Alesund

Norway

Cruises To Alesund

One of Norway's most beautiful towns, renowned for its Jugend-style architecture and art nouveau style. Cruise visitors will immediately notice Alesund's unique layout, as it is built on islands extending to the sea, and offers scenic views of fjords and the Sunnmore Alps. Alesund is the fishing capital of Norway. Explore more of Alesund on a European cruise!

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    The Port of Alesund
    Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    CET (Central Europe Time)
    UTC/GMT +2 hours
  • Language
    The local language is Norwegian. Say "thank you" in Norwegian: "takk" (nynorsk)
  • Currency & Shopping
    Norwegian Krone (NOK)
    Souvenirs, hobby shops and native crafts.
    • Best Way to Get Around
      Organized Shore Excursions for sightseeing, City Walk, Atlantic Ocean park and more! Buses, trains and ferries available.
    • Famous For
      The city of Alesund is known for its Art Nouveau architecture, surrounding fjords and high peaks of the Sunnmore Alps.
    • Fun Fact #1
      Alesund is the fishing capital of Norway, making it a popular pastime for locals and visitors alike.
    • Tip
      For the freshest seafood, buy shrimp from the local fishermen on the quayside in Alesund.

Alesund TOP EXCURSIONS

A Variety of Choices

We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.

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Land Of The Trolls

Experience the thrill of ascending and descending the Trolls' Path with its daring hairpin turns. Then stop to admire th...

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Mount Stranda & City Highlights

Stunning scenery and the highlights of Alesund are yours to discover in this tour that takes you to the top of Mount Str...

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Highlights Of Alesund

Start your tour with a drive along the Borgund Fjord to the old trading centre of Borgund. You'll visit the Sunnmore Ope...

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Hjorund Fjord Cruise

Enjoy a scenic and relaxing cruise on Hjorundfjord, regarded by many as one of the most beautiful fjords in the world an...

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