Rica Hotel Kristiansund
Travel Blogs from Kristiansund
... It is a 2.15 h boat trip and all you see is fjords surrounded by high mountains, there is hardly any villages or houses on the entire trip, except for a few old farm houses high in the mountains. Very different from our previous trip in the fjords. We even saw 3 dolphins that crossed our route.
From Valldal we then continued the Geiranger Trollstigen route, again with very amazing views over the ...
A guy from cruise critic had organized a full day tour today, with a bus load of others. We took the bus north on the great Atlantic road, a recently built road connecting many islands with bridges that has become on of the top tourist attractions of Norway. On a neighboring island, we stopped at the stave church in Kvarnes. There are only a couple dozen of the wooden churches left in Norway, built about ...
Drove from Trondheim along numerous fjords, traveling through a few tunnels and another ferry. Is this boat number 8 or 9? Beautiful scenery. Reached Kristiansund and waited for Rob and Rob, when had temporarily got "lost", by taking a detour south through even more exciting country.
Then we all drove south along the ...
Caught the local bus this morning to Kristiansund along the famed Ocean Road which hops the rocks and tiny islands in the fjord near Molde where we are docked. The trip took about an hour and a half an unfortunately is not as spectacular as we expected. Kristiansund is a nice town around a pretty harbour and we found wifi at the Quality Hotel where they gave us the code and let us sit in their lobby. ...
... used in Norway, which eclipsed the smaller traditional homes. As we entered port, we heard 3 cannon volleys--quite a surprise. We could see the smoke rising from atop the hill opposite our dock. We discovered from our guide that there is a fort on that hill & due to a battle that took place a long time ago, it has become tradition to announce to the townspeople the arrival of any ship. So everyone knew we had arrived (not like you're ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility