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From the ship you can already spot this beautiful church. This is the 3rd church to be located at this port. It is a church designed by Finn Bryn. It was completed in 1957. Build for a the cost of 3 million NOK. Note the beautiful free standing bell tower and keep an eye out for the beautiful roses around the cathedral.
Kirkebakken 2, 6413 Molde, Norway
Molde is not only known for its roses in town, but also for the wonderful statues you find all over town. This one is the Jazz boy that stands at the main square.
There are many hikes in the area that are all connected to each other. Bring the map that is provided in the port for some suggestions, visit the tourist information in town or simply find one of the many hiking information signs in Molde. A hike of 6 km uphill will bring you to the Varden viewpoint where you can overlook the 3 fjords and mountain tops. This is the most popular hike in the area.
To reach Molde your ship will need to sail into the Romsdalsfjord. This sail in is absolutely gorgeous. Cruise Crocodile will soon publish a scenic cruising guide for you take with you on board.
At about 52 km from port is where you will find the Atlantic Ocean Road. This road is labeled as one of the world’s best road trip. It is a 8,3 km road over a string of islands that is connected by 7 low bridges. Get here by taxi, excursion or public bus. Visit the visitors centre, stretch your legs at one of the viewpoints or simply drive over the road. Whatever you do, whatever the weather, it will be spectacular.
Half way on the Atlantic Ocean Road it is possible to take a boat to Haholmen island. This is the perfect serene spot to enjoy some coffee, norwegian waffles and a good set of knowlegde about the unique viking ships. The exhibition is stunning and so are the islands. If you are planning to go to the Atlantic Ocean Road, you might want to make this an additional stop.
Molde has a dock available where cruise ships can dock. The dock is close to the city center of Molde. Read all about what to see and do in and around port in the full Molde cruise port guide.