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Holidays to Telemark

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Norsjø Hotel
Norsjø Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Nordagutuvegen 81, Sauherad

Located by the sea, this family-friendly hotel is within 12 mi (20 km) of Sommarland, Bø i Telemark and Bo Museum. Gygrestolen and Vrangfoss Locks are also within ...

3.9/5Good! (35 reviews)

"Incredible views. Make sure to ask for s room overlooking the fjord!"…"

Reviewed on 22 Jul 2019

Norsjø Hotel
Comfort Hotel Porsgrunn
Comfort Hotel Porsgrunn
3 out of 5
Kammerherrelokka 3, Porsgrunn, Telemark (county)
The price is £73 per night from 6 Feb to 7 Feb

Situated in Porsgrunn, this hotel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from DuVerden Maritime Museum and Science Center and within 6 miles (10 km) of Hjellebrygga and Brekkeparken. ...

4.3/5Excellent! (129 reviews)

"Amazing short stay, perfect small hotel"…"

Reviewed on 2 Oct 2020

Comfort Hotel Porsgrunn
Nisser Hyttegrend Og Camping
Nisser Hyttegrend Og Camping
3 out of 5
Fjonevegen 1667, Nissedal, Norge
The price is £64 per night from 20 Jan to 21 Jan

Situated in Nissedal, this beach cabin is 10.2 mi (16.5 km) from Z Museum and within 20 miles (32 km) of Straand Sommerland and Samvirke Gallery. Gautefall Ski ...

4.3/5Excellent! (10 reviews)
Beautiful location and well-priced budget hut

"I booked a little hut. No private bathroom and no water, but as expected. Ok priced, directly at the lake. Interior a little old but comfy enough."…"

Reviewed on 11 Jul 2019

Nisser Hyttegrend Og Camping
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Holiday in Telemark—from the coast to Hardangervidda

Telemark is a county in which you can experience the idyllic and fertile southern coastal landscape of Midt-Telemark, its stave churches and the majestic Hardangervidda. Telemark has much to offer but it is the stave churches and Hardangervidda that attract most of the tourists to the area. In summer the hiking terrain in Telemark is fantastic for anyone who likes to be outdoors and Gaustatoppen (Gausta Peak) is especially popular. You can look forward to a wonderful trip when you holiday in Telemark.

The coastal cities lies in the southern part of Telemark with places that are popular to visit such as Skien, Porsgrunn and Kragerø, which is a well-known holiday resort for Norwegians in the summer. Take in Brekkeparken and Telemarkskanalen (Telemark Canal), the latter with old wooden siphons that are operated manually. A trip on board the “Victoria” or the “Henrik Ibsen” is a romantic affair, especially when the sun is shining.

Telemark is perhaps best known for the many wonderful medieval churches in the area. Go to Heddal to see one of the most beautiful and biggest of the stave churches, the Heddal stavkirke (Heddal Stave Church). The church was built way back in the 1200s and there are less than 30 of these magnificent edifices throughout Norway.

If you like walking in the mountains, you have chosen the right place to visit in Telemark. Hardangervidda is the largest mountain plateau in northern Europe with numerous hiking trails. Den Norske Turistforening (Norwegian Trekking Association) has many huts where you can stay in the area, so you can embark on trips lasting several days—or just take a day trip.

You shouldn’t miss the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Rjukan and Notodden during your trip. It was here that Norsk Hydro (Norwegian Hydro) ran its pioneering experiment in the development of the electrochemical industry. Visit Norsk Industriarbeidermuseum (Norwegian Industrial Workers Museum) at Vemork to learn more about the history behind it. In Rjukan you can also see the Solspeilet (Sun Mirror), which ensures that the site has its square lit up during winter when it normally gets no direct sunlight.

Telemark is a versatile county that offers everything from idyllic summer swimming spots by the water to great hiking trails on Hardangervidda. Enjoy fantastic apple juice, made from apples grown in the area and enjoy your holiday in Telemark. If you enjoy outdoor experiences in nature, Telemark county is definitely for you!

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Frequently asked questions

If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Telemark (county) holiday package?
If your travel plans in Telemark (county) have been upended, it’s a relief to know that it is possible to cancel your booking. If you made your booking within the last 24 hours, you may be able to get a refund. If your booking was made more than 24 hours ago, your airline, hotel or car rental company may charge a cancellation fee. For more details, check our Customer Service Portal.
What are the top hotels in Telemark (county)?
Have a look at Vierli Hyttegrend and Raulandsfjell. They’re top picks for many travellers to Vinje. If Rauland features in your travel plans, Vierli Hyttegrend and Raulandsfjell are a couple of top-notch options.
When is the best time of year to visit Telemark (county)?
If your definition of “best” means when you’ll land the best deals, pack your suitcase and head for Telemark (county) in . In contrast, is the most expensive month to plan a getaway. Peak season falls in and is a thrilling time to visit — but be prepared for bigger crowds and longer queues. is generally a quieter time of year.
How far in advance should I book my Telemark (county) holiday?
While prices do change, we generally recommend booking your spot as early as possible. Most international fares are available on Expedia up to 12 months in advance. If you’re booking last minute, you may still get lucky. Discount prices to Telemark (county) sometimes emerge in the weeks prior to departure.
What should I know before booking a Telemark (county) travel package?
So many places to go, so many things to see and do. With a travel package, you’ll be able to cross more of them off your list. Combine your flights, hotels and rental cars and get set to save.
Does Expedia offer Book Now, Pay Later Telemark (county) holiday packages?
Any good trip can become costly, so it’s good to know that Expedia is able to make things easier. Thanks to our partnership with online lender Affirm, you can get the most out of your budget with a Book Now, Pay Later holiday package.