Rjukandefossen Waterfall ,Buskerud, Norway


Address -: Rjukandefossen Waterfall ,Tuv ,Hemsedal, Buskerud, Norway

An impressive and powerful double waterfall dropping 18 meters down a narrow ravine. Near the waterfall there are several pothole formations and a thrilling suspension bridge.
The Rjukandefoss is certainly one of the most beautiful and photogenic waterfall in Norway. Everything about the Rjukandefoss is perfect. The amount of water in the river Hemsila is quit impressive. The location (in a small gorge) and surrounding of the waterfall is beautiful. Last but not least the green/blue color of the water is the finishing touch for a perfect picture.
The Rjukandefoss can be found 7 kilometers west of the town Hemsedal along road 52, near Tuv (Buskerud). There is a parking along the the road, opposite of camping Rjukandefossen.
Rjukandefossen-walk From the parking there is path (with a small sign), leading through the forrest directly to the waterfall. The trail starts with a warning sign not to swim at the waterfall. If you see the power of the the Rjukandefoss
Within 5 minutes (200 meters) you reach a suspension bridge over the river Hemsila with a good view on the tiny gorge and waterfall. The path is good and the Rjukandefoss is easy to access, perfect for visiting with children.
Opening hours:
Mon-Fri: 09.00-16.00
Sat: 10.00-15.00
Best time to visit -: Summer

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