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Ålesund: 1-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Ticket

1. Ålesund: 1-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Ticket

Discover the marvelous city of Ålesund with the Hop-on Hop-off double-decker buses at your own pace. Hop on, sit back and enjoy as you pass through fascinating landscapes, architectural and historical sites. Learn about the exciting history of the city with our entertaining audio guide available in 7 different languages (English, German, Spanish, French, Dutch and Norwegian). Get to know about the devastating fire of 1904 that destroyed the wooden buildings, and about the reconstruction under the initiative of Kaiser Wilhelm of Germany. Sharpen your knowledge of Art Nouveau — Jugendstyle architecture. Delight your eyes going to the Fjellstua viewpoint and see panoramic views of the city. Explore the Ålesund Aquarium, one of the largest saltwater aquariums in Scandinavia. An easy and enjoyable way to explore the most interesting attractions. You can hop on and off as many times as you want with your 1 day ticket Welcome on board and have fun! DISCOUNTS included in your Hop On ticket: - Ålesund Fisheries Museum: 10% off on entrance. - Sunnmøre Open Air Museum: 10% off on entrance.

From Ålesund: Trollstigen Sightseeing Village & Fjord Tour

2. From Ålesund: Trollstigen Sightseeing Village & Fjord Tour

Admire the awe-inspiring views of this natural fantasyland. Join your guide on this insightful day tour that will show you the most stunning mountain views, unique fiords, and gorgeous rock formations. Pass by some quaint traditional villages along the way to discover the local culture. The bus will take you from Ålesund, through small Norwegian towns, and, finally, to the Land of Trolls. The first stop will be Kokarsteinen, a great photo spot just above the fiord. Pass by Sjoholt, a village known for its furniture and wood industry, and Valldal, famous for its tasty strawberries. Next, move on to Gubrandsjuvet, a 5-meter wide and 20-meter high ravine where you can walk across a scenic bridge. After that, the bus will drive you to Trollstigen so you can enjoy the majestic view of the natural landscape and fantastic mountain road with eleven hairpin turns.  While driving down the road, enjoy an extra photo stop at Stigefossen, a powerful waterfall with a total height of 240 meters. The last stop will be at Trollvegen, which is Europe’s tallest vertical rock face. Before your adventure comes to an end, enjoy a lovely drive through Åndalsnes.

Alesund: City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

3. Alesund: City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

Alesund is a picturesque town in Norway and is well-known for suffering from a large fire back in 1904. As a result, most of the city was rebuilt and today represents a beautiful, colorful and historic city. Hop-on at the first stop, the Cruise Terminal, for the full tour experience, or if you'd prefer, you can hop-on at any of the 8 stops along the route. The tour bus will take you on an incredible journey through Alesund, showing you the most fabulous sights such as the popular open-air museum and the Fjellstua viewpoint. This is a great place to hop-off and enjoy unforgettable views of Alesund's fjords and mountains. You can also hop-off at other fantastic locations such as the Parken Kulturhus where you'll find many souvenir shops and the Alesund Aquarium where you can enjoy a fun-filled day out. When you're on-board, you will enjoy a fun and interesting audio commentary that is accessible in 8 different languages. With the 1-day hop-on hop-off ticket, you will also enjoy offers and discounts at a selection of shops and eateries in the city, including a 10% discount at Fjordbuda Souvenirs Gift Shop.  Tour Stops: 1) Cruise Terminal 2) Sunnmøre Museum 3) Aksla View Point / Fjellstua 4) Parkgata 5) Tourist information 6) The Art Nouveau Centre 7) Ålesund Church 8) Ålesund Aquarium / Atlanterhavsparken

From Ålesund: Round-Trip Boat Cruise to Geirangerfjord

4. From Ålesund: Round-Trip Boat Cruise to Geirangerfjord

Take a Fjordcruise/Round trip from the downtown harbor of Ålesund to Unesco Geirangerfjord and enjoy the dramatic landscape that slides slowly past you. Our modern Catamaran has a big outside viewing deck and wonderfull inside area with big panoramic windows. We have a very small kiosk with snacks on board. The boat cruise takes 3 hour each way. In Geiranger you have a stopp and time to explore the village on your own, before the boat will return to Ålesund. the stopp depending on the schedule of the day from 1 - 3 hours. In Ålesund, meeting point the pier, where you can board the catamaran, is right beside the central bus station. Rådhusbrygga. Once on board, grab a light snack/coffe from the kiosk, and get ready for the sights. Put in your earphones, and turn on the audio guide to your language. Watch the waterfalls passing by as you cruise to Geiranger. The final Cruise 16 km-long is the Highlight as you enter the UNESCO site "Geirangerfjord", Enjoy listen to the stories about the people who made there living along the Fjords. Dont forgett your camera as we will slowly glide past the waterfalls "The Seven sister" and "The Suitor". Once you arrive in Geiranger, you have time to explore the village, the waterfall walk and the Unesco World Heritage Center. There is also time for a nice lunch in one of our restaurants close to the harbor in Geiranger.

From Ålesund: Winter Fjord Cruise to Geirangerfjord

5. From Ålesund: Winter Fjord Cruise to Geirangerfjord

Join us on an unforgettable journey through the beautiful, wild and raw landscape of the fjords. Take advantage of the unique opportunity to experience a popular World Heritage site without the huge crowds. Enjoy a powerful and peaceful close contact with raw and rugged nature, whether you're here when the landscape glows with autumn colors, when it's covered in snow and ice, or when it bursts with spring. Experience the unique calm that hangs over the landscape in autumn, winter and spring: the air is crisper, the light clearer and the shadows deeper. Your trip travels with our modern fjord boat from the narrow strait in the seaside town of Ålesund and up the fjord towards the heart of the UNESCO area ─ Geiranger. Sit comfortably on the fjord boat, and feel how the mood changes as the landscape changes: from the open horizons of the coast to the most dramatic and mysterious fjords inland. The last half hour of the journey passes through the vast Geirangerfjord, past abandoned fjord farms, high mountains and powerful waterfalls. Perhaps head up on deck for a light, refreshing shower of mountain water on your face? Included in the trip is the Fjord Ranger from the World Heritage Center Norwegian Fjord Center. Hear all about how glaciers, rivers and other forces have shaped the landscape, about the great diversity of plants and animals that live here, and about the people who found themselves in completely incredible places. You can ask the Fjord Ranger about everything between heaven and earth (or between mountains and fjords). In Geiranger, be driven by bus to the spectacular Flydalsjuvet viewpoint, where you will have the opportunity to take iconic pictures of the fjord and Geiranger. Visit the Norwegian Fjord Centre, which is an interesting information and visitor center on the landscape of the West Norwegian fjords and the Geirangerfjord heritage area. In addition to a large interactive exhibition, there is also a cafeteria and a sale of local artisan products. Anyone who wants to can walk the 'Waterfall Walk' (327 steps) down the magnificent river in Norsk Fjordsenter and back to the ship.

Ålesund: Ålesund and Surrounding Islands Audio Guide Tour

6. Ålesund: Ålesund and Surrounding Islands Audio Guide Tour

Explore Ålesund and its surroundings with a guide and learn about the history and culture of the region. Visit landmarks including a 12th-century church, a local lighthouse, and a lookout point all on one tour. Meet your driver and head to the island of Giske. Visit the Giske Church, a 12th-century church built from white marble, located approximately 10km from the Ålesund city center. Head across the water to the island of Alnes. See views of the Atlantic ocean as you explore the fishing island. Stop at Alnes Fyr, a local lighthouse with a cafe. Spend some time in Alnes Fyr Cafe, where you can purchase coffee and snacks. The last stop is the Aksla viewpoint. Here you can take in panoramic views of the city and archipelago. You can stop here to have a coffee or something to eat at Fjellstua restaurant. If you wish to go to the city center, you can end the tour at the viewpoint. Otherwise, you will be taken back to the tour starting point.

Ålesund: Via Ferrata tour

7. Ålesund: Via Ferrata tour

Our guests will meet the guide at the start of the via ferrata. We have all the equipment waiting for you. You will need to sign a short waiver before we hand out the equipment. Our guides will provide a safety brief and explain how the equipment work. Depending on the size of the group, one or two guides will assist. When all guests are geard up and ready to climb, the guide will start the tour. The whole route is build on solid rock. The wall is facing south with a view to the alps of Sunnmøre, the ocean, islands and the city. First half is the steepest, but it never gets vertical. We have placed foot steps and hand holds where you need this. You will never get stuck, although you should not participate if you are scared of hights. The view get really spectacular once you are half way in the wall. We have build a large bench so that all guests can take a break and enjoy the view. The second half of the via ferrata is less steep, but still with a great view to the city, ocean and mountains. It traverse to the right and up to the famous viewpoint resteurant Fjellstua. Once you arrive at the top the guide will take all the equipment. You are now free to visit the restaurant or simply enjoy the stairscase which take you back down to the park.

Ålesund: Giske and Godøy Islands Guided Sightseeing Tour

8. Ålesund: Giske and Godøy Islands Guided Sightseeing Tour

From Ålesund, travel across the Giske bridge to the saga island of Giske, the birthplace of the Viking chieftain, Rollo. The municipality was named after this small island because of its historical importance. Giske is fairly flat and fertile with some settlements dating back to the early Bronze Age. Stop to admire and photograph the exterior of the quaint 12th-century white marble Giske Church. Next, travel through a tunnel to the island of Godøy and the picturesque fishing village of Alnes. Visit Alnes Lighthouse where, on a clear day, there is a lovely view of the Atlantic Ocean and the surrounding islands. After returning to Ålesund, head up to the viewpoint on Mount Aksla to enjoy the breathtaking views.

Oslo: eSIM Internet Data Plan for Norway high-speed 4G/5G

9. Oslo: eSIM Internet Data Plan for Norway high-speed 4G/5G

Discover the culture and landscapes of Norway without missing a beat. This eSIM service ensures that you stay connected with high-speed data, whether you're witnessing the awe-inspiring Northern Lights, exploring the dramatic scenery of the fjords, or discovering the vibrant city of Oslo. Select the package that best suits your travel plans and, following the purchase, you'll receive a QR code that you can use with your eSIM-compatible device. Activate the eSIM and you're you're good to go during your Norwegian adventure. Throughout your trip, you'll be able to use all of your usual online services and apps and stay connected with family, friends, and colleagues.

Norway/Europe: 5G eSim Mobile Data Plan

10. Norway/Europe: 5G eSim Mobile Data Plan

Make your trip to Norway hassle-free with your convenient eSIM. Stay connected on your travels with high-speed coverage in Norway and another 43 European regions (full list below). Purchase and install your eSIM anytime and anywhere, and choose from a variety of data packages, validity options, and coverage in additional countries. Simply scan the eSIM QR code to access all your essential apps on your trip. Avoid the trouble of managing multiple SIMs with this zero-waste solution. Get one eSIM per device and top up by simply buying and activating additional eSIM plans as you go. Once activated, your coverage will begin according to your selected duration. Most devices released after 2019 are compatible with eSIM (e.g. iPhone XR, XS of models beyond, Google Pixel 4, and beyond). If you are unsure, please check the compatibility guideline photos to confirm eligibility. Network coverage: Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece (including Cyclades), Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy (including Vatican, San Marino, Sardinia), Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal (including Azores and Madeira), Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain (including Canary Islands and Balearic Islands), Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, and Uzbekistan.

