Pre-summit Tour

Norway at a glance – A scenic energy experience through fjords and mountains

Friday 23 September

  • Arrival in Bergen
  • Check-in and get-together at Radisson Blu Royal Hotel located at Bryggen, the historic part of Bergen

Saturday 24 September

  • Guided tour in Bergen, including a trip by the funical railway connecting the city centre with the mountain of Fløyen.
  • Transfer by bus to Eidfjord, located in the traditional district of Hardanger.
  • Visit to Sima Power Plant, which is built into the mountain itself, and Sysendammen, the main reservoir of the hydropower station. Includes a stop at the innovative small scale hydropower plant Storlia, constructed inside a waterway.
  • Experience Vøringsfossen, one of Norway’s most visited water falls with a total fall of 182 metres.
  • Transfer across Hardangervidda to Geilo for overnight stay

Sunday 25 September

  • Transfer by bus from Geilo to Oslo arriving on time for the welcoming dinner with all delegates and the start of the official programme of the 2022 IES.
  • On route to Oslo we will stop for lunch at Vang Gård which is Statkraft’s conference centre located at Jevnaker, at the southern shore of Randsfjorden.
    The facilities – a rebuilt farm – are designed for professional meetings and events. There are meeting rooms, break-out rooms and a gym in the barn, and the main building has a nice dining room and sitting room with a fireplace.

Cost - €600 per person

The above package includes tickets, tour guide, refreshments, dinners and bus transfer back to Oslo.
Not included in the package is the hotel accommodation in Bergen or Geilo. Rates have been agreed for both Friday and Saturday night.
Please contact the hotels (below) directly to make your reservation.

Bergen, Friday 23rd – Saturday 24th September

Bergen at Radisson Blu Royal Hotel
Link for booking

Promo code: NO96398

Rates per room/night & incl. taxes

  • 2295 NOK – Premium room for 1 person
  • 2395 NOK – Premium rom 2 persons
  • 2995 NOK – Junior suite for 1 person
  • 3095 NOK – Junior suite for 2 persons

Rates also include free Wi-Fi, Super Breakfast and access to the hotel gym.

Geilo, Saturday 24th – Sunday 25th September

Dr. Holms Hotel

Bookings for the Dr. Holms hotel can be made by emailing the hotel and referencing IES/Stakraft (booking code: 11335)

Rates per room/night & incl. taxes

  • 1750 NOK – Superior room for 1 person
  • 1950 NOK – Superior room 2 persons

Rates also include free Wi-Fi, and Breakfast buffet.

Reservation and cancellations:
Hotel bookings for the presummit tour must be made by 5 September.
Participation to the pre summit tour can be cancelled without cost until 5 September. Cancellation after this date will incurr a cost.