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  1. Remove Ryvarden Lighthouse - Where horizons are wide from your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 7 reviews7 reviews

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    Mølstrevåg
    5550 Sveio

    Not far away from the coastal town of Haugesund lies Ryvarden. This is an old lighthouse which has been given a new life as a cultural house. The lighthouse is located on the ocean’s edge, and invites you to  excursions in all weathers. 


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  2. Remove Langfoss - Summit hike with a guide from your Itinerary

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    5596 Markhus

    The path up along Langfoss was originally the old mountain road from the Eljarvik farm to Langfoss støl (mountain farm), located on the plateau above the waterfall. There is a lot of great stonework along the trail. Earlier gene rations have...

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    Guide Price NOK 1,500.- 3 hours

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    Teigland
    5596 Markhus

    Experience the Cultural Heritage of a fjord landscape inaccessible by road
    The tour starts at Teigland with a short boat journey to the sunny side of the Åkrafjord where there is no road. The hike starts from Kvandal farm to Eintveit farm, or the...

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    Bokn
    5561 Bokn

    Boknafjellet Mountain is in the municipality of Bokn, and it is a landmark with its 294 metres above sea level. After reaching the top you have a great view of Haugalandet and the surrounding area. When the weather is nice you can see all the way to...

  5. Remove Tysværtunet Gallery from your Itinerary

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    Aksdalsvegen 157
    5570 Aksdal

    The gallery is located in the entrance lobby of tysværtunet Kulturhus Cultural Centre, and has the capacity for exhibit- ing diverse works of art. Most of the exhibitions are held under the auspices of tysvær art society in conjunction with the...

  6. Remove Stødle Church from your Itinerary

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    Stødle
    5590 Etne

    In Stødle, as at Grindheim, we are able to observe the connection between the church, cemetery and a pre-Christian burial ground. The long church was the Viking chieftain Erling Skakke's private chapel from about 1160. The stone section was built in...

  7. Remove Nordvegen History Centre - Experience Norway’s Birthplace from your Itinerary

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    Kong Augvaldsvei 103
    4262 Avaldsnes

    For 3000 years chieftains and kings controlled the strait Karmsundet – Nordvegen – the shipping lane that gave Norway its name. At Nordvegen History Centre you can learn about the sovereigns that controlled the coast of Norway from Avaldsnes. Some...

  8. Remove Ølen Church from your Itinerary

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    Ølen
    5580 Ølen

    The present church in Ølen was built in 1874. It was built by the sea to save worshippers who had rowed to church from having to climb the steep hill, and to shelter the church from harsh weather. Ølen Church contains artefacts (about 400 years old)...

  9. Remove Fjord Cruise - Langfoss Waterfall from your Itinerary

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    Teigland
    5596 Markhus

    Experience the wonderful Åkrafjord on a Fjord sightseeing with MS "Stein Viking". This is how you get the best view towards the huge number of attractions offered by the Åkrafjord.

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    Guide Price NOK 160.- to NOK 290.- Return
  10. Remove Haugesund Town Hall from your Itinerary

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    5528 Haugesund

    Haugesund Town Hall was a gift from shipowner Knut Knutsen OAS and his wife Elisabeth. The town hall was designed by architects Gudolf Blakstad and Hermann Munthe-Kaas and was officially opened in 1931. The park was opened in 1949. The town hall is...

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