Hardangervidda National Park - Things to Know Before Visiting
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About Hardangervidda National Park
Hardangervidda National Park is the largest national park in Norway. Hardangervidda is the home of one of the largest reindeer herds in the whole world.
Attractions Near Hardangervidda National Park
Hårteigen is a characteristic mountain in Hardangervidda National Park. At an elevation of 1,690 meters above sea level, the peak of Hårteigen rises 480 meters above the surrounding plateau which is fairly level.
Halnefjorden is a lake on the border of Vestland and Viken counties in Norway.
Vøringfossen is one of the most visited waterfalls in Norway. It has a total drop of 182 metres and a major drop of 163 meters.
The Hardangervidda Natursenter is a museum and visitor center of the Hardangervidda National Park in Norway.
Trolltunga is a popular hiking area located in the Ullensvang Municipality of Vestland county. The rock formation situated about 1,100 meters above the sea level and The cliff juts horizontally out from the mountain, about 700 meters above the north side of the lake. This is a very challenging hike, at least 10 hours on rough terrain. There are no shelters on the hiking route and no places to buy supplies.
Hardangerjøkulen is the 6th largest glacier in Norway, located far east in Hordaland Fylke. he glacier covers 73 sq. Km and provides magnificient views over the surrounding landscape.
Where is Hardangervidda National Park
Discover More Attractions in Viken, Where Hardangervidda National Park Is Located
Viken county takes its name from the historic region of Viken.