Travel Blogs from Ulvik
... from Eidfjord to Kinsarvik where we took a ferry to Utne. We then drove south along the fjord to Jondal before a second ferry to Tørvikbygd. From there it was a drive north to Vossevangen. The day was a bit overcast with a few showers but it was a scenic drive with nice windy ...
... through farms and forests etc. There was
loads of waterfalls and rivers also.
Finally I am stopped by a coin operated barrier across the road and there
are instructions about going up this road and that it is rather narrow and
I pay my 80K (£8) and the barrier lifts and on I go. Sure enough this road
is a bit rough and is simply laid right on top of what it simply went over.
It is extremely steep and is gaining altitude at an alarming ...
... the glacier in the pouring down rain. Of course, they were jazzed about the outing and rightfully so. We all saw blue ice some up close, some from a distance. We all enjoyed seeing the pictures that evening while enjoying a bit of Pear cider before dinner. Once again, the chef at the Utne Hotel prepared a wonderful dinner for us. The onion soup was follow by halibut with ...
Yahoo, the rain has stopped and our hike today will be that much more fun! Today, we will have a local guide in addition to our WT guide. Hans was quite a character. He is from Ulvik although he has many years traveling the world involved in humanitarian works. The terrain we covered today was not as tough as yesterday partly because it was drier. After the hike we enjoyed a traditional lunch of ...
... wasn't as nice a train as the first one. I slept most of the way. Upon our arrival in Voss we hopped back on our bus. On the road again to our next ferry ride from Bruravik to Brimmes, a quick 10 minute trip. We didn't have to get off the bus, but many did for the WC. I needed to stretch and stand up for awhile. Final leg of the day, Brimmes to Lofthus to our hotel, Hotel Ullensvang where many famous people have stayed, including ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service