Find your skiing paradise in Geilo. The slopes in Geilo are suited for all, beginners, intermediates as well as expert skiers - great for families. In the summer the slopes turn into fun downhill biking trails and hiking tracks.
Close to Geilo centre you can find 39 pistes from childrens play area to black pistes. Geilo is a well known family destination, and is faciliated for both children and grown ups to enjoy skiing.
The hills are on both sides of the valley that surrounds Geilo centre, and you can use the same lift pass in all the lifts. The ski bus takes you from one side of the valley to the other. All the hotels in Geilo have a bus stop connection for the ski bus.
On both sides of the valley you will find slopes costumized for children, and these areas are also connected to the larger slopes and lifts. Hire ski equipment at the ski rental.
The top of the lifts have a scenic view over Geilo and the Hallingskarvet mountain.
Take a break from the slopes and enjoy a good meal at one of the dining places by the slopes. Havsdalskroa serves delicious food with local ingredients - stylish and culinary fast food.
The ski season lasts from around mid November to the end of April.
Number of lifts: 17
4 Chair lifts, 4 T-lifts, 9 lifts
Number of parks: 5
Number of pistes: 39
9 green, 10 blue,
15 red, 5 black.
Slopes in km: 35 km
Longest slope: 2000 meters
Greatest elevation: 378 meters
In the book "Ski Guide to Norway" Geilo was one of the best places to go skiing with children in Norway. Here you can see why.
With improved skills you can increase both the joy of skiing and your ski excitement. In Geilo there are several ski schools that can take care of everyone. The ski schools also offer special activities or arrangements for groups. Contact the various ski schools for their offers.
Piste map for the alpine slopes in Geilo
Whether you prefer a cosy cabin with a private fireplace or a luxury hotel Geilo has many options for you.
Most famous for skiing and hiking, Geilo also offers a multitude of other acticivities - all year
Try Norwegian food in traditional surroundings, sample local game or choose an international meal in one of Geilos many restauranst and cafés.
Travelø environmentally friendly to Geilo by Train. It is about 3 hours by train from Bergen and about 3,5 hours from Oslo.
Travel by bus to Geilo
Geilo taxi offers transport in Geilo, and to and from Geilo. Phone +47 32 09 10 00