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Kongevegen - the Royal road

4365 Nærbø

51 85 92 00

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Kongevegen - the Royal road

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Road Directions

By car on rv. 44.

Facilities

Distance

  • length in km - 8,4

Duration

  • 3 hours - return trip

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 www.yr.no for weather forecast.

Grading

  • easy

Nature and terrain

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

Season

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What's Nearby

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    3.21 km Away
  1. Varhaug old Cemetery

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    3.22 km Away
  2. Obrestad lighthouse

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  3. Hå Old Vicarage

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    11.10 km Away
  9. Fotlandsfossen

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    11.15 km Away
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  12. Garborgsenteret

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Jærhus from the 18th and 19th centuries. The youngest houses in front.Grødalandstunet, HåGrødalandstunet is perhaps one of the finest and best-preserved farmhouses in Rogaland! This was a typical sea farm with a great view of the sea to the west. Grødaland is a farm museum today.

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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.