Skjaak is located approximately 170 miles (274 kilometers) from Oslo, the country's capital.
While it may be a temptation to just kick back and relax while visiting Skjaak, keep in mind that the surrounding region's abundance of natural sights, cities and towns await. Rana and Geiranger are just two of the many other places worth visiting while you're in Eastern Norway.
Rana, is another good place to explore. It is 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Skjaak and offers a diverse range of points of interest, such as Mo Church, Svartisen and Havmannen. If you have enough time, it's worth investigating Arctic Circle Museum (Polarsirkelsenteret) and National Library (Nasjonalbiblioteket) before you return to Skjaak.
Tourists in Eastern Norway often head to the region's farms, open-air exhibits and open-air museums. If the sun isn't shining, don't panic, Eastern Norway offers a range of art museums, history museums and theaters, that will keep you and your family entertained.
Why don't you try winter activities here? Cross-country skiing is an idea. Another possibility is snow shoeing. For those who like to pick up knowledge as well as happy snaps while on vacation, Skjaak features a range of specialist tours, such as guided nature walks and city walking tours.
When it is time to depart Skjaak, use the last of your Norwegian kroner on last minute keepsakes for the folks at home and bid a fond Ha det bra (farewell).