Distance: 16,4 km one way
Elevation: 50 m (one way)
Highest top: 30 m
Tunnels: Two with no lights (300 m + 850 m)
Distance: 30 km one way
Elevation: 175 m (one way)
Highest top: 50 m
Tunnels: Three with no lights (300 m + 850 m + 350 m)
Distance: 78 km round-trip
Surface: Asphalt + ferry
Elevation: 1160 m
Highest top: 320 m
Tunnels: Three with no lights (300 m + 850 m + 350 m) and four with lights (650 m + 500 m + 550 m + 1,2 km (can be passed along a paved road on the outside)
Ferry: Check out the schedule and prices at: www.lustrabaatane.com
Good reasons to bike the Romantic Road:
Experience fresh fjord air combined with a cultural and active experience!
Low car traffic compared to other roads in Norway (the main traffic goes along Fv. 55)
Different route alternatives to fit your biking level
Experience some of Norway’s most popular attractions along the way!
Good to know:
The Romantic Road is a shared road with other traffic – here are some tips while on the road:
Always bike on the far right side of the road – consider to stop when meeting traffic in tight areas and in tunnels.
Bike in a straight line and not side-by-side
Pay attention to the traffic, respect the traffic rules and wear a helmet
Rent equipment and enjoy the road on your own, or join a tour with a local guide. Book your guided tour here.
All rental bikes in Skjolden have lights to make it safe through the dark tunnels. Rent your bike here.
Bring with you enough food and water on your journey and dress accordingly to the weather conditions (hats & mittens on cold days are recommended).
Read more about the Lustrafjord and the Sognefjord region at www.sognefjord.no
Information about the region: www.sognefjord.no
Information about Skjolden and webcamera: www.skjolden.com
Accommodation in Skjolden: www.skjoldenbrygge.com , www.skjoldenhotel.no , www.vassbakken.com , www.eidegard.com , www.skjolden.com/nymoen/
Accommodation in the Lustrafjord: www.walaker.com , www.bestebakken.no , www.nesgard.no , www.gaupnetunet.no , www.torvis.no , www.eikum.no , Døsen gard , www.luster-fjordhytter.com , www.rorbu.net
Along the Romantic Road:
RIB-tours, bicycle rental, SUP-rental: www.adventuretours.no
Ferry: Urnes – Solvorn: www.lustrabaatane.no
Sørheim juice village: www.lerummuseum.no
Feigesagi Cafè: www.facebook.com/feigesagi
Urnes farm, cafè and deer farm: www.urnes.no
UNESCO Urnes stave church: www.stavechurch.com/urnes-stavkirke
Lustrabui bakery: www.lustrabui.com
Kayak tours: www.fjordseal.com
Jostedal Glacier: www.jostedal.com