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Great views of geiranger and the fjord

Offers a great view of Geiranger and the fjord. Driving wise it is not as spectacular as the troll... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marius P
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Oslo, Norway
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Breathtaking views!

A must visit! The steep road takes you just a short ride from Geiranger takes you to an amazing... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gidi B
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Riksveg 63, Geiranger, Stranda 6216, Norway
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Offers a great view of Geiranger and the fjord. Driving wise it is not as spectacular as the troll road.

Thank Marius P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must visit! The steep road takes you just a short ride from Geiranger takes you to an amazing outlook over the Geiranger Fjord.

Thank Gidi B
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We are on a tour and this spot is extremely busy but if you stop you’ll understand why. Looking down onto the town of Geiranger and into the fjord the views are simply gorgeous.

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 31 August 2018

great view looking down on geirangerfjord but best seen early or late in the day because it is very busy.

Thank scitchie
Reviewed 26 August 2018

This is the Eagle Road...steep and with eleven hairpin bends. Our driver did the eleven hairpin turns for us...and surprisingly none of us had any car sickness whatsoever (and we get queasy).

Thank 5StarDivaFamily
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Best place to view the scenic galore of Geiranger fjord... crowdy but you have ample opportunity to take pictures...it is a must visit place to witness the beauty of the fjord.

Thank RinaAmin
Reviewed 22 August 2018

There are many ways to visit the Ornesvingen, rent a car, attend tour package or just take the local bus (Geiranger to Alesund, or Geiranger to Andalsnes bothe buses take 15 min stop at the top of the Ornevegen). The view of Geiranger village and...More

Thank Roger K
Reviewed 13 August 2018

This is also a must, if you are driving to / from Geiranger, not much parking so avoid bus traffic during the day.

Thank Neil03091947
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We came into Geiranger this way by rental car.This has to be the best viewing platform overlooking the Geiranger Fjord. There are at least 11 hairpin turns on the way down the mountain in to town. The views are amazing.This stop is a must do...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Eagle's Nest is a great place to see Geiranger and several of the surrounding falls. A beautiful platform has been constructed into the mountain, including a diverted waterfall, for the best viewing. The weather wasn't great on the day that we were there, but that...More

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Ravi S
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Response from leffex | Reviewed this property |
Hi again, or try to rent a car, if you can drive a car. I don't know how expensive that will be. Should it not be trilling to drive the "Trollstigen" by yourself? I drove the "Trollstigen" for 20 years ago.
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