Norway Fjords-Olden Nordfjord

Today’s port was Olden, Norway.   Once we left the ship (Norwegian Jade), we made our way over to the tours that were selling tours right off the boat.  We decided on the two-decker bus and as soon as the bus filled up, we were on our way.  The village of Olden was quite small, but had a beautiful landscaping, as we past by many farms on the route to see the Briksdal glacier.   Really pretty farmland was passed on the one lane road we traveled through the valley towards the glacier.  Sometimes the drive was scary.  Fast drivers, buses meeting at a curve, and squeezing by or back up on the lane.  The view of the lake, river and then the glacier coming into our view was just breathtaking.  We don’t know how people could ever get bored of those views.

As we headed back to the ship, we again took up our spot on the balcony to sit and watch the NordFjord go by.  It was magnificent!  So many picturesque farms and beautiful waters.  We were even treated to a wonderful rainbow as we were sailing in the Nordfjord.  Eric and I loved the Fjords.

Olden Port
Norwegian Jade
Rushing river through Olden Valley
Our Tour Bus
Briksdal Glacier
Beautiful farm land
Grass roof in the beautiful Olden
House in Olden
Nordfjord in its glory
Double rainbows as we leave the Fjord
So beautiful, can’t stop gazing at the fjord
So pretty
Fred Olsen ship mooring out in the Fjord
Selfie (Usie) time
On the way to Briksdal Glacier
View from our bus
Mountains surround Olden
First view of the Glacier
View from Bus of Glacier
Bus view
Another shot from the bus
That water color!
Another bus shot of the glacier view
Shot from Bus of the Glacier
Getting back on the bus
Eric getting a shot of the Glacier
Briksdal Glacier, Norway
Another shot at Briksdal
Us with the glacier backgroud
On our way back to Olden
The mirror of that water!
Scary ride on a one lane curvy road
Which one is the troll?
Olden port as we leave
Nordfjord farms
Eric in his comfy clothes enjoying the fjord
Love Norway!
Susan’s shot of rainbow
Could not get enough

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