TREKKING MOUNTAIN to FJORD 2015 – from Geilo Mountain through Hallingskarvet Natoinal Parc to the Sognefjord. HIKING through AURLANDSDALEN. Guided tour from Hotel to Hotel including luggage transportation This tour can be combined with the Hallingdal Trek - Golsfjellet to Geilo
TREKKING MOUNTAIN to FJORD 2015
Geilo to Aurland - day by day Program
Meeting point: Bardøla Høyfjellshotel, N 3580 GEILO
Thursday: Arrival in Geilo Transfer to Geilo and check-in at Bardøla Hotel. Dinner. Join the group coming from Hallingdal in the hotel. The guide will inform about the program.
Friday: Train to Finse – hike across Hallingskarvet, 5,5 – 6,5 hrs
The program starts with the train from Geilo to Finse. Hiking from Finse up and across St.Paul (1.690m), and then to the DNT-lodge Geiterygghytta, and follow the old road to the west end of tunnel. Good paths, but it can be snow some parts. Pick-up by hotel bus to Østerbø Fjellstove for 2 nights. Dinner
Saturday: Aurlandsdalen – upper part, 3-4 hrs
From Østerbø we take the local bus back to the west entrance of tunnel, and hike above the road tunnel and get down to the lodge Steinbergdalen. The last part will also have some uphill before we descend to Østerbø Fjellstove. Possible to go back by bus from Steinbergdalen. Dinner.
Sunday: Aurlandsdalen – lower part, 6-7 hrs
The most spectacular hiking part will be the narrow valley from Østerbø to Vassbygdi. You are practically alone in the nature. Local bus brings us to Aurland Fjord Hotel. Dinner.
Monday: Basic tour ends after breakfast. (Alternative to include the train return to Geilo)