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Nature attractions in Kristiansand
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Go for a walk (approx. 3 km) on the former island naval base of Odderøya, now a recreation area, in Kristiansand. Walk on idyllic sign-posted paths with excellent views of the eastern harbour, Cristiansholm Fortress (1672) and the leisure boat marinas. The island has a very interesting military history with remnants of old ramparts, thegunpowder store, an old isolation hospital and other buildings from the 18th century onwards. Odderøya was also used as a quarantineharbour in the 1830s and was the largest quarantine station in Northern Europe.
Bike / hiking trip from Røyknes to Kile.
Otra is app. 240 km long from the source north of Hovden in Setesdalen to the end in Kristiansand. It is the 5th longest river in Norway.
Romsviga is an old coastal farm with several buildings. The place has a long history stretching back to the mid 1600's and was inhabited until the late 1990's.
Hæstadneset is a headland which sticks out into the Kvåsefjorden.
Paradisbukta (Paradise Bay) is situated in the archipelago of Søgne with large rocks and small beaches.
Jegerberg is a large forest close to town with lakes and marked trails.
Odderøya in Kristiansand was the former naval base - now recreational area. Marked picturesque paths (about 3 km), old cannon positions, small beaches and a long rocky and beautiful views of the ocean and city.
Walking, jogging or a cross-country skiing trip. There's always something to do at Baneheia all year round.
The lively fish pier is an experience in it self! See fish and shellfish swimming in tanks, the smallboats chugging through the canal.