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Krossobanen

Nedre Stasjon, Rjukan 3660, Norway
+47 35 09 00 27
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Great way to get to the mountain for hiking

It's amazing that this cable at was built almost 100 years ago! We hiked the circular track, which... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2016
Discovery59
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Marietta, Georgia
via mobile
Have a nice view of Rjukan town and Gaustatoppen

I went up and had a nice view of Rjukan town in the valley and the hills. There is a very small... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2016
Storberg
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Huddinge, Sweden
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“cable car” (8 reviews)
“panorama” (2 reviews)
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Nedre Stasjon, Rjukan 3660, Norway
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Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

It's amazing that this cable at was built almost 100 years ago! We hiked the circular track, which is well paved and is an easy 1,5 hr walk.

Thank Discovery59
Reviewed September 1, 2016

I went up and had a nice view of Rjukan town in the valley and the hills. There is a very small exhibition about the heroes of Telemark who blow the Rjukan heavy water industri during the war. You also find a restaurant and café...More

Thank Storberg
Reviewed August 23, 2016

We used Krossobanen to get down from the mountains, after coming from Kalhovd turisthytte. The experience going down the steep mountain side was fun but also very convenient for some tired legs.

Thank MisterRunner
Reviewed August 13, 2016

You take the cable car to Gvepseborg and then you can choose a trail that suits you. We took the Solstien an amazing trail almost to the border of Hardangervidda. Panorama view and a spectakuler view of Gaustadtoppen from another angle.

Thank Suhantha
Reviewed July 23, 2016

Very friendly staff and a nice hour at the Gvepseborg Panorama Café. The fact that Krossobanen has no schedule but does the ride when needed, is sympathetic.

Thank Jonas J
Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the ride and views. Good starting point for hiking trips. Mountain biking down to town is probably great too...

Thank Julius K
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful city nestled between two huge mountain ranges. River running along the entire city, quaint homes and buildings. Worth the journey!

Thank GBCheesehead
Reviewed May 22, 2016

I was in rjukan for 3 weeks, work related, I we were allowed to use this attraction for free. This was the best activity we found to kill free time in town. First when you go up, you are presented with a magnificent view of...More

2  Thank TiagoCosta86
Reviewed February 24, 2016

The cable car is really old but feel perfectly safe. The ride is exciting and the view over Gaustablik is awesome. A must if you are in Rjukan

Thank fopppa
Reviewed February 14, 2016

As part of the Industrial World Heritage site Rjukan - Notodden this cable car was built to bring the workers up to the sun during winter. Go to the cafe to have a lincs, or even a dinner!

Thank BF M
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