The Geirangerfjorden is a fjord in the Sunnmøre district of MøreogRomsdal province, Norway. It is spotted totally in the Stranda Municipality. It is a 15-kilometer (9.3 mi) long extension off of the Sunnylvsfjorden, which is a limb off of the Storfjorden (Great Fjord). The little town of Geiranger is placed at the end of the fjord where the Geirangelva stream purges into it.
The fjord is one of Norway’s most gone to traveler locales. In 2005, it was recorded as an UNESCO World Heritage Site, mutually with the Nærøyfjorden, despite the fact that this status is currently undermined by the debated arrangements to construct force lines over the fjord.
An auto ship, which duplicates as a touring excursion, is worked by Fjord1 Nordvestlandske. It runs the long way along the fjord between the residential communities of Geiranger and Hellesylt.
Along the fjord’s sides there lie various now-relinquished homesteads. Some rebuilding has been made by the Storfjordensvenner affiliation. The most usually went to among these are Skageflå, Knivsflå, and Blomberg. Skageflå might additionally be arrived at by walking from Geiranger, while the others oblige a vessel journey. The fjord is additionally have to a few amazing waterfalls, for example, the Seven Sisters waterfall.
The two most outstanding waterfalls in the Geirangerfjord are the Seven Sisters and the Suitor. Both falls confront each other over the fjord, and the Suitor is said to be attempting to charm the sisters inverse.
The Bridal Veil is an alternate waterfall in the fjord, so named on the grounds that it falls gently in excess of one rough edge, and when seen illuminated by the sun it has the presence of a flimsy cloak over the rocks.
The Geirangerfjord is under consistent risk from the mountain Åkerneset which is going to dissolve into the fjord. A breakdown would create a wave, hitting a few close-by towns incorporating Geiranger and Hellesylt in about ten minutes