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Winter By The Fjords

There is something special and mystical about exploring the winter by the fjords: The fresh crisp air, the unique shades of blue light caressing the snow-covered landscape.

Flåm in the heart of the fjords, is a perfect starting point, with a lot of fun and exciting activities creating your fjord memory of a lifetime.

Fjord Cruise Nærøyfjord

Fjord Cruise Nærøyfjord

Join Fjord Cruise Nærøyfjord and experience one of the most beautiful and popular fjord areas in Norway, the UNESCO world heritage listed Nærøyfjord. The narrow and spectacular fjord is surrounded by steep mountains with snow-covered peaks that stretch up to 1800 meters above sea level.

The Flam Railway

The Flam Railway

One of the world’s most beautiful train journeys, The Flåm Railway, provides a panoramic view of some of the wildest and most magnificent Norwegian mountain scenery. The train ride will take you through a snow-covered Flåm Valley – a true winter wonderland. The journey ends at Myrdal station, 866 metres above sea level, from downtown Flåm, only two metres above sea level.

Vatnahalsen Hotel

Vatnahalsen Hotel

For the freerider, combine ski & train at Vatnahalsen Hotel, also referred to as the St. Moritz of the North in the 1930s. Vatnahalsen is also a nice stop along the Flåm Railway for you to enjoy freshly baked waffles, ski touring or simply just relax in the mountains.

Fretheim Hotel

Fretheim Hotel

The historical Fretheim Hotel offers genuine hospitality during your stay. The hotel restaurant aims to give guests amazing gourmet experiences – defined by local and seasonal ingredients, served in a contemporary style. Guests have enjoyed the magnificent hospitality since late 1870s. Fretheim offers a long tradition of catering the needs of their guests.

Stegastein Viewpoint

Stegastein Viewpoint

Another bucket list experience, is the Stegastein Viewpoint, 650 metres above Aurlandsfjord. The spectacular view of the fjord and mountains makes the platform the perfect spot for shooting holiday photos.

Join a guided soft adventure suitable for the whole family!

Join a guided soft adventure suitable for the whole family!

If you want to get closer to nature and wild life, Winter Fjordsafari is a fun and engaging tour on Nærøyfjord in a fast RIB boat or you might desire to explore a breath-taking snow shoe hike in the mountains above the Aurlandfjord. We also have a Cultural Evening Walk in and around Flåm, where you get first hand insight by the locals the history of Flåm.