Winter in Norway

How about open space, crisp air, spectacular vistas and an unreal atmosphere in a crowd free environment? This is what Norway in winter entails. The season offers unique opportunities for exciting and memorable tours and activities.
Norway in a nutshell®

Winter Tours in Norway

Winter in Norway is not for everyone, but for the adventurous traveler seeking the road less traveled. If you are attracted to getting up close and personal with nature and perhaps rounding off a day of outdoor fun and exploration with a tasty meal in front of a sparkling fire, then Norway in winter works for you!

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Norway in a nutshell®

Winter Tour

Norway in a nutshell® Winter Tour

Take the legendary Norway in a nutshell® tour during the winter season for a truly unforgettable experience! See breathtaking and UNESCO-protected fjord and mountain scenery and ride the Flåm Railway through the snow covered Flåm Valley.

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Hurtigruten & Norway in a nutshell®

Winter Tour

Hurtigruten & Norway in a nutshell® Winter Tour

A spectacular quest by land, fjord and sea. This tour is avaliable all year, but is especially beautiful during winter. Cruise the western coastline of Norway with Hurtigruten, see the Norwegian fjords and ride Europe’s top scenic rail journeys.

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Experience Voss Winter

with Voss Gondola & Activities

Experience Voss Winter

Travel from Bergen to Voss by train, board the Voss Gondola and experience beautiful Voss from the top of Mount Hangurstoppen! The tour with Voss Gondola, one of the largest mountain gondolas in Europe, is included. Take part in exciting winter activities in on Hangurstoppen or in Voss Town and enjoy the view!

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Sognefjord in a nutshell

Winter Tour

Sognefjord in a nutshell Winter tour

The mighty Sognefjord is exceptional during the the winter season! As Norway’s longest and deepest fjord, the Sognefjord extends more than 200 km inland. Experience the beautiful Norwegian winter by taking the Sognefjord in a nutshell Winter tour.

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Hardangerfjord in a nutshell

Fjord & Winter Mountain Activities

Hardangerfjord in a nutshell Winter Tour

Explore the winter scenery in the inner reaches of the beautiful Hardangerfjord! On this tour you will also get to experience how Norwegians have fun during winter and enjoy a traditional homemade Norwegian meal in a cozy lavvu!

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Northern Lights

& Norway in a nutshell®

Northern Lights & Norway in a nutshell®

You may find it difficult to sleep in Norway with all the beautiful Northern Lights dancing above you. So you might as well stay awake and experience natures most amazing light show on the truly spectacular Northern Lights & Norway in a nutshell® tour.

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Skiing in Norway


It's not all about skiing

Naturally, many come for the skiing, and you’ll find several skiing adventures on this site, but there’s plenty of options for those who are not ready to master the art of navigating with two «sticks» on their feet just yet! First and foremost, there’s our tours across the land and water by train and modern ferries.

These tours are customizable allowing you to have the winter tour that suits your own idea of what winter in Norway is. You can add hikes to the trip, winter fjord cruises, dog sledding, snowmobile excursions or gastronomy experiences and much more. Fjord Tours offers several different and diverse trips for the winter season.


Winter activities in Norway

The winter season offers you the chance to try out activities you have never dreamt of doing and to interact with nature in a new way - see the world around you, and maybe yourself, in a new light. 

You can add most of these activities to one of our winter tours or you can choose to do one of these activites without taking a tour. Either way - enjoy the winter wonderland fun in Norway!

Snowshoe Hiking Tour

in Bodø


Eat like a Viking this winter!

The Norwegian cuisine is diverse, interesting and exciting! Especially during the winter season, which offers excellent and unique culinary delights!