Hallingskarvet National Park and Hardangervidda National Park
Geilo is a National Park Village and is the gateway to two national parks: Hallingskarvet National Park and Hardangervidda National Park.
Geilo is located in Hol Municipality, in the region of the Hallingdal valley in Viken County. Hol is a typical mountain municipality where most of the area is above 900 elevation. Hallingskarvet (1,933 meters elevation) is the highest point in the municipality. The lowest point is at about 445 meters elevation.
In Hol Municipality, we find Geilo, which is located in a small valley, midway between the national parks. With Hardangervidda to the south and Hallingskarvet to the north.