Vøringfossen, Eidfjord

Vøringfossen, Eidfjord

Path to the bottom of the waterfall. Park your car near the uppermost opening of Mabotunnelen. Follow the old road towards the river. Turn on to the path and walk up the valley. Some of the paths leads across stone screes; remember to wear appropriate footwear and watch out for rock slides! About 1,5 hrs there and back.

Other Activities at Vøringfossen, Eidfjord

Eidfjord offers much. Vøringfossen is one of the most famous and visited tourist attractions. Sima power plant provides an impressive home look at how nature used to produce renewable energy. Distance from Eidfjord 20 miles.

Kjeåsen shows how people lived and made their living in the old days. Gallery Bergslien displays local art. Trolltoget is a winner for more than children. Hardangervidda Nature Centre shows indoors, lifelike exhibits about life on the plateau, both past and present. You can also see Ivo Cap Rino panoramic film, "Fjord, mountain and waterfall. Skytjefossen waterfall has a free fall of 300 metres and is located around 12 kilometres from Eidfjord towards the end of the fjord.

Vøringfossen - Norway's most famous waterfall
Vøringfossen is the most famous waterfall. It has a vertical drop of 182 meters, with 145 meter free fall. Vøringfossen is the most visited natural tourist attraction, and can be experienced at close quarters from the top by Fossli Hotel or at the bottom of the mighty Måbødalen. In Måbødalen is a rare and beautiful flora.

Fossli Hotel
Fossli Hotel is on top of Måbødalen. The hotel has a exceptional location with a fantastic panoramic views of Måbø-Valley Vøringfossen. It was constructed in 1891, 25 years before Fossli got away. Fossli Hotel has 21 rooms, restaurant, cafe and bar.
Fossli Hotel AS, Fossli, 5785 Vøringsfossen
Phone: 53 66 57 77
Fax: 53 66 50 34
E-mail: manager@fossli-hotel.com
Internet: www.fossli-hotel.com

Garen Gaard and Cabin Centre

  • 12 well-equipped family cabins in Vøringfossen.
  • Cottages with 3 bedrooms - bath / shower / toilet - equipped kitchen - living room with fireplace and TV.
  • Summer and autumn hunting / fishing and a good starting point for marked tracks.
  • In winter have prepared groomed trails for cross country trail. 3 km to the Alpine Centre.

Garen Gaard and Cabincenter,
5785 Vøringsfossen
Phone: 53 66 57 21/91 18 74 53
Fax: 53 66 51 95
E-mail: garen.gaard@c2i.net
Internet: http://home.c2i.net/garengaard/

Liseth House and Cabins
Distance - 1 km from Vøringfossen -
• Fantastic scenery
• Cabins with shower, toilet and television
• Rooms with shower / wc
• Restaurant - breakfast / dinner
Liseth Breakfast and Cabins
5785 Vøringsfossen
Phone: 53 66 57 14 / 90 14 74 05
E-mail: post@liseth.no

Garen Camping
Distance - 3 km east of Vøringfossen
• Well-equipped cabins with shower and WC, 2-3 bedrooms - 4-8 pers.
• Cabins with kitchen, toilets and showers in toilets, 3-4 persons
• Places for tents and caravans
• Power Outlet
• Washing machine and dryer
• TV lounge with dish
• arrange individual and hot tub
• Open all year.
Garen Camping, 5785 Vøringfoss
Phone: 1953 1966 1957 1925
Fax: 53 66 57 90
E-mail: post@garencamping.no
Internet: www.garencamping.no

Vøringfoss Cafeteria & Souvenir
Vøringfoss Cafeteria & Souvenir is located on the top of the Måbø next to Vøringfossen.
Season: End of May - 15 September.
Serving homemade sour-porridge, hot and cold food, ice cream and coffee menu
Group Booking.
Souvenirs and gifts.
Custom stone shop.
Vøringfoss Cafeteria & Souvenir
5785 Vøringfoss
Phone: 53 66 57 20

Åstestølen Cafe and Mountain Batch AS
• Cosy cafe with traditional
• 600 m from Vøringfossen
• Cabins with shower and toilet and kitchenette, 6 - 8 persons
• arrange individual
• Child Friendly
• Fine hiking, summer and winter
Åstestølen Café and Mountain Batch AS
5785 Vøringfoss
Phone: 53 50 51 07/48 03 78 42

Vøringfossen, Eidfjord Map:
Vøringfossen, Eidfjord - Map

Location: Vøringsfoss, Hardangervidda, Eidfjord

5785 Vøringsfoss, Eidfjord
Contact Eidfjord Tourist Information Office for more details.

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