City tours

Trondheim in a Nutshell tour on minibus

4 hours

Trondheim in a Nutshell by minibus allows you to see more of the city’s architecture in development, take a look at districts and also visit some viewpoints over the city. The major Trondheim highlights are combined with remote attractions. You can expect a lot of historical discoveries and stories from old times to our days presented by our expert guides in a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere.

The tour can be shorter or longer; for the exact price and program, please contact us. For detailed route press View Itinerary.
Price for minibus tour, 15 seats: 9.550 NOK

       Included         Excluded
Local certified guide Entrance fee to Nidaros
Minibus Mercedes Sprinter w/ driver Entrance fee to museums
All taxes and fees Meals


Opening hours and admission prices for The Archbishop Palace’s Museum, Nidaros Cathedral and The Crown Regalia (opens in new window).

Prices for Trøndelag Folk Museum can be included on request:

Adult: 165,-                  Senior/Student: 125,-                  Children: Free (0-15 years)

Groups larger than 15 people: please, enquire a price.

For cruise groups: tour starts at Trondheim harbor, cruise dock.

Tour guide available in the following languages:

What do you see:

  • Royal summer residence (the largest wooden house in Scandinavia)
  • Market Square (The statue of the city’s founder, the viking Olav Tryggvason)
  • Nidaros Cathedral – the main pilgrimage place in Northern Europe in middle ages among Santiago de Compostela in Spain for Southern Europe (visit the outside only)
  • Archbishop’s Palace (visit the outside only)
  • Kristiansten Fort
  • Main building of University
  • Student Society Building
  • Television Tower
  • Photo stop on the Old Town Bridge (The Portal of Happiness) with a wonderful view of “the Northern Venice” to the waterfront wharves (storage houses).
  • Observe the first in the world bicycle lift constructed in Trondheim and installed in 1993.
  • Submarine bunkers Dora-1 and Dora-2 left after the Second World War (really unique, it is possible to see something similar only in France)
  • View points over the city
  • Sverresborg Trøndelag Folkemuseum 90 minutes to explore more than 80 buildings, some dating from 12th century, in open-air, cultural heritage museum

Trondheim at a Glance

2 hours

Since the three-hour sightseeing during our “Trondheim in a Nutshell” tour might feel excessive, we can cut it down to a two-hour walking tour. In this case, you will see the major attractions of the center and get all the necessary practical information about dining and entertainment.


Price for individuals and groups up to 16 persons: 2050 NOK

Tour guide available in the following languages:

Trondheim in a Nutshell Walking Tour

3 hours

This walking tour would be a great choice for exploring the city within a short period of time. The tour starts at the monument to Olaf Tryggvason, who was a Viking King, who founded the city back in 997. Through the course of this walking tour, you will discover all important sites and places of this city, as well as you will enjoy the distinctive Scandinavian architecture of this city, which is filled with cozy, well-conditioned houses.

It is worth to note that you will catch sight of Stiftsgården, a royal residence that is considered to be the largest wooden building in Northern Europe.  You will also pay a visit to such an important site like Kristiansten Fortress, which was constructed back in 1685 on the eastern hill of the city. This Trondheim in a Nutshell walking tour also includes a visit to the distinguished Nidaros Cathedral (built back in the 11th century) and a number of other important historical buildings. The tour will come to an end at the top-notch observation point, from which you will clearly observe the entire city.


Price for individuals and groups up to 16 persons: 2850 NOK

Tour guide available in the following languages: