Discover Fjærland: Where Nature's Majesty Unfolds

Welcome to Fjærland, a famous and proud village nestled in the heart of the breathtaking Sognefjord, where glaciers, history, and enchanting experiences come together to create an unforgettable journey. 

Fjordbygda Fjærland .
Photo: Håvard Nesbø
Fjordbygda Fjærland .
Photo: Håvard Nesbø

With its stunning fjord views and a rich glacier history, Fjærland is a destination that promises to take your breath away.

Fjordbygda Fjærland .
Photo: Sverre Hjørnevik/Fjord Norway
Fjordbygda Fjærland .
Photo: Sverre Hjørnevik/Fjord Norway

Glacier Wonderland: Flatbreen glacier

One of the crown jewels of Fjærland is the remarkable Flatbreen glacier.

As you gaze upon this icy wonder, you'll be mesmerized by the crystal-clear waters and the dramatic backdrop of the Sognefjord. It's not just a sight to behold; it's an experience that immerses you in the very essence of nature's grandeur.

Flatbreen, Fjærland .
Photo: Håvard Nesbø
Flatbreen, Fjærland .
Photo: Håvard Nesbø

Guided hike with Fjærland Guiding

The hike is challenging and it is recommended to use a guide from the company Fjærland Guiding, if you not are an experienced hiker. 

Specially if you want to experience a blue ice hike, then you need the expertise on how to go on glacier and the right equipment.

Flatbreen, Fjærland .
Photo: Håvard Nesbø
Flatbreen, Fjærland .
Photo: Håvard Nesbø

Bøyabreen glacier: A Roadside Spectacle

While driving through Fjærland, be prepared for a jaw-dropping surprise – the Bøyabreen glacier.

This incredible glacier arm is visible from the road, giving you an opportunity to witness nature's majesty without straying far from the comfort of your car.

Bøyabreen, Fjærland .
Photo: Håvard Nesbø
Bøyabreen, Fjærland .
Photo: Håvard Nesbø

Fjærland Fjordstove: Charming Hotel with a Gourmet Flair

Fjærland Fjordstove, a charming and historic hotel, welcomes you with its boutique-style accommodations and delectable cuisine. Nestled against the backdrop of the fjord, this hotel is a gateway to the extraordinary beauty of Fjærland.

Experience the perfect blend of tradition and luxury, along with a taste of authentic Norwegian cuisine mixed with the rest of the world, that will tantalize your senses.

 

Fjærland Fjordstove Hotell .
Photo: Visit Sognefjord
Fjærland Fjordstove Hotell .
Photo: Visit Sognefjord

Kayak Adventures with Fjærland Guiding

For those seeking a more hands-on experience, the Fjærland Guiding Company offers exhilarating kayak tours on the Fjærlandsfjord.

Paddle your way through the crystal-clear waters, beneath towering mountains and past glacier, as you uncover the hidden treasures of Fjærland's serene waterways.

Kajakk i Fjærland .
Photo: Håvard Nesbø
Kajakk i Fjærland .
Photo: Håvard Nesbø

Norwegian Glacier Museum: A Journey through Ice and glacier history

Delve into the heart of the ice at the Norwegian Glacier Museum.

This modern and informative institution takes you on a captivating journey through the history, science, and wonders of glaciers. Gain a deeper understanding of the incredible forces that have shaped Fjærland over millennia.

Norsk Bremuseum, Fjærland .
Photo: Gaute Dvergsdal
Norsk Bremuseum, Fjærland .
Photo: Gaute Dvergsdal

Jostedalsbreen Glacier

Fjærland lies at the foot of the mighty Jostedalsbreen glacier, the largest ice cap in continental Europe.

This frozen giant has a history that dates back thousands of years, and a part of the shaping prosess of the landscape you see today. And you'll gain a profound appreciation for the forces of nature that have sculpted this unique region.

Norsk Bremuseum, Fjærland .
Photo: Visit Sognefjord
Norsk Bremuseum, Fjærland .
Photo: Visit Sognefjord

Fjordside Saunas with Mountain Vistas

For ultimate relaxation, Fjærland offers saunas situated along the fjord's edge and on the fjord.

Imagine soothing your senses in a warm, tranquil sauna while gazing out at the majestic mountains that surround you.

It's an experience that combines the healing power of nature and the luxury of wellness. This Floating Sauna Dampen one should be on your buckelist. 

Dampen Sauna, Fjærland .
Photo: Visit Sognefjord
Dampen Sauna, Fjærland .
Photo: Visit Sognefjord

A Book Lover's hidden gem

Bokbyen or booktown, is a bibliophile's dream come true, offering an array of second-hand bookshops and quaint stores, each brimming with stories, knowledge, and treasures from yesteryears.

This charming book town is a delightful blend of culture, history, and a deep appreciation for the written word. The bookshops in Bokbyen each have their own unique character, and many are housed in historic, traditional Norwegian buildings.

You can explore old post offices, barns, and other charming structures that have been repurposed to house these literary treasures. The authenticity of the setting only adds to the overall experience.

Den norske bokbyen i Fjærland .
Photo: Vegard Aasen/VERI Media
Den norske bokbyen i Fjærland .
Photo: Vegard Aasen/VERI Media

The Literary Haven: Bokbyen in Fjærland

Amidst the natural splendor of Fjærland, a unique treasure awaits: Bokbyen, also known as the "Book Town."

Nestled within this picturesque Norwegian village, Bokbyen stands as a haven for book lovers and literary explorers, adding an extra layer of enchantment to your Fjærland experience.

Den norske bokbyen, Fjærland .
Photo: Marianne Supphellen
Den norske bokbyen, Fjærland .
Photo: Marianne Supphellen

Majestic Mountains of Fjærland

The mountains of Fjærland are not just a backdrop but an integral part of the experience. Towering high, they create an awe-inspiring atmosphere, making you feel small in their immense presence.

Explore hiking trails and relish the panoramic views, capturing the essence of Norway's rugged beauty.

Naturguiding med Norsk Bremuseum, Fjærland .
Photo: Norsk Bremuseum
Naturguiding med Norsk Bremuseum, Fjærland .
Photo: Norsk Bremuseum

Welcome to Fjærland

Fjærland, with its glacier vistas, captivating history, exquisite dining, adventure, and unparalleled natural beauty, promises a truly remarkable journey. Visit this pristine corner of the Sognefjord and let Fjærland's majesty leave an indelible mark on your heart.

Come and experience the grandeur of nature in Fjærland – where the extraordinary becomes an everyday sight.

Fjordbygda Fjærland .
Photo: Vegard Aasen/VERI Media
Fjordbygda Fjærland .
Photo: Vegard Aasen/VERI Media