Norway Norway

Worth knowing

The Aurlandsdalen runs for a length of 50 kilometers through Norway.

The difficulty of the trail is rated as easy and demanding and it usually takes 3 days to walk the Aurlandsdalen.
Of course, how long it really takes for the trail depends on the experience and fitness of the hikers.

The drinking water supply is on the way no problem, since there are numerous possibilities to fill up the water supplies.
This can be done, for example, at streams, springs, but also at wells or public facilities. However, the water may have to be filtered before drinking!

On the trail you are self-sufficient.
But at irregular intervals (at least every few days) there is the possibility to buy food.
This needs to be planned accordingly and it can only be recommended to contact the aid stations and check the opening hours.

You can stay overnight in managed huts, in a tent/tarp and in guesthouses/hotels along the way.

Wild camping is allowed As always, leave behind no traces . Rubbish has to be taken away and nature has to be respected and protected!

Campfires are currently allowed. However, this can change at any time.
Therefore, please be sure to pay attention to public notices and a possible risk of forest fires..
In addition, new fireplaces should never be built, but existing ones should be used.

Facts about Aurlandsdalen

50 km
Elevation gain
1.200 m
Elevation loss
2.450 m
Highest Point
1.645 m
Lowest Point
0 m
Round Trip?
Walk in both directions?
50 km
1.200 m
2.450 m
1.645 m
0 m
You have the following accommodation options on the Aurlandsdalen
  • in managed huts
  • in a tent/tarp
  • in guesthouses/hotels along the way
Solitude on the Aurlandsdalen
Moderate contact with other people and only occasionally with settlements

The best time to hike the Aurlandsdalen is:


Arrival to the Aurlandsdalen

You will arrive via Bergen Airport Flesland.

You can get to Starting point via Zug. Duration approx. 3 hours.

Departure from the Aurlandsdalen

Departure is via Bergen Airport Flesland.

You can get to the airport per Fähre. Takes about 6 hours.

Map and elevation profile of the Aurlandsdalen

What else you should know about the Aurlandsdalen

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