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Molde - the Atlantic Road - Kristiansund - Molde
This trip goes from Molde via Norwegian Scenic Route the Atlantic Road - often described as the world’s most beautiful road – to Kristiansund and back to Molde!
On weekdays you will have a half hour stop at Eide, a small village with some shops and a charming bakery/coffee shop.
The Atlantic Road connects Averøy with the mainland via a series of small islands and islets spanned by a total of eight bridges over 8274 meters. The road is a national tourist route. With its location at the edge of the mighty ocean, the Atlantic Road is as beautiful in sunshine and calm weather as in full storm and rain.
On weekdays you have plenty of time to explore the Atlantic Road, but on Saturdays the bus goes directly to Kårvåg and you and enjoy the view from the bus window.
If you stop at the Atlantic Road, you will get off the bus at Eldhusøya. Here you can take a walk on the suspended walkway around the islet. The walkway consists of latticework (“grids”) “floating” above the terrain and is suitable for or anyone. The service building at Eldhusøya, with its distinct architecture that falls into the terrain, has a café and toilets. (Open Saturdays and Sundays in the spring and every day from 1st June to 31st August.) The area also offers a magnificent landscape, a rich bird life and great fishing opportunities.
Kristiansund known for the dried and salted cod – “klippfisk” (literally “cliff fish”). The city’s speciality is the dish bacalao and dishes with “klippfisk” are served in all the restaurants and most of the cafés in town. The town has a rich cultural offering and a selection of shops and cafés.
The trip back to Molde goes via Frei and Batnfjorden. Along the route you can enjoy the beautiful mountain and fjord landscape.
Departure from: Molde bus terminal, track 7
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