Hellesylt, Norway Cruise Port

Hellesylt is a village town located in Stranda Municipality, in More og Romsdal County, Norway. It is situated at the head of one of the branches of the Storfjorden called Sunnylvsfjorden. Nearby, the famous Geirangerfjorden branches off into the Norwegian waters. The village town sits at an elevation of 77 m and covers an approximate area of 0.41 square kilometers, and plays host to a population of about 253 people according to data gathered in 2013 by the Norwegian government. Summertime is regarded to be the best time to visit this town and it is when thousands of tourists flock the region. The town is popular for a variety of things ranging from the fact that it has few inhabitants to its rich history and magnificent features. Featured below are some of the recommended experiences and activities that visitors can enjoy after cruising to Hellesylt:
 
  • Those looking to learn more about the village town's history should pay a visit to the Sunnylven church. It is a parish church, that is part of the Austre Sunnmore deanery in the Diocese of More and it dates back to at least 1150.
     
  • Another interesting place to visit in this village town is the Grand Hotel. It is an old building that dates back to 1875 and boasts of having some very interesting details in its wooden architecture. It offers a beautiful view of the fjord.
     
  • Thrill seekers and adventure lovers should pay a visit to the mountain Akerneset. The mountain plays host to a deserted fjord farm and was declared a Norwegian World Heritage Site for its unique geological setting and representation of Norwegian farm culture, which can only be accessed from the Storfjorden.
     
  • Visitors should also take the time to visit the Norangsdalen Valley, which is regarded to be the wildest valley in Norway. The Saebo-Leknes ferry offers access to the valley that can also be toured by road. Stunning views of the Norwegian landscape can be seen from this valley.
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