Trondheim is the fourth-largest metropolitan area in Norway with 177 617 residents. Trondheim is on the south shore of a fjord at the mouth of the river Nidelva. The settlement was founded in 997 as a trading post, and the town served as capital during the Viking Age.

In the city you will find the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, the Foundation for Scientific and Industrial Research (SINTEF), the St. Olavs University Hospital, and other technology-oriented institutions. The Nidaros Cathedral was built from 1070 to 1300, and is the northern most medieval cathedral in the world, the cathedral is a very popular tourist attraction.

Trondheim has a Oceanic climate with warm summers, and cold winters. The settlement close to the fjord, such as the city center, has milder winters. Trondheim is mostly sheltered from the strong south winds. The city has moderate snowfall from November to March. Average temperature in january is -2°C (28 °F), and in july the average temp is 15°C.

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Accommodation in Trondheim
Trondheim has about 60 Hotels / Bed & Breakfasts, you can find a list here.

Tourist Information:
Tourist Office, Nordre gate 11, Telephone +47 73 80 76 60 - Travel guide webpage.

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Downtown, Trondheim, Norway.

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Downtown, Trondheim, Norway.