Kjelfossen Waterfall, Gudvangen

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Kjelfossen is one of the highest waterfalls in Norway. The falls are located near the village of Gudvangen in the municipality of Aurland in Sogn og Fjordane county. With a total fall height of, the waterfall is listed as the 18th tallest waterfall in the world. The tallest single drop is. The height of the waterfall has never been accurately measured, so there are discrepancies in its actual height. Some sources list it as tall.The largest of the three is officially named Kjelfossen, but is also known as Stor Kjelfossen. The middle falls is known as Vetle Kjelfoss, and the one on the right is thought to be unnamed. The falls are located just east of Gudvangen at the end of the Nærøyfjord. The falls can be seen from the highway, just west of the entrance into the Gudvanga Tunnel. The falls are located about west of Flåm and west of Aurlandsvangen.Media gallery Put Kjelfossen Waterfall into our Gudvangen online tour builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Gudvangen.
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  • Hop off the flam Railway train & you'll have 3 or 4 minutes to take your pics. The conductor will blow a whistle to indicate you need to get back on.  more »
  • We booked the trip while on a P&O cruise to see this amazing waterfall. The area itself is of outstanding natural beauty and you are able to walk under the waterfall ( not recommended for people with....  more »
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