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The Three Fjord Ride

Balestrand, Balestrand, Norway
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Beautiful Views in Every Direction!

We rented our biked at the TI in Balestrand. It was raining that day so we only made it as far as... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Princess012472
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Safety Harbor, Florida
Lovely bike ride among fiords, farms and fields

This is a relatively easy 35 miles ride which is very scenic and with ever-changing views and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
marcopolo111
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Cleveland, Oh
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We rented our biked at the TI in Balestrand. It was raining that day so we only made it as far as Dragsvik. But the little loop around the bend at the fjord and the stop at Haukaas Enamel Workshop made it all worth it....More

1  Thank Princess012472
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a relatively easy 35 miles ride which is very scenic and with ever-changing views and scenery. It is easy to rent at the moment good bikes at the tourist office with directions and maps. There is very little on the road so you...More

1  Thank marcopolo111
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This is a great way to spend a day in Norway. We pre-arranged bicycle hire through the tourist office before we arrived in Norway and the staff at this office were incredibly helpful and accommodating, even waiting after hours for us to collect our bicycles.The...More

1  Thank PonderingPenguin
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This is the three fjord tour and it was lovely. Across rolling hills, we had views of snow dusted mountain peaks, glacier -carved valleys, smooth as glass fjords dotted with reflections of red farm houses and waterfalls that we passed as we wound our way...More

3  Thank forego
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We rented trekking bikes from the Turist Office in Balestrand. The rent includes helmets and safety vests. The bikes are well maintained, and Amanda makes sure you choose a good bike that fits your height. The ride is not strenuous, only 9km (5.5 miles) to...More

4  Thank Mickacat
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Lars gave us a great ride around the fjord area seeing snow, a beautiful waterfall, a nice island retreat, and more. The ride was a bit rough due to the water but safety was first and he tried to keep it comfortable. I think he...More

1  Thank Vikingtravellers
Reviewed 8 July 2016

What a beautiful experience of seeing the many angles of the fjord as you follow the weaving road along the shore. Whole different view going each way. This is a moderately difficult ride but very doable with the excellent bikes provided by tourist information center

4  Thank Jim B
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We rented bikes for the day from Balastrand Bike and Hike, which is located in the tourist office in Balestrand. They have a good selection of well maintained bikes, and Amanda is very helpful and patient, taking time to make sure we had the right...More

4  Thank RobFromOxford
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Fantastic landscape and beautiful scenery along the path of fjords. This is a must do activity when at Balestrand. Hire a bike and get going! Dont forget your cam! Stunning views all along the path.

3  Thank InvincibleKP
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Each fjord has a different feel, as you go around each corner the view changes - though all equally beautiful. The ride is well worth it. We made it to the end of the third fjord for a little picnic before heading back. The only...More

3  Thank NandC24
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Travellorey
13 March 2017|
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Response from forego | Reviewed this property |
It is not strenuous , just a few climbs on the first five- seven kilometers heading toward the ferry and then fairly flat, but it is 35 miles round trip so a long way. It is quite peaceful with beautiful scenery and not a... More
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