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Balestrand Fjord Adventures

Maalsnes, Balestrand 6899, Norway
+47 478 55 323
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Fast and Beautiful

Lars took us on great Fjord RIB Boat Safari of the Fjord, waterfalls and history of the area-all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
High Point, North Carolina
via mobile
Fjord was very calm, so was Lars!

My wife booked this high speed boat tour for our family of four. All of us really enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pelham, New Hampshire
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1 week ago
“Fast and Beautiful ”
1 week ago
“Fjord was very calm, so was Lars!”
Maalsnes, Balestrand 6899, Norway
+47 478 55 323
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lars took us on great Fjord RIB Boat Safari of the Fjord, waterfalls and history of the area-all in done wearing our "yellow Space suits and googles" In a light rain! The "space suit" is supposed to keep us from drowning in case we go...More

Thank DSchwalbe
Lars_Malsnes, Eier at Balestrand Fjord Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the great comment.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife booked this high speed boat tour for our family of four. All of us really enjoyed the trip, from suiting up in outdoor jump suits, googles and gloves, even though it was fifty five degrees F out (12 C), to the speedy (very!)...More

Thank DougJoshAndy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back from this ride. Highly, highly recommend it. Lars was friendly, informative and have great commentary on the area. Don't miss this

Thank ineseho
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This was a very exhilarating tour. Just fabulous and enjoyed every minute skimming over the fjord waters. The views were awesome and seeing everyday working life was great plus waterfalls, 12th century stone church and much more. So cool - I would certainly recommend this...More

1  Thank Lynette G
Lars_Malsnes, Eier at Balestrand Fjord Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you so much for the comment. I am glad that you enjoyed the trip.

Reviewed 16 November 2016

I was there for only one night.I arrived by six pm, but all around this city is absolutely wonderful.The landscape, the houses, the church made of wood, the Kviknes Hotel. Unfortunetly i could not stay for one or more days, but just one night.This city...More

1  Thank Monicazz
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Lars is a great fellow and wonderful guide. We thoroughly enjoyed spending time with him as we saw amazing scenery on the fjord and stopped at a waterfall. He told great stories about what we were seeing and shared aspects of his life let us...More

3  Thank mrdesign
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We were staying in Balestrand as part of a Newmarket Holidays package and had a free last day, so decided to book this RIB tour, having read the reviews online. We booked with Angela at the Tourist Information for a 1pm tour. Unfortunately when we...More

3  Thank Debbie G
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This was on of the highlights of our trip to Norway. While the RIB tours are larger (12 plus people) and more commercial in Flam, this one was small (6 people) and more intimate. Lars was very knowledgeable and a great guide. He suited us...More

Thank Eric G
Reviewed 10 September 2016

My husband and I enjoyed our thrilling and beautiful 90 minute cruise around the fjords on our first trip to Balestrand. The owner and Captain Lars is enthusiastic and friendly and assures everyone feels safe and has fun. We went on the daily afternoon trip...More

3  Thank FLBergie
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic afternoon. This is a wonderful way to get to see nature up close. Lars is so knowledgeable and friendly. You can see and learn so much more than on the ferries or Norway in a Nutshell. Highly recommended.

2  Thank Darryl B
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alice b
Hi there: We are going to be in Balestrand for 2 full days. I had found a 1/2 Fjaerlandsfjord excursion that also includes a stop at the Glacier Museum and the Boyabreen glacier. I was wondering if you would reccomend this or are there other ways to view some of the fjords in that area? This will be early June. We are then heading to Solvorn with a car for 2 1/2 days. Thanks very much. Alice. PS: We will have come from Oslo-Flam (via train); ferry from Flam to Gudvangen and then high speed ferry from Flam to Balestrand. We end up taking a ferry from Balestrand to Bergen.
24 March 2017|
Response from Lars_Malsnes | Property representative |
Hello Alice b. I can recommend this roundtrip. I offer daily roundtrip starting and private trips. Please visit our website balestrandadventure.no for more information. For further information please contact me by mail... More
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Did you book it locally and how much did it cost?
8 September 2016|
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Response from OsloBound | Reviewed this property |
We did book online the day prior. Search online for fjordtours Balestrand and Fjord Safari online reservation form will show up (tripadvisor does not alow to publish a link). Prices are published online and you may pre-pay... More
How can I book this online before I arrive in Balestrand?
14 June 2016|
Response from Ashley B | Reviewed this property |
The website and email address are available under the info section. I emailed to book our tour