Veøya island is centrally located in the Romsdal fjord, with good natural harbours and a rich history.
Veøya means «the holy island» and there are visbile traces of pre-Christian cults. It has Norways oldest proven Christian graves dated to the 9th century, an 11th-century medieval stone church, a vicarage from 1750 and beautiful cultural landscape. This experience is perfect for the ones interested in history, culture and archeology.
Veøya is one of the official sites along ,The Coastal Pilgrim Path ,(Kystpilegrimsleia)
The island is accessible by boat during the period June 18th - August 14th 2022
Pilgrimage services in the church in Veøya
Sunday, June 19th (boat departure from Åndalsnes at 09.35 and from Molde at 11.30)
Sunday, August 14th (boat departure from Åndalsnes at 09.35 and from Molde at 11.30)
Participate in prayers in the church in Veøya