Photo: Asle Fjeldstad

Nature based activities
Enchanting nature along lake Nisser, lovely mountains and charming forests. Summer in Vrådal gives you opportunities like no other.

Close to the hotel
The hotel can offer lake cruises through the locks with the veteran boat M/S Fram. You can also rent canoes, rowboats, pedal boats and bikes.

Vrådal Golf
Vrådal Golf can offer 9 holes, driving range and putting green. The course is beautifully situated on the island Fossøy, surrounded by lake Nisser, mountains and forests. Open every day from May to September. 

For the whole family
Vrådal can offer many activities for the whole family. What about a hike to mount Veneli, canoeing on the lake or biking in tranquil surroundings?

If you choose to stop in Vrådal for a few day, you can experience the following without even getting in your car:

M/S Fram
The veteran boat M/S Fram takes you on a pleasant lake cruise through the locks between lakes Nisser and Vråvatn.
Read more about M/S Fram

Straand Sommarland
Outdoor restaurant, trampolines, beach, play ground and beach volleyball courts.

You can also rent canoes, rowboats and pedal boats. Lake Nisser has narrow sounds, islands and sandy beaches and is perfectly suited for water activities.
Read more about Straand Sommarland

Hiking
In Vrådal you can hike in the forest and on the mountains. Mountains stretching 1000 meters above sea level are encircling the village and has an alluring appeal for hikers.
Many of the trails are marked, but if you know how to use a map, you will be rewarded with even more areas to hike.
Maps can be bought in the reception at the hotel.
Read more about hiking in Vrådal

Bike rental
Bikes can be rented at the hotel. Vrådal is a perfect starting point for short and longer trips.
Read more about bike trips in Vrådal and along the Telemark Canal

Get som cycling inspiration from Telemark with this movie

Vrådal Golf
9 hole golf course at Fossøy in Vrådal. Situated in beautiful surroundings encircled by the lake, mountains and forests. Open every day from May to September. Hotel guests can buy greenfee in the reception.
Read more about Vrådal Golf

Vrådal Slusemuseum
This lock museum is located by Småstraum locks in Vrådal, one of the two locks in Vrådal. The museum shows and tells the story of the locks, the boat traffic on lakes Vråvatn and Nisser around the turn of the 20th century and timber floating and building of the locks.
The museum is open when M/S Fram passes through the locks. Click here for timetable

Nordic Walking
Vrådal has trails that are especially made for Nordic Walking. The trails pass through beautiful nature in different kinds of terrain.
Read more about Nordic Walking in Vrådal

Fishing
Nisser, Vråvatn and Vrådal’s many mountain lakes are suitable for rod fishing. Fishing license can be bought at the tourist information in the center of Vrådal and in the reception at the hotel.

Sølvsmedtunet in Vrådal
Filigree brooches and jewlery with local inspiration is produced here. In the store you will find a rich selection of jewlery, souvenirs and applied art. Upstairs is Nisseloftet with Christmas all year long!

Vrådal Skatepark
The park is at Vrådal Panorama Skisenter.
Read more about Vrådal Skatepark

Tennis court
The hotel has a simple tennis court with asphalt paving. Gear can be rented by contacting the reception.

M/S Fram
Straand Sommerland
Hiking in Vrådal
Cycling

Photo: Media Team

Vrådal Golf, 9 holes
Nordic Walking
Vrådal Skatepark