An historic breeze follows on your journey through the Fjell & Fjord region. Acquire an insight to historical events, enjoy the views of cultural landscapes, visit historical buildings or learn more about the culture and way of life in the area.
Gamle Nes Hallingdals oldest town
Gamle Nes, in Nesbyen, was the main administration centre for officials in Hallingdal in the early 1800s. Here you will find a pleasant town centre with different building styles from earlier centuries.
Torpo Stave Church
To begin with, Hallingdal had seven stave churches. Today, Torpo Stave Church is the oldest and only original stave church left in Hallingdal.
Sima Power Station
One of Europe's largest hydropower stations.
The mountain farm of Kjeåsen lies like an eagle's nest half-way up the vertical mountainside.
Discover the Flåm Railway - an incredible train journey from the mountain station Myrdal on the Bergen Railway down to Flåm station nested in the innermost corner of the Aurlandfjord.
Borgund Stave Church
Borgund stave church was built around 1180. The church is exceptionally well preserved and is one of the most distinctive stave churches in Norway.