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Nordfjord Folk Museum

Nordfjord Folk Museum

© Espen Mills

Selja Monastery

Selja Monastery

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  1. Add Viewing - Construction of the Myklebust Viking Ship to your Itinerary

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    Sjøgata
    6770 Nordfjordeid

    Sagastad is going to be a combined science- and experience center, which will be built by the fjord in the center of Nordfjordeid.

    A central part of the exhibition in Sagastad is the Myklebust ship, the largest Viking ship that have been found...

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    Guide Price NOK150.00 1 day

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  2. Add The Vikings in Nordfjord to your Itinerary

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    6770 Nordfjordeid

    We wish you a pleasant journey around Nordfjords oldest cultural landmarks.

    The stone cross at Rygg, Gloppen
    The stone cross at Rygg is from the late Viking period or early Middle Ages. It has Celtic and Anglican features. The cross may have...

  3. Add Jostedalsbreen National Park Centre to your Itinerary

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    Fosnes
    6799 Oppstryn

    Jostedalsbreen National Park Centre, Stryn, Nordfjord. Learn about the biggest glacier on the European mainland.

    Beautifully situated at Stryn lake in Oppstryn - Visitor center exhibiting the natural and cultural history of the local area -...

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    Guide Price NOK50.00 Per person
  4. Add Selja Monastery to your Itinerary

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    6740 Selje

    People have traveled here for over 1000 years, to experience Norway's first pilgrimage place, with unique cultural heritage from the Viking Age and the Middle Ages. Join a guided boat cruise to the Island of Selja and Selje Monastery.

    The first...

  5. Add Nordfjord Folk Museum to your Itinerary

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    Gota 16
    6823 Sandane

    The district museum for Nordfjord, it has 44 old houses of historical interest, mostly from the 18th and 19th centuries. Many of the houses are furnished and shows different periodes of time. There is a  cultural-history collection in the main...

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    Guide Price NOK80.00 Per person
  6. Add The Lodal catastrophes to your Itinerary

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    6789 Loen

    On 15 January 1905 a huge chunk of the 1,500-metre-high Mt. Ramnefjell broke off, and 62 people perished. On 13 September 1936, another rockslide from Mt. Ramnefjellet killed 74 people. THE 1905 LOEN DISASTER On 15 January 1905, a huge chunk of the...

  7. Add Olden Old Church to your Itinerary

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    6788 Olden

    The old church in Olden (the one in the village) was built in 1759 on the site of a stave church dating from around 1300. It’s pew doors and jambs are made from timbers of the old stave church. The old Olden church is open to public during the...

  8. Add Holvikejekta sea vessel to your Itinerary

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    6823 Sandane

    The 20 meter long Holvikejekta from 1881 is one of Norway's most important cultural heritage objects. The ship is the one of its kind in the world.

    Holvikejekta was built in Kråafjøra near the center of Sandane in 1881. The sloop is built from...

  9. Add Dragseidet to your Itinerary

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    6750 Stadlandet

    Throughout the ages, traffic up and down Norway's coastal waters has been heavy. In bad weather, boats might lie weather-bound to the north or south of Stad. If waiting time proved too long, they would be hauled over Stadlandet through the pass of...

  10. Add Eid Church to your Itinerary

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    6770 Nordfjordeid

    Eid Church was built in 1849 and restored in 1915 when the artist Lars Kinsarvik undertook an extensive wood carving and rose painting decoration project. The altarpiece was painted by Cecilie Dahl in 1893, and is a copy of Carl Bloch's painting,...

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Visit Nordfjord

Perhusvegen 24

NO-6783 Stryn

Tel. +47 57 87 40 40

mail@nordfjord.no

The local tourist offices can give you good and useful information.