Pudder og frikjøring i Myrkdalen

Ski Holiday Norway: Powder for breakfast - fjord for supper

Get the ultimate ski holiday! The snow in Norway is like no other, powdery and untouched, waiting for you to carve your own path.

Experience Myrkdalen in Western Norway - The winter paradise with high amounts of snowfall.


Historically, Myrkdalen stands out for its high snowfall measurements, and was recently named as one of the top ten best* places for powder skiing in the world.

Find a 5-day itinerary for the perfect ski and fjord vacation at the bottom of the page.


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Myrkdalen Hotel vinter


TIP: If you travel to Myrkdalen during midweek, you can enjoy the peace and tranquility. No long queues, and you have the mountains almost to yourself.

Book Special midweek offer 

If you wish to stay here longer and get the most out of your winter adventure between the mountains and fjords, a week's stay can pay off.

Book 1 week accommodation with ski pass

Myrkdalen Hotel with Ski In - Ski Out

With ski in – ski out Myrkdalen Hotel, all you must do is strap on your skis after a nice breakfast and slide straight out to the newly prepared slopes.

The hotel offers a variety of affordable packages with ski pass included.


A Snow-Sure Ski Destination between Mountains and Fjords

Pudderparadiset Myrkdalen. Foto: Sverre F. Hjørnevik

Myrkdalen is one of the most snow-sure ski resorts in Norway, in the midst of a unique landscape between mountains and fjords. The slopes are always well-prepared, and untouched snow is just a few turns away.

Getting here is easy, just 2 hours from Bergen International Airport and 5,5 hours from Oslo.

The ski resort located in Western Norway has gained a reputation as a reliable destination for snow, and has become a must-visit spot for many ski enthusiasts. In recent years, an increasing number of skiers from around the globe have discovered the resort.

They are enticed by well-prepared slopes and untouched powder

says Klaus Finne, freestyle skier and former National Freestyle Team member, and current content creator for Myrkdalen.

- What's more, you have everything you need nearby - From restaurants, cafes and bars to sports shops, ski rental and fitness centre. And, of course, lots of various activities, both with and without skis, he tells.


Restaurants Close By - Food and Drink is also a Draw Card

Food and drink in Vetlebotn
Fjellstova Vetlebotn: Local food and drink

When you need a boost of energy in between skiing, there are several dining options in the area. Cozy Fjellstova Vetlebotn in the middle of the slope boasts a fantastic view and warm dishes based on high-quality ingredients.

At Myrkdalsstovo Welcome Center, you can enjoy the unique signature dish "Skier's sandwich", which has become very popular among skiers on the go. And if you want a unique and delicious 3-course dinner, Restaurant Nuten is the place to go.

You don't go to Myrkdalen just for skiing. The food is also a draw card

(Bergen Times April 7, 2022)

Find all restaurants cafés and bars here


Apres Ski Next

Kamben Kafé og Bar
Kamben Café and Bar

When you're done skiing for the day, the "afterski lounge" at Kamben Café and Bar is a hot tip. Here you can choose from a wide range of beer from local breweries, and on the screens you can watch football matches and other sports games.

On weekends, Pudder Afterski is the place to be, where the DJ of course ensures that you get in the mood for dancing on the dance floor!

Epic skiing and the best lines


Throughout the ski season, Myrkdalen is one of the Norwegian ski resorts with the highest scoring on snow fall measurements.

- Every freeride enthusiast can fulfill their dreams of experiencing exciting freeride skiing, says Klaus with a smile.

He knows what he's talking about. He is one of those who takes pleasure in hitting the best lines and indulge in the thrilling experience of epic skiing.

TIP: Bjørndalskamben (1402 masl) and Finnbunuten (1358 masl) are both great, scenic day trips, and can be reached from the base of the ski centre. Book a guided backcountry skiing trip, and you can be sure to get the best skiing experience in the area.

Book Ski & Fjord Package: Winter holiday to Myrkdalen and Flåm



TIP for the ski enthusiast: If there is one thing you should not miss during your winter holiday in Western Norway, it is to take the iconic Flåm Railway. Get off the train at Vatnahalsen and prepare yourself for a world class off-piste skiing with epic slopes in all directions!

Nærøyfjorden utsikt
Flåmsbana i vinterlandskap

Diverse adventures

The surroundings of mountains and fjords have given Myrkdalen distinctive features, fueled with diverse adventures.

Klaus says: It’s not just about the excitement of skiing, chasing powder or cruising down well-prepared slopes.

- You can also experience non-skiing activities such as sledding, dog sledding and ice fishing, and only 35 minutes away you can explore the spectacular and exotic fjords that Western Norway is famous for.

  • Explore the Nærøyfjord from a fjord cruise.
  • Take the Flåm Railway and experience one of the world’s most fascinating train journeys, from stunning fjord landscape in Flåm to wild, snow-capped mountain peaks at Myrdal.
  • Enjoy a steaming hot sauna at Fjord Sauna in Flåm while you admire the beautiful views and take a refreshing dip and the fjord.

Fjord Sauna i Flåm

Klaus concludes with a smile:

- Floating sauna with magnificent fjord view must be the perfect place to unwind and recoup after active days with skiing.


Powder for breakfast and fjord for supper!

Klaus Finne i Myrkdalen
Foto: Andreas Roksvåg

Klaus’ 5-Days Itinerary

Klaus shares his tips for the perfect 5-Days Itinerary that lets you combine skiing adventures with unique fjord experiences.





  • Flåmsbana and ski touring on the mountains around Vatnahalsen OR Flåmsbana and Fjordcruise at Nærøyfjorden
  • Dinner at Fretheim Hotel
  • Beer tasting at Ægir, the local brew


Book ski & fjord: winter holiday to Myrkdalen and Flåm