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The Kassen canal in Høvåg is a beautiful canal providing a new gateway to a pleasant little trip just beside Blindleia.
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.
Folk Museum with local history.
Partially renovated German coastal fort from the Second World War; follow the signposts or go on a guided tour arranged by Søgne Information Centre on request.
Oksøy is a bird sanctuary where it is not allowed to travel between 15 April and 15 July.
Postveien (The Postal Route) is part of the National Cycle Route No. 1 and is a 9 km scenic road.
In Trysnes Marina you will find marked trails, if you like a walk in the woods to enjoy the lovely and still nature. In addition, if you go out by boat there are large open areas with great beaches and also nice trails.
Strategically located fort on an island just outside Møvig in Vestergapet
Kristiansan's oldest fortress (ca. 1660-1797) and Northern Europe's largest quarantine station (1804-1914).
The lively fish pier is an experience in it self! See fish and shellfish swimming in tanks, the smallboats chugging through the canal.