Fjords.com is a private and unofficial website with great information for exploring and planning your journey to the fjord region in Norway. The hope is that this website will inspire you to come and visit the fjords, and maybe help you to find places to go, places to stay and things to see and do.
Norway have some of the longest, deepest, narrowest and most beautiful fjords in the world. Here you will find what you need to plan your fjord holiday. Read about the most beautiful fjords in western Norway. Two of the fjords, the Geirangerfjord and the Nærøyfjord, are part of the UNESCO World Heritage. The Sognefjord is the longest fjord in Norway with its 204 kilometers.
Safety, Responsibility and Season
SAFETY AND RESPONSIBILITY - The nature in Norway is beautiful but also dangerous. Use the information you find on this website at your own risk and your own responsibility. It is important to read about
your own responsibility and how to explore the Norwegian nature in a safe way. The trips (hiking, biking, kayaking and skiing) described on this website are trips that I myself have experienced, and the descriptions are accordingly. The trips that I have written about are not suitable for everyone, it is important to consider this if you plan to go on any of these trips. Important things that you must consider before you go on these trips are age, your own physical shape, experience and skills in what you are going to do, how locally you are and how well you know the area you are going to explore, knowledge of and experience with the use of maps and compass, equipment, season and weather. Always make your own evaluation. Adapt your own risk to your own skills and by choosing where, when and how you travel.
GUIDE - It is recommended to use guide on the tours described on this website.
SEASON - Many of the activities and attractions mentioned on this website are open only in summer and are closed in winter. This also applies to many of the roads and accommodations mentioned. Season and opening time will vary. It depends on where it is and what activity, attraction, road and accommodation it is, it usually opens in the summer and closes in the autumn, depending on i.a. the amount of snow and the risk of avalanches in the area.
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