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Haukeli is a small mountain village in Telemark. Haukeli is home to a wide range of services for visitors to the area. During winter, the Haukelifjell mountains are beautiful and wild. You will find everything from rugged mountains to sheltered birch forests, and its quite commom to meet flocks of wild reindeer. If you are after peace and quiet, there are large areas where hardly anyone goes. Haukeli is also a gateway to the skiing trails to the Hardangervidda plateau.
Haukelifjell have a great skisenter Haukelifjell Skicenter that has a familyprofile. With 4 lifts and a magic carpet and lots of space off piste. There are lot of opportunities for rent of cabins and apartments in the middle of the skicenter. There are a turist information (new this year), small grocery store and a booking office. The small mountain village Vågslid is one of the most snow guaranteed destinations in Norway. A unique location, protected by Haukelifjells amazing mountain chains, but at the same time close to the giant nature park Hardangervidda Website.
You can take E-134 from Drammen to Haugesund/Stavanger over Haukeli and see a beautiful mountain area. If you take the old road instead for the tunnel it would be a nice experience. There is a sign where you can drive. The road is slim so drive safe.
You can find a turistinformation at Arbuvollen in Vågslid. Stop and get some information about the road alternativ.