The Gudbrandsdalen valley is surrounded by the national parks of Jotunheimen, Rondane and Dovrefjell-Sunndalsfjella and is known for an abundance of locally produced food, old architecture, and good terrain for skiing and hiking.
Local food. Photo: Ian Brodie
Mountain concert at Rondablikk. Photo: Ian Brodie/Lillehammer.com
Musk oxen in Dovrefjell-Sunndalsfjella. Photo: Nasjonalparkriket Reiseliv
Norwegian settlements seem specially designed for farm holidays, as the farms are often extremely idyllic, and also offer plenty of nature-based activities in the immediate vicinity, like hiking, fishing, horse riding, and kayaking.