Take the ferry to beautiful car-free Merdø island and spend a day at the beach with the little café and the museum right next to it. Or how about a sightseeing boat trip around the isle of Hisøy and see how the locals live?
The Arendal region offers activities for everybody.
Raet is Southern Norway’s national park. Raet National Park extends from Grimstad, through Arendal and on to Lyngør in Tvedestrand. The park was created in 2016 to protect this special natural area.
If you are a true «Frozen» fan, you might know that Arendelle got its name from the Norwegian city Arendal in Southern Norway. And as it turns out, the city even has its own Elsa look-alike.
There is a place to sleep and rest for everyone in Arendal and surroundings.
Come to Arendal by plane, ferry, bus, train or car.
The Arendal Region's restaurants and cafés have delicacies to offer. Everything from sandwiches to five-course dinners, and more.
Choose one of the four boxes on the left to find the location on the map to the right.