Telemark is a variety of attractions, experiences, nature and culture. The landscape is always shifting.
The coast of Telemark is joys of water and boating. Beautiful coastal villages and towns, where you will find a lively mixture of people from many places.
Mid-Telemark is surrounded by gentle hills and friendly lakes, connected to the Telemark canal - the old transport route from the coast to the upper regions of the county. This particular region is well-known for commerce, culture and adventure.
Like a roof on top of Telemark is the vast and majestic Hardangervidda mountain plateau. Your trip to the mountains may start or end up in Tinn or Vinje. The Gaustatoppen mountain reaches towards the sky, with a spectacular view of the fairytale region.
Western Telemark presents much of the county's cultural identity, and here you are met by powerful nature and a culture heritage with roots hundreds of years back in time.
The culture is shifting. Telemark is folk music in Bø, rock in Langesund, poetry in Kragerø, traditional dance music in seljord and blues at Notodden.
And there is the food... Local producers from the entire county have extracted their old recipies. The kitchen of Telemark offer experiences you cannot find anywhere else.