In this area there are several breathtaking beaches with possibility for both swimming and hiking. Every year the annual kite festival is held at the Skarasanden with thousands of attendants, both kids and adults. On warm and nice summer days, the beach at Hellestø is the perfect spot for the sunseeking people visiting. In winter and autumn, people like to come here to witness the particular light in these parts of the country, as well as the powerful elements present when strong winds beat against the beach. Popular activities are swimming, beach promenading and the annual kite festival. You can also experience the Hellestøfjell (mountain), a familiar beacon for the boating people. The Hellestøfjell is 92 metres above sea level. The beach is located south west from the Stavanger International Airport, Sola. From the beach you can see the Feistein lighthouse into the open sea.
Drive Rv. 510 from Sola in direction Kleppe. At Tjelta. take the turn towards Vigdel, and after two kilometres, you will find the parking on the left hand side of the road. Toilets at parking area.