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Our most favorite drive in Norway

It was not our most favorite when we started driving up. We were a little apprehensive about the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Happyngreen
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
A really spectacular drive

This is the old road the crosses over from Aurland to Lærdal. The sights are spectacular... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
TorKr
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Asker, Norway
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It was not our most favorite when we started driving up. We were a little apprehensive about the roads as we started driving a little late in the afternoon after missing the route from Stegastien lookout and ending up in Laerdals tunnel. But it didn't...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is the old road the crosses over from Aurland to Lærdal. The sights are spectacular, especially Stegastein with a magnificent view over the fjord. The road is unpaved and even in summer, there may be snow on parts of the road. The road is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beautiful ride is a must do in Norway. You can also take the 25km long tunnel, which os the longest in the world- but please dont go there and take this 45km road instead. Beautiful views on mountains, lakes and glaciers. Very desolate, almost...More

Thank ThomasCos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It worths the drive, don't hesitate! That's splendid. Really. It's hard to describe it. It will take more than an hour to drive the 45 kms, but you won't regret it. And drive it from Laerdal to Aurland, it's really more spectacular this way. And...More

Thank BennyMunro
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow, Not bad. This famous snow road is worth a try. Beautiful lookout point.Watch out for the sheep and the cows. It starts from Aurland with sharp turns. When up the mountains the magnificent vista starts. Enjoy....

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Norway is stacked with superlatives - as what I was told by Rick Steves' travel guide Snapshot Norway - it's the most mountainous, most scenic, and most prosperous of all the Scandinavian countries. Perhaps the most difficult question is when you should say it's the...More

1  Thank ckm818
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

the most memorable and beautiful drive of our 11 days in Norway, which has so many amazing roads to explore ,but this one stands out above the rest. Breathtaking as you get to plateau and see the waterfall spilling into glacier lake and snow and...More

1  Thank eisenberg
Reviewed 22 July 2018

This is an incredibly beautiful, inspiring and diverse drive. The scenery changes from plateaus and valleys to glaciers, waterfalls and alpine lakes. The road is windy and narrow as all roads are in Norway. Take your time, take photos, stop and admire what is around...More

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Thank christinern
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We drove across the snovegen just as it clouded up. Luckily it cleared on the way down so we got some of the spectacular views. Driving in the clouds was very intense because the visibility was at about 30 feet. Despite this it is an...More

1  Thank plivsey2017
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

This is a great drive with stunning views. I had a driver so I didn’t have to do the driving myself but the views are amazing. Sometimes it’s hard to find a place to stop.

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Tiffany K
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Response from Katharina S | Reviewed this property |
The roads in Norway can be challenging. May is fine to drive. But why don't you take a plane to Bergen and then experience fjords from there. much shorter time in car and many trips with guide you can jump on to. The... More
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