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  1. Add Menhir in Alvestad to your Itinerary

    Menhir in Alvestad

    Address

    Alvestad
    5561 Bokn

    When the ferry sails through the Boknasund strait, it follows what has been the coastal road since time immemorial. The prehistoric site along the strait is proof that Bokn was a busy and important location along the coast. When Bishop Neumann in…

  2. Add Bokn Church to your Itinerary

    Bokn Church

    Address

    Boknaberg
    5561 Bokn

    Bokn Church is the only church at Bokn. It`s a traditional wooden long church and it was consecrated in 1847 and seats 300 persons. The altarpiece from 1924 is painted by Ole Frøvig (Haugesund).

    Bokn was established as a separate church parish,…

  3. Add Visnes Mining Museum to your Itinerary

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    Visnes Mining Museum

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    4262 Avaldsnes

    On a winter's day in 1865 a herring fisherman from Jaeren found some incredibly rich copper ore in Vigsnes. By about 1895 Vigsnes was one of Europe's greatest copper mining areas, which in its time generated 70% of Norway's copper export. The Statue…

    Guide Price

    Guide Price NOK30.00 to NOK60.00 Admission
  4. Add Rullestadjuvet Gorge and The Post Road to your Itinerary

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    Rullestadjuvet Gorge and The Post Road

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    Rullestad
    5598 Fjæra

    The Rullestadjuvet Gorge is a dramatic and beautiful part of the Åkrafjord area which is well worth a visit. It is accessable by car and/or by foot. The old E134 traverses through the Gorge and is open for traffic (not during the wintertime). Along…

  5. Add Glacial Potholes at Rullestad Gorge to your Itinerary

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    Glacial Potholes at Rullestad Gorge

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    Rullestad
    5598 Fjæra

    Glacial potholes are round caves in the mountain made by water, ice and stones i the last iceage. In the steep mountain walls at Rullestadjuvet you can see some of Northern Europes largest potholes; several meters in diameter. Some holes are "twins"…

  6. Add The Viking Settlement to your Itinerary

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    The Viking Settlement

    Address

    Kong Augvaldsvei 103
    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…

    Guide Price

    Guide Price NOK60.00 to NOK170.00 1 day
  7. Add Bokn Rural Museum to your Itinerary

    Bokn Rural Museum

    Address

    Lodavegen 50
    5561 Bokn

    Bokn Local museum gives us a multitude of insights at the life from 1850 till 1900 in the community of Bokn.

    In the old house, previously used for youth activities, on the westside of Bokn you will find the treasure trove of Bokn Local museum.…

    Guide Price

    Guide Price NOK50.00 to NOK70.00 Per person
  8. Add Valestrand Church to your Itinerary

    Valestrand Church

    Address

    Ulveraker
    5554 Valevåg
  9. Gravhauger og bautastein i Etne

    Address

    5590 Etne

    Few villages in the west of Norway have so many rich pre-historic burial mounds as the municipality of etne. Contours of one of the largest burial grounds in the area are visible beside stødle Church, where a 6-metre high stone monument known as…

  10. Add Syreneset Fort to your Itinerary

    Syreneset Fort

    Address

    Syre
    4280 Skudeneshavn

    Syreneset Fort in the south of Karmøy dates from World War II when it was used by the German occupying forces to monitor ship movements and shipping lanes.


    The fort was operational from March 1943 and equipped with five 12.2 cm guns with a range…

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