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Raumabanen

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Address: NSB Raumabanen, Andalsnes 6300, Norway
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This train runs from Andalsnes to Dombas some 100 kilometres in length. We got off at Bjorli about half way, having passed through some fantastic scenery, although it was winter... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This train runs from Andalsnes to Dombas some 100 kilometres in length. We got off at Bjorli about half way, having passed through some fantastic scenery, although it was winter it truly was a winter wonderland. The train driver explains the various points of interest along the way in Norwegian and in English which makes the journey more interesting. We... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The most beautiful train journey Norway got to offer. The nature is so powerful and cool. If not with train , rent a car - this part of Norway is extraordinary!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This railway trip is rated as one of the best in the world for the views. We were lucky enough to miss the crowds and enjoy a quiet journey. The most beautiful scenery is seen for the first half of the journey but we went all the way to Dombas where our ticket also included a typical Norwegian meal in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

The Rauma Railway is well known as one of the spectacular train tracks in Norway. Especially during the summer tourists enjoy the tour between Dombås, a station on the Dovre railway, and Åndalsnes which is located by the fjords and accessible by large cruise ships. But I can really recommend a trip during the fall. On this October day, the... More 

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Kottayam, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

The trip from Andalsnes to Dombaas on our way to Oslo gave us unimaginable exposure to mountains and sceneries. We hoped the train would stop for views, but that happens only in summer. the train staff were extremely cooperative.

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Benfleet, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Stunning views all the way! We were on part of a trip from cruise ship and had come up by coach- returning on the train. Recommend this to any and all!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We booked early on line.... to make sure we had seats that faced forward . Check if there is a restaurant car because on one leg we had to bring our own food .

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

As we had our own car , we drove up the valley to Verma and saw the train crossing the bridge. Well worth the short walk from the shop down to the river.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Comfortable seating, beautiful scenery, good commentary from docent on train, glad we had purchased tickets in advance, as train was fairly full. Some say this is the most scenic train ride in Europe. I don't agree with that - would give that honor to the Glacier Express that runs from Zermatt to San Moritz, Switzerland.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

The Raumabanen is a railway from Dombås to Åndalsnes. The journey takes aprox. 2 hours and during the trip you'll have many beautiful views on the valleys, mountains and multiple waterfalls. Food and drinks are served on board which is very helpfull.

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