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Ålgård

Rettedalen 1
4330 Ålgård

51 61 42 00

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  1. Kongeparken - Family Park

    In Kongeparken there is something for each and everyone in the family: Norway's biggest…

    1.75 km Away
  2. Limagarden

    Experience local history and the cultural landscape formed by generations of sheep…

    2.43 km Away
  3. Rogaland Arboretum

    The arboretum is a large collection of both common and unusual bushes and trees from all…

    5.84 km Away
  1. Midgardsormen

    Striking bridge across lake Frøylandsvatnet. The bridge is 230 metres long and 2 metres…

    10.00 km Away
  2. Fotland mølle

    Fotland mill was built in 1845, and it is idyllically located by Fotlandsfossen, the…

    10.11 km Away
  3. Fotlandsfossen

    Fotlandsfossen, the largest waterfall at Jæren. The restored buildings are today a museum…

    10.13 km Away
  4. Fotland Kraftstasjon

    This power station opened in 1915 to supply all the electricity needs of Time…

    10.24 km Away
  5. Knudaheio

    This was author Arne Garborg's summer residence at Jæren, from 1899-1923. Knudaheio…

    10.28 km Away
  6. Time bygdemuseum

    The village museum consists of historically furnished rooms - living room, bedroom,…

    10.27 km Away
  7. Garborgheimen

    Garborgheimen was the childhood home of author Arne Garborg (1851-1924), built by his…

    10.94 km Away
  8. Skjævelandbrua bridge

    Skjævelandbrua bridge is a beautiful, old stone bridge from 1853. If you take a small…

    10.95 km Away
  9. Planetstien i Sandvedparken

    Sandnes’ green oasis stretches 3.5 km along the Storånå watercourse, from Sandnes to…

    11.30 km Away
  10. Ulvarudlå

    Nice round trip at Høg-Jæren where the view follows you all the time, and you have a view…

    11.75 km Away
  11. Street Art Nuart Sandnes

    The Nuart Sandnes Art Trail is a project brought to you by the team behind Stavanger’s…

    11.81 km Away
  12. Rutenparken

    Rutenparken has undergone a huge transformation - once a parking area, now a playground…

    11.83 km Away
  13. Norwegian Wood – Lanternen

    This open-air stage is set in the centre of the municipality of Sandnes outside…

    11.92 km Away
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Brekko Recreation CentreBrekko lodge and recreation area, GjesdalFriluftstunet Brekko is located in a hiking area that is suitable for both winter and summer activities. The area is particularly well adapted for families with children.

Edlandsfjellet, GjesdalEdlandsfjellet is the most popular walking area close to the town of Ålgård. The landscape is characterised by heather-covered heathland, marsh and rock.

Edlandshagen, GjesdalThe gardens of Edlandshagen are next to a large lake and have several mature trees. The area is wheelchair accessible and there is parking nearby.

Figgjo River, GjesdalThe Figgjo River runs through Ålgård and Figgjo before continuing further out to the coast of Jæren. The river is a popular sport fishing river and is one of Norways biggest salmon rivers. The river is 42.2 km long and has a drop of 104 metres.

FrafjordhattenFrafjordhatten, GjesdalFrafjord Hat stands 815 majestic metres high. It towers 300 metres over the surrounding mountains and the view from the top is impressive, especially towards the south and west. You can see as far as North-Jæren, Stavanger and Bokn.

Bathing place in Husavatnet, GjesdalHusavatnet, GjesdalSpend a day by this beautiful lake. There is a small park with lawns, a football pitch, a play area, benches, a diving board and a sandy beach. There is good access for wheelchair users, toilets and ample parking.

Månafossen WaterfallMånafossen and Friluftsgården Mån, GjesdalMånafossen waterfall is with its 90 metres in free fall the tallest waterfall in the county of Rogaland. The hike starts at Eikeskog where the track is combined with stair climbing on the first part of the hike. You'll have some chains to hold on to on the steepest areas, however this is relatively…

FrafjordFrafjord, GjesdalFrafjord is a fjord around six kilometres long, stretching from Dirdal and in to the village of Frafjord. The fjord has steep sides, with the mountains on the north side of the fjord reaching up to 700 metres in height. There is a small beach with traditional boat-houses.

Gloppedalsura scree, GjesdalGloppedalsura is described as Northern Europe's largest scree. It consists of huge boulders of rocks that lie on top of an end moraine.

Veveriet ÅlgårdVeveriet, GjesdalThe Veveriet was built to house weaving looms, that were driven by power from the river next to it. It is an important building in the town’s textile heritage. Today the building is a cultural centre, housing the town’s library, and culture facilities. It is also the local tourist information point.

Region Stavanger
Org.no.: 986517138

Vågsgt. 22
4306 Sandnes

+47 51 85 92 00

info@regionstavanger.com



Reisemål Ryfylke
Org.no.: 974906430

Vågavegen 116
4130 Hjelmeland

+47 982 19 975

info@ryfylke.com

The local tourist offices can give you good and useful information.