Tour de Dovre
Cycling: 130 km starting in Dovre, Innlandet
7 795 NOK/pers (4 nights)
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Price
7 795 NOK/pers
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Accommodation
4 nights
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Cycling
130 km

Included

  • done4 nights in selected hotels and mountain hotels (price per person in a double room)
  • done4 x breakfast
  • done4 x packed lunch
  • done4 x dinner (excl drinks)
  • doneLuggage transport
  • doneBicycle maps

Add-on Extras

  • doneExtra nights, the package is easily supplemented with one or two days
  • doneSupplement for single rooms: 1 750 NOK
  • donePick up at Hjerkinn train station: 50 NOK
  • doneE-bike for rent 3 days: 1 400 NOK
  • doneRegular bike for rent 3 days: 700 NOK
  • doneHelmet for rent: 150 NOK

Tour de Dovre will take you through peaceful mountain terrain, idyllic farmland and stunning valleys, and you will also experience three of Norway’s most famous National Parks. The cycle route will see you travelling through the beautiful National Parks Dovre, Rondane and Dovrefjell, and you’ll also enjoy incredible views of the famous Gudbrandsdalen and Grimsdalen valleys. Fantastic views of some of Norway’s most iconic mountains will accompany you on your journey.

Tour de Dovre is a truly spectacular cycle journey. The scenic tour winds through three of Norway’s most famous National Parks, allowing you to take in the natural beauty of your spectacular surroundings on two wheels. Aside from the incredible views, you will also be able to take in other natural and traditional experiences if you’d like – such as looking for moose or the famous musk ox that live in these parts, and sampling some local Norwegian food and delicacies.

Along the way, you’ll stay the night in some lovely accommodations that celebrate Norwegian heritage and tradition. After a day of cycling and exploring, you will get some much-needed rest and relaxation at Hjerkinn Mountain Lodge, Grimsdalshytta and Trolltun Guesthouse. These are all great accommodations with a long-standing tradition of hosting travellers to this historic region of Norway, and there are plenty of opportunities for exploring the local area with short hikes, cycle rides, visiting mountain farms, fishing, horseback riding and other experiences closeby.

The Tour de Dovre cycling route is perfect for those who are in decent shape and have some experience with cycling. There are plenty of incredible experiences along the way that are suited to the entire family, and this is certainly a cycling adventure you will never forget.

Dag 1 - Arrival to Hjerkinn Fjellstue

hotelHjerkinn Fjellstue og Fjellridning, Hjerkinn
restaurantDinner

You travel by your own to Hjerkinn. Please let us know if you want help to book the train ticket.

In Dovre you will stay at Hjerkinn Fjellstue, a charming traditional mountain lodge with a history of providing friendly, high-quality accommodation for 1200 years. Dinner will be servied in the evening.

Dag 2 - Grimsdalen - one of Norway´s most beautiful mountain valleys

hotelGrimsdalshytta DNT, Dovre
restaurantBreakfast, packed lunch and dinner
54 km

The route between Hjerkinn and Grimsdalshytta is relatively simple and follows the road. You will pass the river Folla down into the valley and towards Folldal. Form here you follow Rondane National Tourits Roads towards Grimsdalen. Here you cycle between the två national parks - Dovre National Park on one side and Rondane National Park on the other.

Grimsdalshytta DNT consists of beautiful cultural buildings and gives a scenic panoramic view over Rondane mountains. Thi is one of Norway´s most beautiful mountain valleys.

Dag 3 - Gudbrandsdalen and Trolltun

hotelTrolltun gjestegård, Dombås
restaurantBreakfast, packed lunch and dinner
42 km

Form the heart of Dovre National Park, you cycle along the river Grimse, Grimsdalsmyerene and Veslegrimsi. The trail here is quite flat, with the exception of the last steep climb up to the mountain plateu. then it carries down towards Dovre and one of the most famous valleys in Norway - Gudbrandsdalen. Follow the valley to Trolltun, cycling along the river Gudbrandslången. At idyllic Trolltun offers hotel, hostel, cabins and restaurant service. They are open year around and a great starting point for the many activities at Dovre and Dombås.

Dag 4 - Trolltun to Hjerkinn Fjellstue

hotelHjerkinn Fjellstue, Hjerkinn
restaurantBreakfast, packed lunch and dinner
33 km

Today you will follow "the old mountain road”, the hiking and bike road across Dovrefjell. On your right you will have the fantastic Dovre National Park, and on your left you can see the valley of Grytdalen and the mountain Snøhetta, the tallest mountain in the Dovrefjell mountain range. There are several good locations to stop for sightseeing, photos and lunch.

Accomodation at Hjerkinn Fjellstue og Fjellridning. One or several nights in fresh, crisp mountain air is good for you.

Dag 5 - Departure day

restaurantBreakfast

Last day without any planned activities. Enjoy your free time and relax before heading back home.

To confirm your booking, you must pay the full amount upon receiving the payment information. It's recommended to have travel insurance that covers both personal damage and accidents that may occur during the trip.

If you cancel your booking more than 30 days before the departure date, you will be refunded the amount paid minus a 500 NOK per person fee. If you cancel within 30 days of departure or don't show up, you won't receive a refund except for public charges that don't apply.

The organizer charges a 500 NOK per person administration fee for order changes. If you make changes less than 30 days before departure, it's considered a cancellation and a new booking.