Climb Mt. Aksla
Available all year
See the Art Nouveau city from its most famous viewpoint
Capture a postcard perfect photo
Get some exercise up 481 steps
Join the Expedition Team up the 418 steps to the summit of Mt. Aksla, 189 meters above sea level. Atop Mt. Aksla, experience a stunning view of the surrounding island archipelago, Ålesund’s beautiful town center, and the mighty Sunnmøre Alps.
The steps up Mt. Aksla are a defining feature of this coastal city, for locals and tourists alike. Prepare for a steep climb, with several vantage points along the way to stop, rest, and take a photograph. Once you reach the top, you may find that you recognize this panoramic view—it’s postcard perfect.
Comfortable walking shoes, backpack, and water bottle recommended.
This is a steep climb. Guest should be in good physical condition. There are stops along the way to rest and railings to hold on to.
Wheelchair accessible: No
Languages: English, Norwegian, German
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