"STEEP MOUNTAINS - MAJESTIC SCENERY" Top 5 Page for this destination Geiranger by balhannah
Geiranger Travel Guide: 168 reviews and 487 photos
.......THIS IS GEIRANGER.....
Today, 500,000 Tourist's come to Geiranger, making Tourism the main industry in Geiranger.
Every year, between 150 and 200 cruise ships come to Geiranger.
Geiranger lies at the head of the Geiranger fjord, which is a branch of the Storfjord. The nearest city is Alesund.
Geiranger is home to some of the most spectacular scenery in the world, and has been named the best travel destination in Scandinavia by Lonely Planet.
No wonder, I think it deserves that award, because the scenery was breathtaking, and the amount of waterfalls was incredible.
Each year in June at Geiranger, the "Fjord to Summit" event is held. It comprises a half marathon run and a bicycle race, both starting from the sea level at the fjord and ending at the summit of Mount Dalsnibba.
We had a wonderful time in Geiranger. We caught the Tender back to the Ship, and soon were on our way to our next port of call, FLAM
- In a nutshell:Some of the most beautiful scenery in the World.
I can't say I saw much bird life at all in Norway. While I was walking along Geiranger Fjord, I did manage to see these... more travel advice
The Suitor waterfall, is another well known waterfall. As this waterfall tumbles down the Mountain, it divides as it... more travel advice
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