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Our most recommended Ålesund Bus & minivan tours

Ålesund: 1-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Ticket

Ålesund: 1-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Ticket

Discover the marvelous city of Ålesund with the Hop-on Hop-off double-decker buses at your own pace. Hop on, sit back and enjoy as you pass through fascinating landscapes, architectural and historical sites. Learn about the exciting history of the city with our entertaining audio guide available in 7 different languages (English, German, Spanish, French, Dutch and Norwegian). Get to know about the devastating fire of 1904 that destroyed the wooden buildings, and about the reconstruction under the initiative of Kaiser Wilhelm of Germany. Sharpen your knowledge of Art Nouveau — Jugendstyle architecture. Delight your eyes going to the Fjellstua viewpoint and see panoramic views of the city. Explore the Ålesund Aquarium, one of the largest saltwater aquariums in Scandinavia. An easy and enjoyable way to explore the most interesting attractions. You can hop on and off as many times as you want with your 1 day ticket Welcome on board and have fun! DISCOUNTS included in your Hop On ticket: - Ålesund Fisheries Museum: 10% off on entrance. - Sunnmøre Open Air Museum: 10% off on entrance.

From Ålesund: Trollstigen Sightseeing Village & Fjord Tour

From Ålesund: Trollstigen Sightseeing Village & Fjord Tour

Admire the awe-inspiring views of this natural fantasyland. Join your guide on this insightful day tour that will show you the most stunning mountain views, unique fiords, and gorgeous rock formations. Pass by some quaint traditional villages along the way to discover the local culture. The bus will take you from Ålesund, through small Norwegian towns, and, finally, to the Land of Trolls. The first stop will be Kokarsteinen, a great photo spot just above the fiord. Pass by Sjoholt, a village known for its furniture and wood industry, and Valldal, famous for its tasty strawberries. Next, move on to Gubrandsjuvet, a 5-meter wide and 20-meter high ravine where you can walk across a scenic bridge. After that, the bus will drive you to Trollstigen so you can enjoy the majestic view of the natural landscape and fantastic mountain road with eleven hairpin turns.  While driving down the road, enjoy an extra photo stop at Stigefossen, a powerful waterfall with a total height of 240 meters. The last stop will be at Trollvegen, which is Europe’s tallest vertical rock face. Before your adventure comes to an end, enjoy a lovely drive through Åndalsnes.

Alesund: City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

Alesund: City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

Alesund is a picturesque town in Norway and is well-known for suffering from a large fire back in 1904. As a result, most of the city was rebuilt and today represents a beautiful, colorful and historic city. Hop-on at the first stop, the Cruise Terminal, for the full tour experience, or if you'd prefer, you can hop-on at any of the 8 stops along the route. The tour bus will take you on an incredible journey through Alesund, showing you the most fabulous sights such as the popular open-air museum and the Fjellstua viewpoint. This is a great place to hop-off and enjoy unforgettable views of Alesund's fjords and mountains. You can also hop-off at other fantastic locations such as the Parken Kulturhus where you'll find many souvenir shops and the Alesund Aquarium where you can enjoy a fun-filled day out. When you're on-board, you will enjoy a fun and interesting audio commentary that is accessible in 8 different languages. With the 1-day hop-on hop-off ticket, you will also enjoy offers and discounts at a selection of shops and eateries in the city, including a 10% discount at Fjordbuda Souvenirs Gift Shop.  Tour Stops: 1) Cruise Terminal 2) Sunnmøre Museum 3) Aksla View Point / Fjellstua 4) Parkgata 5) Tourist information 6) The Art Nouveau Centre 7) Ålesund Church 8) Ålesund Aquarium / Atlanterhavsparken

