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Olden

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Address: Stryn, Norway

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The beauty of creator

What a beautiful place on earth is like in heaven for me. Beautiful scenery and I was there during summer. I went down from my ship then walk around. Feels like in heaven. I... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 December 2016
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

What a beautiful place on earth is like in heaven for me. Beautiful scenery and I was there during summer. I went down from my ship then walk around. Feels like in heaven. I really want to live here.I want to see this beautiful place again in the future.

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Hucknall, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Like most people we arrived on a cruise ship and we had a walk around this lovely village. There are a few shops / supermarkets but the real time should be spent wondering around as it is a lovely little place. You can walk to the lakes here but make sure you have a reasonable amount of time. We took... More 

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Most tourist arrive by ship, and cruise lines love to have you book excursions through them. Don't, especially with Olden. Instead, when you get off your ship cross the street and find "Olden Sightseeing." For a much lower price they will take you on a trolly trip of the highlights of this quaint town. It's a little over an hour,... More 

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Coventry
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Our cruise took us along the lakes which had stunning views, when you get off the boat there are people who sell tickets to go on the Noddy Train or the open top bus for a tour to the Glaicers. We decided to take a walk around, the town is very small with only two supermarkets and a few shops.... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

A real highlight of our holiday in Norway. The cruise along the lake was stunning, the blue colour of the water scenery, waterfalls, cloud cover, all just amazing beauty. And at the end of the lake with a short walk is the stunning glacier, just a fabulous day out.

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Basically a postcard picture everywhere you turn. Magnificent sights of mountains and the fjord. It truly is unbelievable the sheer size and beauty. A magical land.

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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

wonderful area . Didnt see much of the town as we went on a coach trip to Briksdal glacier (fab) the local guide was excellent ,told us all about the area and the culture of Fjord Norway.. Area seemed to embrace tourism even the day trippers from cruse ships, like us . Nice touch the music played as the ship... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Olden is a charming port and quant town which offers a gateway to the glaciers. The village is one which should not be missed with its excellent location.

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Billericay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

We visited as a port of call of our cruise and were very glad it stopped here. The village is small, quiet, and pretty, in a beautiful location at the end of the fjord and we experienced it under both overcast skies and sunny intervals. The fjord water is a beautiful colour where it is fed from the glaciers around... More 

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Luton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Olden is a beautiful village deep into Norway .i love ship ,mountains and the sea old has it all .there are some great walks on flat grounds .olden has some great views of mountains and lake

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