In the west of lower Norway's Møre og Romsdal County You'll find the village of Geiranger. it's the nearest town to one of the country's most visited fjords, Geirangerfjord, which is visited by an estimated 7, tourists every year to see its amazing waterfalls and take part in various scenic tours and water sports. Hire a car in Geiranger and You'll find many major connecting roads around the UNESCO-listed beauty of the Geirangerfjord, offering a near-unlimited number of vantage points to view the jaw-dropping sights of the fjord and the numerous waterfalls running off it.
The bicycle is a preferred mode of transport in this region, and if you plan to get around on two wheels the views are very much worth it. Also worth a trip is the mini-cruise across Geirangerfjord between Geiranger and Hellesylt .- It's only an hour long, but with so many amazing displays on offer it's well worth the trip. Of particular note are the two waterfalls on opposite sides of the fjord: the Suitor which is said to be wooing the Seven Sisters.
Hiring a car in Geiranger also allows you access to nearby Aalesund - the shopping capital of the region and home to a great many restaurants where you can sample fine Norwegian cuisine.
Opening hours: Mo-Su 0800-1600
With a wide range of travellers passing through our locations every day, we've got a wide range of vehicles on offer to suit your needs - from smart executive saloons to compact family hatchbacks. ***
***Specific cars may not be available when booking
Please note that from 15 Nov to 15 Apr many cities are required by law to restrict the circulation to only vehicles equipped with snow chains or winter tyres. For a summary of the orders, please visit www.poliziadistato.it. To comply with the regulations, in specific locations subject to this requirement, vehicles are equipped with snow chains - the price is included in the rental charges through the cost of "Winterization Fee". At pick-up if you decide to bring your own snow chains or do not intend on driving on the roads subject to this requirement, you may decline the equipment by signing the appropriate release form. This change will be reflected in the rental charges. For more information on the fees, please click here. In all other regions, we recommend that you check before renting if your journey includes one of the roads subject to this requirement and therefore request the snow chains, if necessary.