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Håholmen fishing village

Håholmen fishing village Photo: Classic Norway Håholmen fishing village Photo: Classic Norway
Håholmen fishing village Photo: Classic Norway
Håholmen fishing village Photo: Classic Norway

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Old trading post and fishing station. The seaward side of this 10-acre island faces directly onto the ocean and the shipping channels. On the landward side there is a sheltered natural harbour with thirty or so buildings, several dating from the 18th and 19th centuries; original wharves, traditional fishermen's cabins and a bakery.

Fisherman's cabins hotel and restaurant. Special summer programme with boat trips and films in the "Saga Siglar" Hall; learn more about the adventurer Ragnar Thorseth and his many voyages around the world by Viking ship, sailing ship and in rowing boats.

Reached by boat from the Atlantic Road.

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Håholmen fishing village - Photo: Classic Norway

Håholmen fishing village

Old trading post and fishing station. The seaward side of this 10-acre island faces directly onto the ocean and the shipping channels. On the landward...

Håholmen fishing village

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