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'''Sognefjorden''' [http://www.sognefjord.no/en-GB/] is in [[Norway]].
 
'''Sognefjorden''' [http://www.sognefjord.no/en-GB/] is in [[Norway]].
  
==Get In==
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==Regions==
 
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There are a number of ways to get to the Sognefjord. Probably the most enjoyable is via a ferry from nearby towns; the most convenient would be one of the high speed ferry (express boat) services operated several times each day from [[Bergen]].
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It is also possible to reach the town of [[Flåm]], which sits at the tip of a fjord that branches off the Sognefjord, via an incredibly steep railway line.
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Of course, many of the towns on the fjord are also accessible by daily bus services.
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==Get Around==  
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==Cities==
 
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*[[Skjolden]] -- The innermost town of the fjord
 
*[[Skjolden]] -- The innermost town of the fjord
  
==Other points of interest==
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==Other destinations==
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==Understand==
  
 
The Sognefjord is crossed by the second largest stretch of a powerline in the world. Its span width is 4597 metres [http://www.statnett.no/default.aspx?ChannelID=1307]!
 
The Sognefjord is crossed by the second largest stretch of a powerline in the world. Its span width is 4597 metres [http://www.statnett.no/default.aspx?ChannelID=1307]!
 
Do not expect tall pylon at the end of this stretch. They are not required, because of the topography.
 
Do not expect tall pylon at the end of this stretch. They are not required, because of the topography.
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==Talk==
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==Get in==
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There are a number of ways to get to the Sognefjord. Probably the most enjoyable is via a ferry from nearby towns; the most convenient would be one of the high speed ferry (express boat) services operated several times each day from [[Bergen]].
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It is also possible to reach the town of [[Flåm]], which sits at the tip of a fjord that branches off the Sognefjord, via an incredibly steep railway line.
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Of course, many of the towns on the fjord are also accessible by daily bus services.
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==Get around==
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==See==
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===Itineraries===
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==Eat==
 
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==Drink==
 
==Drink==
  
==Stay Safe==
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==Stay safe==
 
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==Get Out==
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==Get out==
  
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Revision as of 17:04, 27 February 2007

Sognefjorden [1] is in Norway.

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Regions

Cities

Other destinations

Understand

The Sognefjord is crossed by the second largest stretch of a powerline in the world. Its span width is 4597 metres [2]! Do not expect tall pylon at the end of this stretch. They are not required, because of the topography.

Talk

Get in

There are a number of ways to get to the Sognefjord. Probably the most enjoyable is via a ferry from nearby towns; the most convenient would be one of the high speed ferry (express boat) services operated several times each day from Bergen.

It is also possible to reach the town of Flåm, which sits at the tip of a fjord that branches off the Sognefjord, via an incredibly steep railway line.

Of course, many of the towns on the fjord are also accessible by daily bus services.

Get around

See

Itineraries

Do

Eat

Drink

Stay safe

Get out

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