Ålesund City Walk

Ålesund City Walk
Ålesund City Walk
Ålesund City Walk
Ålesund City Walk
Ålesund City Walk
Ålesund City Walk
Ålesund City Walk

Come along and discover the beautiful city of Ålesund. On this walking tour, you will experience the Art Nouveau architecture that the city is known for, get to know more about its history and visit cultural sites. 

Ålesund is built on multiple islands and the heart of Ålesund is stretched over two of these islands, namely Nørvøy and Aspøy. The main industry in this region of Norway is fishing and in Ålesund, this is very visible. Fishing boats can be spotted in the waters that surround the city.

However, Ålesund is most known for its unusually consistent and iconic Art Nouveau architecture. Most of the buildings have been built between 1904 and 1907, after the fire which destroyed over 800 houses in the city center in January 1904.

During the 3-hour trip, your guide will take you on an entertaining walk through the city center and lead you to the fascinating Art Nouveau buildings. The excursion, you will also take you to the Jugendstil Senter (Art Nouveau Museum), located in the old Swan Pharmacy. There you will truly be taken back in time. 

You will learn more about the historical town fire and the subsequent rebuilding of the city center of Ålesund and the origin of the city's Art Nouveau style. Your guide will also bring you to several exhibitions which can be visited.

Don't miss out on this great opportunity to drink in the history and culture of the stunningly beautiful city of Ålesund. 

Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: Jul. - Sep.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Activities: Sightseeing, Cultural Activity, Walking
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Minimum age: 4 years.
  • Languages: English, Spanish, German, Dutch, French, Italian
  • Highlights: Ålesund, Jugendstilbyen
Pickup information:
  • Departure time : 09:30.

You meet us at the departure location.
Norway Excursions Ålesund - MIX, Keiser Wilhelms gate 6, Ålesund
  • Visit to the Art Nouveau Museum / Jugendstilsenteret

  • Guided walk through the city center / Art Nouveau architecture

Good to know:

Kids under 4 years old can participate free of charge.

We advise all our guests to wear appropriate shoes and clothing. Be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the scheduled departure time.

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