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Fødalen in Ål, Norway - Photo: Ål Utvikling AS
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Fødalen in Ål, Norway Photo: Ål Utvikling AS

What to do in Ål

Ål has many activities for you to enjoy. Try for example cross-country skiing during winter or cycling in the summer.

Hiking

Paths and mountain trails crisscross the valleys and mountains in all directions in Ål. Most trails are old hiking and cattle routes. Find great suggestions for hiking and walking tours in Ål municipality on the website aal52.no. There are detailed descriptions and maps on pdf.

Cycling

With its range of forest and mountain paths the area around Ål is perfect for wonderful cycling trips. Down in the valley, cycle routes go alongside the Hallingdalselva River and are well separated from the traffic on the rv. 7.

Fishing

Ål has many good fishing waters. You can also fish in the rivers Hallingdalselva, Votna and Lya. Most places to fish are easily accessible and your journey will often take you through some stunning natural scenery.

Riding

A riding excursion through the mountains of Ål is a special and peaceful experience. In Ål, riding excursions can be arranged by the hour, day, weekend or week. Experienced mountain guides and experienced horses.

Hallingdal Holiday Park

Five star campsite and activity centre with lots of exciting activities. A few examples are the climbing park Høyt & Lavt, with more than 50 stations on poles and in the trees, the large indoor playground Hurramegrundt, the play area Hallingkastet with slides and platforms and a farm with animals like rabbits and goats. Read more about Hallingdal Holiday Park.

The Adventure Card - family favourites in the Fjell & Fjord region

Do you want to try adventurous activities? The Adventure Card is an advantage card that gives you discounts and gifts on activities in Hallingdal, Sogn and Hardanger. You will also find information about opening hours and prices. The card can be downloaded on fjellandfjord.com.

Skiing in the winter

Cross-country skiing enthusiasts have 400 kilometres of groomed trails to choose from.

At Ål Ski Centre you will find a nice family area and various slopes.

Why not try one of Norway’s longest sledging hills at Skarslia ski- og akesenter or try snowkiting in the Bergsjø area?

Read more about winter in Ål here.

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Last updated:  2013-07-23

Interest:  Cycling, Fishing, Hiking, Riding & Sledding, Skiing

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Fødalen in Ål, Norway - Photo: Ål Utvikling AS

What to do in Ål

Ål has many activities for you to enjoy. Try for example cross-country skiing during winter or cycling in the summer.

What to do in Ål

Source: Visitnorway

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What to do in the Fjell & Fjord region

Cycle from the mountains to the fjords or experience wild animals up close. With the Adventure Card you will get advantages on more than 40 activities

Winter in Ål

Ål is a winter wonderland offering cross-country and downhill skiing, as well as other outdoor activities like dog sledding, sleigh rides or kiting.
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Winter in the Fjell & Fjord region

Hemsedal, Geilo, Ål, Gol and Nesbyen together represent a comprehensive and concentrated ski region.

Hiking in Ål

Paths and mountain trails crisscross the valleys and mountains in all directions in Ål.

About Ål

Ål in Hallingdal

In Ål you can enjoy enjoy outdoor activities and a number of cultural events.

Tourist information in Ål

Ål Tourist Information is located in Ål Culture Center.

Key facts about Ål

Ål is a municipality in the county of Buskerud. It lies in the Hallingdal Valley.

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