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Join our experienced guides on a tour in the area around Herand with superb views over the beautiful cultural landscape in the Hardangerfjord. Exclusive tour for groups; suitable for couples, groups of friends or companies.



Jonstein, 1344 m – this trip is weather contingent. 

Jonstein Mountain can be seen from all around, which means that the view from the top is spectacular. We head out from Botsvatn and the Sherpa stairs on the same path as Bufærveien, but then we venture on unmarked "paths" to the very top of Jonstein. We go back down, following the marked path and the access road back to the starting point.

This hike takes 3-4 hours and requires experience, proper equipment, mountain boots, clothes and preferably walking poles.

To ensure our customers have the best experience, we only offer private tours that are tailored to your group's wishes, needs and fitness.

Your guide speaks English.

More information

Where, how, price

Meeting place:

We meet in Herand where we are picked up by a minibus that takes us to Botsvatn. The drive is about 1 hr. We can also arrange pickup in Jondal ferry terminal.



Length and time:

3-6 hrs. Depending on experience and fitness level.

Suitable for:

People aged 12 and over who's in excellent physical shape with experience from walking in the mountain. The trip is not suitable for pregnant women over 3 months, people with heart problems, back or knee injuries.


Booking, payment and terms:
The trip must be booked online or by calling us +47 9478 9479. Payment by card on the day of the hike. Click here for booking: Destination Herand, tours and hikes

Changes and cancellations can be made free of charge up to 7 days before departure. In case of cancellation within the deadline, a full refund is given.

Price (including transportation):
1-2 pax – 5.000 NOK

3-5 pax – 8.000 NOK

6-7 pax – 12.000 NOK

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