Destination guide

Head to the adventurous city of Alesund

Enjoy the museums and other features of Alesund. Renowned for its local tours, mountain views and diving, this city welcomes all visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Alesund

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Alesund a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alesund Aquarium (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Sunnmore Golf Club (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Runde Bird Sanctuary (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Alesund Golf Club (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Alesund

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Alesund is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sukkertoppen (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Runde Bird Sanctuary (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Alesund

Fly into Alesund (AES-Vigra), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Orsta (HOV-Hovden), which is 20.3 mi (32.7 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Ålesund?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 35 vacation rentals near Ålesund. From 22 Houses to 12 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ålesund for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Ålesund?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ålesund. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Jugendstilsenteret: 44 vacation rentals
  • Alesund Museum: 42 vacation rentals
  • Alesund Ferry Terminal: 39 vacation rentals
  • Spjelkavik Church: 49 vacation rentals
  • Hike to Dalegubben: 43 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Ålesund! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Ålesund?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ålesund:

  • Vegsund: 20 rentals
  • Norangsfjorden: 18 rentals
  • Haram: 40 rentals
  • Brattvåg: 15 rentals
  • Ulstein: 34 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Ålesund?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Ålesund. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Jugendstilsenteret: 44 rentals
  • Alesund Museum: 42 rentals
  • Alesund Ferry Terminal: 39 rentals
  • Spjelkavik Church: 49 rentals
  • Hike to Dalegubben: 43 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ålesund listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.