Tyinholmen has an outstanding location in the southwest of Jotunheimen, at the northern end of Tyin mountain. Inside you will find an impressive twisted panorama with countless hiking opportunities. Tyinholmen is the natural starting point for top trips to the famous peaks, Falketind 2067 moh and Uranostind 2157 moh. If you want to admire the peaks at a distance, the view on the Skjeneggen is an excellent option.

The distance from Oslo is 279 km and Bergen 280 km. Estimated driving time from the two cities is approximately 3,5 hours along E16. During the summer season, bus service goes to 2 x daily to Tyinholmen, corresponding with buses from Oslo and Bergen.

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In the winter season the classic Bombardier snowmobiles provide the transportation into Jotunheimen - from Tyin to Tyinholmen and Eidsbugarden.
The snowmobiles are manufactured in Canada with V8 engine with approximately 320 hp and have a capacity of 15 passengers. For more than 70 years, the snowmobiles have provided reliable transport of guests into the tourist resorts. The journey is an experience in itself!

For timetable for the snowmobileroute, check here check here

A film clip with a snowmobile arriving at Tyinholmen - you may check here