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  1. Add The Vindafjord Museum to your Itinerary

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    The Vindafjord Museum

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    Movegen 111
    5583 Vikedal

    The Vindafjord Museum is located just northeast of Vikedal town center, in Vindafjord municipality. Here you can get an educational insight into the town’s history and local traditions.The Vindafjord Museum focuses on local craft and business…

  2. Add Nordvegen History Centre to your Itinerary

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    Nordvegen History Centre

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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…

  3. Add Grindheim Church to your Itinerary

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    Grindheim Church

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    Grindheimsvegen
    5590 Etne

    In Grindheim, as at Støle, we are able to observe the connection between the church, the cemetery and a pre-christian burial ground. This was the largest burial site in Etne with more than 200 burial mounds. Today most of it is cultivated farmland…

  4. Add Stødle Church to your Itinerary

    Stødle Church

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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…

  5. Add Valestrand Church to your Itinerary

    Valestrand Church

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    Valestrand
    5554 Valevåg
  6. Add The Viking Settlement to your Itinerary

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    The Viking Settlement

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    Kong Augvaldsvei 101
    4262 Avaldsnes

    The Viking Farm is situated in beautiful natural surroundings on the island of Bukkøy and is accessible on foot with a 10 minute walk from the Nordvegen History Centre. Here it is possible to see and experience how the Vikings lived. Many buildings…

  7. Add Norway's national monument to your Itinerary

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    Norway's national monument

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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…

  8. Add Quaker House, Stakland to your Itinerary

    Quaker House, Stakland

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    Rådhuset
    5570 Aksdal
  9. Add Sandbekken Bygdetun to your Itinerary

    Sandbekken Bygdetun

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    Sandbekken
    5570 Aksdal

    Sandbekken Bygdetun is a small collection of old build- ings, which includes the Cleng Peerson house. The house was moved here in 1975 in conjunction with the 150-year commemoration of emigration to america. Cleng Peerson from Tysvær led the first…

  10. Add The Five Wayward Virgins to your Itinerary

    The Five Wayward Virgins

    Address

    Norheim
    5542 Karmsund

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