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Kjeasen Mountain Farm

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Breathtaking view..!

Drove by car on a rainy day Agree with others that not much to do there other than enjoy a... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
MyTravels1965
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United Kingdom
Stunning view / nice tunnel

We rented two electric Renault Twizys in the village and made our way up to the farm. The drive... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2018
360travelling247
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Berlin, Germany
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Kjeåsen mountain farm is described as the world's most isolated settlement, it is like an eagle's nest 530m above the Simadalsfjord. The road to the farm starts in Simadal, about 10 km from Eidfjord/Rv7. Due to narrow road, hourly driving has been...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Kjeasen, 5783, Norway
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

Drove by car on a rainy day Agree with others that not much to do there other than enjoy a breathtaking panorama and lush green fields on the mountain slope. Glad we did it but the view is not exceptional and you will experience similar...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank MyTravels1965
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

We rented two electric Renault Twizys in the village and made our way up to the farm. The drive is fun, lots of cool views and a narrow and dark tunnel. Up there the view is cool, unfortunately only a “so so” waffle was sold....More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 360travelling247
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

We hiked the old path to the farm from the fjord a 530 meter ascent. It is steep and probably not for the faint hearted, but a very uniqie experience. We used 4,5 hours round trip with lots of photo stops and lunch by the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Halvard S
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Very nice views although not much to do.... drive up at the hour (eg 9am) and down at the half (eg 9.30)

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2017

Very close to Eidfjord town if you have a car. Have to go up the hill on a narrow road and pass through a one way tunnel. Once you reach up , there are 2 small farm houses , we were not very impressed by...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank 704Ravish007
Reviewed August 16, 2017

This is a must! Amazing place, and the history. Think about the people who lived here, High up in the mountain, without the road

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank FunItaly
Reviewed July 28, 2017

Beautiful experience. We went by car, and it was worth it. Check the time when you go up. The tunnel up is open at the hour and down at the half.

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Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Eric_Huitzing
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

This is one of the farms that you can drive upto. The road is narrow and needs careful driving. You won't regret the detour and if you are not planning any major hikes around Geiranger farms - this is your best bet. The views are...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank preetik123
Reviewed July 3, 2017

It was interesting experience to drive up to Kjeasen trough long and dark tunnel. It was a little bit scary but worth the time to drive up and see lovely landscape. If you going to Eidfjord don't miss this spot also on a rainy day!...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Jovita V
Reviewed June 11, 2017

we went up in early June and there were only 2 other people up there. It was a clear day and the views were magnificent.The tunnel up is fairly narrow and you need to get the timing right to avoid other cars.Wonderful wildflowers and old...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Jan M
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KathieH828
March 24, 2017|
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Response from Tor-Eirik N | Property representative |
No arrangements need to be made. Feel free to visit the farm whenever you like.
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cruisequeen1947
June 6, 2016|
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I'm sure I'm a bit late to respond, but it might be of help to others. In order to get to the farm if you don't have your own vehicle, I'd suggest hitchhiking with other tourists. You can either get a ride all the way up, or... More
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jschoun
September 28, 2015|
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The farm is open for visitors 24/7 unless the road is for some reason closed. Souvenir/waffle sales have irregular schedules, but are often open most days during late June till August.
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