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Balestrand


Contact
Address:
Pb 53
6899 Balestrand

Phone57691255
E-mailinfo@visitbalestrand.no
Websitewww.visitbalestrand.no


Description
Welcome to Balestrand, an idyllic village on the main Sognefjord with its narrow fjord branches and scenic and lush mountain landscape. Here you will find high mountains, deep fjords and peace and quiet.
You can enjoy various day tours, activities, hiking trails and cultural and art experiences.
Destination Balestrand will do its utmost to give you all the information you need.

Explore Balestrand and the Sognefjord!

See www.visitbalestrand.no
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Contact details

Visit Sognefjord AS

Trolladalen 30

6856 Sogndal, Norway

+47 57 67 14 00 - Mail: info@sognefjord.no

Sognefjord area includes the municipalities Aurland, Balestrand, Høyanger, Leikanger, Luster, Lærdal, Sogndal, Vik og Årdal.

During the summer season there are many open tourist information offices in the Sognefjord area, where you can buy tickets for roundtrips and activities, get information on what to do, what to see, what is on, where to stay, how to get around and much more.

See our Tourist Information Offices

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