From Ålesund: Round-Trip Boat Cruise to Geirangerfjord

From Ålesund: Round-Trip Boat Cruise to Geirangerfjord

Take a Fjordcruise/Round trip from the downtown harbor of Ålesund to Unesco Geirangerfjord and enjoy the dramatic landscape that slides slowly past you. Our modern Catamaran has a big outside viewing deck and wonderfull inside area with big panoramic windows. We have a very small kiosk with snacks on board. The boat cruise takes 3 hour each way. In Geiranger you have a stopp and time to explore the village on your own, before the boat will return to Ålesund. the stopp depending on the schedule of the day from 1 - 3 hours. In Ålesund, meeting point the pier, where you can board the catamaran, is right beside the central bus station. Rådhusbrygga. Once on board, grab a light snack/coffe from the kiosk, and get ready for the sights. Put in your earphones, and turn on the audio guide to your language. Watch the waterfalls passing by as you cruise to Geiranger. The final Cruise 16 km-long is the Highlight as you enter the UNESCO site "Geirangerfjord", Enjoy listen to the stories about the people who made there living along the Fjords. Dont forgett your camera as we will slowly glide past the waterfalls "The Seven sister" and "The Suitor". Once you arrive in Geiranger, you have time to explore the village, the waterfall walk and the Unesco World Heritage Center. There is also time for a nice lunch in one of our restaurants close to the harbor in Geiranger.

From Ålesund: Winter Fjord Cruise to Geirangerfjord

From Ålesund: Winter Fjord Cruise to Geirangerfjord

Join us on an unforgettable journey through the beautiful, wild and raw landscape of the fjords. Take advantage of the unique opportunity to experience a popular World Heritage site without the huge crowds. Enjoy a powerful and peaceful close contact with raw and rugged nature, whether you're here when the landscape glows with autumn colors, when it's covered in snow and ice, or when it bursts with spring. Experience the unique calm that hangs over the landscape in autumn, winter and spring: the air is crisper, the light clearer and the shadows deeper. Your trip travels with our modern fjord boat from the narrow strait in the seaside town of Ålesund and up the fjord towards the heart of the UNESCO area ─ Geiranger. Sit comfortably on the fjord boat, and feel how the mood changes as the landscape changes: from the open horizons of the coast to the most dramatic and mysterious fjords inland. The last half hour of the journey passes through the vast Geirangerfjord, past abandoned fjord farms, high mountains and powerful waterfalls. Perhaps head up on deck for a light, refreshing shower of mountain water on your face? Included in the trip is the Fjord Ranger from the World Heritage Center Norwegian Fjord Center. Hear all about how glaciers, rivers and other forces have shaped the landscape, about the great diversity of plants and animals that live here, and about the people who found themselves in completely incredible places. You can ask the Fjord Ranger about everything between heaven and earth (or between mountains and fjords). In Geiranger, be driven by bus to the spectacular Flydalsjuvet viewpoint, where you will have the opportunity to take iconic pictures of the fjord and Geiranger. Visit the Norwegian Fjord Centre, which is an interesting information and visitor center on the landscape of the West Norwegian fjords and the Geirangerfjord heritage area. In addition to a large interactive exhibition, there is also a cafeteria and a sale of local artisan products. Anyone who wants to can walk the 'Waterfall Walk' (327 steps) down the magnificent river in Norsk Fjordsenter and back to the ship.

Ålesund: Ålesund and Surrounding Islands Audio Guide Tour

Ålesund: Ålesund and Surrounding Islands Audio Guide Tour

Explore Ålesund and its surroundings with a guide and learn about the history and culture of the region. Visit landmarks including a 12th-century church, a local lighthouse, and a lookout point all on one tour. Meet your driver and head to the island of Giske. Visit the Giske Church, a 12th-century church built from white marble, located approximately 10km from the Ålesund city center. Head across the water to the island of Alnes. See views of the Atlantic ocean as you explore the fishing island. Stop at Alnes Fyr, a local lighthouse with a cafe. Spend some time in Alnes Fyr Cafe, where you can purchase coffee and snacks. The last stop is the Aksla viewpoint. Here you can take in panoramic views of the city and archipelago. You can stop here to have a coffee or something to eat at Fjellstua restaurant. If you wish to go to the city center, you can end the tour at the viewpoint. Otherwise, you will be taken back to the tour starting point.

