Are you looking for a unique travel experience in Norway? Then accommodation in Fosen is worth a closer look.
This idyllic peninsula in Trøndelag county offers unparalleled opportunities for adventure. You'll find something to suit all tastes, whether you're an adventurer or looking for a relaxing vacation.
Fosen is a peninsula on the north side of the Trondheimsfjord. You can see the historic city of Trondheim in the distance on the other side of the Trondheimsfjord.
The natural beauty of Fosens
Fosen is known for its outstanding natural beauty. From the mighty Trondheimsfjord and the open sea and pristine beaches to lush forests and majestic mountains. There's always something new to explore. The breathtaking views of the fjord will take your breath away.
The wide horizon and proximity to the Trondheimsfjord is one of the things that characterizes Hjellup Fjordbo in Leksvik. From the dome, one of the five houses or the other accommodation sites, you can see fish jumping, porpoises swimming by and eider ducks swimming calmly at the water's edge. If you are very lucky, you may also see killer whales passing by.
Fossen's rich history
Fosen has a rich history that spans several centuries. From ancient Viking sites to historic fishing villages, there are many places to explore and learn about the region's past.
The Hjellup farm dates back many centuries, and before the Reformation it belonged to the Catholic Church in Tautra.
Driving to Fosen is easy and convenient. There are good road connections from Trondheim and from Inderøy. If you come along Europavei 6 past Verdal (from the south) or Steinkjer (from the north), you can turn off towards Leksvik. The drive also offers beautiful scenery along the road, whichever way you come.
Fosen is also accessible by public transportation, including bus and ferry.
Accommodation on Fosen - at Hjellup Fjordbo
There are many accommodation options in Fosen to suit different budgets and preferences. Hjellup Fjordbo specializes in relaxation, activities and fun in peaceful and quiet surroundings. The place is perfect for families who want a stay where the kids can play safely and the adults can have their activities. Or simply just take it easy.
Unique dome glamping
If you're looking for something extra spectacular, preferably in the form of a romantic weekend getaway with your loved one, Dome Smiberget is something you should take a look at. In stunning and secluded surroundings, it sits safely on a mountain, but right next to the Trondheimsfjord. From the Dome you have a view of the Trondheimsfjord. It's almost like being at sea, and in winter you may be lucky enough to see the Northern Lights appear and color the sky.
Smiberget Dome is available for booking all year round, and has both heating during the cold months and cooling during the hot summer months.
If you are looking for a very special accommodation in Fosen and at Hjellup Fjordbo, Dome Smiberget is definitely worth a closer look.
Hiking and history in Fosen
Fosen offers fantastic hiking opportunities. You can explore the region's natural beauty on foot, from lush forests to majestic mountains and pristine beaches.
The peninsula has a rich history and there are many places to explore and learn about the region's past. From ancient Viking sites to historic fishing villages, there are plenty of places to visit.
Fosen is also known for its local food. This is also something Hjellup Fjordbo specializes in. They serve food from their own meat production and supplement it with delicacies from local food producers in the region.
Planning your visit with accommodation in Fosen
The best time to visit Fosen depends on what you want to do. Summer is ideal for hiking and exploring outdoor activities, while winter offers a unique opportunity to experience the Northern Lights.
Remember to pack properly for your trip to Fosen - and to Hjellup Fjordbo. Bring comfortable shoes for hiking, swimwear and beach towels in the summer, warm clothes for the cooler months, and don't forget to have your camera ready to capture all the amazing moments.
Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just looking for a place to relax and get away from it all, accommodation on Fosen is relevant. With its natural beauty, rich history and fantastic accommodation options, there's no doubt that a visit to the Fosen peninsula will be an unforgettable experience.
Fosen usually includes the four Trøndelag municipalities of Ørland, Indre Fosen, Åfjord and Osen. Hjellup Fjordbo is located in Indre Fosen municipality, and was previously part of Leksvik municipality.
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