Apart from all the pictures you will also need some information on where to stay, where to eat, what to do. Well, we have put some ideas together and will continue to work on our little website, so keep on popping by.

Balestrand has so much more to offer than you think. Its history tells many stories, from famous kings and German Kaisers which are beautifully preserved in many of Balestrand's houses, sights and places.

One world famous place right in the centre is the Kviknes Hotel.

Balestrand, as the administrative centre of the Balestrand commune is a picturesque town situated at the shores of the majestic Sognefjord in Norway. It is part of the Sogn og Fjordane county and lies within the Sogn district.

It is by car ca. 3,5 hrs away from Bergen and ca. 6 hrs away from Oslo.


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Katharina Esch 

Torsnes 15B

6899 Balestrand