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Eastern Norway Gudbrandsdalen Vågå

Besseggen and Galdhøpiggen- the most popular peaks in Jotunheimen

  • Discover Norway , Fabrikken Løkkegt 9, Lillehammer, Vågå
  • +47 91725200
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Two great highlights of the hiking in Norway. Selfguided. This is the trip for those who want to enjoy the view from the famous peaks. 

Hiking in Jotunheimen Galdhøpiggen and Besseggen.
Two great highlights of the hiking in Norway. This is the trip for those who want enjoy the view from the famous peaks. We stay at Juvasshytta and Gjendesheim. From Juvasshytta with guide, we walk to the edge of the glacier, bind into a rope so we can get safely over the glacier. After the glacier there is some uphill until the top of Norway's highest mountain, Galdhøpiggen, 2469 meters above sea level.

After staying at Juvasshytta the trip goes to Gjendesheim. Here we take the boat to Memurubu, starting point for a great day trip Besseggen. Norway's most popular hiking!

Nature experiences are queuing up for this trip. This is a challenging hike with large height differences. Participants must be in good shape. Individual trip. One can get to the starting place / from stop place by car / public transport

NB! BY booking before 1.June we give a discount of NOK 250, - per person.

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Age limit
  • 12 years
Effort level
  • Medium
  • Mountain area
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Outdoor Activities

  • Guided trips
  • Hiking
  • Multi-day (one or more days)
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