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Utsira

Utsira

© Ingun Solberg Harloff

Bokn

Bokn

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Haugesund

Haugesund

© Magnus Jonas Fjell

Fishermans memorial

Fishermans memorial

© Magnus Jonas Fjell

Skudeneshavn

Skudeneshavn

© Ørjan B. Iversen

Skudeneshavn

Skudeneshavn

© Terje Rakke

Haugesund

Haugesund

© Ingun Solberg Harloff

Ferkingstad

Ferkingstad

© Magnus Jonas Fjell

 Haraldshaugen

Haraldshaugen

© Magnus Jonas Fjell

Visnes

Visnes

© Karmøy kommune

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  1. Add Haugesund Town Hall to your Itinerary

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    Address

    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 Quaker House, Stakland to your Itinerary

    Address

    Rådhuset
    5570 Aksdal

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

  3. 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...

  4. Add Einstadbøvoll Farm to your Itinerary

    Address

    Valevåg
    5550 Sveio

    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

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

    Address

    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...

  6. 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.

  7. Add Fartein Valen Homestead to your Itinerary

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    5550 Sveio

    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...

  8. Add Eikemostølen to your Itinerary

    Address

    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...

  9. Add Utsira Lighthouse to your Itinerary

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    Utsira
    5547 Utsira

    Utsira Lighthouse was first lit 15 August 1844 and is Norway's only remaining twin lighthouse. Today, only one of its towers is still in operation. The lighthouse stands on the highest point of the island and, being 48m above sea level, it is the...

  10. Add Kyrping Trade Post to your Itinerary

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    Kyrping
    5590 Etne

    Old trading post beside Årkafjorden Fjord. This was an important place well into the 1950s. Many of the original buildings are now restored and the interiors have been newly renovated.

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