Trollstigen (The Troll’s road) is engineering on a high level. Each year, 130 000 vehicles venture through the eleven steep and sharp turns. When the Parliament decided to build the road in 1916, many thought the project was sheer madness. Read more.
Kristiansund oozes of national fisheries and coastal history, and the neighbouring city Molde has a past of timber and clothing industry. In these coastal cities, history and the modern day live together in perfect harmony.
Molde is home to the football team Molde FK, who plays its home games at Aker Stadion. From the mountain Varden (407 metres above sea level), you can see Molde panorama with its 222 partially snow-clad peaks.
Kristiansund is famous for the ferry Sundbåten, that went on its inaugural voyage in 1876, three years before the first San Francisco cable car. Unlike the cable car, Sundbåten has been in continuous operation.