Situated on the central Norwegian coast, on a fjord at the mouth of River Nid, Trondheim was the first Norwegian capital, founded 1,000 years ago as Nidaros. Norway's monarchs are still crowned in 12th century Nidaros Cathedral, Scandinavia's biggest medieval building and one of the foremost Gothic monuments in Europe. Trondheim retains a wealth of numerous wooden buildings and historic landmarks, mostly on an island between fjord and river, and has a lovely open-air folk-culture museum. Visit the famous museum of musical instruments in Ringve or Stiftsgarden Palace.
Trondheim is one of the Hurtigruten ports along the "Express Route" (Norwegian Coastal Express). This is a regularly scheduled ferry and cruise itinerary in Norway, between the turnaround ports Bergen (southmost) and Kirkenes (northmost).
The city of Trondheim was established in 997 AD by Viking King Olaf I Tryggvasson as the settlement of an island on River Nidelv was easy to defend. The King, who attempted to establish united Norway, later chose the town for his residence Nidarnes. In 1152 Trondheim became an Archbishopric and bloomed into a spiritual centre until Reformation.
Highlights: Folk Museum, Cathedral, Bishop's Palace, Stiftsgarden, Musical Museum
Port Trondheim cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Trondheim, Norway. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
The Trondheim cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Trondheim, Norway.
If you lose the Trondheim location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
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