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Read more: The Five Wayward Virgins Photo: Magnus J. Fjell

Karmsund

The Five Wayward Virgins

Five stone monuments under Karmsund Bridge. It is thought that the stones originally functioned as a calender system. Information board....
Read more: Boathouses at Hop, Ferkingstad Photo: Magnus J. Fjell

Stol

Boathouses at Hop, Ferkingstad

Remains of the large boat houses erected by King Ferkings, dating from the Iron Age. Information board. A marked heritage trail and nature path goes...
Read more: Karmøy beaches - hike the white sandy dunes

Åkrehamn

Karmøy beaches - hike the white sandy dunes

This is a great hike along the nature and heritage trail that runs from the village of Åkra to the village of Ferkingstad. Cultural and historical...
Read more: Vigsnes Mining Museum

Avaldsnes

Vigsnes Mining Museum

Did you know that the copper of the Statue of Liberty in New York came from Karmøy? Information about this and about the history of the mining...
Read more: Fishermen's Memorial Photo: Magnus J. Fjell

Stol

Fishermen's Memorial

Few other places in Norway have had as many commuters to America as the Ferkingstad area and western Karmøy. The Fishermen's Memorial has been raised...
Read more: Old Skudeneshavn - a white haven by the North Sea Photo: Geir Øyvind Gismervik

Skudeneshavn

Old Skudeneshavn - a white haven by the North Sea

The charming town Skudeneshavn is situated at the southernmost tip of the island Karmøy. The “old town” consists of 130 well preserved wooden, white...
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Read more: St. Olav`s churh at Avaldsnes - the mighty monument of former days of glory!

Avaldsnes

St. Olav`s churh at Avaldsnes - the mighty monument of former days of glory!

Avaldsnes is the oldest royal seat in Norway! It was here Harald Fairhair established his main royal seat after winning the battle at Hafrsfjord in...
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