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Skudeneshavn

Skudeneshavn

© Terje Rakke

Fishermans memorial

Fishermans memorial

© Magnus Jonas Fjell

Visnes

Visnes

© Karmøy kommune

Utsira

Utsira

© Ingun Solberg Harloff

 Haraldshaugen

Haraldshaugen

© Magnus Jonas Fjell

Bokn

Bokn

© Bokn kommune

Haugesund

Haugesund

© Magnus Jonas Fjell

Skudeneshavn

Skudeneshavn

© Ørjan B. Iversen

Ferkingstad

Ferkingstad

© Magnus Jonas Fjell

Haugesund

Haugesund

© Ingun Solberg Harloff

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  1. Add Haugesund Town Hall to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 29 reviews29 reviews

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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...

  2. Add Haraldshaugen - Norway's national monument to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 80 reviews80 reviews

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    Haraldshaugen
    5515 Haugesund

    Snorre's sagas of the kings mention the site where Harald Fairhair is buried. In the nineteenth century it was believed the place described by Snorre had been located. This is where the national monument of the unification of Norway was erected in...

  3. Add Quaker House, Stakland to your Itinerary

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    Rådhuset
    5570 Aksdal

    The only remaining intact Quaker House in Scandinavia with its own cemetery. Open by arrangement.

  4. Add Historic Skudeneshavn - a white haven by the North Sea to your Itinerary

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    4280 Skudeneshavn

    The charming town Skudeneshavn is situated at the southernmost tip of the island Karmøy.


    The “old town” consists of 130 well preserved wooden, white houses originating from the 1800’s, when the herring-fishing was at its peak.


    Skudefestival...

  5. Add Fartein Valen Homestead to your Itinerary

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    5554 Valevåg

    Composer Fartein valen’s home is located a half-hour’s drive north of haugesund town centre, and is just before Bømlafjord tunnel. Fartein valen was among the most well known norwegian composers, but was probably more recognised for his work abroad...

  6. Add Einstadbøvoll Farm to your Itinerary

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    Valevåg
    5554 Valevåg

    Old farmstead with 17 slate-roofed buildings. Preserved in 1923. Private ownership. Guided tour must be arranged with the owner.
    Call 53 74 22 34

  7. Add Historic Kopervik, Treborg to your Itinerary

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    Kopervik
    4250 Kopervik

    Kopervik is Karmøy's 'capital' and most densely populated town. The charming combination of old and new building styles hold many surprises for the visitor. A specially produced booklet containing tours of the town can be purchased at Karmøy Tourist...

  8. Add St. Olav`s church at Avaldsnes - the mighty monument of former days of glory! to your Itinerary

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    4299 Avaldsnes

    Avaldsnes is the oldest royal seat in Norway! It was here Harald Fairhair established his main royal seat after winning the battle at Hafrsfjord in 872 AD. Avaldsnes kept this position of power until 1450. Today, the beautiful Olav’s church is the...

  9. Add Stone Mill, Slogvik to your Itinerary

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    Slogvik
    5570 Aksdal

    Restored water-wheel, thought to be from around 1600. The only mill in the country with an adjustable lower millstone.

  10. Add Eikemostølen to your Itinerary

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    5591 Etne

    Eikemostølen is the only mountain pasture still running in Etne. Every year there is a mountain pasture meeting with food and entertainement. During the summer months, the goats are milked by hired milkmaids. Some of the houses here are espesially...

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