Beautifully situated campsite directly in front of an 80 meter high waterfall at the base of the Sognefjellet. Fine restaurant. Nice cabins and beautiful rooms for rent. Near Jotunheimen National Park.
Vassbakken Kro & Camping in Skjolden in the Vestland (Sogn og Fjordane) region
Vassbakken Kro & Camping is located in the beautiful Fortun Valley, directly on the Fortundalselva river where you can fish well. You can also go fishing, swimming and canoeing in lake Eidsvatnet, which is a little further away. The campsite is within walking distance of the village of Skjolden, where you will find various shops and an indoor swimming pool and climbing wall. Vassbakken Kro & Camping has a fine restaurant where traditional Norwegian dishes are served. And there is a cozy terrace, where you can enjoy a cup of coffee while watching the 80 meter high waterfall just in front of the campsite.
Beautiful location at the base of the Sognefjellet
The campsite is in a very impressive setting at the base of the Sognefjellet. Directly along the "55", 1 of the most beautiful Tourist Roads in Norway. This snow-rich road (in the direction of Lom) takes you to an altitude of 1.435 meters and is therefore the highest road accessible by car in Northern Europe. The views from the road are unforgettable. But the area is of course also excellent for taking wonderful walks!
At Vassbakken Kro & Camping
The camping pitches at Vassbakken Kro & Camping are scattered throughout the campsite and there is always a nice place to be found. Wherever you stand, the view is beautiful everywhere. At the campsite you will find a nice playground, a small camping shop, there is free WIFI and you can use the sauna. The sanitary facilities are simple, but are well maintained. In the restaurant you can also order breakfast in the morning. Very handy if you are going for a long walk.
Jotunheimen, Sognefjord and Nigardsbreen
Vassbakken Kro & Camping is centrally located between the beautiful Jotunheimen National Park and the Nigardsbreen glacier in the Jostedal. You reach the Jotunheimen National Park via the beautiful route over the Sognefjellet. The Nigardsbreen glacier can be reached via the Lustrafjord, a branch of the Sognefjord, the longest fjord in the world. If you opt for a longer stay at Vassbakken Kro & Camping you will not be bored. Because in addition to Jotunheimen and the Nigardsbreen you will also find in the area: National Park Breheimen, the stave church of Urnes and various waterfalls, like the Asafossen, Drivandefjossen and the Feigumfossen.
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