What to do in the Fjell & Fjord region
Watch films and read articles from our summer tour in Fjord Norway. River rafting and glacier walking are two of many holiday activities.
The Sognefjord is Norway's longest fjord and one of its arms, the Nærøyfjord, is on UNESCO's World Heritage List.
Discover fjords, glaciers, waterfalls, the Flåm Railway, Stegastein and many more attractions with these breathtaking 360 panorama photos.
Experience the beautiful capital of Norway, the high mountains, the deep blue fjords and the world heritage city Bergen, all in just a few days.
The Fjell & Fjord region gives you the perfect combination of fjords, mountains, waterfalls and glaciers.
Hiking on Hardangervidda Mountain Plateau, glacier walking on Folgefonna and fjord cruises are popular ways of experiencing this region of contrast.
Take a cruise on the magnificant Hardangerfjord, go hiking over Hardangervidda or explore the Folgefonna Glacier.
Join a cruise on the Hardangerfjord, go glacier walking on Folgefonna or choose a round trip by car.
The Hardangerfjord, not far from Bergen, is especially known for fruit tree blossoming in spring, Folgefonna Glacier and Vøringsfossen Waterfall.
Rallarvegen lets you set your own pace through 50 miles of mountainous scenery. No wonder it's Norway's most popular cycle route.
Experience the Sognefjord and the Nærøyfjord by boat, hike the Jostedalsbreen Glacier or walk from cabin to cabin in Jotunheimen National Park.
The Sognefjord area is a paradise for hiking enthusiasts with a great variety of routes for both experienced and inexperienced adventurers.
See several of Norway's most popular attractions, such as the Nærøyfjord, Urnes Stave Church, Flåm Railway and Vettisfossen Waterfall.
Go on a journey with the spectacular Flåm Railway and later explore the Aurlandsfjord and Nærøyfjord. Flåm is also perfect for hiking and cycling.
Explore the beauties of nature from fjord to mountains, from Gulsvik to Høgevarde.
The Flåm Railway is a part of one of Norway's most popular round trips; Norway in a nutshell®.
Almost a week is required for this trip where you visit the Jotunheimen Mountains, the Sognefjord and the UNESCO protected Geirangerfjord.
These two arms of the Sognefjord are both beautiful and dramatic. The Nærøyfjord is included on UNESCO's World Heritage List.
- There were many highlights on the train journey with the Flåm Railway. Kjosfossen waterfall was breathtaking, says Anne Heimann from Germany.
The Flåm Railway takes you to a panorama view of the fjords and mountains in the area.
Play golf with the mighty Hydnefossen Waterfall in the background, go fishing for trout in a mountain lake or pamper yourself at one of Gol's spas.
The gentle high mountains of Nesbyen offers fishing, hiking, swimming cycling, canoeing and riding.
Hike from the top of Geilolia, join a riding trip, try river rafting in Numedalslågen or go off-road biking - all this is possible in the Geilo area.
The Hemsila River offers top opportunities for fly-fishing. Hiking, cycling, horse-riding and golfing are other popular activities in Hemsedal.
Ål has many activities for you to enjoy. Try for example cross-country skiing during winter or cycling in the summer.
Ål is a winter wonderland offering cross-country and downhill skiing, as well as other outdoor activities like dog sledding, sleigh rides or kiting.
Norefjell, only a 90-minute drive from Oslo, is the high mountain area closest to the Norwegian capital. It also boasts Scandinavia's highest drop.
Recommended hiking areas around Geilo include the Hardangervidda Mountain Plateau and Geilotoppen Mountain.
Hike one of Hemsedal’s top mountain peaks, enjoy the scenery from the comfort of your car, or take a trip on the mighty Sognefjord.
The Aurlandsdalen Valley, with its wild and breathtaking nature, is known as Norway's Grand Canyon. I walked the most scenic part of the valley.
- 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 large and kind mountain areas around Nesbyen offer many opportunities for hiking. Here you can experience both mountains and forests.
Experience Rjukandefossen Waterfall or the Old King’s Road between Bjøberg and Hemsedal.
Get close to bears at Vassfaret Bear Park, and see art at Blaafarveværket.
Visit one of Norway's oldest open air museums and get close to wolves and other animals at E.K.T. Langedrag Nature Park.
Tour suggestions include Veslefjell Mountain and two round trips on the Gol mountain plateau. Trails are signposted.
Paths and mountain trails crisscross the valleys and mountains in all directions in Ål.
Bring your walking boots and join a guided hike on the Hardangervidda mountain plateau between Oslo and Bergen.
The Flåm River runs through one of the most scenic regions of Western Norway, in an area with dramatic mountains, waterfalls and steep valleys.