Norwegian Scenic Routes are 18 selected roads that run through landscapes with unique natural qualities, along coasts and fjords, mountains and waterfalls. The routes are intended as alternatives to the main roads, and the drive itself should be an enjoyable experience.


Where the ocean comes ashore


On the drive through landscape unprotected from the Norwegian Sea, the fishing village of Bleik depicts the encounter between man and nature.

Kleivodden in the midnight sun.
From mountain peaks and cascading glaciers to archipelago and lush coasts.


An alternative detour to the E6, with a magnificent view of the ocean and archipelago.

The Ureddplassen rest area with sea view, benches made of polished limestone marble.
Bendy roads along precipitous mountains

Geiranger – Trollstigen

A driving experience along a tourist route rich in tradition with the dramatic scenery that is distinctive to Western Norway.

Where the road floats above the treeline


A drive with a panoramic view of the mountains and wide expanses at the gateway to Jotunheimen.

Mc on the road over Valdresflye.
Mountains, fjords, waterfalls and glaciers


Several drives through a long-established tourism area. Waterfalls and glaciers form mighty stage sets that have attracted tourists for more than a century

Flowering orchards by Kinsarvik.

The 18 Norwegian Scenic Routes

Norwegian Scenic Routes are roads that run through unique Norwegian nature. Along the roads you will find artworks, viewpoints and rest areas with innovative architecture in beautiful landscapes.

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Cafe with a view to the lake and mountain landscape