Take a boat trip from Kristiansand through the inland waterway Blindleia to Lillesand. In the pretty little village of Lillesand you can stroll through narrow streets, giving you a feeling of days gone by and of the coastal culture.
Go for a walk around the former naval base on the island of Odderøya, now a recreation area. Walk on signposted paths with excellent views of the eastern harbour, Christiansholm Fortress (built in 1672) and the leisure boat marinas.
Posebyen is one of Northern Europe's largest collections of low-rise, wall-to-wall wooden houses. Originally home to working class people and artisans, today Posebyen is the most characteristic residential area in Kristiansand - the cosy white painted wooden houses are synonymous with towns on the south coast of Norway.
The sightseeing street train is an interesting and fun way to see the centre of Kristiansand in the summer season. Guided tours in several languages. Departure from Markensgate.
15 kilometres outside Kristiansand centre you will find Bjaavann Golklubb. The 18-hole golf course is designed by famous golf course architects Robert Trent Jones II.
Salmon fishing, deep-sea fishing, ice fishing. Grønberg Sport at Vestre Strandgate 24 in Kristiansand is one of Norway's largest speciality shops for angling.
The Kristiansand Region offers great diving and Adykk, Gyldenløvesgate 31 (phone: +47 38 09 95 55) provides all the information you need.
At Kayak Experiences you can rent a kayak, join a kayak course or choose your own adventure with an experienced guide.
There is always something happening in the Kristiansand Region, no matter the time of year:
View all listings for this area
Copy and paste this code into your blog/website
Take a stroll through Kristiansand's charming old town, go on a boat trip to picturesque Lillesand, or visit the former naval base at Odderøya.
What to do in Kristiansand
Loading seems to take longer than expected.
Please try again later. If the problem persists, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Search, compare and book accommodation in Norway.
Widest selection of flights to and within Norway.
Compare rates from leading car rental companies nationwide.
Best price guaranteed - Ferries to and from Norway.
Best price guaranteed - Cruises in Norway.
Contact tourist information KristiansandContact webmasterFollow Visit Kristiansand on Facebook and Google+Read our travel blogAbout Visit KristiansandPhoto service and credits
Contact usFollow Southern Norway on Facebook and Google+
Contact usAbout visitnorway.us About Innovation NorwayPhoto service & creditsInnovation Norway's officesLegal disclaimerTravel TradeList of US travel providersMedia & press
Reservation SupportAbout Book NorwayTerms and conditionsPrivacy & securityFAQ
Order brochuresEnewslettersGoscandinaviaView all our videosFree screensaver from Norway
You are browsing the full version of Visitnorway on a small screen.
Go to mobile version
You are currently browsing the mobile version of Visitnorway.
Go to full version