Balestrand Fjord Sightseeing

The tour starts at the touristinformation in Balestrand. First stop is Esebottn. This is one of the most painted wievs in Europe. Then we are heading for the mighty Kvinafossen, a waterfall that falls 120 meters straight down. We stop here and take some time to enjoy the sights and to take photograps. From here the trip goes to Vangsnes on the other side of the fjord with a great view of the Fridtjov statue and then towards to the island of Kvamsøy. This is a small island on a shallow bay -it is said that it was common to stop here to wait for the weather to change. It was also a trading post. The island is also thought to be the smallest in the world with a church. More details about the church here. On the return we will follow the shoreline towards Balestrand and see the dragon and Swiss style villas ,which is Balestrand is known for, from the sea side before returning to Balestrand harbour. DAILY DEPARTURE AT 13.00. The trip must be booked. Meetingspot at the touristinformation in Balestrand. The trip takes about 1h 20min.  Price nok 750 pr.adult/562 pr.person under 15.

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Balestrand Fjord Sightseeing

The tour starts at the touristinformation in Balestrand. First stop is Esebottn. This is one of the most painted wievs in Europe. Then we are heading for the mighty Kvinafossen, a waterfall that falls 120 meters straight down. We stop here and take some time to enjoy the sights and to take photograps. From here the trip goes to Vangsnes on the other side of the fjord with a great view of the Fridtjov statue and then towards to the island of Kvamsøy. This is a small island on a shallow bay -it is said that it was common to stop here to wait for the weather to change. It was also a trading post. The island is also thought to be the smallest in the world with a church. More details about the church here. On the return we will follow the shoreline towards Balestrand and see the dragon and Swiss style villas ,which is Balestrand is known for, from the sea side before returning to Balestrand harbour. DAILY DEPARTURE AT 13.00. The trip must be booked. Meetingspot at the touristinformation in Balestrand. The trip takes about 1h 20min.  Price nok 750 pr.adult/562 pr.person under 15.

Cider Tasting

The Cider House in Balestrand (Ciderhuset) is a family run micro cidery. We are situated in an organic orchard with a range of different fruits by the Sognefjord. We produce still cider, sparkling cider, fruit wines and brandy. You will be guided by one of the family members through the process of growing and fermenting fruit for cider or brandy. You will get samples of cider from the cider tanks or the kegs. You will also learn about how we treat the cider and the bottles to make sparkling cider the traditional “champaign” way. The interpretation program lasts approx. 30 min. and includes 5 samples of cider. For guests under 18, the ciders are replaced by alcohol-free fruit drinks.

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Fjord and Glacier Tour

Experience fjord landscapes and Bøyabreen glacier on the same day.  The Mini Glacier Tour include visit to Bøyabreen glacier and Supphellebreen glacier as well as Norwegian Glacier Museum in Fjærland. The Scenery in the Fjærlandsfjord is absolutely breathtaking. The narrow Fjærlandsfjord with its steep and forested mountainsides leads you to the edge of the majestic Jostedalen Glacier. On the boat tour you may enjoy a good dinner, snacks and beverage while cruising the fantastic Fjærlandsfjord. There is an abundance of wildlife in the area, and more than 100 different bird species have been observed in the Bøyaøyri Nature Reserve. On arrival Fjærland, bus will take you to the Norwegian Glacier Museum. The Norwegian Glacier Museum is an interactive museum for the Whole Family, who gives you knowledge about glaciers and climate in New inovative ways. From the Norwegian Glacier Museum the tour continues up to Bøyabreen glacier – a branch of Jostedalsbreen glacier. Here You can take some photos and see how the glacier presses itself into the landscape. The bus returns to Fjærland quay, and the sightseeing boat takes you back to Balestrand. The trip back gives you the chance to reflect on the fact that these fjords were shaped several thousand years ago by ice.  The tour may be combined with other activities. This Tour includes: Boat ticket: Balestrand – Fjærland T/R, Glacier bus and Glacier Museum.

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Nærøyfjorden RIB Tour

We offer Daily trips to the famous and beautiful Nærøyfjord. The trip will take in total approx. 2,5 hours. The Nærøyfjord is probably one of the most famous fjords in Norway. The trip towards the Nærøyfjord starts in Balestrand situated along the wide Sognefjord. When we travel up the fjord the steep mountains come closer to the fjord shores and when we enter the fjord you will probably understand why it is called the most narrow fjord in the world. Cascading waterfalls, lush green dots of farmland around the shores gives you a feeling that you are surrounded by magnificent nature. We will explore the fjord and usually we will meet wildlife on our way like, eagles, dolphins, otters, and seals. But no guarantee is made…It’s nature after all.   Meetingpiont: Touristinformation in Balestrand 08:45

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Snowshoeing Tour in Saurdal

A short snowshoeing tour in Saurdal, over 600 m over sea level. Includes transportation from the Tourist Information office to Saurdal.

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Ticket to Høyangerbadet

Ticket to Høyangerbadet

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