Fagernes Tourism, Norway

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is the administrative centre of the municipality of Nord-Aurdal, in Oppland county, Norway. It is the largest settlement in the valley of Valdres, with a population of 1,801. On 14 June 2007 the municipal council of Nord-Aurdal decided to bestow city status upon Fagernes. The decision came into force on 8 September 2007, when Fagernes celebrated its 150th anniversary. Fagernes lies approximately 3 hours north west of Oslo, and is an important destination for tourism in Norway, due to good communications and the nature in the surrounding Valdres valley, and mountain areas such as Jotunheimen and Spåtind. The local airport is Fagernes Airport, Leirin.


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Fagernes, Norway. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. After your splendid visit to Fagernes, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Flam. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Flam for its bountiful attractions like The Flam Railway, Fjord Safari, Stegastein Viewpoint on your trip to Fagernes. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

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Facts and Stats for Fagernes*

  • Living in Fagernes - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 30.42 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Fagernes

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Fagernes

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.31 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 51.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 119.11 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 111.66 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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