Surrounded by tall mountains and situated on the Romsdalsfjord, Åndalsnes is often referred to as "The Alp town by the fjord".
Åndalsnes is the administrative centre of Rauma municipality, in the county of Møre og Romsdal. Åndalsnes is situated on the shores of the Romsdalsfjord at the mouth of the Rauma river, in one of the most beautiful areas of scenic Norway.
The fjord town Åndalsnes is a great starting point for activities and excursions, from forest walks in the hilly terrain to short, steep walks to magnificent viewpoints. It is also a great starting point for long mountain walks with views of the Romsdalsfjella mountain.