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FJORDS and RIVERS in HORDALAND

Norway is a pure region dominated by beautiful fjords, waterfalls, mountains, and untouched nature. The typical configuration of a fjord is a long, narrow, deep and steep-sided inlet, wich is fequentely branched and sinuous, or in part remarkably straight, wherer firstly the fluvial drainage and subsequentely the glaciers have followed major fracture zones. The Geirangerfjord and Nærøyfjord is perhaps the world´s most famous fjords.

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 Learn about the FJORDS  (2:08)  Norway is famous the world over for ...  Several
 Norway in motion  (4:21)  Fjords are common along the coasts of Norway.  Several
 North Sea  (3:15)  Extreme weather on the Norwegian coast.  Several
   
 
 Hurtigruten Video 3/3  (7:37)  The World´s "MBV" START and END in Bergen.  Bergen
 Vosso river  (8:55)  Vosso river was formerly known major salmon river.  Voss
 Rafting in Voss  (3:24)  White water rafting is a risky activity.  Voss
 Vøringsfossen waterfall  (3:44)  Vøringfossen has a 182 meters free fall.  Eidfjord
 Langfossen waterfall  (0:46)  Langfossen waterfall fall is around 612 meters.  Etne
 Åkrafjorden Norway  (5:53)  Åkrafjorden is 32 km long and 650 meters  Etne
 Etneelva river  (1:22)  Etneelva river is divided into 26 zones.  Etne
 Skånevik - Bergen  (5:01)  The ferry from Skånevik to Bergen.  Etne
 Låtefoss waterfall  (0:45)  Låtefoss waterfall famous "twin" waterfall.  Odda
 Bømlo  (3:55)  Siggjo 474 metres is the highest peak.  Bømlo
 Modalen  (5:36)  Large income from hydro-electric power production.  Modalen
 Hjeltefjorden  (8:52)  Fedje in the north to Byfjorden in the south.  Several
 Fitjar harbour  (1:01)  Ferry every half-hour to Bergen.  Fitjar
 Øygarden  (0:31)  Kollsnes is a natural gas processing plant.  Øygarden
   
 
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