Andalsnes Shore Excursion: Trollstigen
Prepare yourself for an unforgettable adventure! From Åndalsnes you will travel by bus towards Europe’s tallest vertical rock face Trollveggen (Troll Wall) and the rugid mountain Romsdalshorn. The bus will take you all the way up the famous Trollstigen (Troll Road), through 11 hairpin curves. The mountains the King, the Queen and the Bishop will watch over you as you find yourself in the valley of the Trolls. Enjoy the mesmerizing view from the top of Trollstigen before going back to Åndalsnes.
The excursion starts in the center of Åndalsnes, from there the bus will take you to Europe’s tallest vertical rock face, the Troll Wall (Trollveggen). Don’t forget to look behind you, because there you will find the famous Romsdalshorn. After a photostop of approximately 15 minutes, the real adventure begins.
The bus will take you all the way up Trollstigen (Troll Road), a road built in 1936 with 11 hairpin bends. Every bend has a name, you can find it on the signs placed in every curve. On the side of the road, the mountains the King, the Queen and the Bishop will be watching over you. At the end of Trollstigen you will have another break at the Trollstigen plateau. Here you will find a restaurant, restrooms, a souvenir shop and a paved path which will lead you to two platforms. Enjoy the stunning view over the valley, Trollstigen and its surrounding mountains.
- Åndalsnes Railway station, Jernbanegate, 6300, Åndalsnes
- Be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the scheduled departure time
- Difficulty; level 1, easy, suited for everybody
- We advise all our guests to wear appropriate shoes and clothing