Tour starts from the Port of Olden. GLACIER EXPRESS SHUTTLE BUS OLDEN – BRIKSDAL Join the GLACIER EXPRESS SHUTTLE BUS on a return journey to the source of Olden’s beautiful turquoise waters, the famous Briksdal Glacier. Relax in comfort on the 45 minute trip along the valley whilst enjoying the spectacular landscape views of the mountain waterfalls, the crystal clear reflections in the lakes and the traditional architecture. Once we reach our destination, you will have 2 hours of leisure time, where you can walk along the paths up to the Glaciers edge, learning a little history of the Glacier through the years, and witnessing the force of the waterfalls up close on your way. You may just wish to take in the fresh air and embrace the natural beauty of your surroundings. There are many photo opportunities for you here. For those of you who like to shop there is the souvenir shop which stocks many handicrafts from the area. Or you might like to take refreshments in the restaurant before re-joining us on the scenic return journey back through the valley. The entire trip will take a maximum of three and a half hours. There will be continuous service throughout the day when the cruise ship is in port. Meeting point is just outside the security gate after leaving the ship. You will be met by staff from Olden Adventure guiding you to the designated bus.
Rent a car during your stay in Olden. By car you have time to visit several attractions in one day. We are happy to give you guidance of where to go. Map included. € 160 : Ford Focus Titanium (or similar)- 5 seats, GPS incl. Third party insurance included Collision damage waiver (Excess NOK 10000) Free mileage
Hand-led riding trips in the area around the Norwegian Fjord Horse Centre is a good activity for children who want a safe experience on one of our Fjord horses.
Join us for an amazing kayaking experience in the dramatic Loen valley. As we navigate the green glacial water, the guide will tell you about the dark history of this hidden valley. The remnants of past disasters can still be seen. Surrounded by green water, towering mountains and rumbling waterfalls, it’s hard not to be impressed by the mighty nature. The feeling of being outdoors, of being part of a small team in great nature, captures all your senses. The beautiful, untamed nature and the valley´s dramatic history make a visit to the Loen valley an experience not to be missed. Included in this tour: Guide with navigation, safety and emergency equipment All the equipment required for kayaking Storytelling Prices: 2-3 hour trip - 990 NOK per person (min. 4 pers / 4000 NOK) 3-4 hour trip - 1190 NOK per person (min. 4 pers / 4500 NOK) 4-5 hour trip - 1250 NOK per person (min. 4 pers / 5000 NOK) 5-6 hour trip - 1490 NOK per person (min. 4 pers / 5500 NOK) What to bring? – Water-Resistant/Waterproof jacket – Energy / additional snacks – Bottled water – Cap – Sunglasses – Small backpack with additional clothing layers (fleece/woolen sweater, etc.) – Camera is recommended, but on your own risk! Bring a small waterproof bag/purse if needed.
Norway's new attraction has opened! Loen Skylift is located only 6 km from the Port of Olden, and will bring you from the fjord to the top of Mt. Hoven (1011 m) in only 5 minutes. Loen Skylift is one of the steepest cable cars in the world, and offer a breathtaking and unforgettable view of the Norwegian fjord landscape. Each cabin (two) have room for 35 persons. Loen Skylift run continuously during operating hours, without fixed departures. After 5 airy minutes, you arrive at the Mountain Station, and Hoven Restaurant where you will have a 210-degree panoramic view overlooking Mt. Skåla and Lake Lovatnet in the east, Jostedalsbreen Glacier and Olden in the south, and the Nordfjord that winds its way towards Stryn in the west. From Mount Hoven you can explore the mountain on your own in a comprehensive network of trails. On foot in the summer, or skiing or snowshoeing in winter. The possibilities are many – the choice is yours. Olden Adventure is offering a package including Loen Skylift and transfer directly to and from the cruise pier in Olden. Departures on the hour from the pier and every half hour from Loen throughout the day as long as the ship is docked in Olden is giving you as much time as you wish in Loen. Tickets for Loen Skylift will be handed out from our Olden Adventure office before boarding the shuttle bus. The office and the shuttle bus is located just outside the security gate.
Join us on a guided day trip and hike towards the famous Mt. Hornindalsrokken (1529 MASL). Standing on the top – with an altitude of 1527 meters above the sea level is an amazing feeling. The hike will provide you with breath-taking views over the spectacular Sunnmøre alps and the Nordfjord area. Steep mountains in the surroundings, towering over 1800 m.a.s.l. Difficulty: More difficult. Suitable for people who are in very good condition, and have previous hiking experience. Suitable for people of most ages – excluding children younger than 12 yrs. Please contact us if you have any questions! Season: July – September When? 08:00am to approximately 17:00 (5:00pm) (July - September: for available dates, please see calendar by clicking on ‘Dato’) Please contact us if your desire is not available - email@example.com Duration: Total: 8-9 hours in average Briefing & coffee at Horndøla bru before departure: ~30 min. What's included? Professional Guide carrying navigation, safety, and first-aid equipment Storytelling along the way about the area; local history and biodiversity etc. Hot beverages & snack during the hike Use of hiking poles (on request - please tell us when booking) What to bring? Proper hiking boots/shoes* A backpack with warmer clothing layers & rain-proof jacket inside Packed lunch & bottled water (min. 1,5 liters) *it is possible to rent both hiking boots and outdoor-clothing from us (Please tell us when booking). Languages: English and Norwegian Number of places: Max 12 people Please read the information above and "Terms and conditions" before booking.
Open Top Glacier Sightseeing tour starts from the cruise terminal and heading for a glacier view point 12 kilometers from the village. At the view point there will be 10 minutes photo stop. The tour goes along the beautiful emerald green Olden Lake surrounded by high mountains, waterfalls and untouched nature. There are also several interesting views of old architechtural buildings along the route.
You can book riding lessons at the centre. We choose a horse and an activity to suit the rider.
We organise riding trips in Hjelmelandsdalen valley in cooperation with Harpefossen ski resort. The trip follows the historic Trondheim Post Road and lasts for 2–2.5 hours at walking pace. Minimum age: 9 years.