Kristiansund – Kårvåg – Farstad – Vevang – Hustad – Bud – Molde – Geiranger
Distance 72 km
Duration 4-5 Days
Drive Time 2 hours
Explore Kristiansund’s charming old town, a picturesque area with narrow streets full of local culture. If you prefer you can take one of the city’s many hiking trails.
Featured in the James Bond movie No Time to Die, the Atlantic Road epitomizes what this road trip is about. The road offers an exceptional drive with views of the powerful ocean landscape.
KRISTIANSUND TO FARSTAD
In Bud, start by visiting the 15th century Bud Kyrkie, or Bud Church, one of the oldest and best-preserved buildings in the village.
FARSTAD TO BUD
In Molde hike up the Varden viewpoint for panoramic views of the town and the surrounding fjords. You can even see the famous Molde panorama, which is a view that allows you to see 222 mountain peaks at once.
BUD TO MOLDE
Head to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Geirangerfjord, and you’ll start to wind your way up the steepest section of route 63, along its eleven switchbacks hanging 600m above the fjord below.
MOLDE TO GEIRANGER