Explore the Flåm Valley on foot or from the saddle! Combine the stunning Flåm Railway train journey with an idyllic walk down the verdant Flåm Valley. The path follows the last section of the popular Rallar Road, ending ba...
Experience beautiful Flåm on a bike
Flåm is an ideal starting point for a cycle tour in stunning surroundings. Hire a bicycle for a day and explore the area under your own steam. Whether you choose to cycle along Aurlandsfjord or explore the old town centre of Flåm, the terrain is flat and suitable for nearly everyone.
Walking and cycle trip to Otternes Farm
Otternes Farm lies half way between Aurland and Flåm and is an excellent destination for a cycle tour. Follow the foot/cycle path from Flåm. You will be cycling on level terrain close to the grandeur of nature. The cycle path runs along Aurlandsfjord below steep rock faces. After about 4 km, you cross the main road and continue on a 300-metre-long unsurfaced track to the farm village. This settlement dates back to the 17th century and is surrounded by a luxuriant landscape with fantastic views over Aurlandsfjord. A perfect location for just enjoying the peace and beautiful surroundings.
Another tip for an enjoyable cycle ride is to go to Flåm Church in the old centre of Flåm. From Flåm station, you cycle about 4 km on level terrain on the road following the railway line and river. The scenery here is lovely, and along the way you pass a number of waterfalls.
Flåm Church is a nave church from 1670. It has distinctive decorations on the nave wall. Poet Per Sivle was born on the neighbouring farm and an obelisk has been raised here in his memory.
Frequently asked questions
- [Flåm] Should I spend more than one day in Flåm?
Yes, absolutely. One day is not enough time to explore Flåm and the surrounding areas.
- [Flåm] Do you have any recommendations for accommodations in Flåm?
For accomodations in Flåm Please visit our hotels page.