Summer holiday in Geilo

Action-packed family experiences!


With Geilo as a base, you can fill your entire holiday with exciting activities and experiences! Summer in the mountains is something special, the center is surrounded by mountain peaks with fantastic views, the surrounding nature is green and lush and the blue fjord glistens in the sun. For the family, the days are filled with new memories every day!

Summer holiday in Geilo - How to plan

How to get here - Geilo is located on the mountain midway between Oslo and Bergen. From Oslo it is approx. 220 km and from Bergen approx. 244 km by car. The easiest and fastest way to get to Geilo is to take a train, the train runs directly from both Oslo and Bergen stations.

Accommodation - Stay at one of the family-friendly hotels with a central location in relation to the center and the activities. Hotels such as Vestlia Resort, Ustedalen Resort and Dr. Holms Hotel can offer, among other things, a swimming pool, restaurant and a bar. Vestlia Resort can also offer an adventure pool and a children's playland. If you want self-catering, we have several cabins and apartments that are perfect for an active family holiday.

Summer activity - Experience action-packed, fun and new activities that gives the whole family memories to last a lifetime! Pre-book the activities you want to make sure you don't miss anything. How about a trip to Langedrag Nature Park, horseback riding in the mountains, a boat trip in the national park or experience everything Geilo Summer Park has to offer!

Attractions - Geilo has a long history and a lot of culture! Feel free to visit one of our many attractions to see and learn more about Geilo. We recommend a day trip across Hardangervidda to beautiful Eidfjord with a stop at Vøringsfossen.

Biking - No summer is complete without a bike ride. At Geilo, you can choose from many different bike trails, flow paths and miles of trail biking. How about cycling Rallarvegen this summer?

Book a table - Regardless of where you want to live, it is extra nice to be able to go to a restaurant one night to enjoy a good dinner. We recommend booking in advance if you have a special wish for a restaurant and time.

Shopping - The center of Geilo consists of a cozy pedestrian street, with many shops and cafes. Squeeze in some time between activities and explore the center of Geilo, and all it has to offer!

Accommodation suitable for everyone

In Geilo there are accommodation options suitable for everyone, you can choose between hotels, cabins, apartments and camping. Summer holiday in the mountain are an unforgettable experience!


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Exciting activities for a successful summer holiday

No summer holiday is complete without activities suitable for the whole family! At Geilo there are many exciting activities to choose from, rafting in Norway's third largest river, or how about challenging the whole family in the climbing park? Or do you want to try something a little out of the ordinary? Then the mountain cart is right up your alley! Some of the activities require transport as they are outside Geilo.

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Food and drink in Geilo

Geilo has a large selection of restaurants that offer food and drink in all varieties. From the simplest tasty meals, to the most delicious menus with accompanying drinks for all heroes and heroines!