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Coronavirus - about the situation in Voss

Due to the ongoing situation with the Coronavrius and a municipal decision at 12th March, the ski resorts Myrkdalen and Voss Resort will be closed until Thursday 26th of March. The Tourist Information Office will be closed in the same period. We hope for understanding. It will still be possible to reach out to us at [email protected]
 

Current situation otherwise:

Due to the coronavirus situation, new restrictions has been set and therefore som events, attractions and venues has been closed from 12th of March until Thursday 26th of March 2020. 

Vossabadet is closed until further notice.

Voss Vind is closed until further notice. 

Voss Kulturhus is closed until further notice.

Voss folkemuseum is closed until further notice.

Wild Voss will not be doing guided hikes or courses from 15th of March - 26th of March.

All events with more then 500 particpants will automatically be cancelled from now until the end April. For events after April decisions will be made later.  

All other events will be evaluated individually. Myrkdalen and Voss Resort has cancelled all indoor events until further. 

The festival Vossa Jazz (2th-5th April) has been cancelled. 

Accommodation

Voss Hostel has beds to rent, but you need to contanct/book at [email protected] The Reception is not staffed,  so you need to make an appointment for check-in. There will also not be served breakfast due to new restrictions.

Scandic Voss is open until further notice. Breakfast buffet, bar and training facilities are closed due to the new restrictions.

Myrkdalen Hotel is closed until further

Store Ringheim Hotel is closed until further.

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Do you have any questions about the coronavirus situation and travelling in Norway? Please find updated information and travel advice at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health. Updated information and advice if you are travelling to Norway: The Norwegian Institute of Public Health.

  • Domestic transport is to continue as normal as possible for the moment.
  • Everyone is strongly encouraged to avoid leisure travel.
  • Avoid travel that is not strictly necessary (both domestic and abroad), and avoid public transport if you can.
  • Avoid other places where you can easily get close to others.
  • Avoid close contact with others.

More on Visit Norway about travelling in Norway. 

You can also find more information on these pages: 

European Centre of Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) World Health Organization (WHO)

If you are experiencing symptoms like fever, sore throat, chest pain and breathing difficulities while travelling in Norway, please stay in your hotel room and contact guests service by telephone, or call the 24-hour Norwegian medical service at (+47) 116 117 for guidance and assistance.

If you have other questions about the situation in Voss, please contact us at [email protected]