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$59.52 Shore Excursions

Andalsnes Shore Excursion: Trollstigen

The excursion starts in the center of Åndalsnes, from there the bus will take you to Europe’s tallest vertical rock face, the Troll Wall (Trollveggen). Don’t forget to look behind you, because there you will find the famous Romsdalshorn. After a photostop of approximately 15 minutes, the real adventure begins.The bus will take you all the way up Trollstigen (Troll Road), a road built in 1936 with 11 hairpin bends. Every bend has a name, you can find it on the signs placed in every curve. On the side of the road, the mountains the King, the Queen and the Bishop will be watching over you. At the end of Trollstigen you will have another break at the Trollstigen plateau. Here you will find a restaurant, restrooms, a souvenir shop and a paved path which will lead you to two platforms. Enjoy the stunning view over the valley, Trollstigen and its surrounding mountains.Meeting point: Åndalsnes Railway station, Jernbanegate, 6300, Åndalsnes Be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the scheduled departure time Attention points: Difficulty; level 1, easy, suited for everybody We advise all our guests to wear appropriate shoes and clothing

$13.92 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Norwegian Mountaineering Centre Admission Ticket

Visit the newest tourist attraction in Romsdalen! Bring the entire family along and explore the world of high mountain sports. The Norwegian Mountaineering Centre (Norsk Tindesenter) is a brand new visitor center in Åndalsnes, focusing on Norwegian mountaineering history and mountain adventure sports.   All texts and videoes are in English and Norwegian.    The centre offers: an one-of-a-kind movie experience from the Romsdal surroundings interactive exhibit of the exciting mountaineering history Guided tours in English Norways highest indoor climbing wall bouldering cave for small children taxfree giftshop Cafe & restaurant (outdoors and indoors) with all serving rights and spectacular views All included in the admission fee. The experience from start to end Start your visit at the centre by watching a breathtaking film from the Romsdalen area, on a custom made wall to floor screen, made to resemble a mountain wall. The story incorporates a fairytale story with animation, that is sure to keep all ages interested and engaged for the entire show. Duration 15 min. After the movie you can explore the new and modern exhibit of the Norwegian mountaineering museum. The museum exhibit features Several interactive stations for all ages different activities to try videos photos Historic documentation and equipment a shadow theatre film The majestic tower of the building contains Norway's highest indoor climbing wall. Here you can give it a go yourself or watch others climb. With 60 climbs spread over 20 anchors, there is plenty of scope whatever your ability. For kids from 3 years and up there is a nice wee bouldering cave that will keep the small ones occupied for hours.

$119.86 Outdoor Activities

Romsdalsstigen Via Ferrata - Introwall

The climb is graded level B on the international via ferrata scale.Expect loads of fun, an amazing adventure and incredible scenery along the way. You will be briefed on safety and via ferrata systems before you start by your guide. Be prepared for walking up and down trails that are steep in sections. On the via ferrata, you will be climbing ladder rungs, rock and boarded walkways. You will be required to clip and unclip your via ferrata lanyard along the way. The activity is not difficult, however you will be required to climb up ladder rungs in exposed terrain. On the trek out your feet will be mainly on uneven steep ground, with lots of tree roots that may be slippery, especially on wet days.  Minimum age: 12 yrs Min/max weight: 40-120 kg. Meetingpoint:  at the reception of the Norwegian Mountaineering Centre (Norsk Tindesenter) in Åndalsnes.  Booking no later than 6 p.m. the night before.  All technical equipment is provided. Here is a list of what you should bring: Small backpack Lunch and lots of water to drink Wind and weatherproof pants and jacket Mid-layers according to weather Buff or hat Protective gloves (can be bought at the mountaineering centre) Camera (straps required!) Sturdy hiking footwear (preferably with Vibram soles) Sunglasses/sunscreen

$180.39 Outdoor Activities

Romsdalsstigen Via Ferrata - Westwall

The climb is graded level D on the international via ferrata scale, which means you have to overcome several exposed rock faces, overhangs and exposed high wire brigdes. For some, this will be the best thing they ever have done, others might wish the heart did not race quite as much!  Expect loads of fun, an amazing adventure and incredible scenery along the way. You will be briefed on safety and via ferrata systems before you start by your guide. Be prepared for walking up and down trails that are steep in sections. On the via ferrata, you will be climbing ladder rungs, rock and boarded walkways. You will be required to clip and unclip your via ferrata lanyard along the way. On the trek out, your feet will be mainly on uneven steep ground, with lots of tree roots that may be slippery, especially on wet days.   Minimum age: 16 yrs Min/max weight: 40-120 kg. Meetingpoint:  at the reception of the Norwegian Mountaineering Centre (Norsk Tindesenter) in Åndalsnes.  Booking no later than 6 p.m. the night before.  All technical equipment is provided. Here is a list of what you should bring: Small backpack Lunch and lots of water to drink Wind and weatherproof pants and jacket Mid-layers according to weather Buff or hat Protective gloves (can be bought at the mountaineering centre) Camera (straps required!) Sturdy hiking footwear (preferably with Vibram soles) Sunglasses/sunscreen

$42.37 Outdoor Activities

Climb Norway's Highest Indoor Climbing Wall

Get ready for a fun session with our friendly climbing instructors!Intro to climbing tasters are group lessons, with a maximum of 6 people. Duration: 1 hour. No previous climbing experience required. All specialist equipment including climbing shoes is provided and included in the price of the course. Active wear is recommended, as well as some water to drink. After the session you are welcome to continue climbing on the bouldering wall, or explore the Norwegian Mountaineering Centre further, at no extra costs. Meetingpoint: at the reception of the Norwegian Mountaineering Centre (Norsk Tindesenter) in Åndalsnes, 10 minutes prior to the lesson. Here you will be required to sign our waiver. 

$168.28 Shore Excursions

Trollstigen, The Land Of The Trolls

We use local buses, local guides and we are all locals ! We start this trip in the morning from the cruise terminal in Ålesund. We drive out of town against Åndalsnes. Then we set for The Troll Wall, our first stop for the day. Then we go for lunch in Trollstigen Gjestegård.  The lunch stop is 1 hour. Our table is ready for you.  Look for the LocalTrips logo on the tables. After lunch, our driver takes you to the top of Trollstigen roads. There we will have a stop for about 45 minutes. Our next stop is Gudbrandsjuvet, and also Valldal and Rosekyrkja (The Rose Church) in Stordal. Then we start our drive back to Ålesund via Sjøholt, Skodje and Ellingsøy. On Ellingsøy, we stop for some pictures, before we drive into the subsea tunnell back to Ålesund. The trip is finished when we arrive in the Cruise Terminal in Ålesund again.