Balestrand is located at the north shore of the Sognefjord which extend 200 km into the country. Here the very multifaceted landscape with its high mountains, glaciers, waterfalls and a lot of orchards. Because of the species-rich flora and fauna nature lovers and fishermen get one’s money worth. The four cottages are located nearby Maalsnes, also at the shore of the fjord, about 10 minutes by car apart from Balestrand. Also for winter athletics the nearer environment offers attracting facilities: Ski construction Saurdal (6 km apart, babay lift, ski touring slope 10 km lenght), Skianlage Høyanger (25 km apart, drag lift, baby lift with flood light, ski touring slopes 7 km length with floodlight), Ski construction Vik (25 km apart, large construction with different lifts, half pipe, ski touring slopes, ice-lane, floodlight), Ski construction Leikanger (25 km apart, drag lift, ski touring slopes, partly with floodlight).
Other Activities: canoeing