Is their bus service fr/Geiranger to Lom and vice versa? having a hard time finding this information. If so what company? and i assume not before mid June? Also if get to Lom , if looking to get to Lodgings to south on west side of Jotunheimen is their any transport , or is it only the bus that heads south to Sogndal?
thanks for any information
We are trying to book the Flåm train ride (beginning of September) but would appreciate some specific help:
Q1: We will drive around touring the Fjord district, including have the view from top of the Geirangerfjord and the Sognefjord. Is the Flåm train ride still necessary (i.e., will we see something unique that we cannot see otherwise)?
Q2: The reviews we read were, the train ride would be fantastic (IF the answer to Q1 above is yes) ONLY IF a) not many tourists overcrowded the train; and b) not raining.
Is there 'micro climate' thing at the train ride area, which means, will it be more likely to rain in the morning or afternoon (understanding that this may not be possible to predict)? Basically the question is what would be the best time to ride the train avoiding tourist crowds and avoid rain?
Thanks in advance!
We are 30 friends comming to Oslo this July and we want to go camp into wilderness near Oslo. Does anyone know where we could rent tents/canoes and suggest some route? Or maybe there is some tour company doing this? I tried first pages of google search but could not find any companies offering this..
I will be touring the area between Geiranger and Flam in the third week of August. My question is what is the most scenic route and where are the best places to stay? Also, do I need to have reservations at hotels in advance or will there be plenty of availability of hotels during that time frame? I prefer not making reservations in advance so I can just tour and drive and stop when I get ready. I have a rental car. Thanks in advance for any advice.
We planned to rent an automatic car from Alesund and drive all the way via fjord and back to Bergen (and makes numerous stops on the way). However, a few rental companies we searched, renting an automatic car will NOT be possible (we do not know how to drive a standard shift car).
Anyone had the experience renting an automatic car from Alesund (airport or in town), how was it arranged?
Unfortunately, we have already bought the ticket from USA to Alesund (via Oslo). When arrive Oslo, do we take out the luggage, go through the customer, then put the luggage back to the flight to Alesund, OR go through the custom at the Alesund? If the latter is possible, we may consider give up the last leg (if changing tickets is too costly)?
Any quick advice would be highly appreciated!
VirtualTourist®© 1994-2015 VirtualTourist.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved.Back to Top
|All reports are strictly confidential. Please explain why you are reporting this:|