Hardangervidda is home to the largest wild reindeer herds in Europe. The plateau has a large diversity of plants and species. The western part of the national park has many intriguing valleys. Hardangerjøkulen, one of Norways largest glaciers, can be seen from afar in the North-Westerm direction.
Eidfjord, Ullensvang and Odda are the main gateways to this unique mountain area. In Odda you will find the highest mountain in the National Park; Sandfloeggi at 1720 m.a.s.l.