About Dalen

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The village Dalen is situated in the county Tokke and in the province Telemark. With its 900 inhabitants Dalen is a typical Norwegian village. It has a cosy centre, different shops, two supermarkets, a post office and a bank. Dalen is situated 72 metres above sea level and lays in a valley. Between the town Skien and the village Dalen lays the well-known Telemark Canal. This canal has several locks and a beautiful sealing route. Eventually it ends up in the ocean. You have the huge mountains of Tokke which range from 800 till 1550 metres. Tokke is very centrally situated in Southern Norway, which makes it ideal for excursions. The climate of these surroundings is stable with warm summers and cold snowy winters. For more information about Tokke see: www.visitdalen.com

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Overview of the valley in the background the village of Dalen, behind the lake. Photo below: The most beautiful hotel in Norway isDalen hotelin Dalen and the stave church Eidsborg with the “Vest Telemark Museum.


The surroundings from Dalen:

In the direct surrounding are many beautiful pictures to see …. what a beautiful country!!                                                 Photo Below: The spectacular trail “Lårdalstigen

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The moose! You almost see them here …..                  The beaver! You just see them regularly …. around the campsite!

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 The house of the famous Rui sisters”                                            The Bandak fjord” and Telemark Canal.


(Background: Lake and Valley of Dalen.)

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Beautiful christmas pictures! Even in the winter, Norway is at its best!





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