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Saltholmen Lighthouse

Saltholmen Lighthouse - the islets were used early in the 19th century for the extraction of sea salt. Lighthouse from 1882, manned until 1952 when it was automated.

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Saltholmen Lighthouse - the islets were used early in the 19th century for the extraction of sea salt. Lighthouse from 1882, manned until 1952 when it was automated.

In the period between July 1. and August 11, the Saltholmen Lighthouse will be open to visitors during the day as well as quests for the night. The running of the lighthouse is based on the same principles as those of the Turist-association of Norway with selfcatering cabins (you bring your sleepingbag, food and beverages). There will always be a host/hostess present at the lighthouse, and on the breakwater and quays of the lighthouse you can also spend the night if you come by your own boat.

Charges pr. night: adults NOK 200,- / youths NOK 100,-
Mooring Up till 40 foot: NOK 50,- pr. day / In excess of 40 foot, NOK 100,- pr. day

Renting the lighthouse - outside the above mentioned the period the lighthouse is to let, on weekdays, weekends and weeks at the following prices:

Renting Friday to Saturday - NOK. 2.300,-
Renting Saturday to Sunday - NOK 2.800,-
Renting Friday to Sunday - NOK 4.100,-
Weekly rate (Monday to Friday) NOK 1.500,- per day.

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