Nordfjord


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Nordfjord

(nôr`fyôr', no͝or`fyo͝or'), inlet, c.50 mi (80 km) long, Sogn og Fjordane co., SW Norway. To the south, between Nordfjord and Sognafjord, is Jostedalsbreen glacier. The Nordfjord's several branches, cutting deeply into the mountains and celebrated for their scenery, are favored tourist spots.
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Stop-offs include Bergen, Flam, Naeroyfjord, Hellesylt, Olden, Nordfjord, Stavanger, Eidfjord and Hardangerfjord with cruising in Strandafjellet mountain, Geirangerfjord.
Norwegian Fjords Cruise April 27, P&O Cruises Britannia, 7 nights from Southampton visiting Stavanger, Flam, Aurlandsfjord, Sognefjord, Olden, Innvikfjorden, Nordfjord, Bergen.
"Those who are convicted have, by their wrongful conduct, imposed expenses on the justice system, which in fairness should be at least partially charged to their accounts," attorney Mattis Nordfjord said in a filing at the Supreme Court.
riding Nordfjord We have a local guide and expert kayaker with us and he signals points of interest, enticing us into shore to see wildlife, and watch out for other craft on the fjord.
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rib boat on Nordfjord We have a local guide and expert kayaker with us and he signals points of interest, enticing us into shore to see wildlife, and watch out for other craft on the fjord.
Cruise through Nordfjord Historic Bergen, 'Gateway to the Fjords'
The tranquil and enchanting Nordfjord offers breath-taking scenery in every direction, including the chance to pass the magnificent Hornelen, Europe's highest sea cliff.
But the cliffs of Norway's Nordfjord are so colossal - and so close - that there's drama everywhere.
This exploration of the Norwegian Fjords on board Balmoral stops at four of Norway's impressive towns and cities; Stavanger, where guests can take a short boat trip to Lysefjord; Bergen, known as Norway's second city; Flam, a quaint town nestled on the edge of the Aurlandsfjord and Olden, located at the inner end of the Nordfjord. Plus guests will enjoy many hours of scenic cruising through Naeroyfjord, Nordfjord and Maurangerfjord.