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A lovely little village. So friendly! The sail away was amazing as the locals came out to say... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Llanelli, United Kingdom
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Good, but only with an Organised Tour

Olden is a stunning village that many cruise ships go past. However, many roads up to the best... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely little village. So friendly! The sail away was amazing as the locals came out to say goodbye with singing and waving. Thank you Olden.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SeanR199
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Olden is a stunning village that many cruise ships go past. However, many roads up to the best sightseeing places are only accessible via a steep mountain road that you need a special license for. However, it is worth going on a tour as the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Journey28588523724
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

This small village located at the foot of a glacier is picturesque, only a few shops and a couple of cafes. We arrived on a cruise ship and walked into town. Tours can be arranged at the port and there is a tourist train that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

We arrived in Olden, one main road running through the town with 2 or 3 shops however we went on an organised tour to the glacier and lake . This was an amazing day with stunning sights, narrow roads and waffles with jam and cream....More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank AlyJ105
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We visited Olden as part of our P and O cruise to Norway. This place is absolutely picturesque everywhere you look. We visited the local tourist information place just a two minute walk from the ship. The staff were really helpful and we paid for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank SashaP247
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Was very nervous about this cruise but really didn't need to be. We boarded at Tilbury and straight away was made to feel welcome. The ship,CMV COLUMBUS,was very big and had 12decks for tourists. The cabin we was allocated was on deck 10 and in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank MaryC835
Reviewed 1 September 2018

We had a lovely day here on cruise ship Ventura,early August , We took the open top bus up to the glacier ,we went earlish in the morning so it was a bit chilly on the top of the bus.later in the day we decided...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Marijune
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Olden on a cruise on Queen Elizabeth. The weather was fair and it was so good to be cool after the very hot few weeks we had had in England. The scenery is beautiful. I use a mobility scooter, so this is a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank gingko2
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Olden is small place, with just few shops,but you don't come here for shopping. This is paradise on earth. Come here to recharge batterys for new working week. Perfect place to run with family.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 160vladimirj
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Olden was our most scenic stop on a recent cruise. Sailing up Nordfjord is stunning with the mountains and beautifully coloured water. The village of Olden is cute with a bit of shopping for those inclined as well as a nice place to walk around....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ca2nova
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12 January 2019|
Response from johntX6753HO | Reviewed this property |
About 6km
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Response from PhilP1552 | Reviewed this property |
Booking on shore is easy there is a shop on the quayside. As for weather sorry can't help you there.