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Balestrand Tourist Information

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Address: Kaien, Balestrand 6899, Norway
Phone Number:
+47 57 69 12 55

Balestrand Tourist Information is centrally located by the harbour in...

Balestrand Tourist Information is centrally located by the harbour in Balestrand. The office is open May - September. Here you can buy tickets for day tours, and for the express boat. Bike rental, hiking maps, books and postcards for sale. Information on accommodation, transport and attractions in the area.

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Good information point with plenty of literature and also internet access. Very knowledgable and pleasant English lady was there when I visited. Most helpful.

Reviewed 29 September 2016
Crewe, United Kingdom
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Tampa, fl
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55 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We stopped in here and the person there was somewhat helpful. She gave us a map and helped us plan our day. She told us about construction of teh tunnels and offered excursions.

Thank brookums71
Crewe, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Good information point with plenty of literature and also internet access. Very knowledgable and pleasant English lady was there when I visited. Most helpful.

2 Thank Ian8344
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249 reviews
135 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Great source for information and outstanding recommendations by the woman host/staff. She was great to talk to and was extremely kind and helpful.

3 Thank mrdesign
Perranporth, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The member of staff in the office on the day that we required some information, was most helpful and happy to give us all the information we needed about ferry times etc. She was the most helpful member of any tourist information office I have ever visited! Thank you

3 Thank Rachel151
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The English lady who runs the office was very good. Providing accurate weather forecasts and bus times. Good local knowledge.

2 Thank Bluemegancat
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749 reviews
230 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 275 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We came in late Saturday and had Sunday as our day of activities. We really needed to get some info from the T1 but they were closed all day Sunday. On Monday we went by and got our info but too late as we had to leave Monday morning.

Thank French S
Durham, North Carolina
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22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We got information on local hiking, bicycling, attractions, boat schedules and rented bicycles in Ballestrand's Turist Office. Ms. Amanda is from UK, extremely helpful and knowledgeable!

3 Thank Mickacat
Armidale, Australia
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Had to use these guys a few times and they were the best. One of the girls at the desk told me about the hike to flatbreen which I would not have found on my own and it was unforgettable.

3 Thank Tiernan M
San Jose, California
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264 reviews
104 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The staff was very knowledgeable and helpful. The person who assisted us had a wealth of knowledge. You can also buy a code to access the one washer/dryer laundry facility.

3 Thank Cynthia P
Oakville, Canada
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230 reviews
95 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We had a day in Balestrand and uncertain what to do. The staff at this centre were very helpful. Also at this centre is laundry machines which can be used by anyone (at a cost).

4 Thank JarMarJHM

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