Svartdalen / The Black Valley (Day-trip)


Not one, but two fantastic boat trips. Gjendebåten on Gjende, and M/B Bitihorn on Bygdin. On top of that a hike through the most beautiful valley in Jotunheimen, Svartdalen. This must be one of the best day trips in Jotunheimen!


  • 08:45 Bus from Beitostølen availiable and included in the price (Remember to choose the right pickup location during booking)
  • 09:05: Departure M/B Bitihorn from Bygdin Hotel
  • 09:50: Arrival Torfinsbu
  • 09:50: Self-guided Hiking through Svartdalen to Gjendebu
  • 16:25: Departure with Gjendebåten from Gjendebu
  • 17:15 Arrival Gjendesheim
  • 17:20: Bus from Gjendesheim to Bygdin and Beitostølen
  • 17:50: Arrival Bygdin
  • 18:03: Arrival Beitostølen

For more options, see all our excursions.

Horseback riding

If you are not from Norway, you might not have heard about it before. But in the area of Valdres and Jotunheimen, we have a lot of them! Its the norwegian “Støl”. These are the huts where farmers and their families were living a few nights every week when they were out taking care of […] Read more

Dog Sledding Expeditions

Why not try dog sledding or mushing? Imagine getting pulled through the winter landscape on a sledge by 6 dogs. Or even better! Do not just imagine it, and just join one of our excursions to try it out. The professionel team in Beitostølen will support and help you so you can manage your own […] Read more

Hike & Dine: Utsikten

Sail across Bygdin sea with the motor boat Bitihorn to Eidsbugarden. The tour between Bygdin and Eidsbugarden is a 1 hour and 45 minutes superb boat tour in itself. Once you arrive at Eidsbugarden you will have time to enjoy a 1 or 2-course lunch at Fondsbu DNT. Of course we would recommend upgrading to […] Read more

Snowcoach to Eidsbugarden

14th of february the 2019 snowcoach season is on again! Daily departures between Tyin, Tyinholmen and Eidsbugarden. You can find all the timetables at JVB. If you are looking to try something new, join the snowcoach to Eidsbugarden and enjoy your lunch at Fondsbu DNT before taking the snowcoach back to Tyin. We also offer […] Read more

Jotunheimen round trip

Welcome to one of the great historical roundtrips in Jotunheimen. The route has been running for years and is as popular today as it was when the tour started. Bellow you will find the description of the route as it was described in 1989! Welcome to a day tour through Valdres and Jotunheimen. This tour […] Read more