- Duration: 20 Minutes (approx.)
- Location: Morvik
- Product code: PHC5KE
In a short walking distance from where the harbour, the helicopter crew will await you before setting course up in the skies and the beautiful steep Rosendal alps. Setting course towards Folgefonna. Folgefonna is a collective term for three plateau glaciers in the Hardanger region of Hordaland county, Norway. They are located on the Folgefonna peninsula in the municipalities of Odda, Jondal, Kvinnherad, and Etne. In total, Folgefonna covers about 207km 2(80sqmi) (measuredin 2006). On 14 May 2005, Folgefonna National Park was established, protecting the glaciers and the surrounding areas. The Bondhusbreen is an offshoot of the vast Folgefonna glacier, and it lies inside the Folgefonna National Park. The glacier is located at the end of a small valley, just south of the village of Sundalon the shore of the Maurangsfjorden. Water draining under the glacier is caught through a tunnel and exploited in the Mauranger Hydroelectric Power Station.