Sykkeltur langs Kongevegen fra Bjøberg til Tuv
On this trip you will get to see beautiful nature, have access to historical information and read about the nature, stone age and more with the 4 information signs available with this trip!
How to get there
From the town centre drive west towards Tuv and park on the right side of the road (opposite Hemsedal Flatbread Bakery). Alternatively continue along RV52 to Bjøberg and start your trip from there.
Alternatively continue alongside Rv52 to Bjøberg and start the trip from here, cycle down to Tuv and back. You can also choose to go from Bjøberg and down to Tuv, locking the bikes at Tuv and take the bus back to Bjøberg (see vy.no for bustimes).
Parking is available at Hemsedal flatbread bakery at Tuv. Parking is also available at the stop by Bjøberg.
It is stongly recommended to use a helmet, aswell as a bottle of water on a warm day :)
Find time to take a look at the information signs along the Old King Road to learn about old structures, nature and more!
A long and beautiful ride on a historic route. Along the Old King Road you will find 4 information signs on history, the stone age, nature etc. The trip from Bjøberg will continuously give you a downhill ride, aswell as on the way back you will be faced with an uphills climb from Tuv to Bjøberg. If you decide to park at Tuv and cycle up to Bjøberg, you will then have the climb at the start of your trip, and the downhill ride back to Tuv.
Most of the trip is on gravel road but have some sections on a rough tractor road or wide path, so using a trailer will be difficult on these sections. If you are not using an E-bike or are looking for an easier/shorter trip you can start by Bjøberg, park and lock your bikes in Tuv and take the bus back to your car (see vy.com for departures).
You can also start the trip at Tuv, and take the trip up to Bjøberg, then back to Tuv.