Remember that Norway is so much more than winter and skiing. Here are some other possibilities.
Take a mountain bike day trip to Kristiansand - round-trip same day.
Bring your fishing rod to Kristiansand - round-trip same day.
Take a trip to Kardemommeby theme park with the kids or grandkids.
Go for a motorcycle ride on the weekend out in Norway's beautiful nature.
Take the car and caravan to Stavanger and drive back to Kristiansand
Take a beautiful motorcycle trip from Stavanger to Kristiansand through winding roads and tunnels.
Cruise from Hirtshals to Stavanger and back - Saturday to Sunday.
Experience the trip from Stavanger to Bergen - and the beautiful departure from Bergen.
Visit Kardemommeby theme park, the animal park and water park. Stay in Norway's No. 1 shopping city, Kristiansand
Take the Fjord Line Express to Kristiansand and drive to Stavanger. Bring your camping equipment and have an experience you will never forget. On the way to Bergen, stay in the Hardangerfjord and experience nature at its most magnificent. Take a tour of the fjord before traveling on. In the area around Bergen, visit Sognefjord, a living cultural landscape with majestic waterfalls, blue glaciers and see the beautiful combination of modern architecture and old buildings.
Holiday houses in Fjord Norway!
Here you will find inexpensive quality-cabins and holiday houses in Sunnhordland. This is the area between Haugesund and Bergen, known as “Fjord Norway”.
Daily prices for up to four persons start at 400 NOK, boat and motor included.
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Close to Bergen
Welcome to Close to Bergen - Your access point to holiday destinations close to Bergen. From the west coast, via the fjords, to the mountains in the east, here you will discover a variety of overnight accommodation, meals and activities.
We at Close to Bergen will do our utmost to provide you with a memorable experience in our little paradise - just a stone´s throw from Western Norway´s capital.
Sola Strand Hotel
Idyllically situated on Solastranden beach, only 15 minutes away from Stavanger. Child-friendly white sandy beach, great summer prices, free parking and complimentary bicycle hire. The hotel has 90 rooms, restaurant, bar, meeting rooms, spa with a range of treatments, a counter-current pool, three saunas and a cold plunge pool. It is located about a ten minute drive from the port in Risavika.
We offer various boat-oriented activities and events in a tranquil atmosphere one hour north of Bergen. Fishing from shore and boats are available.
Situated 45 minutes by car from the center of Bergen, you will find Kvernepollen, a new and modern apartment facility designed to meet all your fishing and holiday needs.
Our Area, Øygarden, located just outside Bergen is easily accessible today due to the bridges now linking the islands to the mainland. Long before these modern bridges were erected, the people of this area lived from the ocean and fishing. In fact, the archaeologists have dated the earliest "fishing activities" from 12,000 years ago.
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This is an inexpensive B&B in the heart of the Sognefjord (NOK 495 per person, double room) incl. breakfast. (Price as of 2010)
We are located in peaceful and quiet surroundings close to the fjord. We have a panoramic view of waterfalls, fjord farms and mountains surrounding the Geiranger fjord. We have 17 high-quality cabins with one or two bed bedrooms, a living room, kitchen, bathroom and Wi-Fi. We also offer camping sites. There are rowboats and motorboats for hire. Fishing is free. Geiranger has lots of small paths and easy walking tours - just ask in the reception.
HI hostels in Norway
There are many HI (Hostelling International) hostels spread over the route that are conveniently located near all major attractions and the spectacular sights of Fjord Norway. The HI hostels in Norway are suitable for visitors of all ages, and welcome individuals, groups, couples and families. The mix of visitors from around the world creates a unique hostelling experience.
Adventure Company Norway
With Adventure Company Norway you have found your holiday partner in the stunning fjord area on the west coast of Norway. We have a variety of weekend and day programs that can satisfy everybody’s wishes!
Just enjoy the adventure!