Snowshoe Hike & Ægir Viking dinner
See the fjord from a bird's eye view with Snow Shoes on, and end the day on the Ægir BrewPub with Viking-inspired food and drink.
Experience the beautiful view from high above the fjord! The trip begins by minibus along the Aurlandfjord and up to the spectacular viewpoint Stegastein, 650 meters above main sea level. On arrival you will be introduced to snowshoes, how to hike in them and the history behind them. While hiking your local guide will explain about life on the mountain farms, the dramatic nature, winter by the fjords and the culture in the area.
The 1,5 hour hike gives you opportunities to see the fjord far beneath you, the tiny village of Undredal, Flåm and the white mountain tops surrounding the entire fjord. At the turning point you will be served hot beverages and can take in the quiet and unique beauty of the area, the photo opportuneties are many. Before the bus takes you back to Flåm there will be a stop at the viewpoint Stegastein.
Duration: 2,5 – 3 hours
Season: December 26th – March
For this tour you should dress warm and suited for snow. Continue your evening at the Ægir Brewpub. Here you will be served Ægir's Viking Dinner, a 5-course beer and food plank that consists of smoked reindeer, shellfish, fish and shellfish soup, pork shank and dark chocolate ganache cake. The plank is served with 5 unique Ægir-beers that compliments the differents dishes.
Age limit 18+ due to alcohol serving. Non-alcoholic alternatives avalible.
NB! Must be pre-booked before 22:00 the day before!
Last updated: 06/20/2023
Source: Visit Sognefjord AS