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Thor Pedersen

I am a happy guy who loves to organize my own travels and I would want nothing more than to help you to have a great travel experience. Traveling has become a passion of mine and something I care a lot for. I hope through my insight, you are able to discover a passion for Norway, if you don't already have that passion.

How did you get involved in travel?

"I have always had a desire to travel and see the world but only in more recent years I was actually able to go on those trips I had long been wanting to go on. Now I wish to extend that passion for travel that I discovered to others."

Please share a unique travel experience you will never forget.

"I will never forget the sights I saw in Tokyo when I went to Japan for the first time. From shrines in the city to Shibuya crossing at night, it remains my favorite travel memory. I have many plans to go back and see as much of Japan as I can, but nothing will beat my first time there."

Thor is part of the following groups: Norway Travel Agents
Jostedalsbreen National Park
Self-Drive Tour of Norway: Hemsedal, Hjelledalen & Flam - 10 Days

Enjoy the great Norwegian outdoors with a number of exciting activities. You'll start with a few days cross-country skiing in Hemsedal before heading towards the glacier area of Jostedalsbreen. Here, you'll hike to the Blue Ice Cave, learn about glaciers, and ride a cable car to the top of a fjord. Then, you'll stop in Flam for a scenic fjord cruise and a trip along the Flam Railway. The trip will end in exciting Oslo.

Stay a night in Gudvangen on the shore of Naeroyfjord
Norwegian Viking Tour - 8 Days

This 8-day itinerary is a great way to experience a historic side of Norway that most visitors miss. Between the 8th and 11th centuries, Vikinger was a form of adventure, drawing plunderers but also poets, scholars, and traders. Starting and ending in Bergen, you'll travel through Viking-era settlements, islands, and fjords, including the former stomping grounds of one of the most famous Vikings of all: Eric Bloodaxe.

Ålesund is considered Norway's prettiest city, and rightfully so.
Discover Norway by Train and Boat - 10 Days

This relaxing summer itinerary checks off Norway's three biggest cities, traveling by train, ferry, and fjord cruise for a true Scandinavian adventure. Spend a night in the Art Nouveau city of Ålesund, explore cultural sites and cool neighborhoods with a guide, and take advantage of great hiking, biking, and stand-up paddleboarding along the way.

Take in magnificent Sognefjord views from your kayak.
Norwegian Highlights: Oslo, Bergen & the Sognefjord - 8 Days

This active summer tour covers Norway's two biggest cities, as well as its longest and deepest fjord, using various means of transportation for a true Scandinavian adventure. After exploring Oslo, you'll take a train ride to Flåm — one of the most scenic in the world — followed by several ferries to fjord-side villages like Balestrand and Fjærland. There's also a guided kayaking trip and a longer ferry to Bergen, where you'll spend your last full day with a local who will show you the best of this charming city and its surrounding mountains.

Fjord
7 Days in Norway - 7 Unique Itinerary Ideas

From down in the fjords up to the mountain peaks, Norway is full of sweeping vistas and stirring Viking tales. How to capture it all in a week? Hone in on your favorite region or travel style with these itineraries.