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  1. Norway
  2. Møre og Romsdal
  3. Ålesund

Alesund: Private Tour to the Viking Islands

Product ID: 310978
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Explore the viking heritage in the fjord region. Traveling at your own tempo, you will learn about ancient culture, enjoy the beautiful Art Nouveau style, and try traditional treats.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Russian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about Art Nouveau architecture in Alesund Old City
  • Discover sub-sea tunnels
  • Visit the Marble Church, dated back 12 centuries
  • Admire the legendary lighthouse in the fishing village of Ales
  • Enjoy the breathtaking views from Aksla Mountain
Full description
After meeting with your guide, you will be delivered to the summit of Aksla Mountain. There you can enjoy the fantastic view of gorgeous Alesund with its unusual architectural style, as you listen to your clever guide and learn some fascinating stories about your next destination.

Next, you will follow the numerous sub-sea tunnels to your next destination, the Viking island of Giske. This is the birthplace of the famous Viking Rollon, who was the ancestor of the British Royal Family.

You will then visit the Viking's island of Godoy and the old fishing village of Alnes (which has the legendary lighthouse from the Viking's epoch). Next, proceed to the Viking's island of Vigra, where you will learn about great Viking's heritage and explore the outermost island in the archipelago of Viking's clan Giske. Following your tour, you will be delivered to your tour meeting point in Alesund, or any other place within the Old City.
Includes
  • Private guide
  • Private transportation
  • Bottled water
  • Local treats
What’s Not Included
  • Food and other drinks
  • Souvenirs

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meeting point - Alesund radhus, Keiser Wilhelms gate 11, - it is the most visible building in Alesund. We meet our guests near the statue of Joachim Ronneberg.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Norwegian weather along the fjord is very changeable during the day (it is therefore recommendable to have appropriate windproof/waterproof clothes and shoes)

From US$ 732.48 Per group up to 6