Nidarosdomen Foto: Tormel Under a creative commons-licence Munkholmen Foto: knuton Under a creative commons-licenceBakklandet Foto: Christian Haugen Under a creative commons-licence

Nidaros cathedral

Within a 5-minute walk you find Trondheim`S most famous attraction. The cathedral was built around the year 1300. It is build on the spot where St. Olav was buried. The cathedral is one of Norways most spectacular buildings with its majestic architecture and detailed craftsmanship. This place offer you both local- and national culture and history and is definitely worth a visit.


This is a little island right outside Trondheim. This is the perfect place to visit on a nice hot summerday. Here you can sunbathe, swim in the occean and eat a nice lunch in one of the restaurants on the island. The island offer lots of history and has been used as a execution site, monastery, prison and a fortress. Here you can experience local history and a nice day in the sun.
In the summerseason the boat leaves from Ravnkloa which is a 5-minute walk from Pensjonat Jarlen. The boat leaves several times per hour and take about 10 minutes.


This is the official Royal residence in Trondheim. It was built in 1770 and is among the biggest wooden buldings in northern Europe. It is centrally located in Trondheim and open for guided tours during the summer season.


This is the most charming part of Trondheim. With cobblestone roads and small wooden houses this is the place to stroll around and enjoy life. There is very little traffic here and the place offer a kind of calm you wouldn`t find anywhere else in Trondheim. You can get to Bakklandet by crossing Trondheims oldest bridge from the centre. The bridge was first built in 1681 and the bridge it self is an attraction. If you stand on the bridge you will have a good view of the river and the old wooden piers beside it.

Football (soccer)

In Trondheim you will find the best footballteam in Norway, Rosenborg BK. They play their homematches in Lerkendal stadion. Teams like Real Madrid, Juventus, Bayern Munhen, Inter Milan, Chelsea and Arsenal has all struggeled to get away from here with a positiv result. Lerkendal is walking distance from Pensjonat Jarlen and her you can experience the best football in Norway as well as european cup football.


Pensjonat Jarlen is ideally located for shopping. With our location in the heart of the city you are close to several shoppingmalls and other shops downtown Trondheim. And with our good prices on accomodation you have more money to spend on shopping as well!