Welcome to Haugesund and
We hope you find the time to
enjoy one or more of our
sightseeing offers Sunday 3. or
Monday 4. April. All tours are
free of charge.
Enjoy your stay in Haugesund
and have an eventful
Norwegian Travel Workshop.
SIGHTSEEING TIMES SUNDAY 3. and MONDAY 4. APRIL
Destination Haugesund &
Hotel inspection: 17:30
Film screening: 16:30 – 17:30 – 18:30 – 19:30 – 20:30
Harbour trip: 11:00 – 13:00 – 15:00
Hotel inspection: 11:00
Film Screening: 11:00 – 12:00 – 13:00 – 14:00 – 15:00
Veteran bus: 12:00 – 13:00 – 14:00 – 15:00
Town hall: 13:00 – 14:00
Guided tour to Rica Maritim Hotel, Clarion Collection Amanda Hotel, Scandic Haugesund and Rica Saga Hotel.
All situated in Haugesund town centre, in walking distance from each other. Guide is Sales and Marketing
Manager Elin Skeie at Destination Haugesund & Haugalandet.
Meeting point: Reception at Rica Maritim Hotel. Sunday 17:30, Monday 11:00.
Duration: 1,5 hours
Panorama film of Haugalandet (P): Experience nature, activities and tourist attractions on a 3-screen super
videograph in “Little Maritim” next to Rica Maritim Hotel. Duration 25 minutes.
A Kingdom is born (K): Documentary about the history at Avaldsnes, Norway’s birthplace. Screening in “Little
Maritim” next to Rica Maritim Hotel. Duration: 25 minutes.
Sunday: 16:30 (P) - 17:30 (K) - 18:30 (P) - 19:30 (K) - 20:30 (P)
Monday: 11:00 (K) - 12:00 (P) - 13:00 (K) - 14:00 (P) - 15:00 (K)
Enjoy the fresh, salty air and see Haugesund from the sea. Board the sail ship Johanne Karine next to Rica
Maritim Hotel. Duration of harbor trip: 1 hour.
Starting times Monday: 11:00 - 13:00 - 15:00
Charming sightseeing tour in a veteran bus around Haugesund. Meeting point: East of Rica Maritim Hotel
(the street “Strandgata”). Duration: 1 hour.
Starting times Monday: 12:00 - 13:00 - 14:00 - 15:00
Experience Homeland of the Viking Kings, Norway’s birthplace, where it all started. A bus will take you to
Avaldsnes where a guide will take you to the Viking farm, the Middle Age church and Nordvegen History
Centre. Duration: 2,5 – 3 hours. Meeting point: East of Rica Maritim Hotel (the street “Strandgata”)
Starting time Monday: 12:00
Haugesund Town Hall was elected the most beautiful in Norway, and is the only pink town hall in the country.
The building is from the neoclassical period, and a guide will take you on a tour inside. Duration: 30 minutes.
Meeting point: Town Hall, main entrance. (300 metres from Rica Maritim Hotel)