Viele waren hier zuvor und haben in ihren Geschichten, blogs, Büchern und Artikeln über Balestrand und die umliegenden Regionen ihr Herz ausgeschüttet. Hier sind ein paar Artikel und Impressionen wie lebendig die Kommunen in und um Balestrand sind. Zu jeder Jahreszeit. 

Informationen rund um Balestrand findet ihr hier.

Many have been here before and shared and their passion for the region in their stories, in blogs, books and articles . This part of the website shall give you a better idea of what you can do and how vibrant the communities also around Balestrand are in every season. Enjoy!

Information about Balestrand you can find here.


Every year in May there is no better place to spend your time listening to some proper jazz but in our Balestrand. The scenery and music invite to an unforgettable experience. Come and enjoy a unique experience!


This year it will be from the 6th - 8th May. 


More information on and on Facebook :

Guest article - Gastbeitrag

Ich hatte vor Kurzem die Ehre einen deutschen Gastbeitrag über mein Balestrand zu verfassen. Schaut mal vorbei. :)

(Sorry guys, in German only)

This great video from Bratt Moro shot in Sogndal. Not only are these guys active in the winter with skiing and the Fjellsportfestival but also during the whole year, organising events like the Fjell og Fjord Moro

SUP Stand Up Paddling Sognefjord

An article of a family that thoroughly enjoyed staying in Balestrand. Worth a read before you come to Balestrand.

An Article from the English Newspaper on skiing in the powder in Sogndal. Worth a read for the skiers!


(Kitchen Vacation: Norwegian Cloud Cake)

A House by the fjords

(New York Times - 6th September 1992)

Ein Deutscher Artikel zum Langlauf Ski Fahren in Voss geschrieben von Bruder Leichtfuss