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A boat sails on the Nærøyfjord in western Norway

Nærøyfjord: A Dramatic Fjord in Western Norway

Archetypal steep sides, slender waterfalls, picture-postcard villages and a popular tourist ferry mean the Nærøyfjord is one of Norway's most visited fjords. Not only is the Nærøyfjord one of Norway's most visually stunning fjords, it's also...
A boat with a Norwegian flag sailing into Norway's Trollfjord

Trollfjord: The Famous Fjord of Northern Norway

The Trollfjord is a completely unspoilt fjord in the north of Norway. Its natural environment makes it a thriving habitat for various species of birds and sea life. The fjord also has a fascinating history, with...
Norway's Hardangerfjord from space

Why Norway’s Fjords Are Turning Green

Look closely at this spectacular satellite photo of Norway taken last weekend. The cloud-free sky allows us to see the distinctive green colour of one of Norway's famous fjords. The Hardangerfjord in western Norway currently has...
The Nærøyfjord in Norway

Facts About the Norwegian Fjords

You’ve heard of the beautiful fjords. But how much do you really know about Norway’s iconic scenery? What do you think of when you think of Norway? Ibsen? Trolls? Dark winters and Light summers? The northern...
Norway's Aurlandsfjord viewed from Stegastein.

Aurlandsfjord: One of Norway’s Most Picturesque Fjords

A narrow branch of the Sognefjord, the stunning Aurlandsfjord is one of Norway's most visited and most photographed fjords. The epic Sognefjord, Norway's longest and deepest, is impossible to miss on a map. It splits the...
The Sognefjord at sunset

This is the Sognefjord

Welcome to Norway's Sognefjord. One of the world's longest and deepest fjords, it is a true force of nature. Impossible to miss on a map, the epic Sognefjord splits apart the northwest and southwest fjord region...
Exploring the coastline of the Hardangerfjord in Norway

Exploring the Hardangerfjord

Easy access from Bergen makes the lush green surroundings of the Hardangerfjord a popular destination for tourists. Here's everything you need to know to plan a trip to Norway's Hardangerfjord region. While not as long, deep...
The village of Olden on the Nordfjord in Norway

Exploring the Nordfjord

Welcome to Norway's Nordfjord, home of glaciers, summer skiing, hiking trails, and relaxation aplenty. Despite its size, the Nordfjord is probably the lesser-known of the big Norwegian fjords, but it's just as beautiful. Introducing the Nordfjord...
Famous viewpoint of the Geirangerfjord in Norway

Geirangerfjord: Norway’s Most Famous Fjord

See steep cliffs, tumbling waterfalls and abandoned farmsteads at the Geirangerfjord, Norway's most famous waterway. The 20km-long UNESCO-listed fjord carves through the mountains of Norway leaving near-vertical drops on both sides. It's one of the most...
Hjørundfjord in Norway

How to Save the Fjords of Norway

Only zero-emission electric ferries will be allowed on the west Norwegian fjords from 2026 in a bid to limit pollution. The Norwegian Parliament has adopted a resolution to stop emissions from all water traffic in the...