Edge of Norway™ - the Stavanger region is a treasure trove waiting to be discovered, a land of endless possibilities just waiting for you.
A city break where art comes alive
Imagine immersing yourself in the vibrant streets of Stavanger on a city break, where art comes alive on every corner, and where the Stavanger Art Museum beckons with its inspiring collections. Let your taste buds dance with delight as you savour the culinary delights of some of Norway's finest restaurants.
Explore museums, history and a surprising burst of colours
For those with a thirst for knowledge, museums catering to all ages await your exploration, ensuring everyone in your family finds inspiration. Wander the charming cobblestone streets of Old Stavanger, where history whispers through every nook and cranny. Marvel at the grandeur of the Stavanger Cathedral, a symbol of centuries of cultural richness.
And then there's Fargegaten, the Street of Colours, a lively burst of creativity that will transport you to a world of hues and artistry. All of this splendour is just a stone's throw away from the tranquil, emerald islands of Finnøy and Rennesøy, each offering a unique piece of paradise. The ocean gem, Kvitsøy, is also easily accessible from Stavanger.
Venture into the heart of the fjords
But our journey doesn't end there. Embark southward, and you'll find yourself in the heart of the fjords, where Sandnes invites you to witness the awe-inspiring Kjerag boulder, a natural wonder that's a symbol of Norway's rugged beauty.
As you travel further south along the enchanting Jæren beaches, you'll be captivated by the ever-changing light that has intrigued artists for generations. The landscape unfolds like a tapestry of dreams, with majestic mountains, cascading waterfalls, and serene fjords that will stir your soul.
For the adventurers at heart, the Magma UNESCO Global Geopark reveals lunar landscapes, where you can explore the earth's geological history. And for those seeking a winter wonderland, Sirdal awaits, ready to embrace you in a snowy embrace.
The Stavanger region is a world of contrasts, a symphony of natural beauty, and a boundless source of inspiration. It has it all, and it's waiting for you to explore and be fascinated.
Crazy Combo on the Edge of Norway
Jæren originally signifies edge. Combined with the several spectacular landscapes and natural phenomena in this region; the name Edge of Norway is a fitting match. Find your crazy combo here! Welcome to the Edge of Norway™!