Marco Polo Pocket Guide Norway: the Travel Guide with Insider Tips
Explore Norway with this handy, pocket-sized, authoritative guide, packed with Insider Tips. Discover boutique hotels, authentic restaurants, the country's trendiest places, and get tips on shopping and what to do on a limited budget. There are plenty of ideas for travel with kids, and a summary of all the festivals and events that take place. Let Marco Polo show you all that Norway has to offer...
Norway is a paradise for nature lovers, shaped by environmental and climatic extremes. The beauty of the landscape, the culture rooted in ancient traditions and the hospitable people make Norway a fascinating destination. This practical, pocket-sized guide leads you to the beaches and islands, to mighty glaciers and vast plateaus, and along the spectacular fjords that cut right in to the mountains. Norway offers a wide range of attractions: skiing and hiking can be just as much a part of your holiday as the unique stave churches or a cruise along the endless coast... This is Norway!
Your Marco Polo Norway Pocket Guide includes:
Insider Tips - we show you the hidden gems and little-known secrets that offer a real insight into this wonderful country. Discover Scandinavia's smallest church or explore an ice tunnel beneath Galdhopiggen Mountain in the world's first climate park.
Best of - find the best things to do for free, the best `only in' Norway experiences, the best things to do if it rains and the best places to relax and spoil yourself.
Sightseeing - all the top sights are organised by area so you can easily plan your trip.
Discovery Tours - specially tailored tours will get you to the heart of Norway. You can experience all of Norway's unique character with these personal tours including a trip along Norway's longest and most beautiful road, Coastal Route 17, and a 9-day tour of Norway's diverse countryside.
Norway in full-colour - Marco Polo Pocket Guide Norway includes full-colour photos throughout the guide bringing the country to life offering you a real taste of what you can see and enjoy on your trip.
Touring App - you can download any of the Discovery Tours to your smartphone, complete with the detailed route description and map exactly as featured in the guide, free of charge. The maps can be used offline too, so no roaming charges. The perfect navigational tool with distance indicators and landmarks highlighting the correct direction to travel in as well as GPS coordinates along the way. Enjoy stress-free sightseeing and never get lost again!
Road Atlas and pull-out map - we've included a detailed road atlas and a handy, pull-out map so you can pop the guide in your bag for a full-on sightseeing day or head out with just the map to enjoy your Discovery Tour. A small street map of Oslo is also included.
Useful Norwegian phrases - the essential words and phrases are included to help you get by.
Trust Marco Polo Pocket Guide Norway to show you around this wonderful country. The comprehensive coverage and unique insights will ensure you experience everything Norway has to offer and more. The special tips, personal insights and unusual experiences will help you make the most of your trip - just arrive and enjoy.