its hairpin turns and steep incline of 10%

 

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  • Archipelago known for its dramatic mountains and peaks, open sea and bays, beaches and untouched lands
  • Though situated in the Arctic Circle, the archipelago experiences one of the world’s largest elevated temperature anomalies relative to its high altitude

 


 

Costs

all flights $1,835

food $65/day x 12 days = $780

hotel $133/day x 10 days = $1,330

tickets (all attractions) $172

TOTAL for whole itinerary $4,117