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Two children running by the waterline on Kvavik beach in Lyngdal, Southern Norway
Two children running by the waterline on Kvavik beach in Lyngdal, Southern Norway
Children on Kvavik beach in Lyngdal.
Photo: Peder Austrud / Visit Sørlandet
Children on Kvavik beach in Lyngdal.
Photo: Peder Austrud / Visit Sørlandet
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From hiking in the mountains and fun at the beach to fishing and Viking history – get ready for an outdoor adventure in Lyngdal.

Lyngdal is located at the very end of the Rosfjord in Southern Norway, an hour west of Kristiansand, and is the perfect setting for outdoor adventures in the region.

Relax and enjoy the ocean breeze at one of the sandy beaches or buckle up for a full day of splashing fun at Sørlandsbadet waterpark. You can also put on your hiking boots and explore the mountains.

Try your fishing luck in the fjord, lakes, or one of Norway’s top salmon rivers, Lynga. At Kvåsfossen salmon centre, you can see salmon swimming upstream in a salmon ladder.

Travel back in time in the historical Tingvatn Fornminnepark and experience how the Vikings lived. See the remains of old stone walls or admire the replica of the famous sword Snartemosverdet.

Get in-depth travel information on Lyngdal’s official website.

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From comfy hotels to cosy cabins. Find your home away from home in Lyngdal.

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From local food gems to high-end restaurants. Get a taste of what Lyngdal offers.

Getting to Lyngdal

Get in-depth travel information on Lyngdal’s official website.
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Top attractions in Lyngdal
Sørlandsbadet is a water park in Lyngdal that has a small and shallow pool for small children, diving boards and a deep pool for older kids and adults… Read more
Sørlandsbadet indoor water park in Lyngdal
The salmon staircase iat Nasjonalt Villakssenter - Kvåsfossen, consist of concrete stairs built into a 220 metre long tunnel at the Kvås waterfall in… Read more
Nasjonalt Villakssenter - Kvåsfossen Salmon staircase in Lyngdal
Standing on the top of the waterfall at Skrelia your eyes will follow the veil of water from the mountain top to the fjord below. You are in for a… Read more
Hiking Skrelia in Lyngdal
Rosfjordsanden beach area is located by Lyngdal in the heart of Rosfjorden. Read more
Rosfjordsanden beach in Lyngdal
A twenty minute drive from Lyngdal central, the fort is located at the mouth of Rosfjord with barracks, bunkers and gun turrents. It was excavated… Read more
Hausvikodden Fort
An idyllic outer harbour. Read more
Kvåsfossen is one of Southern Norway's largest waterfalls. Read more
Kvåsfossen waterfall Lyngdal
Visit Tingvatn fornminnepark (Vest-Agder-museet) to learn more about the migration time and vikings in southern Norway. Read more
Tingvatn fornminnepark Vest-Agder-museet
The Lygna river is well known for its salmon population. Read more
Salmon fishing in Lygna
The ancient sword Snartemosverdet is part of the findings from the farm Snartemo in Southern Norway. Read more
Ancient Sword Snartemo / Bautaparken
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