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Eidfjord Destination Guide

Touring Eidfjord in Norway

Eidfjord in the region of Hordaland with its 569 citizens is located in Norway - some 132 mi or ( 212 km ) West of Oslo , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Eidfjord

Time in Eidfjord is now 08:38 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Oslo " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Aalborg, Ulvik, Tveit, Trondheim, and Stavanger. Being here already, consider visiting Aalborg . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Eidfjord ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Norseman 2011 - The Going Got Tough

9:22 min by nxtri
Views: 155456 Rating: 4.98

www.nxtri.com - Norseman Xtreme Triatlon 2011 was as tough as they get. Enjoy this journey through some of the most beautiful landscapes in Norway, following some of the toughest athletes in the world ..

Norseman Xtreme Triathlon Track-Profile

4:50 min by petgutt
Views: 9447 Rating: 5.00

Norseman Xtreme Triathlon Track-Profile Norseman Xtreme Triathlon 2008 ..


Sea kayaking on the Hardangerfjord in Norway

2:06 min by visitnorwaycom
Views: 6619 Rating: 5.00

Watch this video about sea kayaking on the Hardangerfjord in Fjord Norway. ..

aida aura

6:24 min by Kielholer
Views: 3377 Rating: 5.00

Nordeuropa 1, Einlaufen in den Eidfjord, der AIDA Ausflug " Flamsbahn, Bergenbahn & Wasserfälle ". ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Norseman triathlon

The Norseman xtreme triathlon is a non-Ironman branded triathlon, point to point, race held in Norway annually. The distances are equivalent to those of an Ironman race with the swim starting from the loading bay of a car ferry, through the water of the Hardangerfjord fjord to the local town, Eidfjord. At Eidfjord the competitors transition onto their bikes and then cycle 180 km through the mountains, the first 40 km of which is uphill (reaching 1200 m above sea level).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.47 7.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Sport in Norway, Triathlon competitions

Eidfjordvatnet

Eidfjordvatnet is a moraine-dammed lake in the municipality of Eidfjord in Hordaland county, Norway.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.44 7.11 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Eidfjord, Lakes of Hordaland

Sima Hydroelectric Power Station

The Sima Power Station is a hydroelectric power station located in the municipality Eidfjord in Hordaland, Norway. The facility Lang-Sima operates at an installed capacity of 500 MW, and has an average annual production of 1,212 GWh. The facility Sy-Sima has an installed capacity of 620 MW, and an average annual production of 1,640 GWh. Operator is Statkraft.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.50 7.14 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Hordaland, Hydroelectric power stations in Norway, Statkraft

Måbødalen

Måbødalen is a narrow valley in the municipality of Eidfjord, in Hordaland, Norway. The valley begins at Upper Eidfjord and ends in Sysendalen, the western Hardangervidda. The valley contains one of the most notable waterfalls in the country, Vøringfossen, reachable via Highway 7. Consisting of three tunnels and three bridges, it is characterized by Hairpin turns. It is widely used by pedestrians and cyclists.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.42 7.20 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Valleys of Hordaland

Osafjord

The Osafjord is an arm of the Hardangerfjord in Hordaland county, Norway. Fully located within Ulvik municipality, the fjord is 12 km long. The outermost part of the fjord is known as Bagnsfjorden, named after the headland where the fjord starts. The Ulvikfjord is an arm of the Osafjord.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.50 6.90 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Fjords of Hordaland, Ulvik

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Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Eidfjord