What is Fjords? A Fjord is a narrow and long arm of the sea with steep sides. The sides which got carved due to glacial activity. Norway is considered as a symbol of the Fjord. Norway holds several long, narrow and deep Fjord which gives a scenic view to the place. Here is a list of ‘Top Fjords From Around The World’!
- Howe Sound
The Howe Sound Fjord is located in North America at northwest of Vancouver. It is a gaining more tourist attentions, as the land is becoming a playground for sailing, fishing, camping and diving. The Howe Sound is surrounded by towering peak rising straight out of the sea. It incorporates many islands, some of them are large with mountain region.
- Kenai Fjords
Kenai Fjord is spread on 650,000 acres of National Park. It is situated in South-Central Alaska in Kenai Peninsula. The park holds dramatic scenic landscape, great glaciers, spectacular Mountain View and miles deep Fjord with residence for thousands of birds, mammals like Sea Lion, Harbour Seals and Sea Otters.
- Aisen Fjords
The Aisen Fjord is located in the southernmost part of Chile marked by several glaciation activities which has formed numerous channels, lakes and beautiful Fjord. The Laguna San Rafael National Park is one of the popular tourist destination. The National Park consist of higher mountain of Patagonia.
The Lysefjord is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the south-western part of Norway. There are many extraordinary view one can capture from the destination. The Pulpit Rock above 604-meters offers spectacular views. Also, Kjerag Mountain is known as a famous hiking spot with striking drops.
- Misty Fjord
The Misty Fjord is known as a National Monument for Alaska Panhandle. Large huge ship cannot pass through the narrow way, also the steep walled Fjord restricts the passage way. The spot is an excellent place for Kayaking. Tides and storms offer few challenges, but a voyage without challenges might dull your expeditions.
- Milford Sound
The Milford Sound is one of the most famous spots in New Zealand. The place was also claimed as Travellers Choice in the year 2008. Milford offers a world’s scenic view with a perfect blend of peak and dark shimmering water. There are frequent downpours making beautiful cascading waterfalls.
Geiranger is famous crown jewel of Norway. The snow- covered mountains with beautiful cascading waterfall, lush greenery, deep sparkling water adds charm to the landscape. The place can be explored by booking a trip from cruise. There are around 130 cruise tours and car ferry too between Geiranger and Hellesylt.