Best Things to do in Romsdalen

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Majestic mountains, chill nature experiences and action filled adventures. Experience the striking West-Norwegian nature in Romsdalen – amongst sharp peaks and deep fjords. Here you will find some of Norway's wildest landscapes and the Romsdalen Gondola ensures that everyone can explore the mountains on their own terms.


Make your way through 11 hairpin bends on Trollstigveien – one of Norway's most majestic stretches.Get behind the wheel and explore new thrills around every corner. Or get a bike and battle your way to the top by the use of pure muscle power. On top of the Trollstigen viewing platform, even the toughest of the tough can feel their legs shake a bit.
How about exploring Trollstigen on a guided bus tour
? Listen to the exciting storytelling when the guide updates you on historical and current events.


Enjoy the feeling of speed, excitement and saltwater in your hair on a thrilling RIB safari. Take in the beautiful views of the countryside while the driver tells you everything you need to know about the area you are traveling through. Choose between a 1,5 hour RIB safari or a 2.5 hour RIB safari.

The Romsdalen Gondola

The Romsdalen gondola makes the beautiful nature experiences in Romsdalen more easy to access. Norway's longest skylift transports you to the top of Nesaksla while you enjoy a 360 degree view of the mighty mountains. At the top, new nature experiences await – hike to the thrilling viewpoint of Rampestreken or dine above the clouds at Eggen Restaurant. Read more and book your gondola ticket here.

Eggen Restaurant

This restaurant is located at the top of Nesaksla – 708 meters above sea level. The menu is made up from whichever local ingredients that happen to be in season. Enjoy a nice meal while enjoying spectacular mountain views in every direction. It’s possible to rent the the venue for weddings, Christmas parties and conferences – for anyone looking to take their events to the next level. Literally. Read more and book a table at Eggen Restaurant.

Yoga on the Mountain

Join a yoga class out of the ordinary. Find inner peace in a special location on top of the mountain. At Eggen Restaurant a certified yoga instructor will introduce you to hatha, vinyasa or yin yoga, white the surrounding mountains tower over you. When the class is over, you will get to enjoy a delicious vegan smoothie. Now, with a new found energy boost, you can continue to enjoy the wonderful nature experience in the area. Read more and book Yoga on the Mountain.

Romsdalseggen – Norway's most beautiful mountain hike?

There are a number of beautiful mountain hikes in the area, and Romsdalseggen is perhaps the most well known. This narrow route is one of Norway's most beautiful mountain hikes and allows you to experience some of the region's most spectacular mountains and amazing views. Si how to see famous mountains like the King, Queen and Bishop and enjoy a fantastic view over Romsdalshorn, Trolltindene and Romsdalsfjorden.

Rampestreken – a Thrilling Viewing Point

Still haven’t visited Rampestreken? Step onto the 20-metre long steel ramp stretching straight out into the open air and take in the view of fjords and mountains. This is a short but fairly steep hike lasting for about 1.5 hours. A fantastic reward awaits 537 meters above sea level. When you are done enjoying the view, you can hike the remaining 15-20 minutes up to Nesaksla. Here you will find more nature experiences, Eggen Restaurant and the gondola's upper station.


From the ragged peaks in Åndalsnes, Atlanterhavsveien is not far away. This unique stretch of road takes you straight out to sea through 8 bridges, islands, islets and reefs. This is one of Norway's most beautiful road trips where you can enjoy beautiful sea views in all directions.

Guided Snowshoe and Gondola Ticket

The winter months cover Romsdalen in thick white velvet and open the door to new activities by the mountains and fjords. Combine a trip with the Romsdal gondola with a unique snowshoeing trip at the top of the mountain! Whether you are an experienced snowshoeing hero or are putting them on for the first time, this is an experience suitable for both children and adults of all ages. Read your and book your Guided Snowshoe and Gondola Ticket.

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