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Visit the famous Norwegian dramatist Henrik Ibsen's childhood home in Skien - Photo: Christer L Sørensen
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Visit the famous Norwegian dramatist Henrik Ibsen's childhood home in Skien Photo: Christer L Sørensen

Grenland

Grenland offers a blend of urban life and culture and beautiful natural scenery in the county of Telemark, southern Norway.
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Visit the famous Norwegian dramatist Henrik Ibsen's childhood home in Skien - Photo: Christer L Sørensen

Grenland

Grenland offers a blend of urban life and culture and beautiful natural scenery in the county of Telemark, southern Norway.

Grenland

Source: Visitnorway

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What to do in Grenland

Grenland has several waterparks and an indoor play centre. Take a trip on the Telemark Canal, join a fjord cruise or cycle along the coast.

Attractions in Grenland

Visit Henrik Ibsen's childhood home in Skien, find out how porcelain is made at Porsgrunds Porselænsfabrik or take a trip along the Telemark Canal.

Hiking in Grenland

The Coastal Path in Bamble is popular, as is the hike to Ulvskollen in Skien, but there are many other options if you want to walk in Grenland.

Getting to Grenland and around

Getting to Grenland is easy, whether you are travelling by car, bus, plane or train.

Where to stay in Grenland

Grenland offers a wealth of accommodation options: hotels, bed and breakfasts, private apartments, cabins and even a lighthouse.

Where to eat in Grenland

Grenland offers a wide range of restaurants serving everything from international food to traditional Norwegian farmhouse cooking.

Shopping in Grenland

Whether you prefer specialist shops in the coastal towns or large shopping centres, Grenland offers excellent shopping facilities.

About Grenland

Key facts about Grenland

Grenland is the southeastern district of Telemark, made up of the municipalities of Skien, Porsgrunn, Siljan and Bamble.

Tourist information for Grenland

The tourist information office in Skien will help you plan your trip and book accommodation and activities in the Grenland area.

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