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Folgefonna National Park

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Folgefonna National Park Photo: Kåre Eik
Folgefonna National Park Photo: VisitSunnhordland
Folgefonna National Park Photo: Kåre Eik
Folgefonna National Park Photo: Pål Hermansen
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Folgefonna National Park Photo: Kåre Eik

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Norway’s third biggest glacier covers a total area of 214 km2. The summit of Folgefonna is 1,662 metres above sea level. There are paths up from Sundal and Odda. The trip up takes 4-6 hours. During the summer season, there are daily guided tours across the glacier between the Norwegian Mountain Hiking Association cabins of Fonnabu and Holmaskjær. It is also possible to take blue ice tours on some of the offshoots of the glacier. More information at the Tourist Information Office or www.folgefonni-breforarlag.no

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Folgefonna National Park

Norway’s third biggest glacier covers a total area of 214 km2. The summit of Folgefonna is 1,662 metres above sea level. There are paths up from Sunda...

Folgefonna National Park

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Enjoy fjords, mountains and the North Sea coastline, or go on a guided walk on the Folgefonna Glacier.

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Tourist information in Sunnhordland

There are several tourist information offices in Sunnhordland, and they can assist with information, booking, or just tips on what to do, see and eat.

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