Hiking Peer Gynts Trail - selfguided with luggagetransport

In the centre of Gudbrandsdalen valley, between Lillehammer and Vinstra in the southeast of Norway, you find the kingdom of Ibsens legendary Norse folk hero Peer Gynt. A magnificent area of natural beauty where Peer Gynt found tranquility and inspiration and which inspired many of his fantasies. Peer Gynt may well have been a boaster and a dreamer, but a visit to Peer Gynt's Kingdom will convince You that Peer had good reason to boast of his kingdom. 'In the footsteps of Peer Gynt', our popular mountain route from hotel to hotel, starts at Lillehammer / Skei and ends in Espedalen, about 67 km as the crow flies. This is a holiday for those looking for a challange, but in a safe form and without the drudgery of exhausting climbs with heavy rucksacks. You take a picnic lunch with you and enjoy the breathtaking panorama of the Jotunheimen and Rondane mountain ranges

The trip start with arrival and accomodation in Lillehammer, before transfer to the starting point at Skeikampen. Return last day to back to Lillehammer or Vinstra (were you can go by train)
Self guided with luggagetransport: on request.
Mid. June - end September.

Price - example by min. 4 Persons: from 7750,- per person in double room.

Included in the price:
5 nights accommodation breakfast and self packed lunch.
4 x 3-course dinner or norwegian buffèt.
Luggage transport
Map and tour description

Transport to and from Lillehammer / Vinstra is not included.

This tour is on request, ie you can contact us with your preferred date and we will check for availability.

Day by day program

Day 1:  Arrival  Skeikampen by own car or by local bus from Lillehammer.
 Accommodation at Thon Hotel Skeikampen for dinner (at 7 pm), overnight, brekafast and self packed lunch.

Day 2:  From Skeikampen to Fagerhøi, approx. 18 km/6-7 hours.
The walk follows an old country road. If the weather is nice, we climb up to Præstkampen (1244 m.a.s.l.) to enjoy a panorama view of the Jotunheimen and Rondane mountains. 
After lunch we continue across easy and varied terrain to Fagerhøi. Dinner and overnight stay.

Day 3:  A walking tour from Fagerhøi to Gålå, approx. 16 km/4-5 hours. 
Easy  terrain,through birch woodland at Lauvåsen and Bjørkåsen. Accommodation at Wadahl Høyfjellshotell. Dinner, breakfast and self packed lunch.

Day 4:  Gålå to Fefor, approx. 15 km/5-6 hours.
We climb up to Valsfjell (1148 m.a.s.l.) and continue down to Feforvatnet (lake).
Dinner and overnight at Fefor Høyfjellshotell.

Day 5:  Fefor to Espedalen, approx. 18km/6 - 7 hours.  The first 5 km goes by car. The day starts with a challenging climb, the path taking us up more than 1500m above sea level and providing a magnificent view of the Jotunheimen mountain range. Easy walk down to Espedalen.

Day 6:  Departure. Transport to Skeikampen or Lillehammer.

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