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Went with a party, using the little vehicles. You still have a short term to get to the glacier... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Colchester, United Kingdom
Beautiful sight

The glacier is truly amazing nature at its best. The surroundings are beautiful as well, thick... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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Briksdalsbreen | Oldedalen, Stryn 6792, Norway
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with a party, using the little vehicles. You still have a short term to get to the glacier by very picturesque on the way. Recommend looking up at the walls of the valley as you can see where the glacier has scraped the rock...More

Thank Trikegirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The glacier is truly amazing nature at its best. The surroundings are beautiful as well, thick forests cliffs and lakes. We went with an organised trip by bus and there was a 10 min walk from the car but very good paths and lovely scenery...More

Thank AlyJ105
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This trip is an absolute must for anyone in Olden. The views on the way to the glacier are mesmerising. We paid for a bus trip to the Glacier which took about 40 minutes from the centre of Olden and had a couple of hours...More

Thank SashaP247
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful even though it was a very wet day. Did the climb to the glacier, got soaked to the skin but it was well worth. A totally amazing sight. The troll car would definitely be the easy way up but I would say take your...More

Thank Janice M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A stunning piece of nature surrounded by amazing scenery. The glacier is reducing in size but still awesome to see. Take a troll car up as quite a steep walk, no good if you have mobility issues. Only negative feedback is that the whole place...More

Thank caz93
Reviewed 9 September 2018

My wife and I visited the Briksdal Glacier in July. It's out in the middle of nowhere. Parking is available but is not free. Followed by a short, steep walk up to the gift shop, dining area and the path to the glacier viewing. Troll...More

Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Briksdal Glacier is an excursion that everyone should do if in the area. We did it with our 6 years old son. Park the car and pay for it. At first you go up to a steep road, but is a small one. Then it...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Has to be one of the most beautiful places I’ve visited in my life . The walk from the caffe isn’t hard for a normal person but if disabled there is transport available to book . It’s about a 45 minute walk to the Glacier...More

Thank MRJC1
Reviewed 1 September 2018

book the journey from the port online, no need to use ships excursion, double the price.Really enjoyed the trip was a wonderful walk and a pleasant surpeize to see so much water and beautifull flowers on the way.

Thank yve42
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We rode almost to it on the gator tram and then walked a short distance to as close as you were allowed to the glacier.very nice but also very busy.

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2 October 2018|
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Response from StainesJo | Reviewed this property |
The public bus we took cost us around 50 kroner each (about £5 ) each way. The bus stop was right where you disembark. It was quite straightforward apart from the initial scrum to get on as no one queued! Bus arrived about... More
7 August 2018|
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Response from dmb100 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for this late reply, been on a cruise. My comment would be try to go as far as you can up the hill for a closer view. Even with the trolley we didn't get to the foot of the glacier.
Erica G
10 July 2018|
Response from Joakim B | Reviewed this property |
Hi! It takes over to hours by car. 113 kilometers. I dont get any information on Google about public transportation. The area has steep mountains. You will probably not make it. Sorry!