Viking village Njardarheimr
Explore the Viking village Njardarheimr in Gudvangen! You will experience the authentic life the Vikings use to live when they were not busy at sea.
An authentic Viking village with real Vikings
During the Viking era Gudvangen was an important place for trading. Gudvangen is known to be the place of the Gods by the Nærøy fjord, the fjord dedicated to Njord, the God for trading and sailing.
In the Viking village Njardarheimr you will experience an authentic village showing how the Vikings lived 1000 years ago when Gudvangen got its name. Here are no dressed up actors, but real Vikings of all ages who have the Viking era as a lifestyle. They know their history and have unique knowledge about the Viking life and would love to share it with you!
The food in the camp is prepared from old recipes with ingredients that were available at that time. Items for sale are handmade and genuine.
Join in on the Viking Experience, a guided tour in the village. You can also participate in axe trowing or arcery, chat with the vikings and try out some handcraft. Authentic viking lunch is served in the food house.
Welcome to the Viking era!