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In fantasy, anything is possible, in our region too. Belly flops and laughter - let your trip be a memory for generations. Build sand castles in the sun, pick pine cones in the woods or flowers on a meadow. Ride on Icelandic horses at Vagleskogen or at ­Uburen in Forsand. Experience magic in the Fairytale forest at Årdal, splash and play among gushing pine trees, roaring geysers and mountain streams at Vann-vittig in amusement park Kongeparken or enjoy stars and planets at the Science factory. At Avaldsnes, you get to be a Viking or an Archaeologist for a day! In our entire region, the kids can romp around at several playparks and swimming spots.

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Tysværtunet Kulturhus At Tysvær, the culture house has a

Vitenfabrikken (the Science factory)

element, kids can play in two pools with a slide, a diving tower

can you drive a wheel chair? At the ­Sience

cinema, a climbing wall and a great swimming facility. In the wet and a cave. tysvertunet.kulturhus.no VII/B3

«Viking for a day» and «Archaeologist for a day»

Who in the family is best at relaxing? How fast ­factory, there are several floors of exhibitions where visitors get to be active; seeing and

touching. You will get to know the ­industrial

At Nordvegen History Centre, in the cultural landscape and at

­history of Sandnes and the region in an

for dress up are included in the price. In Viking for a day, you

Sandnes, vitenfabrikken.no VI/C5

during the Viking Age. In ­Archaeologist for a day, you can dress

Vitengarden (the Science centre)

­archaeologist works. opplevavaldsnes.no VII/A3

exhibitions and activities, both outdoors and

the Viking settlement at Avaldsnes. Activity books and ­costumes get to dress up like a Viking and experience what life was like

up and p ­ articipate in ­activities that will give answers to how an

Salmon studio at Sand Next to the salmon ladder at

­engaging way. Open all year. Storgata 28,

An engaging science centre and museum with ­indoors in addition to a museum farm with

­animals and hay to jump in. Explore natural

Sandsfossen waterfall is one of the first salmon studios to be built

science and history in new and engaging ways.

allowing us to observe the fish through two large glass windows,

­selections of agricultural items in the country,

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Open all year. Kviavegen 99, Nærbø,

in Norway. The lower part of the salmon studio is under water,

The Science farm also has one of the largest

as they move up the ladder. Open: June–September. visitsuldal.no

with tractors and farming tools. Great location! vitengarden.no VII/B6

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Fossanmoen Islandshestsenter

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Icelandic horses

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SkogSprett klatrepark

Experience nature from horseback! Join us on a riding tour with one of our amazing Icelandic horses.

Riding tours with instructor in a varied landscape and speed, for riders of different experience. Length of tours from 1–3 hours. No age limit, open to everyone.

A modern activity park for the entire family at Melshei. 5 trails of different degrees of difficulty. Trampolines, slides and gym balls. Kiosk and free parking. Avoid waiting upon arrival, order online at:

www.fossanmoen.no

tryggvi.no | +47 918 71 497

skogsprett.no | +4790976009

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Explore the south of Fjord Norway - It's waterful - english  

The official travel guide for Destination Haugesund, Destination Ryfylke og Region Stavanger. English version.

Explore the south of Fjord Norway - It's waterful - english  

The official travel guide for Destination Haugesund, Destination Ryfylke og Region Stavanger. English version.

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