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Hiking trips at Rauland

  1. group of adults and children walking on the sherpastie
    Get a panoramic view of Hardangervidda! Sherpas from Nepal have built a beautiful stone step up to the viewpoint. Falkeriset is named after the falcon hunting in the area. Suitable for people from 2 to 90 years.
  2. Take the boat to Norway’s highest church and walk along Kvennevassdraget on Hardanger Mountain Plateau. A 1.9 km round trip on Møsstrond in Vinje. A light walk through a pedestrian village.
  3. The water adventure children and lady
    This route is out of the ordinary and gives you the chance to team up with our superhero Sildre – a happy little water droplet – on the hunt for the villainous Waterpire Surkula who is trying to pollute our countryside.
  4. A walk through beautiful landscape and The Vinje gallery. This is an easy walk in part of the Vinje cultural landscape.
  5. The trail starts at Vierli Kafeteria by the subway under the main road. Follow the marked trail to the top of Mount Vierlinuten (1,100 m above sea level).

Accommodation at Rauland

Raulandsakademiet in winter


Cheap accomodation all year round. Single-and two bed rooms. Bed and breakfast or full pension. 1,5 km from the centre of Rauland.

Entrance to Groven Camping & Hyttegrend

Groven Camping

Groven Camping og Hyttegrend is a 3 star family campsite near the mountain areas of Rauland and Haukelifjell with Norway's oldest…

cabin from Rauland holiday center in winter

Rauland Feriesenter

Rauland Feriesenter is located right at the Rauland Ski Center with ski in ski out from most cabins and apartments.

Attractions at Rauland

  1. Sculptures by Dyre Vaa, Dyre Vaa Sculptural Art Collection - Rauland Kunstmuseum
    The museum shows sculptures, paintings, graphic art and drawings by the famous artist Dyre Vaa (1903-1980).
    1. 25 Jun 202315 Aug 2023
  2. Knut Skinnarland Sculptural Art Collection - Rauland Kunstmuseum, Vest-Telemark Museum.
    The Skinnarland Collection houses more than 100 works of art by sculptor Knut Skinnarland and a replica of his studio in Rauland.
    1. 25 Jun 202315 Aug 2023
  3. M/B Fjellvåken
    The M/B Fjellvåken takes you on a wonderful trip across Lake Møsvatn from Skinnarbu to Mogen Turisthytte
  4. A walk through beautiful landscape and The Vinje gallery. This is an easy walk in part of the Vinje cultural landscape.
  5. See Mjonøy with it's stone oven bakery, art exhibition, crafts and culture.

Restaurants and Cafés



Restaurant in the centre of Rauland.

sour cream porridge at Vierli Kafeteria

Vierli Cafeteria

At Vierli Kafeteria you get dinner dishes, fast food, cakes and hot and cold drinks.

pasta with chicken at Rauland Fjellkafé

Rauland Fjellkafé

Visit Rauland Fjellkafé in the center of Rauland. Here you get everything from sandwiches, pizza, hot dishes as well as delicious…