Go to content Go to navigation
Kristiansand S

Ravnedalen Valley Nature Park

Ravnedalen Valley Nature Park Photo: Anders Martinsen (c) Visit Kristiansand AS Ravnedalen Valley Nature Park Photo: Anders Martinsen (c) Visit Kristiansand AS Ravnedalen Valley Nature Park Photo: Anders Martinsen (c) Visit Kristiansand AS
Ravnedalen Valley Nature Park Photo: Anders Martinsen (c) Visit Kristiansand AS
Ravnedalen Valley Nature Park Photo: Anders Martinsen (c) Visit Kristiansand AS
Ravnedalen Valley Nature Park Photo: Anders Martinsen (c) Visit Kristiansand AS

Contact information

Description

A vigorous and "mystical" nature park beneath the precipitous Ravneheia. The heath, lake and pair of swans are distinctive features. 

Founded in 1876 by General Wergeland and his troops with financial assistance from the Municipal Association. The valley has been changed from a marsh and swamp area into a veritable Eden, with a wealth of plants and trees, both known and unknown.

During the summer months there are frequent concerts, festivals and theatre productions, while simple meals are served in the café. Scene. The park is maintained by the Parks and Athletics Department and was awarded the "Green Park of the Year" prize by the Norwegian Master Gardeners' Guild in 1991.

It is open all year round.

Facilities

  • Disabled persons

    • adapted for disabled

Categories

  • Nature attractions Nature attractions
  • Buildings & Monuments Buildings & Monuments
Close
Embed this article

Copy and paste this code into your blog/website

Preview

Ravnedalen Valley Nature Park - Photo: Anders Martinsen (c) Visit Kristiansand AS

Ravnedalen Valley Nature Park

A vigorous and "mystical" nature park beneath the precipitous Ravneheia. The heath, lake and pair of swans are distinctive features.  Founded in 1876...

Ravnedalen Valley Nature Park

Source: Visitnorway

Disclaimer

This site includes information about products and services provided by third parties. Whilst Innovation Norway endeavours to ensure that all information on the site is accurate, we cannot be held responsible or liable for any claims caused by information supplied on this website. Prices and availability are subject to change without notice. You should always check the accuracy of the information provided with the relevant supplier. Innovation Norway is under no circumstances responsible for the contents of external web pages linking to its website. Legal disclaimer.

Ad
Ad

More about this area

Rica Hotels

Rica Hotels is one of the largest hotel chains in Norway and covers most of the country.

Activities in Kristiansand

Visit one of the museums, the old town and fish bazaar in Kristiansand. Experience cultural events and festivals or go swimming at the city beach.

Tour suggestions in Kristiansand

Stroll around Kristiansand's old town, join a boat trip from Kristiansand through Blindleia to Lillesand or try a biking route.

Winter in Kristiansand

In the Kristiansand Region, winter is basically synonymous with "green". But you head inland, a few kilometres away from the coast, you will find snow

What to do in Southern Norway

Hike or bike along coastal trails. Go skiing, climbing or rafting. Enjoy festivals and other cultural events. Deep-sea fishing is popular too.

Kristiansand

Visit Kristiansand and enjoy attractions and activities like hiking, fishing, boating, our famous beaches and some of Norway’s best music festivals.
TEXT ADS
  • Ad
  • Ad
  • Ad
  • Ad
Ad
Ad

Subscribe to newsletter