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.


Towards the farthest north


A supplement to the North Capet; the end point Havøysund and the islands beyond offer a encounter with a thriving community on the coast of Finnmark.

Evening light at Selvika.
Ocean, fjords and mountains


The drive along the west coast of Senja offers a journey through changing landscapes.

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.

Brønnøy, Helgelandskysten.
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


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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Silje Amundsen is taking over as Project Director from Jan Andresen, who has led the Scenic Route work for 30 years. Amundsen assumed the position on 1 April.