We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Short but scenic

Visited here on a cruise ship tour and would have done it by car rental if kristiansund had a car... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Anthony S
,
Brisbane, Australia
Nice drive!

My wife and I decided to rent a car to drive around Kristiansund. I have to accept I was unaware... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Huasteco
,
San Francisco, California
via mobile
Read all 414 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“atlantic cod” (52 reviews)
“great drive” (3 reviews)
“scenic drive” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
Norway
CONTACT
Website
Write a ReviewReviews (414)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"atlantic cod"
in 52 reviews
"great drive"
in 3 reviews
"scenic drive"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 5 reviews
"sea air"
in 2 reviews
"go ahead"
in 2 reviews
"lovely sunny day"
in 2 reviews
"sunny weather"
in 2 reviews
"both sides"
in 4 reviews
"snow capped mountains"
in 3 reviews
"open sea"
in 3 reviews
"take pictures"
in 4 reviews
"western norway"
in 2 reviews
"hurtigruten cruise"
in 2 reviews
"bus tour"
in 2 reviews
"take your time"
in 2 reviews
"small cafe"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 179 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited here on a cruise ship tour and would have done it by car rental if kristiansund had a car rental place open on a Sunday. The drive was a lot shorter than I expected but there were a lot of lay-bys along the route...More

Thank Anthony S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to rent a car to drive around Kristiansund. I have to accept I was unaware of how close this road was to us. Once we saw it in the map, we took off. We stopped at several places...you can’t go...More

Thank Huasteco
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are lucky enough to find yourself in Molde or Kristiansund, you must make the effort to drive this road. There are several places to park and take pictures. They even have a metal pathway build around one of the larger small Islands so...More

1  Thank HappyNorwegians
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredibly beautiful view. Its worth the extra time to drive this way between Ålesund and Trondheim.

1  Thank Karin K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is such a beautiful place. Everyone should take a visit at least once. The road is exciting and curvy.

2  Thank Sk8spfld1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was stopping in Norway not far from the Atlantic Road. I had heard how it was meant to be awesome to drive and see. It's a pretty normal road by Norweigen standards. There are more impressive feats of engineering and much more impressive views...More

4  Thank Matt R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a trip along a short section of the Atlantic road and stopped for a photos stopmwhere we saw dolphins. Wishednwe had more time to drive further and more photo stops it's very picturesque

3  Thank Tracey C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took bus 100 from Alesund bus station to Molde. Then at Molde took bus 510 to the Atlantic road. Getting on bus 510 must buy a round ticket and tell the bus driver to pick you up again after an hour. Scenic view as you...More

2  Thank GAN L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Hurtigruten arranged this trip by coach, was well organized, this is a major attraction took place over late afternoon and evening. Well worth the seeing the scenery and fantastic bridges , taken at a reasonable time frame with a excellent guide. Good photo stops on...More

1  Thank Paul H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We drove in May 2018 from Kristiansund, over the Atlantic Road and then further to Bud, a beautiful ride which is highly recommended. After that we drove to Ålesund and Molde, stayed at a hotel in Molde and drove back to Trondheim. Ålesund is very...More

1  Thank Hossein B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Averoy Municipality Hotels
Hustadvika Gjestegard
48 reviews
12.95 km away
Scandic Kristiansund
302 reviews
21.02 km away
Thon Hotel Storgata
46 reviews
21.19 km away
Quality Hotel Grand Kristiansund
272 reviews
21.20 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Bella Panorama
5 reviews
2.39 km away
Bjartmars Favorittkro
115 reviews
3.38 km away
Hustadvika Gjestegard
5 reviews
13.13 km away
Sjostjerna
156 reviews
21.23 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bergtatt Opplevelser
17 reviews
14.08 km away
Trollkirka Caves
31 reviews
16.41 km away
Sundbaten
109 reviews
21.14 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
MafsIreland
11 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from luli_mama | Reviewed this property |
Don't worry, wherever there is a good place to admire ocean panorama or road view there is a parking. In the most beautiful place (near the odd bridge end) there is a big parking, toilets, coffee shop and a gorgeous passage... More
2
Votes
southofoz
14 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from HappyNorwegians | Reviewed this property |
The actual Road is very short so we drove it BOTH ways! There are several places to stop and walk and take pictures, have a coffee, etc.
1
Vote
Wendy3730
27 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from HappyNorwegians | Reviewed this property |
We drove our own car from Bergen and made a three day trip out of it. We drove to Loen and stayed at the Loenfjord Hotel on the first day. You can go up the SKYLIFT and view the fjord and mountains. Make sure you see the... More
0
Votes