Snowshoe hike & Ægir Viking dinner

Snowshoe hike  & Ægir Viking dinner

Practical information

Trip lenght:
2,5-3 hours Snowshoe hike
Price:
Adult NOK 1245 / Child NOK 750
Dificulty:
Easy
Schedule:
08:15-10:45/11:15 (December 26th 2019 - March 31st 2020)
15:30-18:00/18:30 (February 1st - March 31st 2020)
Clothes:
Recommend warm clothing/layers. Dress according to weather.
Meeting point:
15 minutes prior to departure in the FjordSafari reception (Flåm inner harbor)
Children:
Recommended age limit 6 years old.

The trip begins by minibus along the Aurlandfjord and up to the spectacular viewpoint Stegastein, 650 meters above main sea level. Along the way your local guide will explain about life on the mountain farms as you pass them , and you are sure to see places you would not expect people to be able to live. On arrival you will be introduced to the art of walking on snowshoes and will hear the history behind them.

During the tour your guide will share information about the dramatic nature, winter by the fjord and the special culture in the area. You will have several opportunities to see the fjord far beneath you, the tiny village of Undredal, Flåm and the white mountain tops surrounding the entire fjord. At the turning point you will be served hot beverages and can take in the quiet and unique beauty of the area, the photo opportunities are many. The hike will take about 1-1,5 hours. Before the bus takes you back to Flåm there will be a stop at the viewpoint Stegastein. The trip is suitable for beginners general fitness but no experience needed. 

After a fresh winter day out and about, your evening continues with a dinner at the Ægir Brewpub. Dinner includes smoked reindeer, shellfish, fish and shellfish soup, pork shank and dark chocolate ganache cake. You will be served 5 beers for your meal, one for each type of food. Relax and enjoy the cozy atmosphere in front of the tall fireplace. (Vikingplank menu for children with non-alcoholic beverage also available). 

Duration Snowshoe hike: 2,5 -3hours 
Dinner served in Ægir BrewPub from 6pm-8pm
(Adult age requirement of 18+ due to the serving of alcohol included. Non alcoholic beverages available)