Last update March 2019. Weekend trip

A weekend in a lighthouse far out in the Oslo fjord

Two days out there in the fjord, enjoying the solitude of a private island, in a cosy lighthouse, watching cruise ships and hundreds of birds sailing by



sdfsdfthe white one next to the bridge and down by the riv

Staying overnight in lighthouses


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Distance from Oslo

  • 320 km / 4 hours by car from Oslo to Kristiansand, 260 km / 4 hours from Kristiansand to Stavanger


Our trip

  • Oslo - Kragerø - Kristiansand - Nordsjøvegen - Stavanger plus a day to Haugesund

  • Check the road conditions when driving over the mountain range, they can be closed pretty long in the year


Overnight stay we can recommend

  • Sogndalstrand Kulturhotell


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  • Enjoying the idyll of Skudeneshavn

  • The beaches between Egersund and Stavanger

  • The marvellous houses along the river in Sogndalsstrand


Our personal extra tip

  • Visit both the "World smallest cafe" and Johannes cafe (20m apart) in Skundeneshavn. In the latter, try the freshly baked waffles and get entertained by Johannes´stories


Points of interest close by:

  • From Stavanger you can start to nice trips into the Lysefjord


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