Guided trip to Selja Kloster | Summer seasonDate: Saturday 20 jun 2020 - Saturday 26 Sep 2020
Daily departures from Selje at 11:15 and 13:15
Join a 2 hour guided tour from Selje to Selja Monastery. The "Selja" monastery boat takes you on a pleasant boat trip to Selja Kloster, where you will be met by guides who will take you on a journey in time.
Dramatic cliffs, white sandy beaches and idyllic villages are some of the things you will see on this boattrip. MS "Selja" can accommodate 30 persons. The boat has seating areas inside, behind the deck and on the flybridge. There are also two toilets. "Selja" will bring you to the fabled island of Selja and Selja Monastery. Summer season starts 20th of June - 16th of August.
People have traveled here for over 1000 years, to experience Norway's first pilgrimage place, with unique cultural heritage from the Viking Age and the Middle Ages. On the island of Selja, 15 min. from Selje, lie the ruins of Selja monastery, perhaps the oldest monastery in Norway. The monastery was built by Benedictine monks in the early 1100s, in memory of St. Sunniva.
To get the best possible experience, we recommend downloading the app in Nordfjord. Here you will find a digital audio guide that will tell you the whole story and make your experience total.
For iPhone, download the app here: https://apps.apple.com/no/app/aispot/id1249275897/
For Android, download the app here: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=no.aispot&hl=no/