Geilo is an amazing ski resort and charming town, situated between two National Parks the scenery is incredible. Geilo is a fantastic choice for families and groups looking to discover the delights skiing in Norway brings.
The snow in Geilo is consistently fantastic, the resorts location between Oslo and Bergen mean that it’s snow-sure from the middle of November to the end of April. Geilo offers versatile pistes great for skiers and snowboarders of all levels. The 35km of slopes include- 39 runs from beginners nursey slopes to challenging blacks. Even though the slopes are generally easy, the wide and quiet pistes make for a pleasurable ski; enjoy carving huge-slalom turns at full speed, an occasional luxury at many resorts. For snowboarders the terrain is riveting, enjoy two snow parks and two half-pipes.
Geilo is a favourite resort amongst children and families, few visitors make it a great place to learn and there is a fantastic local ski school operated throughout the season. Geilo also aims to promote safe skiing, if children up to age seven are wearing a helmet they don’t require a lift pass.
Gelio offers many other traditional Scandinavian activities besides skiing. Why not make lifelong memories dog sledding and horse sleigh riding? The Après and dining scene in Geilo is very family orientated. Should you be keen for an exciting après, be sure to check visit Havsdalskroa, which offers just that, as well as a delicious barbecue. Geilo, boasts an abundance of cafes and restaurants offering both relaxed and fine dining options, as well as traditional Norwegian or international fayre.
Groups of family and friends are sure to have an unforgettable stay in Geilo due to the amazing facilities, exciting range of activities and charming town.