Setesdal Map

Thanks to its location and climate, the entire Setesdal valley enjoys long and stable winters. From wide, open expanses to floodlit trails through the forest, you are guaranteed to find your own skiing paradise.
If you prefer hitting the slopes, Hovden, in the northern part of the valley, is the largest alpine centre in the region.


Skiing in Setesdal

Other winter activities

Eat and sleep in Setesdal

Hotel in an old building style and a flagpole with the Norwegian flag. Photo
Photo: Eikerapen Gjestegard

Accommodation in Setesdal

Hotel, apartment, cabin, caravan or tent. The choice is yours. The typical overnight stop in Setesdal is a camping site with cabins. There is a wide selection of camping sites, ranging from basic ones to some offering five-star…

Tine Setesdalssmør på fat med spekemat
Photo: TINE Mediebank

Food and drink in Setesdal

Local food and long traditions. On your journey through Setesdal you may literally get a taste of the valley. Many of the restaurants serve food based on local produce, prepared in a traditional manner or with a modern touch.