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Beaches in Southern Norway

Southern Norway is the summer holiday hotspot for Norwegians and the coastal “rivieria” has water temperature up to 20 degrees in summer.
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Beach in Søgne - Photo: Anders Martinsen(c)Visit Kristiansand AS

Beaches in Southern Norway

Southern Norway is the summer holiday hotspot for Norwegians and the coastal “rivieria” has water temperature up to 20 degrees in summer.

Beaches in Southern Norway

Source: Visitnorway

10 best beaches

Fevik

Storesand Recreation Ground

Public recreation ground within walking distance of Fevik.

Færvik

Hove beaches

At Tromøy outside of Arendal you find the beaches at Hove. These are fine, family-friendly beaches connected to a camping ground and hiking area.

Hamresanden

Hamresanden - Blue Flag

Hamresanden is a 3 km long sandy beach with a buzzy life in the summerseason and a lot of sand. The area is often used for windsurfing, swimming, diving and strolls in the water's edge.

Kristiansand S

Kristiansand City beach

Along the Strandpromenaden and near by the city center of Kristiansand is Bystranda. Bystranda is a nice sandy beach with swim pier, sun deck and palm trees - ideal for children.

Mandal

Sjøsanden beach

With its 800 metre long sandy beach just outside Mandal town centre, Sjøsanden is perhaps one of Norway's most famous beaches. Sjøsanden is located...

Grimstad

Groos Recreation Ground

Groos is everyone’s favourite.

Hornnes

Paradisbukta beach at the Mineralpark

Paradisbukta is a beach next to the Mineralpark and Klatreskogen climbing forest in Evje.

Farsund

The Lista beaches

Have you seen our beautiful beaches? Havikstranda, Lomsesanden, Kviljosanden, Hauestranda og Bausje – I can recommend them all!

Risør

Sagjordet Badestrand

Sagjordet is a popular public bathing area on Krana in Risør, situated in 15 minutes walking distance from the town center. The swimming area is family friendly with a sandy beach, lawn, diving board, swimming jetty and barbecue area.

Søgne

Helleviga

Helleviga (at the North Sea Road) is a large recreational area at the seaside open to the public.

About Southern Norway

Grimstad

Grimstad is a cosy maritime town set among many small islands by the coast of Southern Norway.

Getting to Southern Norway and around

Kristiansand is the communications centre in Southern Norway. It has extensive train, bus, ferry and plane links with the rest of Norway and abroad.

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