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The Coastal Development Area ("Landscape Park")

The Coastal Development Area ("Landscape Park") Photo: Sveio kommune The Coastal Development Area ("Landscape Park") Photo: Sveio kommune The Coastal Development Area ("Landscape Park") Photo: Sveio kommune The Coastal Development Area ("Landscape Park") Photo: Sveio kommune The Coastal Development Area ("Landscape Park") Photo: Sveio kommune
The Coastal Development Area ("Landscape Park") Photo: Sveio kommune
The Coastal Development Area ("Landscape Park") Photo: Sveio kommune
The Coastal Development Area ("Landscape Park") Photo: Sveio kommune
The Coastal Development Area ("Landscape Park") Photo: Sveio kommune
The Coastal Development Area ("Landscape Park") Photo: Sveio kommune

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The Coastal Development Area ("Landscape Park") in Sveio is the south-western part of the municipality, where Bømlo fiord meets the sea, ”Sletta”. The coastal landscape is open, and for thousands of years the inhabitants’ fishing and farming have left their mark on it.

Ryvarden lighthouse is a well-established tourist attraction, and the area has many other fascinating places to visit too, by car or bicycle, on foot or by boat.

There are 9 designated Development Areas in Hordaland County, all encompassing landscapes with special qualities. The inhabitants cooperate to provide good-quality attractions for tourists and others living there based on the local history and traditions of the area.

Click here to open PDF with more information about the park.

Categories

  • Tour suggestions Tour suggestions
  • Theme parks Theme parks
  • Nature attractions Nature attractions
  • Hiking Hiking

Facilities

  • Sports activities

    • bicyclerute
    • diving
  • General facilities

    • toilet
    • free parking
  • Activities

    • deep-sea fishing
    • nature trails
    • riding
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The Coastal Development Area ("Landscape Park") in Sveio is the south-western part of the municipality, where Bømlo fiord meets the sea, ”Sletta”. The...

The Coastal Development Area ("Landscape Park")

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