Alesund & Private Sail of Magnificent Hjorundfjord
Duration: 4 hours
Tour Code: ALE-002
Experience the majestic settings of Ålesund during this tour by coach and private, chartered boat.
Ålesund, with its beautiful setting and several islands setting out into the ocean, provides some truly magical scenery. Your journey begins by coach with photo stops at the Hessa and Aksla Viewpoints, from where there are excellent views of beautiful Ålesund afforded from two different angles. From here, you will then continue your drive along the Borgundfjord, past modern suburbs and the old trading center of Borgund.
Arriving at Solevågen, you will board a private, chartered boat that will cruise the 20-mile long Hjørundfjord. This fjord is considered to be one of the most magnificent in Norway, surrounded on both sides by majestic mountain peaks and amazing vistas. After cruising through Vegsundet and Borgundfjord, you'll make your way back to Ålesund and a short stroll back to the ship.
Please note: There is a gangway to board the boat, and the boat cannot accommodate wheelchairs. Therefore, the tour is not considered suitable for guests who utilize a wheelchair. Those guests with mobility concerns are cautioned to evaluate their personal level of ability. Casual clothing and comfortable walking shoes with a non-slip sole are suggested. There are restrooms aboard the touring boat.