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Varhaug old cemetary

Varhaug old cemetary

© Terje Rakke

Utstein Monastery

Utstein Monastery

© Elisabeth Tønnesen/Museum Stavanger

Årdal old church

Årdal old church

Kristofer Ryde

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  1. Add Årdal Old Church (Årdal gamle kyrkje) to your Itinerary

    Årdal Old Church (Årdal gamle kyrkje)

    Address

    Kyrkjebøen 28
    4137 Årdal i Ryfylke

    Årdal Old church in Årdal in Ryfylke is one of the most distinctive and beautiful wooden Renaissance churches from the 17th century.

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  2. Add Egersund church to your Itinerary

    Egersund church

    Address

    Torget
    4370 Egersund

    The site of the beautiful 17th century cruciform church, which was originally known as Heidningeholmen, has always been a sacred and important place. During the Viking age the king’s Leidang ship moored here to collect taxes. The old transport…

  3. Add Hesby kyrkje (church) to your Itinerary

    Hesby kyrkje (church)

    Address

    Hesbyvegen 57
    4160 Finnøy

    Hesby church is a single-nave long church from the Middle Ages. It is built of stone and the walls are 1 meter thick, and the roof is high and steep. The church is located on the west side of Finnøy and is visible from the sea and the road below.

  4. Add Jelsa, fjordside village. Jelsa Church and the School museum (Ryfylkemuseet) to your Itinerary

    Jelsa, fjordside village. Jelsa Church and the School museum (Ryfylkemuseet)

    Address

    Sandane 33
    4234 Jelsa

    Jelsa in Suldal is the best-preserved fjordside village in Ryfylke. There has been a church here since the 13th century and commercial activity since the 17th century. The old settlement and the wharf constitute a unique environment in architectural…

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    Guide Price NOK60.00 to NOK150.00 Tickets
  5. Add Kvitsøy kirke to your Itinerary

    Kvitsøy kirke

    Address

    Ydstebøveien 71
    4180 Kvitsøy

    Kvitsøy church is a cruciform church. Internally, it is decorated with "rosemåling", a style of Norwegian decorative painting on wood, rediscovered during a major restoration, and it is this decoration, along with the altarpiece, that makes the…

  6. Add Ogna church to your Itinerary

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    Ogna church

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    Kyrkjeberget 1
    Ogna
    4364 Sirevåg

    The church' mediaeval section dates back to around the year 1250.

    Originally a rectangular, long church with a nave and chancel of same widths. The oldest section has four corners made of steatite, a lavishly ornamented west portal, a Christening…

  7. Add Orre old church to your Itinerary

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    Orre old church

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    Nordsjøvegen 1022
    4343 Orre

    Orre old church is from the middle of the 13th century. The medieval church in brick and wood is the oldest building in the area. The church has the conservation status protected/listed.

  8. Add Sandnes church to your Itinerary

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    Sandnes church

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    Kirkegaten 10
    4306 Sandnes

    Sandnes church - This Neo-Gothic brick church was built in 1882. When the church was refurbished in 1962-63, the nave and choir were extended. The  baptismal font, and the crucifixion scene in the choir portal, and the embellished church door, were…

  9. Add Sjernarøy church to your Itinerary

    Sjernarøy church

    Address

    Eik
    4170 Sjernarøy

    Sjernarøy church is one of five churches from the 1600s in the county. A beautiful wooden church in nice surroundings at Kyrkjøy providing a quiet and serene place for contemplating life.

  10. Add Sokndal church to your Itinerary

    Sokndal church

    Address

    Sokndalsveien 2696
    4380 Hauge i Dalane

    In the middle of Hauge in Dalane is Sokndal church which is the beautiful church right by the Fv44 road that runs through the town. Sokndal Church is a cruciform church built of wood in 1803. It was taken into use the same year even though it was…

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.