Trolltunga winter expedition, skiing in powder paradise, panoramic mountain peaks and sauna by the fjord - Whether you want to explore the winter mountains or recharge your batteries, Hardanger is the ultimate winter destination.
Why travel long distances when you have everything you're looking for - and more - in adventurous Hardanger? Hardanger got the alps in Rosendal, playful ski resorts in Røldal, award-winning cider in the fjords and relaxing after ski. Hardanger awaits with a multitude of varied winter activities!See all
Trolltunga is a popular hiking destination during summer time, but the rock formation is possibly even more spectacular at winter. Trolltunga Active and Trolltunga Adventures bring you on an amazing winter adventure to a snow-covered Trolltunga on their guided snowshoe hikes. And do you know what the best part is? You get to experience the spectacular rock formation almost all by yourself!
Røldal mountain village is one of Europe’s most snowrich areas and is a freeskiers dream with loads of powder and massive mountain sides! Røldal ski resort offers skiing for everyone - whether you are a beginner and want to take your first slalom turns or want to rush down adrenaline-filled mountain sides. Read more about Røldal winter paradise here.
The combination of massive panoramic views and playful skiing makes Hardanger the ultimate ski touring destination.
Both Hardangerfjord Adventure, Folgefonni Glacier Team and Trolltunga Active offer guided ski tours to several impressive peaks.
Exploring Hardanger is not limited to skiing or snowshoe tours. Come close upon the glistening fjord on a kayak or rib boat tour and witness the surroundings turn raw, rough and frozen.
Surrounded by the most beautiful surroundings Hardanger really is the place to disconnect and find inner peace. Treat yourself to a relaxing visit at the wellness and pool area at Hotel Ullensvang, have a relaxing spa treatment at Vøringfoss hotel or bring the family to a playful time at Hardangerbadet. If you want to come even closer to nature Heit Sauna is sure to be a winner - go directly from the steamy sauna and jump straight out in the icy clear fjord.
A visit to Hardanger regardless of season is not complete without a taste of the amazing local food or award-winning cider the farmers around the fjord have made with passion and love. With the focus on local ingredients you can be sure that you will be served one quality meal after another.