Winter sports arenas fit for the stars, local food, and cultural history. Welcome to the Lillehammer region!
With mountains, rivers and Norway’s largest lake nearby, it is an ideal place for outdoor activities. Get some great insider tips on things to do here!
In summer, you can go hiking, horseback riding, and rafting. When temperatures drop, snow-covered slopes and prepared cross-country tracks await. Many of the Olympic arenas are still open to the public – you can even try bobsleighing!
Taste local delicacies and check out museums and cultural centres like Maihaugen. If you’re travelling with children, a visit to the Hunderfossen Adventure Park is a must.
Lillehammer has achieved the certification Sustainable Destination. Although this does not mean that the destination is sustainable, it does mean that it has made a commitment to work systematically to reduce the negative effects of tourism, while strengthening its positive ripple effects.
Find more inspiration on Lillehammer’s official website.
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Where to stay
From comfy hotels to cosy cabins. Find your home away from home in Lillehammer.
Food and drink
From local food gems to high-end restaurants. Get a taste of what Lillehammer offers.
The certification Sustainable Destination is a label given to destinations that work systematically to reduce the negative impacts of tourism. In addition to providing visitors with enjoyable experiences, the destination must strive to minimise its impact on local nature, culture and the environment, and support the local community and economy. The municipality and the travel industry shall cooperate closely to assure that the destination is a great place in which to live as well as visit.
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For the chefs at Lysaker Gjestgiveri, the perfect meal starts in the wilderness around their hometown Lillehammer.
Mountains and valleys in Eastern Norway
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