About the national park

Folgefonna, the third largest glacier on mainland Norway, is the heart of the national park. Exotic and dramatic, this magnificent glacier has drawn tourists since 1833. Here are glacier tongues and icefalls, wild valleys, and raging rivers of rushing meltwater and scenic summer pastures.

Outdoor adventures and activities near Folgefonna

A beautiful national park means lots of opportunity to explore the great outdoors, and Fjord Norway should be more than a spectator’s sport! The menu of activities available on the Folgefonn Peninsula is sure to raise your pulse and call forth an expectant smile.

Visitor centre & gateways

There are many gateways to Folgefonna National Park. Think of these as places to obtain valuable information that will help you make the most of your explorations. The friendly staff will also point you to where you can set up a good base.

Getting here

Fjordbygdene i nærleiken av Folgefonna nasjonalpark byr på god og variert overnatting. Her er historiske hotell og sjarmerande gjestgjevarheimar, campingplassar i vakker natur, hytter og rom i private bustader. Du kan velje det som passar dine ønske og reisebudsjett.


Where is Folgefonna?

Folgefonn peninsula in Hardanger og covers areas in Jondal, Ullensvang, Odda, Etne og Kvinnherad municipalities, all in Hordaland county.

Visitor centre Folgefonna national park

Skålafjæro 17
5470 Rosendal
Telefon: +47 53 48 42 80
E-post: epost@folgefonna.info

Tourist information