Norway’s fjords [PHOTOS]

Norway’s fjords are known around the world for their breathtaking beauty.

The geological formations were carved by moving glaciers over millions of years. These days, characterized by steep cliffs and long waterways, the country’s fjords are one of Norway’s most popular tourist attractions.

We’ve rounded up seven striking images of Norway’s incredible and ancient waterways.

Trolltunga rock formation © Galyna Andrushko, 2013. Used under licence from Shutterstock.com Aurora Borealis above the fjords © Strahil Dimitrov, 2013. Used under licence from Shutterstock.com Geiranger Fjord © Olga Danylenko, 2013. Used under licence from Shutterstock.com Lysefjord © Evgeniya Moroz, 2013. Used under licence from Shutterstock.com Kjerkfjord © Igor Plotnikov, 2013. Used under licence from Shutterstock.com Holandsfjorden © Geir Olav Lyngfjell, 2013. Used under licence from Shutterstock.com
Hardangerfjord © Galyna Andrushko, 2013. Used under licence from Shutterstock.com

Hardangerfjord © Galyna Andrushko, 2013. Used under licence from Shutterstock.com

(Main image: © Galyna Andrushko, 2013. Used under licence from Shutterstock.com)

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