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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Ullensvang Lofthus
This hotel is set in an incredible location. There are no other hotels like it in the area. The grounds and pool are great. Food at dinner and breakfast were disappointing and not in line with the rest of the hotel.
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Up and away we continued heading north up through the beautiful scenery. Passing by Sorfjorden it was spectacular and we stopped at Lofthus on a pretty campsite overlooking the fjord.
We donned our hiking boots and set out, climbing up the steep sides towards Nosi, a mighty peak. After an hour or so of relentless climbing up up up we reached rather a lot of snow. We continued up ...
... 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 ...
... br> We had a good long chat here and of course they asked me, just like
everyone else has on the trip what I thought about all this independence for
Scotland. Of course I told them my views!!!
From up here I could see the town of Norheimsund and the area where I
stayed last night and so took a few photos.
After a good long laugh up here with the Germans I headed on up this road.
The snow gets more and more and eventually I am riding between two large walls ...
... to follow that circuit! The scenery was fantastic, many high mountains, narrow passes, and patches of snow still on the higher peaks. The fjords were awesome with mountains rising several hundred metres from the waterline. Photos cannot convey the spread and grandeur of the 'Fjordscape'. Several isolated villages along the water's edge. Picturesque, but we wonder how they cope in the depths of winter. An altogether inspiring ...
... out and got the photo that made the 22km all worthwhile and I managed to dangle my ankles over the edge. We count ourselves lucky we got to turn around. At the top there was a two man film crew that had spent the last two days on top waiting for a 30 second shot in the sunlight. The way down seemed to fly by, apart from the last kilometer, which again took around 40 minutes to scramble down.
So here we sit, slightly sore but at least with ...