Gjøvik

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Gjøvik

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Gjøvik is a city in Oppland.

Get in

By plane

Oslo airport (IATA: OSL).

By train

11 daily deparures from Oslo.

By car

Route 4 from Oslo or Lillehammer. Route 33 from Valdres.

Get around

See

  • Gjøvik Olympiske Fjellhall, Heimdalsgate 2, +47 61138200 (, fax: +47 61138210). M-F: 11AM-9PM, Sa-Su: 10AM-4PM. This icehockey arena is enterely built inside a mountain. Part of the 1994 olympic tournament were held here. The arena seats 5830. Skates are available for rent, for those who wants to try the ice. kr 20.
  • Mjøsmuset, Niels Ødegaardsgate 3, +47 91170500 (, fax: +47 61176896), [1]. 13Jun-23Aug: Tu-Su: 11AM-3PM. Museum with exhipits related to the town. Adults: kr 50, students: kr 40, children: kr 20.

Do

Skibladner.
  • Skibladner, Jernbanegate 2, +47 61144080 (, fax: +47 61144081), [2]. Skibladner, built in 1856, is the worlds oldest paddle steamer. Nick-named the white swan of lake Mjøsa. In the summer the old routes on lake Mjøsa is recreated. Tu,Th and Sa Skibladner departs for a roundtrip to Lillehammer. And on W,F and Su for Eidsvoll. From kr 180.

Buy

  • Gjøvik Chokolade, Storgaten 16, +47 61132870 (, fax: +47 61175409). Handmade chocolate.

Eat

  • Egon, Jernbanegata 5, +47 61132410 (, fax: +47 61132411). M-Th: 11AM-10.30PM, F-Sa: 11AM-11.30PM, Su: 1PM-10.30PM.
  • Restaurant Fellini, Hunnsveien 2. M-Th:2PM-11PM, F-Sa: 1PM-11.30PM, Su: 2PM-10PM. Italian.

Drink

  • Chaplin Café, Jernbanegata 2, +47 61178006 (, fax: +47 61178006). M-Tu:11AM-11PM, W-Th: 11AM-12.30AM, F-Sa: 11AM-2AM, Su: 2PM-2AM.

Sleep

Budget

Mid-range

Contact

Touristinformation Gjøvik Land Toten Jernbanegata 2 2821 Gjøvik Web: [4] Email: [[email protected]] Phone: +47 61 14 67 10

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