Highlights in Alesund

Highlights in Alesund during a Mediterranean cruise

Mount Aksla & Fjellstua

  • main attraction of Alesund
  • viewpoint on top of mount Aksla
  • breathtaking views
  • 130 meter above sea level

Art Nouveau Centre

  • museum opened in 2003
  • located in former pharmacy building
  • national centre for art nouveau style

Sunnmore Open Air Museum

  • open-air museum
  • 55 old houses
  • about how people used to live in Norway in earlier times
  • with replicas of Viking ships
  • about 4 km from Alesund city center

Fisheries Museum

  • cod liver oil production
  • drying cod
  • barrel making


  • one of the largest aquariums in Northen Europe
  • salt-water tank
  • about 3km from the city center