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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.


Trips from Våhaug

600 m above Herand, you come to the end of a mountain road and a parking lot with the most amazing view. This place is Våhaug. From Våhaug, we can choose from many marked paths (and some unmarked) to experience the Hardanger mountains.

Easy: Grimenuten and/or Såta (2-3 hrs). We follow the marked path towards Vatnasetenuten, taking an unmarked path up to Grimenuten. We go back down and cross over a creek before venturing up towards Såta. We meet the marked path to Såta. Back using the marked path.

Medium: Tostøl – 10 km (4-5 hrs) (easy, but long walk)

The path is easy, with a few short inclines. Steppingstones have been laid out in the muddy parts. After about 1 hour, we reach the top of Saurdalen. We shortly arrive at the mountain cabins at Samdalsstølen with the lake Viddalsvatnet below. Tostøl is about half an hour further on.

Hard: Vatnasetenuten – 9 km round trip (4-5 hrs)

This is a round-trip, starting easy along the lakes. Steep up-climb to the top with spectacular views. Marked path.

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.


A favourite hike starting from Våhaug is the 9 km round-trip to Vatnasete-nuten, which is around 1000 m above sea level. A long, medium hard hike, a marked path.

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Where, how, price

Meeting place:

We meet in Herand where we are picked up by a minibus that takes us to Våhaug. The drive is about 30 min. We can also arrange pickup in Jondal ferry terminal.


Easy - Medium - Hard.

Length and time:

3-6 hrs. Depending on chosen hike, experience and fitness level.

Suitable for:

People aged 10 and over who are in decent physical shape with experience from walking on paths (forest). The trip is unsuitable for pregnant women over three months, people with heart problems, and 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 to Våhaug:

1-2 pax – 3-5.000 NOK

3-5 pax – 5-8.000 NOK

6-7 pax – 8-10.000 NOK

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