Sykkel på Hardangervidda - Rjukan i Telemark - visitrjukan
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Cycling package 1, Hardangervidda

Cycling on the Hardangervidda brings you into beautiful and charming high mountain nature.

The packages includes: 

  • Packed lunch
  • Tickets with Krossobanen
  • Accommodation at Kalhovd Tourist cabin
  • 3 – course dinner, breakfast and snack pack
  • Bed linen and towels 

Please notice that the package does not include the bike. Bring your self or rent at Rjukan Intersport (+47 350 81020)


NOK 1595,- for adults and NOK 1095 for children (up to 12 years)


Please send your request by e-mail to 

Start the trip with Krossobanen

The beginning of the cycling tour is very special, because the first North-European cable car, Krossobanen, whisks you up from Rjukan to the starting point at 886 meters.

The ride to Kalhovd Tourist cabin

Day 1:

The packed lunch and tickets are handed out at Rjukan Tourist office. 

From the tourist office in the town center there are 2 km drive up to Krossobanen cable car. At Krossobanen you will find a large and free parking lot. 

Krossobanen brings you and your bike up to the starting point at 5 minutes. The Krossobanen is running the whole day from 08 - 20. Bikes will be prioritized the first two hours. 

The bike ride starts with a 2 km long hill. This is the hardest part. After this it is slightly hilly. The distance to Kalhovd Tourist cabin is 30 km. Along the route there are many nice resting places and you will have great scenery over Hardangervidda at all times.  

At Kalhovd Tourist cabin a nice and homemade meal is waiting for you. The dinner start at 7 o'clock pm. 

Day 2:

Enjoy a nice breakfast and make your self a packed lunch to bring. The return can go the same way, or you can cycle via Atrå and along the main road back to Rjukan. A total of 60 km. 

Please notice that after approx. 20 km from Kalhovd to Atrå, you reach the main road. Here there is no cycling path, so be aware of the traffic. 

Facts about the tour

Season: approx. July 1st - September 1st

Length: 30 km

Underlay: gravel

Grading: marked as a red tour (medium) 

Altitude: The start is 886 meters above the sea and Kalhovd Tourist cabin is situated at an altitude of 1100 meters.

Bike rental: Intersport Rjukan Phone: +47 35 08 10 20.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation more than 15 days prior to arrival: NOK 300

Cancellation 15 – 3 days prior to arrival: 50 % 

Cancellation less than 3 days prior arrival: No refund



Intersport Rjukan

35 08 10 20

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