Hiking holidays at Venabu

Join us to explore the beauty and wilderness of Eastern Norway. Experience the vastness and tranquillity of the Norwegian mountain landscape and the richness of its unspoilt nature. Enjoy the warm hospitality and delicious food at our comfortable, family run hotel.


Discover contrasting landscapes from the rich farmland of Gudbrandsdalen to the elemental beauty of the Rondane National Park. Explore the peace of accessible wilderness. Experience the exhilaration of the Dovre and Jotunheimen National Parks.

We offer a variety of hiking holidays from June to September. These are at different grades so you can find a holiday to suit your interests and fitness. 

Our walking holidays are all-inclusive and centre-based at Venabu Fjellhotell. You will enjoy day hikes led by our expert guides, carrying just what you need for the day. Venabu sits on a mountain plateau at 932m asl. The views of the surrounding mountains and Rondane are spectacular.  

Ideally suited to single or solo travellers, join like-minded people for your adventure. 

Venabu is easily accessible from both Oslo and Trondheim.

Venabu’s hiking and walking holidays


10 900 NOK

Wild Reindeer Country Highlights

Intermediate grade mountain walking for experienced hikers.

Discover the hidden gems of our beautiful mountain area

You will get a little closer to the mysterious wild reindeer and explore away from the marked trails.

Enjoy a day´s hiking with our wild life expert on a “wild reindeer safari” as part of the holiday.


11th – 16th July 2021

1st – 6th August 2021

Venabu Fjellhotell from the air,in autumn

9 000 NOK

Autumn Colours Walking Holiday

intermediate mountain walking for experienced hikers

As the days shorten join us for a hiking holiday before the season ends. The birch trees become golden and the ‘lyng’ becomes fiery red, immerse yourself in their beauty.



12th – 17th September 2021


11th – 16th September 2022



Foto: @Dreaminvan

17 325 NOK

Discover Norway on Foot

Moderate hiking for the active traveller

Walk and discover one of the most beautiful countries on Earth.

Explore the scenic landscape of Eastern Norway, best enjoyed on foot. Discover the rich Norwegian heritage that has grown out of this magnificent land.

On this centre-based walking holiday we combine walking in wild reindeer country with fascinating cultural experiences.


6 – 13 August 2022

more 2022 dates coming soon

Foto: Robert Molnar

18 950 NOK

Norwegian National Parks Challenge

challenging hiking for fit, experienced hikers

Hike the Jotunheimen, Rondane and Dovrefjell National Parks

Join our most exciting adventure.

Discover Norway’s wilderness and elemental beauty in the contrasting landscapes of three national parks.



28 August – 4 September 2021


13th – 20th August 2022

27th August – 3rd September 2022


17 235 NOK

Wild Reindeer Country Explorer

Intermediate grade mountain walking for experienced hikers.

Enjoy wild walks and warm hospitality

Hike and explore the Nordic mountain landscape, immerse yourself in the space and silence of wild nature.

Few places offer the active hiker such accessible yet wild terrain to explore on foot.



4th – 11th September 2021


16th – 23rd July 2022

3rd – 10th September 2022

“Thank you again for a very warm and welcoming week!”

“I very much enjoyed your hospitality and the great walks with Wenche and Joy, during the Wild Reindeer Walking week.
I very much hope to be back”.

Margaret (The Netherlands)

“A piece of paradise”

“A piece of paradise, I wish I lived here. Thank you so much I will be back!!”

Beata (UK)

“Wonderful time”

“Thank you for providing us with a wonderful time and such happy memories.”

Martin and Annie (UK)

“Wonderful visit”

“Thank you to everyone at Venabu for yet another wonderful visit …. We will return!!”

Anne and Chris (UK)

“A special place!”

“Thanks for the wonderful stay. Food delicious, rooms great and good entertainment.”

Janet (USA)

the accomodation

Venabu makes your holiday special

Venabu Fjellhotell

Venabu is run by the Tvete family. Along with their staff, they create a warm, hospitable atmosphere so that you can relax and unwind.