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Kongevegen - the Royal road

4365 Nærbø

51 85 92 00

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Kongevegen - the Royal road



  • easy




11 m



  • 3 hours - return trip


Nature and terrain

  • coastal area
  • cultural landscape


Marking?Trips marked with the national standard are marked in green (easy), blue (medium), red (demanding) and black (expert). DNT (The Norwegian Trekking Association) marked routes are marked with red T's, painted on cairns and stones. Local associations and sports clubs may have marked hiking trails in other ways. There are many different varieties. Ask at the tourist information office if you are unsure of the markings in the area you are visiting.


Nature and terrain

  • small path


General facilities

  • Good to know - Dogs on leash mandatory: Mandatory in bird protected areas from Håtangen to Obrestad lighthouse. Other distances: 1 April - 20 August.
  • Parking - Hå gamle prestegard, Grødalandstunet, Obrestad havn and Varhaug gamle kirkegard.
  • Practical information - Clothing: Preferably wool closest to body, then fleece and then windproof jacket. Bring rainproof clothing, hat, gloves and spare change. It is important to have sturdy footwear - use hiking/mountain boots. Pack enough food and drink adapted to length of your hike. First aid kit. Bring your phone, but remember that you might not have reception at all times.
  • Warning - Be prepared for all types of weather, even in summer. This is why you must bring clothing and equipment apt for sunny and nice weather, but also account for snow, rain and heavy wind. The weather can change rapidly. See for weather forecast.

Route Guides

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By car on rv. 44.



  • length in km - 8,4


  • 3 hours - return trip


  • easy

Nature and terrain

  • coastal area
  • cultural landscape
  • small path
  • total ascent - 11 m


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Grødalandstunet, Hå

Hå Old Vicarage, Hå

Obrestad lighthouse, HåObrestad lighthouse is at the edge of Jæren. Accommodation possible.

Varhaug old Cemetery, Hå

Obrestad Havn, Hå

Region Stavanger 986517138

Vågsgt. 22
4306 Sandnes

+47 51 85 92 00

Reisemål Ryfylke 974906430

Ryfylkevegen 7040
4130 Hjelmeland

+47 982 19 975

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