From Grong, the city of Trondheim is approximately 90 miles (145 kilometers) to the southwest.
Don't just limit yourself to Grong; Trondelag has been blessed with an abundance cultural and scenic attractions just waiting to be explored. Places within a relatively short distance of Grong are Namsos, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the east, and Steinkjer, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northeast.
Immerse yourself in Grong's heavenly side by visiting the area's churches and other sites of spiritual significance. Drop into Trondelag's popular traditional villages, it's a good way to learn about the area's colorful past.
When the mercury rises, take the lead of the locals and head to the region's beautiful waterways for a day of swimming or boating. Get outdoors and get amongst the adventures in the Grong area. Try hiking or give mountain climbing a go.
Cross the cultural divide by using a few practical Norwegian phrases. "Kvar kjem du frå?" ("Where are you from?") is handy. "What's your name?" is also useful, so try getting your mouth around "Kva heiter du?"
All things have to end, but be rest assured, when you have to say "Ha det bra" to Grong, rest assured, you'll have photos, memories and mementos to take home.