Avaldsnes Tourism

Avaldsnes is a village in Karmøy municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. The village is located on the northeastern part of the island of Karmøy, along the Karmsundet strait, just south of the town of Haugesund. The village was an ancient centre of power on the west coast of Norway and is the site of one of Norway’s more important areas of cultural history. The trading port of Notow and the Avaldsnes Church are two notable historic sites in Avaldsnes. The village was the administrative centre of the old municipality of Avaldsnes which existed from 1838 until 1965. The 2.74-square-kilometre (680-acre) village has a population (2014) of 2,958; giving the village a population density of 1,080 inhabitants per square kilometre (2,800/sq mi).


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Avaldsnes in Norway. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Avaldsnes like a local. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Bergen, Norway. Take a short trip from Avaldsnes and set some time aside to explore the Bergen. Dotted with places like Old Stavanger, Lysefjord, Norwegian Petroleum Museum; it will definitely be a good idea. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Bergen Airport. Tour packages of Avaldsnes are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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