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Couple in front of the Whaling Monument created by Knut Steen, Sandefjord in Norway Photo: Nils Kavlie Borge
Sandefjord’s most famous sculpture, the Whaling Monument, is a memorial to whaling, created by Knut Steen at the end of the 1950s. Photo: Nils Kavlie Borge
The winner of Bocuse d'Or 2009, Geir Skeie, will open a seafood restaurant in Sandefjord in November. In the meantime, enjoy gourmet food at Solvold. Photo: Rica Park Hotel
Sandefjord is located centrally in Eastern Norway, about 120 kilometres from the capital city of Oslo. Photo: Tone Rasmussen
Walk along the coast of Sandefjord on signposted trails. Photo: Terje Rakke
You will find the entire range of accommodation options in the Sandefjord area - high standard hotels, appartments and private rooms. Photo: Frank K. Opsahl
Walk in the footsteps of the Vikings, visit the Whaling Museum or enjoy an unique art experience at Midtåsen Sculpture Park. Photo: Nils Kavlie Borge
Shopping enthusiasts can look forward to an easy-to-navigate town centre with short walking distances Photo: Ellen Larsen
Sandefjord Airport Torp, Color Line, the train and the motorway E18 ensure good transport connections both nationally and internationally. Photo: Color Line

Sandefjord

Sandefjord boasts miles of coastline, as well as a rich historical heritage. Vikings have left their mark here, as has the whaling industry.
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Couple in front of the Whaling Monument created by Knut Steen, Sandefjord in Norway - Photo: Nils Kavlie Borge

Sandefjord

Sandefjord boasts miles of coastline, as well as a rich historical heritage. Vikings have left their mark here, as has the whaling industry.

Sandefjord

Source: Visitnorway

Explore Sandefjord

Attractions in Sandefjord

In Sandefjord you can walk in the footsteps of the Vikings, visit the Whaling Museum or enjoy an unique art experience at Midtåsen Sculpture Park.

Getting to Sandefjord and around

Sandefjord Airport Torp, Color Line, the train and the motorway E18 all ensure good transport connections both nationally and internationally.

Shopping in Sandefjord

Shopping enthusiasts can look forward to an easy-to-navigate town center with short walking distances.

What to do in Sandefjord

Cycle or hike along the coast. Tee off at Sandefjord Golf, or take your family to new heights at Scandinavia's largest outdoor climbing park.

Where to eat in Sandefjord

Sandefjord offers a wide variety of cuisines for memorable meals to reasonable prices. Among the several renowed chefs is Winner of Bocuse d'Or 2009.

Where to stay in Sandefjord

Stay in style at the historic Hotel Kong Carl in Sandefjord center, or pitch your tent at one of many campsites along the coast.

About Sandefjord

Key facts about Sandefjord

Located 120 kilometers south of Oslo, Sandefjord is a modern seaside town. Here you will find Torp Airport, one of the busiest airports in Norway.

Tourist information for Sandefjord

The tourist information in Sandefjord is located in the building called Kurbadet. Here you can book accommodation and get tips on what to see.

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