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Sola beach

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4097 Sola

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Sunset at Solastranden

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Road Directions

Access: By car: the beach is only 2 kilometres from Stavanger International Airport and around 15 kilometres from Stavanger and Sandnes.

Public Transport Directions

By bus: From Stavanger Flybussen (airport bus) From Sandnes bus number 42. Note! Nearest bus stop is 1,5 kilometres from the beach. Walking distance around 20 minutes. kolumbus.no for time tables, or Kolumbus travel planner. 

Facilities

Camping and cottage

  • sanitary facilities

General facilities

  • kiosk

Nature and terrain

  • landscape protectedn area

What's Nearby

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  2. Sola ruinkyrkje (ruin church)

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  3. Domsteinene

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  1. The Museum of Aviation History

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  2. The burial mounds at Rege

    At Rege, Sola, there were seven burial mounds from the Bronze Age (1800 -500 BC). Three…

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  3. The stone crosses at Tjora

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  5. Hafrsfjord

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  6. Coastal Collections in Tananger

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  9. Øglændsparken

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Sola Strand Hotel, SolaSola Strand Hotel is idyllically located by the dunes on Solastranden beach, just outside of Stavanger. The hotel offers 135 hotel rooms, modern conference centre, a renowned kitchen, first-class restaurant, unique function rooms and Sola Strand Spa.

HellestøstrandenHellestø/Byberg/Skarasanden beaches, SolaIn this area there are several breathtaking beaches with possibility for both swimming and hiking. The annual kite festival is held at the Skarasanden with thousands of attendants, both kids and adults

Summer day at ØlbergØlberg beach, SolaØlberstranden is a great little sandy beach where it is nice to swim and sunbathe in the summer and great to hike the rest of the year. Some claim that you can get the very best soft ice cream in the Stavanger area here.

Ræge beach, SolaRægestranden beach is a nice little beach next to Sola beach, and is often more quiet than Sola beach. Nice hiking areas surrounded by rocky shores and cliffs. Also a 300-meter long sandy beach.

Sola medieval churchSola hike (Solaturen), SolaA nice and easy hike in the historic Sola. Highlights are Sola ruinkirke, monuments and war memorials in a beautiful natural landscape.

VigdelVigdel beach, SolaVigdelstranden beach is ideal for families with small children as it's a shallow beach. Photographers also like to visit the area, as it is varied in terms of landscape; a nice blend of flat and rocky terrain.

Walk along the harbour, Sola

Erling Skjalgsson monument, SolaErling Skjalgsson monument is sited near the Ruinkirken. The monument was erected in memory of Erling Skjalgsson (975-1028), Solas most famous 'son'.

Sola ruinkyrkjeSola ruinkyrkje (ruin church), SolaSola ruinkyrkje is a rebuilt medieval church. The church was until the 19th century an important sailing mark for the Jæren coastline.

The museum is located in an authentic German hangar.The Museum of Aviation History, SolaFlyhistorisk Museum Sola, the aviation museum, is located next to Stavanger airport, Sola. The museum displays an impressive range of aeroplanes, helicopters and other objects related to aviation.

YtrabergetYtraberget at Hafrsfjord, SolaRuins of a fortress. The fortress is mentioned in Snorre's saga literature, assumably, the Viking king Kjotve the rich sought refuge there after losing the battle against Harald Fairhair at Hafrsfjord.

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.