Geiranger Fjord – Geiranger (Norway)

A Fjord is defined as a narrow inlet of water which has steep cliffs or sides that have resulted from the glacial corrosion. Giiranger Fjord or Geirangerfjorden is known to be a popular scenic spot between the hills near Geiranger village, Norway. The village falls in the Sunnmore region of Møre of Romsdal County.

Geiranger Fjords
Geiranger Fjords

The total length and width of the Geiranger Fjord is about 15 and 1.5 kilometres. The primary inflow and primary outflow of the Geiranger Fjord are Geirangelva River and Sunnylvsfjorden. Attributed to the natural beauty, Gieranger Fjord was included in the UNESCO world heritage site in the year 2005.

Geiranger Fjord Geiranger Norway
Geiranger Fjord Geiranger Norway

You can go for a boat ride and enjoy the stunning spots. There are three beautiful waterfalls named as Seven Sisters, Suitor (also named as The Friar) and the Bridal Veil. Your boat trip will land you in the village Geiranger. It is a scenic place where you can enjoy snow covered mountain peaks as well as green grounds.

Geiranger Fjord Geiranger
Geiranger Fjord Geiranger

Mt. Salsnibba is yet another natural attraction that grabs your attention. You can climb up the mountain and enjoy the view from the top. The mountain is located about 4,757 feet above sea level which enables you to view lots of Ice Blue Lakes, Glaciers, Peaks and spectacular views of Geiranger Fjord.

Geiranger Fjord Norway
Geiranger Fjord Norway

Most of the people review this place to be a gem of Norway. Most of the people enjoy the twisted roads, boat ride and waterfalls. The road leading to the Geiranger Fjord is also filled with picturesque views at almost every turn. When in Norway, this is a place that must be included in your bucket list.

Geiranger Fjord
Geiranger Fjord

Geiranger Fjords Norway
Geiranger Fjords Norway

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