Gamle Hellesund is one of the best preserved outports in the area, it is also the first outport in Blindleia. The place has been inhabited since 1729, and the place operated customs and refuge for sailing ships. During the Napoleonic Wars many settled on privaeering.
Gamle Hellesund has no guest harbour and all the piers and houses are private.
To get to Gamel Hellesund you must have your own boat or you can take the summer ferry M/B Øya to see the outport from the seaside.
View all listings for Kristiansand
Copy and paste this code into your blog/website
Gamle Hellesund is one of the first outports in Blindleia, and is also one of the most beautiful coastal stretches in Norway.
Contact tourist information KristiansandContact webmasterFollow Visit Kristiansand on Facebook and Google+Read our travel blogAbout Visit KristiansandPhoto service and credits
Contact usFollow Southern Norway on Facebook and Google+
Contact usAbout visitnorway.comPhoto service and creditsLegal disclaimerJoin us on Facebook or TwitterMedia & press
Reservation SupportAbout Book NorwayTerms and conditionsPrivacy & securityFAQ
Order & download brochuresTour operators
You are browsing the full version of Visitnorway on a small screen.
Go to mobile version
You are currently browsing the mobile version of Visitnorway.
Go to full version