Six days in the Hardangervidda from £1,300
The Hardangervidda is the largest mountain plateau in Europe. Its dramatic, rocky terrain, shaped by glaciers, is an area of pristine wilderness. The plateau supports many species of arctic animals and plants found further south than anywhere else in Europe. It is a special, beautiful landscape and will give you an amazing experience for your D of E expedition.
Day 1 - Flight, travel by public transport / minibus with leaders to Geilo
Day 2 - Prepare with acclimatisation day before starting trek
Day 3 - Day 1 of trek – From Fossli, trek onto plateau to wild camp near the Hedlo Hut
Day 4 - Day 2 of trek – Walk west across the plateau to wild camp in remote location
Day 5 - Day 3 of trek – Continue Westwards to wild camp near the Stavali Hut
Day 6 – Day 4 of trek – Descend from plateau past amazing waterfalls to Kinsarvik. Minibus back to Geilo
Day 7 - Rest / activity day
Day 8 - Fly home
WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE PRICE?
All tents, stoves, fuel and maps and in-country travel
All hostel / camping accommodation whilst in Norway (inc all food when not on expedition)
An allowance of £250 per person for your school to buy:
A last day activity of your choice e.g. flat water kayaking (prices range from £40 to £70 per person)
This allowance is based on the most expensive flight and the most expensive activity
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE?
Expedition food and mess tins
Transport to / from UK airport
Optional last day sightseeing tour before flying home