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A Beautiful Site In The Town Centre

I spent time awaiting the Ferry to Geiranger walking over to look at this spectacular, town centre... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Peter B
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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Lovely village in the Fjords

Visited on foot from a Fred Olsen cruise - did our own thing / explored on foot In addition to... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
johntX6753HO
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

I spent time awaiting the Ferry to Geiranger walking over to look at this spectacular, town centre waterfall, situated next door to the ferry car park. I also had a good view of it from the upper deck of the car ferry, from where I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Peter B
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Visited on foot from a Fred Olsen cruise - did our own thing / explored on foot In addition to the waterfall - which is spectacular from the top, bottom and side - we walked up the hill - checked out the church - and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

This town is really small but on a sunny day the town and the waterfalls that are right in town were amazing. Our cruise ship made an unplanned stop in this town and everyone enjoyed it. The town is very small but it is pretty,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

The long trip was worth it. Hellesylt is just a small village, yet it attracks many tourists. Hellesyltfossen is indeed a spectacular tourist spot in Norway! 👍🏼🇳🇴

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank totravelsistolive
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Hellesylt is a small town (or rather a village) where a boat trip from Geiranger took us. We docked there and went on by bus. Although the village is nice, it would not be special without this waterfall. At the time we were there, it...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mira V
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

The town of Hellesylt is very small. There was only one restaurant and one souvenir shop open there the day our cruise ship docked. The star of the show is the waterfall. You can stand on two bridges, one below the falls and one above...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank drjohnScottsdale
Reviewed December 24, 2017

We were in Stranda and decided to visit this small town. Very peaceful and amazingly beautiful with roaring mini waterfall. Can be a memorable stopover if you are driving by this area. There was also a nice souvenir shop.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Qamer_Zia
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

The waterfall is of cours beautiful, but for a native Norwegian from the area, this is actually just another waterfall. Anyhow since we were passing Hellesylt, I had top stop and take a couple of picture showing the large amount of water comming from the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank janoveh75
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Cruise ships tend to make short stops in Hellesylt on their way towards/from Geiranger. In fact, it would be optimal to stop here before reaching Fossevandring in Geiranger, as in our humble opinion the latter is simply more attractive. You do not have many alternatives...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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