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Indre Østfold

Discover the fascinating and beautiful borderlands between Oslo and Sweden. Enjoy untouched nature, Norway’s oldest canal and charming villages.

Moss

The town of Moss and its surrounding areas have the most beaches in the whole of Østfold, a rich industrial heritage and a flourishing art scene.

Rica Hotels

Rica Hotels is one of the largest hotel chains in Norway and covers most of the country.

Fredrikstad

Experience a rich cultural life, a bustling quayside and a cosy Old Town. Fredrikstad is proud to be the best preserved fortress town in Scandinavia.

Sarpsborg

Sarpsborg has a rich history. Many of its attractions are linked to its past, from the rock carvings along Oldtidsveien to Skjeberg Medieval Church.

Halden

Halden is an idyllic little town nestled down by the fjord, just on the border to Sweden. Above the town looms the mighty Fredriksten Fortress.

Winter in Indre Østfold

When the weather permits, there are great opportunities for cross-country skiing, sledging and skating in Indre Østfold.

Dining in Indre Østfold

In Indre Østfold you can dine on a traditional farm, in a gourmet restaurant or even inside a cave, sampling food made from locally grown produce.

Tourist information in Indre Østfold

Let the tourist information help you get the most out of your visit to Indre Østfold.

Key facts about Indre Østfold

Come and enjoy the exciting district between Oslo and the Swedish border - enjoy undisturbed nature, wilderness experiences and a lot of culture.

Getting to Indre Østfold and around

You can travel to Indre Østfold by car, bus or train. The nearest airports are Moss Airport Rygge and Oslo Gardermoen.

Where to stay in Indre Østfold

Camp or stay in a cabin in beautiful surroundings by Lake Stora Lee, or spend the night at the stylish Rømskog Spa & Resort.

Attractions in Indre Østfold

Take a trip on the Halden Canal, Norway's oldest man-made waterway. Or visit the country's largest inland fortress in Mysen.

What to do in Indre Østfold

Play a round of golf at Mørk Golf in Spydeberg, catch a race at Rudskogen Motorpark, or splash out with the family at Østfoldbadet in Askim.

Where to stay in Moss

Stay at the mansion Refsnes Gods or pitch your tent next to the Oslofjord at NAF Larkollen Camping.

Tourist information in Moss

Visit the tourist information and get help booking accommodation and finding out what is happening in town.

Hiking in Moss

The beautiful countryside of Moss provides you with hiking and works of art for you to enjoy.

Winter in Moss

The Moss region offers a mild winter climate. However, you can go skiing at Middagsåsen Skisenter when the weather permits.

Tour suggestions in Moss

The Moss region has an abundance of trails and paths, and you do not have to be in top shape to do some walking or biking.

How to get to Moss and around

Moss and its surrounding areas are easy to get to.

Attractions in Moss

Relax at one of the many beaches or enjoy art at the famous Galleri F15.

Shopping in Moss

In Moss and its surrounding area you will find everything from modern shopping centres to old-fashioned general stores, markets and handicraft shops.

Dining in Moss

Moss offers everything from gourmet restaurants to cafés serving local food and award-winning kebabs.

What to do in Moss

Play golf at challenging Evje Golfpark or take a trip with the sightseeing minibus. You can also go canoeing on Lake Vansjø.

In Edvard Munch´s Footsteps around the Oslofjord

Discover the places that inspired Norwegian artist Edvard Munch, and find out where in Norway to see his work today.

Tour suggestions in Fredrikstad

Fredrikstad has more to offer than a stroll on the ramparts. Enjoy a picnic and a walk along Glommastien or go island hopping in Hvaler.

What to do in Fredrikstad

The Hvaler coast is known for fishing, swimming and diving. There is an 18-hole golf course at Onsøy, and you can go bird watching at Øra.

Where to stay in Fredrikstad

Choose a luxury hotel in the Fredrikstad city center, or a country get away at Hankø Fjord Hotel or Hvaler Gjestgiveri Hostel.

Tourist information in Fredrikstad

You will find comprehensive information at the tourist information offices in the Old Town and by the guest marina at the quayside in the town centre.

Attractions in Fredrikstad

Explore the well-kept fortress and Old Town. You can also visit the birthplace of the famous polar explorer Roald Amundsen and the Soccer Museum.

Key facts about Fredrikstad

Fredrikstad is a historical, yet modern town 100 km/62 US miles south of Oslo. The Old Town is one of Norway's most popular tourist attractions.

Dining in Fredrikstad

In Fredrikstad you will find a menu that appeals to every palate - the exotic or traditional, the sophisticated or popular.

Shopping in Fredrikstad

Hunt for curiosities in the Old Town or shop at the high street stores in the city centre.

Getting to Fredrikstad and around

Fredrikstad is situated 90 km/56 US miles southeast of Oslo.

Tourist Information in Sarpsborg

The tourist information office is situated nearby the town square.

Key facts about Sarpsborg

Sarpsborg is both a municipality and a town with 51,000 inhabitants situated in the county of Østfold, southeast in Norway.

Getting to Sarpsborg and around

You can easily get to Sarpsborg by car, train and bus.

What to do in Sarpsborg

Sarpsborg is surrounded by large areas of woods, situated close to the sea and can offer its visitors a lot of different activities.

Attractions in Sarpsborg

Visit the Medieval church in Skjeberg, see the powerful Sarpsfossen Waterfall and go for a walk in the English garden at Hafslund Manor.

Tour suggestions in Sarpsborg

The areas around Sarpsborg are good for different walking bicycling and car tours.

Shopping in Sarpsborg

The town square is the starting point for the main shopping street in Sarpsborg. There are also several shopping centres in the area.

Eating in Sarpsborg

Sarpsborg has a range of restaurants and cafés, from traditional Norwegian to Italian and Indian.

Where to stay in Sarpsborg

Stay in a hotel or hire a cabin. If you are after budget accommodation, stay in a youth hostel or go camping.

Tourist information in Halden

The tourist information offices can help you with accommodation, and provide you with information about events, attractions and activities.

Key facts about Halden

There are around 30,000 inhabitants in Halden. During the summer months almost 300,000 people visit Fredriksten Fortress.

Getting to Halden and around

Halden is located between Norway's capital, Oslo, and the Swedish city of Gothenburg. Halden is easily accessible by car, train, bus and plane.

Where to stay in Halden

There are several accommodation possibilities in Halden, both in the town center and on the outskirts.

Attractions in Halden

Fredriksten Fortress in Halden is one of Norway's most visited tourist attractions. You can also experience Northern Europe's highest locks at Brekke.

Dining in Halden

In Halden, you will find everything from fast food restaurants and pizzerias, to fine dining restaurants.

Shopping in Halden

The center of Halden is small enough to be navigated on foot, making shopping here a pleasant experience.

What to do in Halden

Join a guided tour at Fredriksten Fortress or at Rød Manor. Halden also offers nice areas for hiking, fishing and golf.
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