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Nice place to stop and see a cool rock formation

We were in the area visiting family, and made the drive out to the west side of the island to see... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mary M
Must see!!

We made a trip from Ålesund to Måløy to visit family and Kannesteinen was highly recommend!! It's a... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
MJHL718
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Oppedal, Maloy, Norway
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in the area visiting family, and made the drive out to the west side of the island to see Kannesteinen. There is area to park, and a boardwalk which takes you most of the way down into the rocky area around this formation....More

Thank Mary M
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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

We made a trip from Ålesund to Måløy to visit family and Kannesteinen was highly recommend!! It's a beautiful view!!!

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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Many angels can be chosen when you fotograph but a tip is to get down very low in the gap so the srone fill the entire frame. Walk a little around in the area to the end of the beach to the right of the...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

It is one of the most (or only) famous thing from this area, but honestly - it is a cool rock! You can climb on it and take funny posing photos or simply enjoy it as it is. I like to visit it when the...More

Thank Elin T
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

A car trip from City Centre, but definitely worth it. Jump up on the rock and get some photos that are really facebook moments :) Be aware that the roads are small, so drive safely.

Thank Richard V
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

An iconic rock, featured in brochures, online, magazines, and Instagram - so it got us curious enough to visit. It is outside the mainstream tourism sites, with classical narrow western-Norway roads. It was just as spectacular in real life as it is in all the...More

Thank PixieTinkie
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

I have seen it in movies, videos and tourists brochures, but nothing compares to seeing it in person: The Kannesteinen Rock. What a formation, what a craftsmanship by mother nature over 1000s of years of storms, gales, and violent waves to make this possible in...More

Thank charliedados
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