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You'll find a variety of shops in the cosy sentre of Nesbyen in Norway - Photo: Birgit Rustberggard/Nesbyen Tursitkontor
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You'll find a variety of shops in the cosy sentre of Nesbyen in Norway Photo: Birgit Rustberggard/Nesbyen Tursitkontor

Shopping in Nesbyen

Nesbyen has large grocery stores such as Kiwi and Spar, as well as a selection of other shops, most of them in the town's shopping centre.

Experience an idyllic small town with beautiful houses in the town centre and close to the museum.

Nesbyen was a centre of trade and administration in Hallingdal in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, and the architecture in town is slightly different than in most other Norwegian towns. In the town centre you can find a variety of shops, a chemist's and a "vinmonopol". The Vinmonpolet shops nation wide have the exclusive right to retail wine, spirits and strong beer in Norway. The products are purchased through importers holding the required licence for import.

Nesmoen Industrial Park is located about one kilometre south of the Nesbyen town centre. Here you will find construction companies and contractors. Nesbyen is often referred to as the car town in Hallingdal due to the many car dealerships found there.

Some special shops in the town centre worth a visit:

  • Hallingdal Museum has a crafts sale and a gallery
  • The national costume tailor Vibeke Hjønnevåg in Old Nes

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You'll find a variety of shops in the cosy sentre of Nesbyen in Norway - Photo: Birgit Rustberggard/Nesbyen Tursitkontor

Shopping in Nesbyen

Nesbyen has large grocery stores such as Kiwi and Spar, as well as a selection of other shops, most of them in the town's shopping centre.

Shopping in Nesbyen

Source: Visitnorway

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Tourist information in Nesbyen

The tourist information is centrally located at the culture centre, facing the idyllic inner town square.

Key facts about Nesbyen

The village of Nesbyen lies in the municipality of Nes, in the county of Buskerud. It is situated in the Hallingdal Valley.

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For a truly Norwegian summer, explore the rich cultural traditions and mountain plateaus, high waterfalls and vast glaciers of Hallingdal.

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