2 days in Telemark Itinerary

2 days in Telemark Itinerary

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Rjukan
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Rjukan

Rjukan is a town and the administrative centre of Tinn municipality in Telemark, Norway. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): fly down the slopes at Gaustabanen and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gaustatoppen. Here are some ideas for day two: fly down the slopes at Krossobanen, see the interesting displays at Norwegian Industrial Workers Museum, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hardangervidda Nasjonalparksenter.

For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Rjukan route planner.

Oslo to Rjukan is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. July in Rjukan sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Rjukan

Parks · Museums · Nature · Outdoors
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Telemark travel guide

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Ski Areas · Mountains · Churches
Bø is a municipality in Telemark county, Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Midt-Telemark. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Bø i Telemark ("Bø in Telemark"). Bø has been a parish since ancient times and became a municipality in 1838. The area of Lunde was separated from Bø in 1867 to become a separate municipality. Bø has a population of 5,977 (2015).Bø's economy is mainly based on agriculture, forestry, tourism, education and public administration. Bø was formerly the seat of Telemark University College and is now home to one of the principal campuses of the larger University College of Southeast Norway, and has the character of a university town. Bø is well known for its cultural traditions within traditional music and artisanship, and its central position within Norwegian national romanticism with e.g. its Bunad traditions. Bø has several times been called "the most beautiful place on earth" in modern literature, e.g. in Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson's story, En glad Gut ("A Happy Boy").

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