Summer is coming closer and closer and what better way to enjoy it than romping around Norway’s fantastic sights!

National Geographic put together a top 10 list of summer experiences in Norway which include:

Photo: James Appleton
Photo: James Appleton
Photo: Sören Schaper, Flickr.com
Photo: Sören Schaper, Flickr.com

Island hopping in Lofoten: A personal desire of mine to hopefully do within the next year.

Photo: Grøtavær-nick
Photo: Grøtavær-nick
Photo: Steve Selwood
Photo: Steve Selwood

Enjoying the midnight sun. The best vantage point is from the top of the mountain in Bergen on Mount Fløya.

Photo: Morten Fish Sortland
Photo: Morten Fish Sortland

besseggen in jotunheimen norwayNaturally some of the top hikes made the list including the breathtaking Trolltunga and Besseggen in Jotunheimen National Park.

Photo: Sorrisniva website
Photo: Sorrisniva website

Photo: Smudge 9000, Flickr.com
Photo: Smudge 9000, Flickr.com

Norway also gives you the unqiue experience of exploring the Arctic! You can stay in the ice hotels, go dog sledding, or try your luck at polar bear sighting at the Northern most city in the world!

Photo: Jo Bjørnar Hausnes
Photo: Jo Bjørnar Hausnes

Of course the list includes the pièce de résistance– Exploring the fjords.
Here are 21 of my favorite pictures for you to get an idea of what you’re in store for!

Do one. Do them all! Make your own experience and tell us about it.
One thing is for sure, you can not go wrong no matter where your feet take you.

The full National Geographic list is found here.
Opening photo: Siegfried-Rabanser