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Fun gem near town

Beautiful hiking trails and views. Look for the troll on your way up! Didn’t get to the open air... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JJuliansdatter
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Bellingham, Washington
Man made spectacular attraction

When Drammen needed harbor expansion they excavated a tunnel formed as a spiral to reach the top of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Erik S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful hiking trails and views. Look for the troll on your way up! Didn’t get to the open air museum, but will return to do so.

Thank JJuliansdatter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When Drammen needed harbor expansion they excavated a tunnel formed as a spiral to reach the top of a hillside overlooking Drammen and part of the mountains in south Norway. After 7 turns you reach the plateau with a restaurant, and walking trails going into...More

Thank Erik S
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

As the name suggests, this is a spiral-shaped tunnel digged into a mountain so that you can reach the top. It’s 2k long, if I’m not mistaken, so it can be quite challenging for a claustrophobic one (like me) but it’s absolutely worth it! On...More

Thank CodaQ
Reviewed 30 April 2018

if you have some time left. go there. a man made spiral tunnel, near Oslo. crazy thing, need to see it. take a walk from the parking, and see the fjords. after this , it is only a short drive to oslo, one of the...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 14 April 2018

The only known spiral tunnel in the world takes you from city centre to footpaths in the forests. Excellent view over the beautiful Drammen Valley, 180 degree view over the fjord. Restricted menu, but excellent food.

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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

I love adventures and places that make me wonder why they look like they do. The Spiral is one of those. It is a tunnel winding up inside the hillside and very mysterious, ending up at the top of the hillside with a fantastic view.

1  Thank Mr T
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Lovely nature, good work-out and also people are always friendly out in the nature and always say hello

1  Thank Foodtrip1
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Quite a long drive, but, it offered a very nice view of Drammen. The place is also conducive for hiking.

Thank Adele A
Reviewed 1 November 2017

you have to pay to drive up here, not much but some.. and the drive is quite fun. the view on top is also quite nice.. why not try it out?

Thank Sverre R
Reviewed 30 October 2017

I don't know how old this amazing structure in the mountain behind Drammen, Norway, is. They say it was started by the Germans during WWII. It is a fascinating round-and-round, up-and-up trip, but the asphalt surface needs repairs, and the water seeps in, at places...More

Thank Sigmund L
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Response from Mr T | Reviewed this property |
It is open 7 until 23 Mon to Fri, and 8 until 23 Saturday and Sunday. The cafe is open 12 to 17. It costs 35 kroner toll to use the tunnel in the opening hours, and 350 outside opening hours (there is a toll/barrier).
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Another option is getting a taxi to drive you up the tunnel and then have a pleasant walk down the zigzag paths along the hill. There are plenty of benches along the pathways to rest on should you need it along the... More
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Sue S
17 July 2015|
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In 2013 the price was 35 Norwegian Kroner for one trip. From Kongsberg it is approximately 39,6 km and 36 minutes’ drive according to the web.
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