Urnes Stave Church

Excursion

Free

Duration

Approx. 3hrs in total. 1h40 driving time.

Season

Available all year

Min. number

0 travellers

Booking code

INCL-SLN1


Visit the UNESCO-listed Urnes Stave Church.
  • Visit the UNESCO-listed Urnes Stave Church.

  • Scenic bus drive through fjord landscape

  • Enjoy a guided tour at the Stave Church.


Enjoy a trip the nearby Urnes Stave Church. Urnes is the oldest stave church in Norway. Built in the 12th century, it’s a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It’s an outstanding example of traditional Scandinavian wooden architecture, bringing together Celtic art, Viking traditions, and Romanesque style. Marvel at the church’s exquisite interior carvings, notable for both their artistic and historical significance.

Practical information

  • Language: English.

  • Included: Bus, guide, entrance

  • Remarks/requirements: Dress in warm layers with a windproof and waterproof outer layer. No photography is permitted inside the church. 

  • Walking information: Walking over uneven terrain, inclines, and some steps

  • Wheelchair accessible: Upon request

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