In the middle of winter, in the middle of Norway, and in the middle of the UNESCO World Heritage town of Røros, music and people will meet for the fifteenth time to experience exotic, intimate and generous musical adventures presented by world class performers in a chamber music festival like no other. The old copper mining town of Røros was recently voted winner of the Virgin Holidays Responsible Tourism Awards (2011), and "Best Destination" by the World Travel & Tourism Council (2012). Røros in winter offers a wide variety of additional activities; from skiing to dog sledging, historic tours, exotic shopping and regional gourmet food. For further information, go to the Røros website.
Røros can be reached by plane (45 mins) from Oslo Gardermoen airport or by train ( here or car though a scenic journey from Oslo (5 hours) and Trondheim (2 ½ hours).