Fjordane is a region at the northern outer skirts of the Balestrand commune. It is famous for its remote but breathtaking beautiful landscape and has visitors from all over the world every year
renting out the many holiday homes in the region. Balestrand is
a picturesque place directly by the Sognefjord in Western Norway, where more than 1300 people live. It is part of the Sogn of Fjordane
The closest bigger towns near us are Sogndal (1hr away), Førde (1,5hrs away), Voss (2hrs away) and Bergen (4hrs away). A regular ferry connects Balestrand
with Hella and Vangsnes on the other fjord side.
and we have great links to Bergen, with even an express boat is travelling daily to Bergen directly from Balestrand's harbour.
Fjordane is comprised of many little hamlets but its main areas are Sværefjorden, Vetlefjorden and Menes.