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Hike to Preikestolen (Pulpit Rock)

Hike to this breathtaking scenic point, chosen by Lonely Planet as one of top ten most spectacular viewing points in the world. The view will leave you mesmerised! 

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Boat sightseeing on the Lysefjord

Enjoy a 3 hour tour of idyllic islands, the majestic Lysefjord, the Pulpit Rock, waterfalls, breathtaking scenery and lots more! Tickets:, at the quay (Skagenkaien, Stavanger) before departure or at the tourist information in Stavanger....

Copyright © Foto: Espen Grønli/Norsk Oljemuseum

Norwegian Petroleum Museum

The Norwegian Petroleum museum is a museum for everyone. Its exhibits explain how oil and gas are created, discovered and produced, and what they are used for. The museum also provides information about technological advances and the way petroleum...

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Surfing Jæren

Norway's best surf is found along the beaches of Jæren. This stretch of coastline invites you to explore the North Sea for wind and waves. The spots range from easy and gentle beginner beaches, to the more demanding and better boulder rock points, which...

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Kongeparken - Family Park

Western Norway's largest amusement park and Rogaland's most popular attraction. Discover the delights of the magic chocolate factory where children are invited to make real Freia milk chocolate! The park has much to offer, including Norway's longest...

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Old Stavanger

Old Stavanger comprises 173 wooden buildings from the turn of the 18th century. Most of them are small, white cottages. Stavanger has received several awards for its efforts to preserve Old Stavanger. This was one of three pilot projects carried out...

Copyright © Jiri Havran/Stavanger Konserthus

Stavanger Concert Hall

Stavanger Concert Hall has now become the new cultural arena for the Stavanger Region with its opening of two new spectacular concert halls the 15th September 2012. The program so far is exciting and the highlights are yet to be announced. Thanks to...

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Salmon Safari

This is a chance to see wild salmon in their right element, free.  You will never forget this once in a lifetime experience.

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Museum Stavanger (MUST)

Museum Stavanger consist of ten buildings: Stavanger Museum Muségt. 16, Stavanger Maritime Museum, Norsk Hermetikkmuseum Norwegian Canning Museum), Ledaal, Breidablikk, Norsk Grafisk Museum (Norwegian Printing Museum), Norsk Barnemuseum (Norwegian...

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Did you know that one of the world's leading mathematicians was born not far from Sandnes? Visit us at «Vitenfabrikken» and explore Abel's sketchbook. How many meters of DNA does your body contain? How long can you keep your balance on the skateboard?...

Holidays in the Stavanger region

Contact details

Region Stavanger BA
Vågsgt. 22 4306 Sandnes                                                                      
+47 51 85 92 00 - 
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About Region Stavanger BA

Randaberg - Stavanger - Sandnes - Sola - Gjesdal - Klepp - Time - Hå -  Bjerkreim - Lund -Sokndal - Sirdal - Finnøy  - Rennesøy 

Tourist Information

In the Stavanger region there are several Tourist Information Offices that can help you with questions you might have with regards to activities, attractions and accommodation in the area.  Welcome!