Vetti Gard Turiststasjon

Vetti Gard Turiststasjon is a small mountain farm, rebuilt into a classical and historic hiking station. The facilities and rooms are simple, but well maintained in a traditional style. This is a perfect location to start or end your multi-day hike, or a great destination for a hike from Hjelle as a day tour.

About:

Vetti Gard Turiststasjon has been an important place for mountaineers since the mountain pioneers found their way into the valley of Utladalen as early as the 19th century. Famous Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg once said that he became 10 years younger every time he visited Vetti, and chances are that if you have found your way there once, you will want to visit again. The farm has also housed other famous people such as the explorer Fridtjof Nansen, mountaineer William C. Slingsby and the current queen consort of Norway, Queen Sonja.

At present day Vetti Gard Turiststasjon is a farm open during the summer months, found at the heart of Jotunheimen. The farm has 13 rooms and 27 beds in total. Extra beds/mattresses can be put down in the barn. The farm serves food during the summer season.


Facilities:

Beds: 37
Restaurant: Yes

Contact:

Address: Gnr 13 Bnr 1 | 6884 Øvre Årdal
Phone number: +47 57665800
E-mail: [email protected]

Links:

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Our products at Vetti Gard Turiststasjon

Grand Tour Jotunheimen (10-days)
The Grand Jotunheimen route, perfect for the expert hiker who wants to see it all. The route does not offer luggage transportation and is tailored with the experienced hikers in mind.
Included Hiking Board: Breakfast, Lunch to go & Dinner

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Discover Vettisriket (3-days)
Come discover Vettisriket, a hidden gem where mountain Norway meets the fjords. Travel by car to Hjelle, and catch a glimpse of Hjellefossen before you travel by foot through Utladalen to Vetti Gard (farm) and Vettisfossen, Norway’s highest protected waterfall. This is an easy hike and a lovely getaway with beautiful scenery, in Jotunheimen National Park.
Hiking Board: Breakfast, Lunch to go & Dinner

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