6 Recommended Attractions & Activities
LÆRDAL – GUDVANGEN; WORLD’S MOST BEAUTIFUL FJORDCRUISE
A UNESCO World Heritage Site. Fjordcruise on the Nærøyfjord; Lærdal – Gudvangen
Season; May 1st – Sept 30st. Duration ; 3 hours.
May + sept; dep Lærdal 08.30. June/July/aug. dep Lærdal 08.30, 11.10, 15.05.
May and September; Passengers only. June/july/aug; carferry. Tickets at the Lærdal Tourist Office or on board
Kaupanger – Gudvangen. Car ferry cruise on UNESCO Nærøyfjord
THE FLÅM RAILWAY
Experience the Flåm Railway – one of the world’s most amazing train journeys; An exceptional feat of engineering. Season; all year.Combine with a visit to the Flåm railway museum.
BORGUND STAVE CHURCH (1180)WITH NEW EXHIBITION “UNIQUE VIKING FINDS”
Beautifully situated at the old hiking trails of Lærdal Historic Route, the Borgund Stave Church is one of the most visited heritage attractions in Fjord Norway. New exhibition from 15th May presenting remains from the Viking Age that are described as sensational and unique I Scandinavian context. Scheduled buss connection Lærdal – Borgund Stave Church (May1st – Sept 30st) Dep. Lærdal 12.25 , arr. Borgund Stave Church 13.00 (via Håbakken). Dep Borgund Stave Church 14.38, Arr. Lærdal 15.25 (via Håbakken)
AURLANDSVEGEN WITH LOOK-OUT POINT “STEGASTEIN”
The mountainroad between Aurland and Lærdal is open from appr. 1st June to 15th of October. Breathtaking mountain scenery. Not suitable for caravans. With Panorama look-out point “Stegastein” offering breathtaking views of the Fjords.
HIKING HIGHLIGHTS; AURLANDSDALEN AND LÆRDAL HISTORIC ROUTE
Aurlandsdalen Valley with the spectacular trail Østerbø – Vassbygdi and Lærdal Historic Route with historic trails surrounding Borgund Stave Church are amongst the area’s most popular activities.
THE JOSTEDAL GLACIER
With glacier guiding; family walks, blue ice walks and the Jostedal Glacier Centre