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Beautiful drive up to look out point. Rewarded with amazing views. I imagine it can get busy but we... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
123robd123
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Kendal, United Kingdom
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Really pretty but crowded. Camping possible.

It's a nice platform looking out at the fjords. The drive up there is quite a climb and challenging... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
dtnb2008
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful drive up to look out point. Rewarded with amazing views. I imagine it can get busy but we were there early morning and had the place to ourselves. Only 20min and so worth It!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

It's a nice platform looking out at the fjords. The drive up there is quite a climb and challenging because of single lane road and heavy two way traffic. You also should wait for the wave of tourist bus to be gone before enjoying the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

One of the best fjord views to enjoy the magnificent beauty! Also one of the best options to take awesome photos. While driving to the lookout, there is another point on the way. You will see it on the left while climbing up, there is...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We drove to the lookout ourselves. The road is mostly one lane with many less than safe pullouts to use for oncoming traffic. May seem normal for the locals but nothing like roads back home. Heard busses make this trip...cannot imagine meeting one on this...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Spectacular views!! We were when snow was around, it was quite scary not to slip down 😀😀 totally recommend 😊

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

The platform is simply incredible!!! When you look down, wow~ am I really standing at this height!? The view is so amazing and beautiful, you can see the mountain, water and houses, it just like a painting. The air was fresh and it energised me....More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

A worthwhile stop on the snow road. The viewing platform enhances the view, is free and is child safe. In the summer it's an easy drive as long as you can cope with passing other vehicles.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Any P
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

This is the first fjord I've seen and I loved it. You can hitchhike and I hope someone will drive you up

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank SuEral
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

It's a must site when you are in flåm area. Don't miss it. If you are with your car take the road up to the mountain a lot of snow!!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank 440assafb
Reviewed 26 February 2016

The road is scary yes, I would not recommend driving it with a stick shift unless you a very good at using the break going into first gear. If you rent an auto transmission you can manage it, going slowly. They have little pull offs...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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