Go to content Go to navigation
Map
Wooden buildings and cottages in Røros, Norway - Photo: Johan Berge/Innovation Norway
  |  
Wooden buildings and cottages in Røros, Norway Photo: Johan Berge/Innovation Norway

The mountain and forest tour

Experience the national parks of Jotunheimen and Hardangervidda and the old mining town Røros, among other things.

You should use at least one week on this trip. Some of the attractions include: The Sjoa River with Ridderspranget (The Knight's Gorge) and exciting rafting, an excursion to Blåhå Mountain (1,618 metres above sea level), the old mining town of Røros and the Lake Femunden.

The trip also takes you to the vast forests of Trysil, the Forest Museum and the Glomdal Museum in Elverum and the Ruin Park and Railway Museum in Hamar.

Why not take a trip with the world's oldest paddle-steamer boat on Lake Mjøsa?

On this trip you travel through four national parks: HardangerviddaJotunheimen,Rondane and Dovrefjell-Sunndalsfjella.

Road         From/to Distance
Fv. 40 Larvik - Geilo 260 kilometers
Rv. 7 Geilo - Gol  50 kilometers
Fv. 51 Gol - Randen 175 kilometers
Fv. 15 Randen - Otta  38 kilometers
E6 Otta - Hjerkinn  78 kilometers
Fv. 29 Hjerkinn - Alvdal  67 kilometers
Fv. 3/30 Alvdal - Tynset - Røros  75 kilometers
Fv. 26 Røros -  Nybergsund 196 kilometers
Rv. 25 Nybergsund - Hamar  92 kilometers
E6 Hamar - Oslo 123 kilometers
E18 Oslo -  Larvik 129 kilometers
Total:   1,283 kilometers

 

Book your stay and transportation now

Best prices guaranteed by BookNorway. 

  • Cottages and cabins 
    Search among more than 2,500 cottages and cabins.
  • Hotels 
    Search for hotels at 600 Norwegian destinations.
  • Flights 
    Search all flight options to and within Norway.
  • Ferries 
    Search the widest selection of ferry lines and routes.
  • Car rental 
    Search for car rental and compare prices at more than 100 destinations.
 
Ad
Ad
Last updated:  2013-07-08
Old buildings in Røros, Norway - Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic life/Innovation Norway
Old buildings in Røros, Norway

Interest:  Tour suggestions

Close
Embed this article

Copy and paste this code into your blog/website

Preview

Wooden buildings and cottages in Røros, Norway - Photo: Johan Berge/Innovation Norway

The mountain and forest tour

Experience the national parks of Jotunheimen and Hardangervidda and the old mining town Røros, among other things.

The mountain and forest tour

Source: Visitnorway

Related

Tour suggestions in the Hamar region

In this area you can hike the trail network on Hedmarksvidda, choose between a number of cycle routes or stroll along the banks of Lake Mjøsa.

Tour suggestions in Gol in Hallingdal

Round trips over mountains and along fjords – Gol is a great starting point for getting to know Norway.

Tour suggestions in the Fjell & Fjord region

Experience the beautiful capital of Norway, the high mountains, the deep blue fjords and the world heritage city Bergen, all in just a few days.

Hiking in Gol in Hallingdal

Tour suggestions include Veslefjell Mountain and two round trips on the Gol mountain plateau. Trails are signposted.

About Tynset, Alvdal, Dovre, Larvik, Røros, Trysil, Gol, Hamar, Geilo

Gol in Hallingdal

Spend some days in the small town of Gol, and enjoy activities such as hiking and fishing during the summer, and skiing during the winter.

Geilo

Geilo is a mountain village halfway between Oslo and Bergen. It is known for good skiing during winter, and hiking, cycling and fishing during summer.

Jotunheimen Mountains, Hardangervidda, Røros

Related videos

Related

Tour suggestions

TEXT ADS
  • Ad
  • Ad
  • Ad
  • Ad
Ad
Ad