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From lighthouse to lighthouse along the Jæren coast

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From lighthouse to lighthouse along the Jæren coast Photo: Feistein fyr

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Drive highway E39 towards Mekjarvik and turn off for Randaberg. Follow the signs to Tungenes lighthouse. Park at parking area in Tungevågen and stroll the last 500 m to the lighthouse. Here you'll find a lighthouse museum, cultural centre, collection of paintings and café.

Back on E39, you turn off at Tastatorget and head for Kvernevik. Continue on Fv 509 and drive to the port of Tananger to see the memorial to the girls of Flatholmen lighthouse, staying with Fv 509 until you meet Fv 510 and drive southwards to Bore. Take a right turn on Fv 507 - Feistein lighthouse can be spied to the right.

At Nærbø you drive a short stretch on Rv44 before turning off for Obrestad lighthouse. It has a fascinating history and is a great area for walks.
Back on Fv 44 your journey continues southwards to Kvassheim lighthouse, which offers exhibitions as well as accommodation. Continue southwards on Fv 44 to Egersund, turn off on Fv 502 to Eigerøy island, follow the signposts and drive to the parking area before the lighthouse. The last stretch is completed on foot. Please not that this is a protected birdlife area; dogs are prohibited 15 March - 15 Oct.

Return the same way to Fv 44 and continue south to Rekefjord. Here you can be shuttled by boat to Lille Presteskjær lighthouse.

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From lighthouse to lighthouse along the Jæren coast

From lighthouse to lighthouse along the Jæren coast

Drive highway E39 towards Mekjarvik and turn off for Randaberg. Follow the signs to Tungenes lighthouse. Park at parking area in Tungevågen and stroll...

From lighthouse to lighthouse along the Jæren coast

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