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Trondheim Excursions

As the second oldest city in Norway, Trondheim is steeped in history through its once major commercial and cultural influences within Europe and therefore has much to offer its many guests. Whether you're looking to explore the museums, the cathedral or looking to take a helicopter tour of the area, there is going to be something here for everyone.

See the city

Trondheim, the leisurely option

After arriving in the bustling city centre, you'll observe some of the oldest buildings in the area, and by showing you such buildings as the cathedral and the Stiftsgaarden, your guide will help introduce you to the history of the city. You will make your way to a viewpoint above Trondheim, which offering some amazing views, before returning to the city with the satisfaction of having made the most of this fantastic photo opportunity.

Heritage Trail

With a commentary from your guide as you make your way through the main city highlights; you'll stop for photo opportunities along the way, as well as on a hillside to take in the panoramic views. Next, you will visit the Old Town, where you can visit a traditional grocer selling customary sweets, the old dentist's workplace and a local handicrafts shop; perfect for picking up souvenirs and gifts for back home.

Walking tour

A walking tour such as this one gives you the opportunity to get up close and personal with all the attractions. With a walk through Market Square, you’ll then move on to see the statue of the Viking King who founded the city. You will then be led down the old, narrow lanes which are lined with wooden buildings, leading to Nidaros Cathedral. Here, you’ll be treated to a guided tour of the largest Cathedral in Scandinavia.

Further afield


If you're looking to escape the city, this tour will take you to the forest and fields of Trondheim. With a well-developed network of trails that are easily accessible, you'll be able to experience the natural beauty of the region, whether you’re a seasoned hiker or just looking for a stroll through the countryside. You will need some comfortable walking shoes for the tour but your guide, lunch and transfers are included in the price.

Something different

City Kayaking

This outing offers the chance to paddle through the centre of Trondheim and see the city from the water. With wharves, the canal, and the beautiful fjord to explore, you must be a competent swimmer and previous paddling experience is recommended but not essential, as there is a basic lesson before you depart.

Helicopter tour

If you’re looking to experience the city from a different point of view, then this tour will take you to the skies to experience the majesty that Trondheim provides. With the helicopter departing from port, there are no transfers required and your tour can be suited around your time schedule.

Booking your excursions

Unfortunately there is no guarantee that the excursions exampled here will be operating during your time in port, although our award-winning Cruise Concierge team is only a phone call away, with all the information relevant for your dates of travel.

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