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Four people enjoying the view on fjord cruise Nærøyfjord on board Future of The Fjords
Three people sledging in the ski slopes in Myrkdalen
Two women smiling and admiring the view of the white landscape from Flåm Railway in winter
Fretheim Hotel and garden in winter
Group of teens having a rest in the slopes while skiing in Myrkdalen Mountain Resort
A group of people on Stegastein Viewpoint admiring the view of the Aurlandsfjord and snowclad mountains
Myrkdalen Hotel seen from the slopes in winter
Ski instructor and pupil having a ski lesson in Myrkdalen Mountain Resort
Girls skiing down the slopes in Myrkdalen Mountain Resort

Ski & Fjord Experience

Discover the heart of Fjord Norway’s stunning winter landscape. Combine superb skiing at Myrkdalen Mountain Resort, one of the largest and most snow-sure ski resorts in Norway with the ultimate kick-back adventure by the UNESCO listed Nærøyfjord!

Fjord adventures in Flåm

Winter by the fjords is suitable for everyone. A wide range of activities are on offer, whether you prefer to join a fjord cruise on the UNESCO world heritage listed Nærøyfjord, take the world famous Flåm Railway or just enjoy the spectacular views from Stegastein Viewpoint in peaceful surroundings. Flåm is a great hub for exploring winter activities because of its unique location and transport connections that lets you combine fjord and mountain within an hour.

In Flåm you can create your own adventure. Just make sure you end your day with a warming drink in front of the fire, just like the locals!

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Suggested itinerary - 3 nights

Day 1:

  • Arrival at Myrkdalen Mountain Resort
  • Check into Myrkdalen Hotel for one night
  • Dinner in Restaurant Nuten

Day 2:

  • Enjoy skiing and other snow activities in Myrkdalen Mountain Resort
  • Get on the Fjords & Mountain Bus to Flåm
  • Check into Fretheim Hotel for the next two nights
  • Dinner at Restaurant Arven

Day 3:

  • Enjoy a fjord cruise on the UNESCO-listed Nærøyfjord
  • Admire the view from Stegastein Viewpoint
  • Dinner at Restaurant Arven

Day 4:

  • Check out from Fretheim Hotel
  • Experience the famous Flåm Railway to Myrdal
  • Continue to Oslo or Bergen by train

A unique combination

Historical Fretheim Hotel

Stay at historical Fretheim Hotel while in Flåm. The hotel offer close encounters with the best of local culture, local tastes and spectacular views towards the fjord and mountains.

Dine at Restaurant Arven which aims to give its guests an amazing culinary experience by offering a combination of first-rate regional and seasonal ingredients accompanied by an excellent range of drinks.

Myrkdalen Mountain Resort

Myrkdalen Mountain Resort is one of the most snow-sure destinations in Norway and the largest ski resort in Western Norway. For beginners, the quiet slopes are ideal for building confidence, while intermediates can look forward to some of Europe’s best snow on the wide cruisey slopes. The expert skier can enjoy the snow parks, ski cross slopes and great off-piste terrain. The resort is renowned for the off-piste possibilities, easily accessible from the lifts.

Equipment may be rented at the Myrkdalen Ski Rental, while the Ski School offer both private and group lessons for all levels of skiing, as well as snowboard and cross-country skiing.

Fjords & Mountain Bus

Combine your visit to Flåm with a trip to Myrkdalen Mountain Resort and enjoy skiing and other snow activities in one of Norway's most snowy destinations. The Fjords & Mountain Bus has two daily departures in each direction between Flåm and Myrkdalen and makes it easy to experience the best of both fjord and mountains.

Snow activties without skis

Do not fret if skiing is not your thing. Playing in the snow is fun for everyone and Myrkdalen has a variety of other snow activities to enjoy. Why not take the last lift up and join an exciting trip with snow racer down the empty slopes, try hiking in the snow with snowshoes or go on a sleigh ride in the beautiful winter landscape.

Myrkdalen Hotel

The ski in - ski out location of Myrkdalen Hotel makes it the ideal choice of accommodation for a night or two in Myrkdalen. The modern hotel offers a wide range of rooms, apartment and cabins.

Food and drink is an important part of every holiday. At Myrkdalen Hotel you can choose between three restaurants and two bars, with something for everyone.