HomeAbout NorwayAdventuresTop destinationsEventsFamous Norwegians Forum




Menu


















Stranda, Geiranger, Hellesylt
PICTURES from STRANDA
The tourist trade in Stranda municipality is varied and robust. The villages are Geiranger, Hellesylt and Liabygda. Geiranger and its fjord are examples of Mother Earth at her most beautiful and impressive. Stranda has a very varied economy with a wide range of jobs. It has 160 modern meat-production, dairy farms and shopping opportunities.

 Sunnylven church  
Sunnylven church Hellesylt is a small village and lies at the head of the Sunnylvsfjord, which is a branch of the Storfjord, and which the more famous Geirangefjord in turn branches off nearby. In the summertime, thousands of tourists travel through or stay in Hellesylt each day. Most of them take the ferry to Geiranger, which in high season runs every one and a half hours. The village is surrounded by mountains and valleys. The Sunnylven church is located in Hellesylt.

Hellesylt Waterfall is one of the most photographed waterfall in this area. The falls divide Hellesylt in two, providing the little settlement with a special atmosphere.
 Bjørn Hansen