Geithus Destination Guide
Explore Geithus in Norway.
Geithus in the region of Buskerud county is a place in Norway - some 27 mi (or 43 km) West of Oslo, the country's capital city.
Current time in Geithus is now 11:01 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Oslo" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Aarhus, Aalborg, Helsingborg, Gothenburg, Tyristrand or Amot. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Vikersund, Vike, Torsby, Skreppen, Skredsvik and Drolsum. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
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Impressions of Norway II - Winter
Enjoy winter in Norway! All clips and pictures are taken in the surroundings of the European Bible School (EBS) www.europeanbibleschool.com , Southern Norway. Date: Winter 2008/09 music in order of ap...
Jan Norefjell 2009
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Interesting facts about this location
Vikersundbakken is a ski flying hill at Vikersund in Modum, Norway. It is largest in the world. Five world records have been set in the hill, with the current of 246.5 meters being set by Johan Remen Evensen. The complex also consists of a large hill, a normal hill and several training hills. The hill opened in 1936 as a large hill. It was rebuilt to become a ski flying hill in 1964 and has later been converted in 1989, 1999 and 2010. The large hill was built in 1988.
Located at 59.95, 9.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
The Krøderen Line is a heritage railway line connecting the Krøderen lake in Buskerud, Norway, to the town of Vikersund. The 26-kilometre line was built as a narrow gauge branch line of the Randsfjord Line by the Norwegian State Railways (NSB) and opened in 1872. Passenger services were withdrawn in 1958, and freight traffic in 1985. As of 2011, the Krøderen Line Foundation and the Norwegian Railway Club jointly operate steam train services on the line from May to October.
Located at 59.95, 9.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Sysle is a village in the municipality of Modum, Norway. Its population (2005) is 227. Sysle is located between Highway 280 (Riksvei 280) and the Snarumselva, a continuation of the Hallingdal River which flows from Lake Krøderen. It is situated about five miles west of Vikersund, the municipality capital of Modum. There is a rail stop at Sysle Station on the Krøderbanen railway line which runs from Vikersund to Krøderen.
Located at 59.95, 9.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Åmot is a village in Modum municipality, Norway. Located just south of Geithus, the two villages have grown closer to each other. They have a combined population of 5.694.
Located at 59.95, 9.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Drolsum is a village in Modum municipality, Norway. It is located on the western bank of Tyrifjorden, and has a train station on Randsfjordbanen, between Vikersund and Nakkerud.
Located at 59.95, 9.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
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