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Hiking along the coast of Southern Norway

Hike along the coastline of Southern Norway is easy. Here are a list of hiking areas around the coastal towns of Southern Norway.

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Coastline Grimstad - Photo: Hanne Feyling (c) Visit Sørlandet AS

Hiking along the coast of Southern Norway

Hike along the coastline of Southern Norway is easy. Here are a list of hiking areas around the coastal towns of Southern Norway.

Hiking along the coast of Southern Norway

Source: Visitnorway

Hiking along the coast of Southern Norway

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Arendal

Trails around Granestua

The trails around the Granestua area close to Arendal town in Southern Norway offer long and short trails in a large network, suitable for everyone....

Hike facts

Easy, 4 hours, 0,5 Hours

Landscape

Forest
Season:
All year
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Grimstad

Kollen at Fjæreheia - Grimstad

Follow the recommended route to Dømmesmoen. Continue along the floodlit trail for 100 metres, then turn right and follow the trail towards Deidalen....

Hike facts

Medium, 2 hours
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Grimstad

Recommended walks in Grimstad

Recommended walks in Grimstad If you would like to explore Grimstad and its surroundings by foot, a brochure with recommended routes is available from...
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Arendal

Walking path Gjeving–Normannvik–Langhei

Tvedestrand offers a coastal path in old cultural landscape and idyllic old settlements along the sea. The path is marked, and leads to the cabin...
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Færvik

Hiking area at Hove and Spornes

On the southern part of the island of Tromøy, only 10 minutes from Arendal town by car, bus or boat, there is a beautiful area called Hove. This...

Hike facts

Easy, 1 hour, 3 hours

Landscape

Forest
Season:
All year
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Grimstad

"Dømmesmoen Trail" in Grimstad

From the tourist office, follow Storgaten. Then turn right and continue along Frivoldveien. Take the E18 underpass, walk past the riding school and...

Hike facts

Medium, 2 hours
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Risør

Fransåsenløype

12 km long hike starts from Risør centre. Follow the blue marked trail through uneven terrain. Fantastic view from the top Fransåsen, about 4 to 5...
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Åna-Sira

Hiking to the potholes at Brufjell

Brufjell mountain's highest point is 184 meters above sea level and offers a fantastic view over the Lista landscape. On a clear day you will see the...

Hike facts

Medium

Landscape

Forest, Coast, Fjord
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Arendal

Hike on Merdø island

On Merdø, an island just outside Arendal town in Southern Norway, there are old southern wooden houses and narrow paths that bring you from the museum...

Hike facts

Easy, 1 hour, 2 hours
Season:
March - November
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Grimstad

Grimstad Round-trips

Way-marked trails throughout the municipality, from Fevik in the east to Eide and “Kongeveien” leading to Lillesand in the west. Maps are available...
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Grimstad

Heritage Walk in Grimstad

By the tourist office, cross the road at the traffic lights. Enter Storgaten (pedestrian precinct), and then turn left by Nedre Tverstredet. Walk past...

Hike facts

Easy, 1 hour
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Grimstad

In Hamsun's footsteps

In June 1945, Knut Hamsun was detained at his home at Nørholm and brought to Grimstad Hospital where he was held until September the same year. He was...
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Kristiansand S

City walk in Kristiansand

We recommend a city walk via the sophisticated Fish Market and lively restaurants, further via the Eastern Harbour with the Otterdal Fountain Park – a...

Hike facts

Easy, 2 hours
Season:
All year

Time of travel

About Southern Norway, Sørlandet

Explore Southern Norway

"Sørlandet" is the true home of the Norwegian summer, known for a beautiful coast with skerries, islands, and cosy towns and villages.

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Hiking in Setesdal

Setesdal is a hiking eldorado in Southern Norway, with a landscape that varies from flat lowlands to wild mountains.

Hiking offers in Southern Norway

There are plenty of summit hikes to choose from in Southern Norway. Take your pick.

Hiking in Southern Norway

Southern Norway offers numerous hiking possibilities, from the mountains of Setesdal and Sirdal to picturesque coastal paths by the sea

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