Destination guide

Travel to adventurous Balestrand

The area's jazz and churches are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Balestrand. Well known for its mountain views, aquarium and cross-country skiing, this scenic city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Balestrand

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Balestrand is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Saebotjorna Lake (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Boyabreen (21.7 mi / 34.8 km)

Transport to and around Balestrand

The nearest airport is in Sogndal (SOG-Haukasen), located 24 mi (38.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Forde (FDE-Bringeland), which is 24.9 mi (40.1 km) away.