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  • With your own boat

    Arendal Transportation

    There is a very nice guest harbour centrally located in Arendal. Fees: NOK 200 / 250, penalty NOK 500.At the reception area there are showers and toilets, beach and a restaurant which once in a while arranges a dance.

  • Clarion Collection Tyholmen

    Arendal Hotels

    We spend a couple of very comfortable nights in June when it rained constantly! Staff were great -...

  • Disappointing

    Arendal Restaurants

    I´ve eaten at this restaurant on a couple of occasions, with colleagues (it was them who picked the restaurant). Was very disappointed by the dish I ordered. It was Fettuccini Diana, a chicken pasta with a slightly spicy cream sauce. The fettuccini were split in two! It seems they split the pasta, in two or three, before boiling it! A true sin!Have...



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  • Bus and train

    Nelaug Transportation

    Nelaug is heavy trafficated ;-) The Sørland Railway Line between Stavanger / Kristiansand and Oslo stops here, and there is a local line from Nelaug to Arendal.There are two bus lines: To / from Tvedestrand and a line between Arendal and Vrådal with a connection to Seljord.Nelaug Station opened in 1935, and is situated 281,41 from Oslo, 141,1...

  • Hiking, fishing and more

    Nelaug Things to Do

    The area around Nelaug is very nice for walking / hiking / fishing / bathing / camping / canoeing / biking. But there is no campsite here, find your own spot, for instance the islands in Nelaugvannet (Nidelva).NB. You have to pay a tax for fishing, ask at the railway station, or check the linked site (Norwegian)

  • Biking

    Nelaug Things to Do

    Nelaug is a good starting / ending / stopping point for bicycling:- There is a marked trail to Arendal, with almost no motorized traffic, and mostly downhill. - In the area between Nelaug and Vegårshei there are several smaller roads, and from Vegårshei you can continue to Gjerstad and Brøsjø, or go down to Risør on the coast.- From Nelaug it is 23...



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  • Pick Crabs by hand

    Lillesand Things to Do

    The locals have a long tradition fishing for crabs by hand. What they do is go out on the rocks at night with a torch and look for crabs in the seaweed in the waterline. This is definitely not something you should attempt on your own, you need to find someone who knows how to do it and how is willing to let you in on the secrets, of not you risk...

  • Lillesand Hotel Norge

    Lillesand Hotels

    Strandgt 3, Lillesand, Kristiansand, Vest-Agder, 4790, Norway

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Brekkestø

    Lillesand Off The Beaten Path

    Brekkestø is an old village, which used to have pulsating trading pier. Beautifully located in Blindleia between Lillesand and Kristiansand. You can get here by car, but I recommend going by boat if you can, that way you will get to see all the magnificent places on the way there ;)If you are a bit intimidated by maneuvering your own boat or a...


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