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Aurland Lookout, Norway

From series “The World's Highest Observation Decks”
Year: 2006.

Aurland Lookout is situated in Norway, over Aurlandsfjord. World-famous architects, Tommy Wilhelmsen and Todd Saunders from Saunders Architecture, were developers of the project. The primary task of architects was to create the most reliable and harmonious design that wouldn't violate the natural harmony. For this reason, it was decided to build the observation deck of natural light wood. Aurland Lookout can safely be called a true masterpiece of modern Scandinavian architecture.

Aurland Lookout, Norway The bridge is 30 meters long and 9 meters wide; it resembles a diving board with its appearance. Approaching the edge of the platform, everyone can feel close to jump; the high glass platform is set there for the safety of visitors. Centuries-old pine trees grow close to the bridge, the walk there will give a lot of unforgettable experiences. The platform is 640 meters higher than fjord. From its opening in 2006, Aurland Lookout has been one of the most visited tourist sites throughout the country; it is one of the most unusual local landmarks. Next - Dachstein Sky Walk

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Aurland Lookout - interactive map

Useful staff nearby

Car rental office: 'Budget Bilutleie' is located in 27 km ( on the map).
Fuel station: 'Aurland bensinstasjon AS' in 1.68 km
Supermarket: 'SPAR Aurland' in 1.47 km
Apotheek: 'VitusApotek Lærdal' in 25 km
Police station: 'Lærdal lensmannskontor' in 25 km
Cafe/restaurant: 'Sognaporten' in 1.19 km
Railway station: 'Flåm' in 7 km

Nearest airports:
 »  Sogndal Haukasen Airport SOG - in 27 km
 »  Dagali Airport DLD - in 89 km
 »  Leirin Airport VDB - in 112 km
 »  Flesland Airport BGO - in 128 km
 »  Notodden Airport NTB - in 185 km
 Cities nearby

Best hotels near Aurland Lookout

Bjørgo Gard

Located in 0 km from Aurland Lookout
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Rooms: 3
Each featuring a fully equipped kitchen and private shower bathroom, the apartments also come with BBQ facilities. All apartments at Bjørgo Gard … More: photo, rates and booking
Aurland Fjordhotel

Located in 1 km from Aurland Lookout
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Rooms: 30
Cable TV, a work desk and private bathroom are standard in each Aurland Fjordhotel guest room. Many also feature fjord views and a balcony. Guests … More: photo, rates and booking
Skahjem Gard

Located in 2 km from Aurland Lookout
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Rooms: 7
Accommodation at Skahjem Gard includes a seating area with sofa bed, as well as a fridge, cooking hobs and coffee maker. All have a private bathroom … More: photo, rates and booking
Visit Undredal

Located in 7 km from Aurland Lookout
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Rooms: 8
A seating area with TV, private bathroom and fully equipped kitchen are featured in all apartments at Visit Undredal. The basic guest rooms feature a … More: photo, rates and booking

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