In the charming mountain village of Rauland you can enjoy an active holiday by the foot of the Hardangervidda mountain plateau.
In addition, Rauland offers activities such as dog sledding, moose safaris, snowmobile rides and snow rafting.
Rauland, home to around 1,500 inhabitants, is known for its many authors, artists and musicians and a rich cultural heritage. The museums in Vinje, Raulandsakademiet, Telemark University College and Mjonøy Handicraft and Cultural Center are among the many cultural institutions that pass on the cultural heritage of which the region is so proud.
Raulandsfjell mountain in Telemark
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Ambitious architects and young chefs are taking Oslo to new heights. If that doesn’t make you dizzy enough, try hiking to Galdhøpiggen, Norway’s highest peak at 2469 metres above sea level.
From Norway’s most charming coastal town to tall mountains and highlands, the county of Telemark is as diverse as it is beautiful.