Voss - the Adventure Capital of Norway
When visiting Voss, located in the heart of Fjord Norway - prepare to be amazed by the contrasts. One moment it`s all about the adrenaline and amazing activities, the next about relaxing in the finest of natural landscapes. Throughout the year Voss offers a large assortment of activities that you can choose from.
Voss is globally known as the "extreme sports village", and here you can try everything from skydiving to rafting in safe conditions. In the summer and autumn, you can spend a lifetime exploring the various hikes in our mountains. In the winter time skiing is the biggest activity in Voss, and we have three resorts that you can visit.
The brand new gondola, that is located by the train station, will take you to the top of Mount Hanguren, all year round.
Voss i just over an hour from Bergen, and right in the middle of the Sognefjord and the Hardangerfjord. Getting to Voss.
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Welcome to your adventure in Voss!
Er det lenge sidan du har vore på Voss? Her skjer det stadig noko nytt, følg med!
This is a selection of some populare activities in Voss. We also recommend our articles "A perfect weekend in Voss" or "The best slopes in Voss". If you are looking for some experiences other than skiing you can check out our attractions or experience the voss culture
How about a tour around the region with Norway in a nutshell?
In Voss, there is always something going on. There is always a concert or a show you can see or maybe a quiz at the local pub. The biggest events in Voss are the festivals "Ekstremsportveko", "Vossa Jazz" and "Osafestivalen".
Ikkje gå glipp av dei beste vossatilboda!
Sleep well here
Want to learn something new?
Join a workshop or guided tour on your next holiday and bring a new hobby home. How about a class in traditional beer brewing? Or learn how to read the mountains at a ski touring course.
Voss is located in the heart of Fjord Norway, right in between Bergen and Sognefjord, and is also containing a small part of the Hardangerfjord. Voss has become an important hub for public transportation, and major roads such as E16 and Rv13 are running trough town, along with the scenic Bergen Railway.
The town has produced world class nature- and cultural experiences for hundreds of years, and incorporates local culture, tradition and sports in what it can offer visitors.
Voss Municipality has approximately 15.500 inhabitants, and tourism is the most important industry. Agriculture and forestry have long traditions in the whole area and are still important.
Sports and culture have always played a big part in the local community, and Voss is known for the many Olympic and World Cup medal winners in various winter sports.
The touristinformation is located at street leveler, at Voss Station. Opening hours.