Norway is one of the oldest countries in Europe with rich history and heritage.

Probably best known for the vikings and the Norse mythology, Norway hides many timeless wonders that will take your breath away, like their amazing architecture that takes you back to the land of Viking myths and legends.

The beauty here is that the buildings seem to blend in with nature, becoming a part of it.

From Stave churches to the traditional wooden houses constructed in the vernacular style, you can admire the beauty of centuries of architectural development, that will make you feel like you’ve stepped into a fairy tale.

Here are 21 images of the wonders hidden away in Norway’s countryside.

1. Bridge Over Låtefossen Waterfall; Odda, Hordaland

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2. Fantoft Stave Church, Bergen

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3. Rogaland, Gullingen

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4. Borgund Stavkirke

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5. Seter Huts In Norangdal Valley

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6. Lake Bondhus, Bondhusbreen

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7. Renndølsetra, Sunndal

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8. King Oscar Ii Chapel, Grense, Jakobselv

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9. Kvednafossen Waterfall, Oppland

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10. Fjord Houses, Stryn

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11. A House In Tjøme

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12. Bridge In Norway

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13. Borgund Stave Church

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14. Aurora Over The Small Fishing Village Bugøynes

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15. Old Village

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16. An Old Sæter House, Sykkylven

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17. A Natural Pool In The Forest, Oslo

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18. An Ancient Road, Vindhellavegen

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19. Hunderfossen, Lillehammer

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20. Old Farm In Vingelen, From The 15th Century

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22. A Barn and Barn Bridge In Valldal Valley

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You’d almost expect to see fairy folk walking about.

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