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Beito

Cycling in the gateway to Jotunheimen

  • Grønolen, Øystre Slidre
  • +47 61352990
  •  /  km From You
Overview
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Grønolen Mountain Lodge is situated at Beitostølen, 800 m.s.l. surrounded by majestic mountains. The area is ideal for cycling! This 4-day program is best suited for experienced cyclists, but it can be altered to fit your needs.

Program
Day 1: Arrival and 3-course dinner
Day 2: Cycle around the fjord Øyangen
Day 3: Cycle across the mountain plateau Slettefjell
Day 4: Breakfast and departure

Description
The Øyangen route is 35 km. It is an easy cycling  tour around the beautiful lake Øyangen. We recommend a stop at the Høvda Sylv og Tre (silver and wood gallery) and at Valdres Sølvsmie og Keramikk (silver and ceramics).

The Slettefjell route is 50 km. A demanding tour with a 6 km climb from 703 to 1315 m.s.l. On the top of the mountain plateau Slettefjell, you can enjoy a spectacular view of Valdres and Jotunheimen National Park.

Level
Demanding

How to get to Valdres and Beitostølen
Valdres is situated in the heart of southern Norway and is easily accessable from the main gateways in the country. http://www.visitnorway.com/uk/Where-to-go-uk/East/Valdres/Getting-to-Valdres-and-around/

By car:
Distances:
From Oslo 230 km
From Bergen 300 km
From Lillehammer 150 km
From Fagernes 40 km

By bus:
Valdresekspressen: up to 6 x daily from Oslo - Beitostølen.
Øst-Vest Ekspressen: once a day between Lillehammer and Bergen via Fagernes.
For timetable and rates, www.nor-way.no

Where to stay
Grønolen Mountain Lodge is located near Beitostølen, 800 m.s.l. surrounded by majestic mountains.

Food is the main focus at Grønolen and their ambition is to provide their guests with a taste sensation they will not forget. It’s also a perfect starting point for hiking tours in Jotunheimen and you can join guided mountain hikes Mondays to Fridays in the summer season. Bicycle rental at Destination Beitostølen.

Rate
NOK  2685,- per Person. Includes 3-night accommodation in double room with shower/wc, 3 dinners, 3 breakfasts and 3 self made lunch packets.

Children below 16 yrs, 50% .  


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  • Source: Valdres Destinasjon

General

Membership
  • Cyclists welcome

Accommodation

Hotel facilities
  • Fitness room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Pet friendly
  • Sauna
  • Spa

Events

General
  • Activites for children

Outdoor Activities

Activities
  • Forest hiking
  • Guided trips
  • Hiking
  • Horse and carriage
  • Hunting and fishing
  • Nature trail
  • Sleigh ride
  • Swimming
Biking
  • Bike route/tour
  • Cyclists welcome
Winter activities
  • Sleigh ride
  • Tobogganing

Plan Your Trip

Services
  • Pets allowed
Rate per pers
NOK 2685,- 3 nights according to program

Facts

Effort Level
Challenging
Lansdscape
Mountain area
Season
Summer
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Øystre Slidre, Norway
The latitude and longitude
61° 14' 28" N / 8° 50' 29" E
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