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Nasjonale Turistvegar Gamle Strynefjellsvegen

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Beautiful!

Let me start by saying that my wife and I planned an entire month vacation around driving the... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Bryan B
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Carterville, Illinois
What a stunning drive

We drove from Hjelle to Grotli and this road is simply stunning. High up the autumn colours are... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Douglas645
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Horsham, United Kingdom
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Stryn 2695, Norway
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Reviewed 7 September 2014

During our travel to Norway, last 2 weeks, we drove the Route 258 , between Grotly & Stryne. The road is known as Nasjonale Gamle Strynefjellsvegen. this is a 27 km' of gorgeous landscape not typical to Norway, thouh very impressive Our trip was at...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2018

Let me start by saying that my wife and I planned an entire month vacation around driving the Norwegian National Tourist Routes and we were not disappointed. This route is very high in elevation and is absolutely stunning. To be honest with you, most of...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We drove from Hjelle to Grotli and this road is simply stunning. High up the autumn colours are just turning. Breathtaking views of lakes, mountains, glaciers and waterfalls. It is mostly single track but with plenty of passing places. There weren't many cars. There is...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

I'm in love with this area, I want to move here and live a simple life! <3 the narrow gravel road probably keeps heavier traffic and some tourists away which makes it more intimate. But the landscape and the scenery is worth coming a long...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

The road connects town mountain villages with the fjord village of Stryn. The route passes round, glaciated forms and steep, rugged topography. Skiing is possible far into the summer and the road is not opened until June. A lot of hairpin bends, the route then...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We drove the old road and had the best views. Try to plan your drive on a sunny day to maximize the views. Sandy and stony roads so take a good car.

Thank BaakDK
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We took this tourist road on our way to Hjelle. It takes 30-45 minutes longer than the usual way (which goes through 3 tunnels), but it's so worth it! The views are amazing: snowy mountains, deep blue mirror lakes, water falls, etc. It's a gorgeous...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We travelled late in August from Ospeli Bridge to Old Jøl Bridge past the impressive waterfalls Videfossen and Øvstefossen. Amazing views! But the road is narrow and winding and even though only 27 km long, we didn't have enough time to go the whole way...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017

I drove this Norwegian Scenic National route today and I was blown away. It used to be the old passage over the mountain to Stryn, and is open only parts of the year so make sure to check. The road is narrow but surrounded by...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Magnificient view from this old road from Grotli.(the New has tunnels) Summerski om the glacier halfway.

Thank Imsdahl
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

On our way from Geiranger to Loen we decided to avoid the many tunnels on route E15 and also because it was designated as one of 18 National Touristic Roads of Norway. The road (#258) starts near Grotli and stretches for 27Kms until reconnecting with...More

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lugubres
29 October 2017|
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Response from AddieHeidenDK | Reviewed this property |
I drove both ways on the same day (the route is not very long 27km (16 mi) but it will take you about an hour to drive one way to the conditions.), and in my opinion I preferred driving from Grotli to Videsaeter, although... More
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Sabina N
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Yes, I saw several campers when I drove it in August.
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MonikaG1652
13 May 2017|
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Yes, you should be perfectly fine
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