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Self-guided walking holiday to the Sognefjord

Self-guided walking holiday to the Sognefjord Photo: Frithjof Fure Self-guided walking holiday to the Sognefjord Photo: Robin Strand – Bergen Tourist Board Self-guided walking holiday to the Sognefjord Photo: Jens-Henrik Nybo – Innovation Norway Self-guided walking holiday to the Sognefjord Photo: Sunvil Discovery
Self-guided walking holiday to the Sognefjord Photo: Frithjof Fure
Self-guided walking holiday to the Sognefjord Photo: Robin Strand – Bergen Tourist Board
Self-guided walking holiday to the Sognefjord Photo: Jens-Henrik Nybo – Innovation Norway
Self-guided walking holiday to the Sognefjord Photo: Sunvil Discovery

Hike facts

Effort level
  • Easy
  • Medium
Duration
  • several days

Contact information

Description

Combine Bergen, the gateway of the fjords with the fjord-side villages of Flåm and Balestrand.That 7-night holiday to the Sognefjord - by public transport - offers the perfect opportunity for exploring Norway’s longest and deepest fjord and its surrounding landscape on foot.

A wealth of marked walking trails and outdoor activities are available. Trails include:
• Hike to Gudmedalen in the Flåmsdalen Valley – including a journey on the famous Flåm Railway
• A hike on the Navvies Road which winds its way down the hillside to the village of Flåm and offers wonderful views of the Aurlandsfjord
• A hike to the Prest summit from Flåm with panoramic views from the summit
• Hiking trails through the village of Balestrand
• Glacial walks in the Jostedalsbreen National Park

The price includes:
• Return scheduled flights to Bergen
• 2-nights Bed and Breakfast accommodation at the Grand Hotel Terminus in Bergen (Standard room)
• 3-nights Bed and Breakfast accommodation at the Hotel Flamsbrygga in Flåm (Standard room)
• 2-nights Bed and Breakfast accommodation at the Hotel Kviknes in Balestrand (Standard room with fjord view in the historic wing)
• Transfers on arrival and departure
• Public transport from Bergen to Flåm

Trail marking

This hike is signposted and the level of difficulty indicated by colour-coded icons. Green is easiest, blue is moderate, red is demanding, and black is very demanding.

Facilities

  • Nature and terrain

    • fjord
  • Grading

    • medium
    • easy
    • marked trails with colour grading
  • Duration

    • several days
Prices from
£1,377 per person, based on 2 people sharing

Categories

  • Hiking Hiking
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Self-guided walking holiday to the Sognefjord - Photo: Frithjof Fure

Self-guided walking holiday to the Sognefjord

Combine Bergen, the gateway of the fjords with the fjord-side villages of Flåm and Balestrand.That 7-night holiday to the Sognefjord - by public...

Self-guided walking holiday to the Sognefjord

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More about this area

Getting to Flåm and around

Flåm is located in the heart of Western Norway, easily accessible by car, bus, boat or train.

What to do in the Sognefjord area

Experience the Sognefjord and the Nærøyfjord by boat, hike the Jostedalsbreen Glacier or walk from cabin to cabin in Jotunheimen National Park.

Tourist information in Flåm

The Flåm Tourist Office has brochures of the area, and can help you book accommodation, tickets for round trips and fjord cruises.

Walking along the Nærøyfjord

- This UNESCO-protected fjord is one of the most picturesque in the world, says our fjord expert Øyvind Heen. Follow his walk on the Royal Post Road.

The Flåm Railway

A steep railway taking you past spectacular waterfalls, in and out of snow-capped mountains and ending up by the Aurlandsfjord.

What to do in Flåm

Go on a journey with the spectacular Flåm Railway and later explore the Aurlandsfjord and Nærøyfjord. Flåm is also perfect for hiking and cycling.
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