Skare Destination Guide
Delve into Skare in Norway!
Skare in the region of Hordaland is a city in Norway - some 144 mi (or 231 km) West of Oslo, the country's capital.
Current time in Skare is now 02:26 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Oslo" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Aarhus, Aalborg, Vasstun, Trondheim, Tokheim or Ålesund. While being here, make sure to check out Utsikten, Tveit, Steinaberg, Solfonn, Skare and Gjosendal as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
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Låtefoss - Odda - Hardanger
Autumnal view of the famous double-stream waterfall near Odda (15km to the south). Well known tourist attraction in the area. Låtefoss is 140 meter high
How to grind on skis
This is my vid about how to grind on ski/alpint/carving/ (twintip)
Norwegian waterfalls Tjødnadalsfossen and Låtefossen
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Interesting facts about this location
The glacier Buarbreen in is an offshoot of the Folgefonna glacier. It lies in Odda municipality of Hordaland county in Norway.
Located at 59.93, 6.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Røldal is a former municipality in Hordaland county, Norway. The parish of Suldal had to be divided into two formannskapsdistrikt from 1 January 1838 because the main part of the parish belonged to the county of Rogaland, while the annex Røldal belonged to the county of Hordaland. Røldal was merged with Odda on 1 January 1964. The village lies on the route between the traditional Vest- and Austlandet, at the borders between the counties of Hordaland, Rogaland and Telemark.
Located at 59.93, 6.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Folgefonna National Park
Folgefonna National Park has an area of 545.2 km². It spans the municipalities of Jondal, Kvinnherad, Etne, Odda and Ullensvang. The national park was opened by Queen Sonja on 14 May 2005. Folgefonna is a collective term for three glaciers in the park, of which the southern one is Norway's third largest glacier.
Located at 59.93, 6.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
The Folgefonna Tunnel is a 11,150 meters long road tunnel which connects Eitrheim and the head of Sørfjorden in Odda to the head of Maurangsfjorden in Kvinnherad, Norway, running under Folgefonna. The tunnel opened in 2001 and is Norway's third longest road tunnel. It reduced travel time from four hours to ten minutes on the section. It is part of National Road 551. In year 2012 a extension was built, the 10,4 km long Jondal Tunnel.
Located at 59.93, 6.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tyssestrengene falls are waterfalls near Odda, Norway fed by the Tysso River. The total drop is 646 metres, while the tallest single drop is 312 metres . Unfortunately, following their incorporation in the Norwegian Hydroelectric Power Authority, their water flow is diminished to such a point that only after heavy snow melts is there any flow of substance. However, they are amongst the highest waterfalls in the world and, according to Statistics Norway, the tallest single drop in Norway.
Located at 59.93, 6.6 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
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