Gloppen is located approximately 200 miles (322 kilometers) from Oslo, the country's capital, and about 110 miles (177 kilometers) from Bergen - Hordaland.
Don't restrict yourself to Gloppen; Fjord Norway has been blessed with a treasure trove cultural and scenic attractions which await the savvy traveler. Ardal, is 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north, while Ardal is situated 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north.
Alesund is 45 miles (72 kilometers) from Gloppen. This regional center contains a great selection of things to see, including Alesund Ferry Terminal, Sukkertoppen and Alesund Church. Color Line Stadium, Alesund Aquarium and Alesund Museum are also good spots for checking out before heading back to Gloppen.
If the weather isn't that great, plan a trip to Fjord Norway's art galleries, history museums and art museums. Travelers seeking out special places to learn more about local spiritual beliefs, will love visiting some of the region's many churches.
Combine a little learning with leisure on your vacation by signing up for one of the area's informative cycling tours. Have you always wanted to go sky diving? This area is a good place to do it.
When the time comes to return to your friends and family at home, you'll be bidding Gloppen a sad Ha det bra (farewell).