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Prior to visiting Flam, I saw a lot of recommendations for the bike ride from Myrdal to Flam and... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2018
Steilacoom, Washington

loved biking down Rallar road! We rented our bikes from Rallar cafe (online, and in advance). we... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
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CYCLING - RALLARVEGEN 80 km - Season: 10/7-30/9 Rallarvegen, the service road built for the construction of the Bergenline, has won a special status as a cycle track and is becoming more and more popular every year. Rallarvegen Haugastol - Flam In...more
Haugastol, Finse, Myrdal, Flam, Norway
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

Prior to visiting Flam, I saw a lot of recommendations for the bike ride from Myrdal to Flam and knew it was something I wanted to do. We are sooooooo glad we did this! Truly a highlight of our 4 day stay in Flam. We...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank DiannS_13
Reviewed August 20, 2018

loved biking down Rallar road! We rented our bikes from Rallar cafe (online, and in advance). we took the flam railway from flam to myrdal, then picked up the bikes at myrdal station and took of down rallarvegan. It was really great and the views...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Fatema K
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Because we are 75 years old, we were a bit hesitant to ride the Rallarvegen--found no reviews by anyone over about 55! Don't underestimate it--it is challenging, sometimes scary, but exhilarating! DO IT! Here are the facts--not from memory but from info recorded on my...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank DGAT1989
Reviewed July 31, 2018

We did the ride from Finse to Flam. It was the highlight of our Norway trip and was well worth the planning hassles and cost. Mountains, glaciers, lakes, waterfalls, meadows of lupines, and a decent physical challenge ... . Below are some logistical details that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
8  Thank craig w
Reviewed July 28, 2018

We rented bikes from Haugestol with a hotel package and cycling. It came with train tickets to Finse, but we decided we would ride from Haugestol to Flam, which is about 50 miles ( 80 km). We were lucky it was over 25 degrees Celsius,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Glen065
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

This has been on our bucketlist of day-trips from our cottage for years. We booked the Flåm railway two days in advance from Flåm to Myrdal and paid extra to bring our own bikes. You can rent at the cafe at the Myrdal station, but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank peterjK2382EL
Reviewed July 22, 2018

My husband and I took the trail between Myrdal and Flam - 21 Kilometers. We ride on flat ground a lot in Georgia, so this was a new experience on a very steep grade, with loose gravel. It took us 80 minutes to cover the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank paula c
Reviewed July 12, 2018

I love biking, but I never did a bike route as Rallarvegen before. I planned with my husband to start from Haugastol to Flåm, 3 days of biking. The landscapes are breath taking, I went during summer and the weather was fantastic. However, if you're...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Lina L
Reviewed December 24, 2017

Rallarvegen as seen from the Flåm Railway is a construction/access road that is now popular as a trail for bicyclists. The road is 123 kilometres, and every year from July to September, over 20,000 cyclists travel the route.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank AddieHeidenDK
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Bikingtour approx. 4-5hours from f.e. Finse to Flåm. You can rent a bike at the trainstation directly and give it back at the trainstation in Flåm. In high season I recommend a reservation. This route you will ride is not just fun and beautiful, its...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank JanSmithSchneider
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Marcela V
July 2, 2018|
Response from Sassyadventurers | Reviewed this property |
it depends on your walking and cycling speed. its doable in 6 hours...where are you starting from?
February 25, 2018|
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Response from Sassyadventurers | Reviewed this property |
hi kuznlori, the cycling route is doable depends if you have done it in recent past. also it depends upon your physical fitness.. how active you are. most of the cycling route in plain only in parts thr is little... More