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Sorvag Destination Guide

Delve into Sorvag in Norway!

Sorvag in the region of Rogaland is located in Norway - some 190 mi (or 305 km) West of Oslo, the country's capital.

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Current time in Sorvag is now 01:36 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: Esbjerg, Tysvær, Sveio, Stavanger, Mirza Rafi Sauda or Vormedal. While being here, make sure to check out Vag, Stakkastad, Spanne, Sorvag, Slattevik and Aksdal as well. We discovered 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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Dragon Harald Fairhair (Viking Longship)

03:46 min ( July 12, 2012 by Vidar Solaas)
Views: 2,474 - Rating: 5/5

World's largest Viking longship, sailing past Avaldsnes. THIS VIDEO IS NOW AVAILABLE WORLD-WIDE AGAIN

Partial solar eclipse 2008 in Norway

04:37 min ( March 29, 2009 by Augvald)
Views: 875 - Rating: 5/5

Partial solar eclipse filmed at the St. Olav's Church at Avaldsnes, on the west coast of Norway. Music by: London Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Sven Bengtson. Composer: Edvard Grieg ...

Norway in HD Podcast

00:29 min ( January 24, 2009 by Paul Bergquist)
Views: 2,990 - Rating: 4.8/5

Crystal clear HD video podcast of Norwegian Fjords and other beautiful places in the Kingdom of Norway

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06:36 min ( June 16, 2011 by Metamon7)
Views: 1,179 - Rating: 2.71429/5

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Interesting facts about this location


Aksdal is the administrative centre of Tysvær municipality, Norway. Its population (2005) is 1,077.

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Located at 59.39, 5.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Tysvær, Villages in Rogaland


Karmsund is a strait dividing Karmøy and Haugesund municipalities in western Norway. The Karmsund Bridge linking Karmøy to the mainland was completed in 1955. Near the Norsk Hydro Factory three powerlines cross Karmsund on 143 metres tall electricity pylons, which are the tallest in Norway. The eddic poem Grímnismál says that Thor, the weather god, wades the straits at Karmsund every morning on his way to Yggdrasil, the tree of life.

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Located at 59.39, 5.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Rogaland, Straits of Norway


Vormedal is a village south of Haugesund, Rogaland, Norway. It is a part of Karmøy municipality. Population: 2774 inhabitants by the 1. of January 2009http://www. karmoy. kommune. no/om-kommunen/demografi

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Located at 59.39, 5.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Villages in Rogaland

Church of Avaldsnes

Avaldsnes kirke The medieval church at Avaldsnes – Dimensions: 47 m x 13.5 m – Architect: Unknown, medieval – Style: Gothic, related to a type common in Bergen – Method: Wall, soapstone around parts of the interior – Material: Stone, wooden roof – Portal: The one in the south is most richly ornamented, medieval capltal and dogtooth as are common in the Bergensgothic – Year: Second part of 13th century, finished in 1320 History 1830: Tower dismantled 1840: Reconstruction work 1920: Reconstruction work 1923: Tower reconstructed Architecture Dedication: Saint Olav Floor plan: Single nave Quire: 11.5 m x 9.5 m Interior Altar: Eivind Moestue, around 1920 Font: Eivind Moestue, 1929 Baptismal Basin: from 1500-1600 Pulpit: Eivind Moestue, around 1920 Misc Rune stone: «Jomfru Marias synål», if it touches the wall it is the end of the world Stained glass: Bernhard Greve 1950 Burial ground: Behind the church St.

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Located at 59.39, 5.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Churches in Rogaland


Kopervik is the largest city on the island of Karmøy in the county of Rogaland, Norway and is the administrative centre of the municipality of Karmøy. The City of Kopervik has 8,192 inhabitants whilst the municipality as a whole has around 40 000 inhabitants. It is part of the traditional district of Haugaland.

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Located at 59.39, 5.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Cities and towns in Norway, Former municipalities of Norway, Karmøy, Populated places in Rogaland