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Island hopping on two wheels Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic Life/Fjord Norway Island hopping on two wheels Photo: Destinasjon Molde & Romsdal/Iver Gjelstenli Island hopping on two wheels Photo: Destinasjon Molde & Romsdal AS - Arild Eidset Island hopping on two wheels Photo: Destinasjon Molde & Romsdal/Iver Gjelstenli
Island hopping on two wheels Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic Life/Fjord Norway
Island hopping on two wheels Photo: Destinasjon Molde & Romsdal/Iver Gjelstenli
Island hopping on two wheels Photo: Destinasjon Molde & Romsdal AS - Arild Eidset
Island hopping on two wheels Photo: Destinasjon Molde & Romsdal/Iver Gjelstenli

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This cycling tour starts in Molde and proceeds westwards to the island municipalities of Midsund, Sandøy and Aukra. Between the islands you can relax on ferries or express boats. The tour continues on the mainland to the fishing village of Bud, across small islands and
skerries along the Atlantic Road and ends with a bus trip through the Atlanterhavsveien tunnel (call 177 for time table) from Averøy to Kristiansund. Take the "Hurtigruten" (express coastal service) back to Molde or northwards to Trondheim.

Some parts of the cycling tour take you across flat islands right at the ocean's edge, with views of the high mountains on the mainland. There is very little traffic on may stretches, but a complete range of services. En route there are also lots of lovely detours you can take if you
want to see more of the area. The route, which totals 200 km, is cycled in stages with overnight stops along the way. Along the route you will pass a multitude of campsites, cabins, seahouses and attractive places to eat.

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Island hopping on two wheels - Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic Life/Fjord Norway

Island hopping on two wheels

This cycling tour starts in Molde and proceeds westwards to the island municipalities of Midsund, Sandøy and Aukra. Between the islands you can relax...

Island hopping on two wheels

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The tourist office in Molde is centrally located on the market place. Here you can get information on what to see and do in the whole region.

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Around 70,000 people live in the area. The main centres are Molde, the city of jazz and roses, and Åndalsnes, the mountain capital of Norway.
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