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Hardangervidda Photo: Hans-Dieter Fleger Hardangervidda Photo: Hans Dieter Fleger
Hardangervidda Photo: Hans-Dieter Fleger
Hardangervidda Photo: Hans Dieter Fleger
Hardangervidda is the largest national park in Norway, and the scenery is varied with steep mountainsides and spectacular views.

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Hardangervidda is the largest mountain plateau in Europe. This is where you will find Norway's largest national park.

The scenery is varied with steep mountainsides and spectacular views.

The countryside there is diverse, ranging from flat plains on the eastern side to steep mountains and fjords in the west.

It is home to Europe's lagerst herd of wild reindeer and several other artctic plants and animals.

There are many opportunities for fishing, and mountain trout from Hardangercidda are famous for their excellent quality.

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Hardangervidda

Hardangervidda is the largest mountain plateau in Europe. This is where you will find Norway's largest national park. The scenery is varied with stee...

Hardangervidda

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Rjukan

Rjukan is located by the Hardangervidda National Park and is known for Gaustatoppen Mountain and the heavy water sabotages by the heroes of Telemark.

Tourist information in Rjukan

The tourist information office is centrally located in the town centre.

Hardangervidda

The vast mountain plateau of Hardangervidda is one of Europe's largest. It is also home to Northern Europe’s largest stock of reindeer.

Hiking in Rjukan

There is a variety of marked trails in the mountains of Rjukan. The Gaustatoppen Mountain and the old saboteurs' route are recommended.

Attractions in Rjukan

The Gaustatoppen Mountain and the Norwegian Industrial Workers Museum are among the main attractions in Rjukan.

Winter in Rjukan

The mountains around Rjukan in Southern Norway are perfect for family skiing holidays.
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