Coronavirus

Coronavirus

If you have questions about the Corona virus situation and travelling in Hol municipality and Norway, you'll find updated information and travel advice at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health.

We are in good dialogue with the municipal superintendent in Hol and Ål municipality, Geir Strømmen, Emergency Counseling Advisor in Hol Municipality, Espen Bille-Larsen, and otherwise follow recommendations from the Norwegian Institute of Health (FHI). We make decisions in consultation and recommendations from these. In Hol the municipality will update its pages consecutively. Read more here: https://www.hol.kommune.no/

Booking
Notice to travellers who have made bookings via www.geilo.no. Should you have to cancel your booking, kindly contact [email protected] for more information. 

Accommodation
All hotels, lodges, cabins and campsites in Hol municipality are closed until further notice. Please contact the supplier directly for more information. 

Shopping
Most shops in Geilo are still open, but have limited business hours. Remember not to hoard, there is plenty of groceries for all of us! Geilo Handelslaget Spar offers home delivery of groceries, please contact the shop directly to arrange home delivery. 

Restaurants and serving
All restaurants in Hol municipality will keep closed until further notice. 

Public transportation
All public transport from Brakar and VY will run as usual. Please follow the transport providers guidelines. 

Culture- and sports event are cancelled
All events are and will be canceled, we encourage the individual to contact the individual organizer directly for more information if needed. 

Tourist information
The Tourist Information in Geilo opens June 15. Monday to Friday, 09.00-15.00.

Phone: (+47) 32 09 59 00
Mail: [email protected]
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/visitgeilo/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/visitgeilo/

Sources for updated information about the corona situation in Norway:

The Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH)

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)

World Health Organization (WHO)

Helse Norge

Hol Municipality

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If you are experiencing symptoms like fever, sore throat, chest pain and breathing difficulties while in Norway, please stay in your hotel room / apartment and contact hotel guest service by telephone. Only contact the 24-hour Norwegian medical service at (+47) 116117 if you are in need of medical assistance.

Don't go to the hospital yourself, contact the service number and explain your situation. This is the best and most effective way to receive competent and prompt help.