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Selja Monastery

Selja Monastery

© Thomas Bickhardt/BickFoto

Nordfjord Folk Museum

Nordfjord Folk Museum

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  1. Add Jostedalsbreen National Park Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 73 reviews73 reviews

    Address

    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 Free to NOK250.00 Tickets
  2. Add Selja Monastery to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 20 reviews20 reviews

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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...

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

    Address

    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 NOK50.00 to NOK300.00 1 day
  4. Add Hornindal Church to your Itinerary

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    6761 Hornindal

    Hornindal church was built in 1856, Since then the well-known artist Dagfinn Werenskiold has carved the altar-piece "Cross in Bloom".

  5. 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,...

  6. Add Ervik church to your Itinerary

    Address

    6740 Selje

    The chapel is situated in Ervik, approximately 15 km from Stadlandet (Leikanger). Ervik church was built in memory of the coastal steamer «St. Svithun» which sank here in 1943. The church is beautifully situated by a lovely sandy beach. Roadside...

  7. Add Anders Svor Museum to your Itinerary

    Address

    Grodås
    6763 Hornindal

    The Anders Svor Museum was opened in Hornindal in 1953. 450 of Svor`s work, the major part of his production, are collected here.

    Characteristic for Anders Svor's art is its simplicity, purity and authenticity. His works are naturalistic in form,...

  8. 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...

  9. Add Nordfjord Folk Museum to your Itinerary

    Address

    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 NOK70.00 Per person
  10. Add Old Gimmestad Church to your Itinerary

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    6823 Sandane

    The church was built in 1692 and is a good example of Norwegian church architecture from the time after the Reformation. The church has not changed very much since it was built. Around 1720 it was painted with a red base colour and decorated with...

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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.