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Hiking trips at Dalen

  1. Lådalstigen is a fantastic hike between Dalen and Lårdal. A large part of the hike follows the mountain ridge 800 metres above the Telemark Canal.
  2. A walk packed full of culture and history.
  3. Charming walk along the Telemark Canal, past the historic Dalen Hotel, beautiful Soria Moria Sauna and through the "jungle" and river delta at Buøy island.
  4. Exciting hiking route from Vest-Telemark Museum in Eidsborg to the historic whetstone quarry.
  5. Round trip from Dalen where you cross the river Tokkeåi via the suspension bridge over Helveteshylen (Hell)

Accommodation at Dalen

Birdbox Tokke Accommodation

Birdbox Tokke Accommodation

Unique accommodation with stunning view over Lake Åmlivatn.

Telemarkssylv

Telemarkssylv

An accommodation out of the ordinary - in the stable, at a farm, next door to a silversmith.

Bandak Camping Lårdal

Bandak Camping Lårdal

A small and cosy camping right next to Bandak. Placed between a idyllic beach and the harbour for boats at the Telemark Canal.

Attractions at Dalen

  1. To experience the rich cultural heritage and traditions of West Telemark, VTM-Eidsborg is an excellent place to start.
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  2. Charming, small stave church. Located by West Telemark Museum in Eidsborg.
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  3. Soria Moria sauna at Dalen
    Beautiful Soria Moria Sauna in Dalen, Telemark
  4. In the steep mountainside over Dalen lies the famous little farm Rui.
  5. the ducks in the garden at Dalen Hotel
    Dalen Hotel is a beautiful fairytale hotel build in 1894 in grand romantic style with dragon heads, towers, pinnacles and balconies.
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  6. Here at Grimdalstunet you can get a glimpse into the home of artist Anne Grimdalen. A mountain farm from the 1600s which today houses a museum with art gallery.
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  7. Exciting copper mine in a small community built upp due to mining.
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  8. Dalen Villmarkssenter offers photohides for rent for photography of various birds, birds of prey and animals.
  9. 350m high cliff with buoyancy!
  10. For 1000 years Tokke has had an export industry of whetstones. For Norwegian Vikings whetstone from Eidsborg was an effective weapon for throwing as the historic sagas tell us.

Restaurants and Cafés

Høydalsmo Vegkro

Høydalsmo Vegkro

Cosy roadside cafe in Høydalsmo

Museum Café Eidsborg

Museum Café Eidsborg

The Cafe is situated by R45 next to Eidsborg stave church in the beautiful and dramatic landscape of Tokke.  In the modern museum…

Kafé Hallbjønn

Kafé Hallbjønn

We have been well known for a fabulous kitchen with homemade food.

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