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The Old Town in Fredrikstad, Norway - Photo: Fredrikstad Kommune
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The Old Town in Fredrikstad, Norway Photo: Fredrikstad Kommune

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.
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The Old Town in Fredrikstad, Norway - Photo: Fredrikstad Kommune

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.

Fredrikstad

Source: Visitnorway

Explore Fredrikstad

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

About Fredrikstad

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.

The Fredrikstad area

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