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Map. ref Norheimsund E 6 Tel: + 47 56 55 31 84 Season: 01.01-31.12 Capacity: unlimited Free entrance

Steinsdalsfossen waterfall One of the most popular waterfalls in Norway. The Steinsdalsfossen has a fall of 50 m and is special because you can walk safe and dry behind it. The fall occured in 1699 when the river changed course. There is a footpath from the car park up to and under the waterfall. Along National Tourist Route Hardanger. Tourist information office.

Photo: RHF

Map. ref Norheimsund E 6 Tel: + 47 47 47 98 39 Season (2016): . 02.05-31.08 1-7 10:00-17:00 Capacity: 200 Groups on request

Hardanger Maritime Museum Museum focusing on maritime culture. The workshops are in full production with rope making, blacksmith and building traditional wooden boats. Exhibits, guides tours, maritime films, an activity routes that challenges your practical skills. Hire of traditional rowing boats, with instructor if requested. Enjoy relaxing at the pier or in the café. The café serves local light meals and home baked cakes.

Photo: Nils Kjetil Torvik

Map. ref Steinstø E 7 Tel: + 47 56 55 55 40 Season (2016): 13.06-28.08 1-7 11:00-17:00 Groups on request Capacity: 50 pax Photo: Hardanger Akvasenter

Map. ref Steinstø E 7 Tel: + 47 99 69 15 27 / +47 92 25 26 37 Farm rest.: 01.01-31.12 for groups on request. Max capacity: 3 busses (135 pers.) Blossoming time: 10.05-31.05 Berry- and fruitseason: 15.06-31.10

Hardanger Akvasenter On a fully operational salmon farm the visitors get the opportunity to see and learn about one of Norway’s main export industries. The centre has an exhibition with underwater cameras, videos and other exhibits explaining the life cycle of the salmon and modern aquaculture. A visit includes a guided tour on the facility, including feeding the fish. A recommended option for groups is to include a salmon lunch or sample tasting as a part of the tour. All food is served in the second floor, with great views of the area and the farm itself. Open all year on request.

Steinstø Fruktgard / Fruitfarm Stop and taste the probably best apple pie in the world at Steinstø Fruitfarm. Farm visit for groups: Join a guided tour around the farm to learn about the berry-, fruit- and juiceproduction. Fantastic view over the Hardangerfjord and the Folgefonna glacier. Local food; lunch or coffee/ applecake is served in the farm restaurant, seating 70 persons. Farm outlet: Homemade cakes,”lefse”, jams, berries, fruit , applejuice and other local products. The outlet will be opened for groups all year round.

Photo: Steinstø Frukt og Kakebu

Map. ref Øystese E 6 Tel: + 47 56 55 39 00

Photo: Kunsthuset Kabuso

Season (2016): 01.09-31.05 2-5 11:00-15:00 6-7 11:00-16:00 01.06-31.08 2-7 10:00-17:00 Capacity: 150 (concert hall) Restaurant seating capacity: 50 Groups on request Map. ref Øystese E 6 Tel: + 47 56 55 31 84

Photo: Magnus Hisdal

Art centre Kabuso and Ingebrigt Vik Museum Art centre Kabuso, Hardanger Skyspace and Ingebrigt Vik Museum Summer exhibiton 04.06-04.09 2016: Olav Christopher Jenssen NEW! Hardanger Skyspace by James Turrell to be opened summer 2016. Temporary exhibitions and concerts through the year. Ingebrigt Vik Museum is a collection of works by one of Norway’s finest sculptors. Films of sculptor Vik, poet Olav H. Hauge and composer Geirr Tveitt. Cafe with home made cakes, light lunch, coffee etc. Sculpture park and museum shop.

Gullfiskvatnet You can feed “goldfish” here! The goldfish in question are Ide, released into Skårsvatnet in 1914. Good picnic and bathing area.

Capacity: unlimited Free entrance

Hikes Tel: +47 56 55 31 84

Lots of good, varied hikes in the area. Examples: - Steinstølia, Steinstø – Bjørke. Steep hike through the orchards in Steinstø. Ascent 300 m, 45 min one way. - Footpath in Fitjadalen, a walk around the Fitjadalsvatnet, approx. 7 km. Hikingmaps for Kvam, Kvamskogen and Fyksesund Landskapspark available. Contact Kvam Tourist Office for more details, maps and other hikes.

Torefjell. Photo: Sverre Hjørnevik,/Fjord Norway


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