Waterfalls in Geirangerfjord, a romantic legend

When sailing in the Geiranger Fjord in Norway, admire the magnificent waterfalls. Before your arrival in Geiranger village, there are the 2 most famous waterfalls of the fjord. They look at each other.

The first waterfall is called the Seven Sisters Waterfall as it is composed of seven separate streams with a free fall that measures 250m.

casc8 casc9 casc10 casc11 casc12 casc13 casc14

These seven streams gave their names to the legend of the Seven Sisters that stayed single all life long because they had refused the advances of their suitor situated right in front of them.

In fact in front of the waterfall, there is the Suitor Waterfall, the courter being a rejected lover who felt so miserable that he drowned his sorrows, thus explaining why the mouth of the waterfall looks like a bottle.

casc1 casc2 casc3 casc4 casc5 casc6 casc7

Enjoying those waterfalls is a part of a healthy diet!

Fancing going on a cruise in Norway?


One thought on “Waterfalls in Geirangerfjord, a romantic legend”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s