Alesund, the world capital of cod and fjords, is the best Norwegian city for Art Nouveau
Alesund is an attractive town for tourists who enjoy Art Nouveau and Nature that includes fjords, mountains, waterfalls and aurora borealis. Also great food is served in the restaurants near the harbour.
Most of its tourists arrive on Cruise. One of the world’s major cruise ships “Queen Mary” arrived in Ålesund last year. This year 2018 Alesund expects 330,000 cruise passengers.
We organise Exclusive and unique 3-hour and 7-hour private tours in Alesund, both specialised in this art heritage and with CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION or go to the PRIVATE TOURS section of the webpage.
The following pictures will help you discover the beauty of Art Nouveau style. The town center of Ålesund was destroyed by fire in 1904, but rebuilt shortly after in Art Nouveau style, the characteristic architecture of the period, and could be taken right out of a fairy tale.
In the Visit Alesund website you can learn about all the activities that you can do in and around Alesund, a place that you will certainly love.