Ålesund: Via Ferrata tour

Ålesund: Via Ferrata tour

Our guests will meet the guide at the start of the via ferrata. We have all the equipment waiting for you. You will need to sign a short waiver before we hand out the equipment. Our guides will provide a safety brief and explain how the equipment work. Depending on the size of the group, one or two guides will assist. When all guests are geard up and ready to climb, the guide will start the tour. The whole route is build on solid rock. The wall is facing south with a view to the alps of Sunnmøre, the ocean, islands and the city. First half is the steepest, but it never gets vertical. We have placed foot steps and hand holds where you need this. You will never get stuck, although you should not participate if you are scared of hights. The view get really spectacular once you are half way in the wall. We have build a large bench so that all guests can take a break and enjoy the view. The second half of the via ferrata is less steep, but still with a great view to the city, ocean and mountains. It traverse to the right and up to the famous viewpoint resteurant Fjellstua. Once you arrive at the top the guide will take all the equipment. You are now free to visit the restaurant or simply enjoy the stairscase which take you back down to the park.

Ålesund: Giske and Godøy Islands Guided Sightseeing Tour

Ålesund: Giske and Godøy Islands Guided Sightseeing Tour

From Ålesund, travel across the Giske bridge to the saga island of Giske, the birthplace of the Viking chieftain, Rollo. The municipality was named after this small island because of its historical importance. Giske is fairly flat and fertile with some settlements dating back to the early Bronze Age. Stop to admire and photograph the exterior of the quaint 12th-century white marble Giske Church. Next, travel through a tunnel to the island of Godøy and the picturesque fishing village of Alnes. Visit Alnes Lighthouse where, on a clear day, there is a lovely view of the Atlantic Ocean and the surrounding islands. After returning to Ålesund, head up to the viewpoint on Mount Aksla to enjoy the breathtaking views.

Oslo: eSIM Internet Data Plan for Norway high-speed 4G/5G

Oslo: eSIM Internet Data Plan for Norway high-speed 4G/5G

Discover the culture and landscapes of Norway without missing a beat. This eSIM service ensures that you stay connected with high-speed data, whether you're witnessing the awe-inspiring Northern Lights, exploring the dramatic scenery of the fjords, or discovering the vibrant city of Oslo. Select the package that best suits your travel plans and, following the purchase, you'll receive a QR code that you can use with your eSIM-compatible device. Activate the eSIM and you're you're good to go during your Norwegian adventure. Throughout your trip, you'll be able to use all of your usual online services and apps and stay connected with family, friends, and colleagues.

Norway/Europe: 5G eSim Mobile Data Plan

Norway/Europe: 5G eSim Mobile Data Plan

Make your trip to Norway hassle-free with your convenient eSIM. Stay connected on your travels with high-speed coverage in Norway and another 43 European regions (full list below). Purchase and install your eSIM anytime and anywhere, and choose from a variety of data packages, validity options, and coverage in additional countries. Simply scan the eSIM QR code to access all your essential apps on your trip. Avoid the trouble of managing multiple SIMs with this zero-waste solution. Get one eSIM per device and top up by simply buying and activating additional eSIM plans as you go. Once activated, your coverage will begin according to your selected duration. Most devices released after 2019 are compatible with eSIM (e.g. iPhone XR, XS of models beyond, Google Pixel 4, and beyond). If you are unsure, please check the compatibility guideline photos to confirm eligibility. Network coverage: Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece (including Cyclades), Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy (including Vatican, San Marino, Sardinia), Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal (including Azores and Madeira), Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain (including Canary Islands and Balearic Islands), Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, and Uzbekistan.

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Overall rating

3.7
(27 reviews)

Radmyla is an amazing guide! She is interesting, kind very knowledgeable. Her tour is unique and she is very passionate about what she does. We all loved the tour and would highly recommend. She even bought us treats to eat and drink!

Excellent I was sorry that the time was changed at the last moment otherwise excellent for audio guide means of transport I will recommend it

Very nice round trip through Ålesund with opportunities to get on and off at each of the 8 stations. Very friendly and helpful staff.

The bus goes to all the important points in Åelesund, that's all you need. The e-guide is very informative.

Departure near the ship, embarkation and disembarkation worked very well