Gudvangen is a small fjord village in the heart of the beautiful Nærøyfjord and is surrounded by high mighty mountains and a beautiful fjord landscape. Directly from Gudvangen you look out over the fjord which has been named by several foreign media "The world's most beautiful and spectacular fjord, UNESCO Nærøyfjorden".
Activities in Gudvangen
Here you will find a selection of activities in Gudvangen
SUP Norway - Fjord expeditions
SUP Norway - Fjord expeditions Unique and exclusive stand up paddling adventures in the most magnificent nature Norway has to offer. The best equipment, the most experienced guides in the most beautiful UNESCO protected areas in the world. Our guests often report life changing experiences on our expeditions and our reputation for excellence is spreading fast. In a survey conducted by 'National Geographic Traveller Magazine' the Western fjords of Norway were selected as the number one unspoiled travel spot from a list of 115 destinations around the world! These are truly stunning adventures! There's a special feeling you get, standing on your SUP next to a 1500m high mountain knowing there's an 800m deep fjord under your feet
Viking Village Njardarheimr
Viking Valley, Gudvangen - in the heart of the unique UNESCO listed Norwegian fjord landscape - is the setting for the town of Njardarheimr.
Nærøy community in the parish of Aurland consists of the small villages: Dyrdal, Styvi, Tufte, Bakka and the inhabitants in the Nærøy valley/Gudvangen. The church is situated at Bakka, a small village by the Nærøyfjord. Car road from Gudvangen 6 km - you can see the church from the boats coming and going. The church was build in year 1859 and has about 200 seats. It's a white wooden church. There are about 10 church-services a year. The church is open during the summer.
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Stalheimsøy Gard is beautifully situated in a mighty natural landscape in Nærøydalen, a short distance from Gudvangen.
Gudvangen Camping is situated facing the waterfall Kjelsfossen (The kettle waterfall) in the beautiful Nærøy valley. Surrounded by steep mountain sides and stunning nature.