Experience the tradition and craftsmanship of The Aurland Shoe (the original penny loafer), meet the shoemaker and learn how the shoes are made.
The Aurland Shoe factory is an exhibition centre for shoe production based on the Canadian Économusée concept. This visitor centre tells you about the history of the original penny loafer and skills involved. You will meet the shoemaker and experience the whole process from leather to finished shoes, bags and so on.
Hotel Aurlandsfjord is a relaxed fjord hotel in Aurland, the perfect hub experiencing the Flåm region attractions. Only 6 minutes walk to the pier embarking Fjord Cruise Nærøyfjord and bus stop connecting Stegastein Viewpoint and Flåm Railway
In the center of Flåm, in the innermost part of the Sognefjord you'll find the beautiful Fretheim Hotel. There are always ghosts in historical hotels, so Fretheim Hotel has more to offer than just accomodation