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Daytrips in Sauda

Explore Sauda from the bicycle seat

Looking for an active day in Sauda? Rent e-bikes from Sauda skisenter before exploring Sauda. From the bicycle seat, you'll experience beautiful nature, and you can add several stops along the way. We've created a route that includes several enjoyable activities. Remember to take a break in the town center, which offers a good selection of shops and cafés.

Sauda municipality


4 hours


Bike rental at Sauda Ski Centre

Sauda ski centre rents out six electric bikes. The ski centre is located in Svandalen, about 8 km from the centre of Sauda in Ryfylke.

© Sauda skisenter

Svandalsfossen falls in Sauda

As you drive The Norwegian Scenic Route Ryfylke, Fv. 520 and Rv. 13, you pass the impressive Svandalsfossen waterfall just before you reach Saudasjøen.

© Per Inge Fjellheim

Sauda Golf

Sauda golfcourse is located in pastoral surroundings in Saudasjøen, a five minute drive from Sauda town centre. In this area you can also go for a hike around Rødstjødna mountain lake and enjoy Norwegian baked goods at Anna’s Kafe (only open on Sundays). At Sauda golfclub you are surrounded by wild nature and beautiful mountains. The golf course has a driving range by Rødstjødna mountain lake; here you can hit the balls straight into the lake as they use special balls that float. The exciting driving range can be used without a club membership, but to play on the golf course you need to be a member of a golf club. Sauda is blessed with heavy snowfall in winter and the golf course is only open in the summer/early fall season. Parking for the golf course is free.


Industrial Workers Museum and Åbøbyen in Sauda (Ryfylkemuseet)

Åbøbyen in Sauda in Ryfylke, is one of the best-preserved residential areas for industrial and office workers built during the establishment of energy-intensive industry in Norway.

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