The Viking farm is situated in beautiful natural surroundings on the island of Bukkøy and is accessible on foot with a 10 minute walk from the Nordvegen History Centre. Here it is possible to see and experience how the Vikings lived. Every aspect of the day-to-day life of the Vikings, handicrafts. Many buildings typical of Viking times are re-constructed using original techniques. The other buildings are replicas from around 900 AD. Adjacent to the settlement is a pier with a capacity for large boats complete with service building including modern toilet facilities.
The Viking Festival at Avaldsnes has become the biggest Viking festival at the West coast of Norway. The Viking farm will be populated by more than 200 vikings from all over Europe, living in their tents. The Viking Festival takes place at the Viking farm.
See our web site www.opplevavaldsnes.no for opening hours and prices.