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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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Aurlandsfjellet National Tourist Route

The road over Aurlandsfjellet is a journey across a barren plateau through a desolate landscape of snow and rocks with the occasional sprig of grass.

Tour suggestions in the Sognefjord area

Take a cruise on the Sognefjord or drive the Sognefjell Mountain Road through Jotunheimen National Park.

Where to stay in Flåm

In Flåm there is a variety of different types of accommodation, from top of the range tourist hotels to cabins, holiday apartments and camp sites.

Attractions in the Sognefjord area

See several of Norway's most popular attractions, such as the Nærøyfjord, Urnes Stave Church, Flåm Railway and Vettisfossen Waterfall.

Key facts about the Sognefjord area

Sognefjord is the area where you find the Flåm Railway, the Nærøyfjord, Jotunheimen, Jostedalsbreen, Urnes Stave Church and Vettisfossen Waterfall.

The Flåm Railway

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