Geilo is a well-known ski resorts in Norway. It is in the center of the country, 240 kilometers from the capital, Oslo. It is a perfect way for spending family holidays to get there in summer, when it is a small resort village, and in winter, when it becomes the center of winter sports. It is worth noting the comfortable and compact layout of the resort: two skiing areas are located opposite each other, on two mountain ranges, between which the village itself is located. Another interesting fact. Geilo is called the «Alpine town», because it was here in 1935 that the first alpine skiing competitions were held in Norway. Good snow cover is provided to every vacationer from November to May.
Where, if not in Geilo, is the best way to learn skiing. There is one of the strongest ski schools in Norway, as well as the only superpipe for snowboarders in Scandinavia in Geilo. By the way, you can start skiing at any age, because instructors work with both children and adults. Geilo has excellent conditions for lovers of cross-country skiing. During this sport you can admire amazing views of nature both in the valley and in the mountains, where, in fact, the track is laid (total length is about 230 km). If you need to gain strength, you can have a rest in the houses located near the slopes and continue your way. When you will want to diversify your vacation, you will also be offered sleigh rides and dog sledding, snowmobile safaris, climbing, a trip to the unique Flom railway and ice fishing. Another way to spend time in the resort of Geilo, which is also popular, is to walk around the city itself. Geilo is an ancient city with its history and architecture. Fascinating streets built up with old wooden houses, old factories and shops. You can buy some souvenirs there.
How to get from Oslo airport Gardermoen to Geilo ski resort?
We highly recommend you visit the ski resort Geilo. The easiest way to get there is by taxi or personal transfer with Taxi in Oslo. It is fast, convenient, comfortable and practical. We offer transfer from Oslo and airport Gardermoen on cars like Toyota Prius and Mercedes E-class. Fro group up to 15 people with ski equipment we recommend to order Mercedes Sprinter with trailer: all your skies and huge luggage will find place in closed trailer behind car. Taxi in Oslo has huge experience of transportation service for slalom and bike teams from all around word!
The cost of a personal transfer from the airport Gardermoen to Geilo starts from € 420 for 2 people on Mercedes E-class . Price for 15 persons transfer with “Mercedes Sprinter” – € 675. Additional trailer for skis and bikes costs 100 $. Order Your transfer form Oslo airport Gardermoen by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or online Personal order form