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About Geirangerfjord, Norway

Geirangerfjord, Norway is a fjord. Created by a glacier, or a persistent body of dense ice, Geirangerfjord is a 15-kilometre (9.3 mi) long, narrow inlet with steep sides or cliffs. The Geirangelva river empties into the end of the fjord and the small village of Geiranger is also located there. – Wikipedia 2018

Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Geirangerfjord is one of Norway’s most visited tourist sites. Abandoned farms line the fjord’s sides and some restoration has been made by the Storfjordens venner association. It is surrounded by steep mountains.

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Why you need to visit Geirangerfjord, Norway

The name Geirangerfjord conjures up images of picturesque farms, lush waterfalls, stunning scenery, huge cliffs, history and culture. Visitors never become bored with endless activities including rafting, fishing, hiking, skiing, Kayaking, canoeing.

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Sightseeing in Geiranger Stranda

Visitors can zip around and take fun tours in two seater, talking GPS guided electric cars while bus tours whisk tourists to Geiranger’s famous viewing points. Breathtaking boat cruises wow with sights such as famous waterfalls like “The Seven Sisters”, “The Bridal Veil” and “The Suitor”, the majestic fjord cliffs and the abandoned mountain farms.

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