Norway - The Western Fjords (PDF Chapter)

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This is the The Western Fjords chapter from Lonely Planet’s Norway guidebook.

Gouged and scoured by glaciers, ancient and modern, western Norway’s deep, sea-drowned valleys are pincered by steep, rugged terrain. It’s a landscape that is so utterly unique and so profoundly beautiful that it is one of the most desirable destinations in the world.

  • cruise between Geiranger and Hellesylt in the embrace of the towering cliffs of Geirangerfjord
  • maps
  • hop aboard the dramatic Flåmsbana railway between wild Hardangervidda and Flåm
  • transport
  • immerse yourself in the Jugensdstil era in architecturally unique Ålesund
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Sognefjorden, Flåm, Aurland, Undredal, Gudvangen & Nærøyfjord, Lærdalsøyri (Lærdal), Vik, Balestrand, Sogndal, Solvorn & around, Urnes, Skjolden, Jostedalsbreen, Fjærland, Jostedalen & Nigardsbreen, Briksdalsbreen, Kjenndalsbreen & Bødalsbreen, Nordfjord, Olden, Loen, Stryn, Florø & around, Måløy, Selje & Selja Island, Åndalsnes, Valldal & around, Geiranger, Hellesylt, Norangsdalen, Runde, Ålesund & around, Molde & around, Averøy, Kristiansund & around.

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