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Valestrandsfossen Destination Guide

Delve into Valestrandsfossen in Norway

Valestrandsfossen in the region of Hordaland is a city in Norway - some 187 mi or ( 301 km ) West of Oslo , the country's capital .

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Current time in Valestrandsfossen is now 07:01 PM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Oslo " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Ytre Arna, Valestrandsfossen, Stavanger, Mirza Rafi Sauda, and Runnhovda. While being here, make sure to check out Ytre Arna . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Valestrandsfossen ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.



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Video from the Woodturning Cruise in 2008. ..

Chainsaw Carving Ole Bull, by Arne Askeland

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Artist Arn (Arne Askeland) carves the legendary violinist Ole Bull in full size. The sculpture is carved from one log of wood using a chainsaw. For more information about Arn and his work, see www.mot ..

Flam Fjord

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Visit of Fjord, Simply amazing nature ..

viaggio in norvegia giugno 2010

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viaggio in norvegia, da oslo a bergen passando per flam, e con il postale da bergen a trondhiem attraveso i fiordi ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Valestrand is a former municipality in Hordaland County, Norway. It was created by a split from Stord on May 15, 1868. At that time Valestrand had a population of 900. On 1 January 1870 a district of Moster with its 247 inhabitants was moved to Valestrand. On 1 January 1964 Valestrand became a part of Sveio municipality. The village Valestrand is presently located in northern Sveio.

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Located at 60.50 5.43 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Former municipalities of Norway, Villages in Hordaland


Valestrandfossen or Valestrandsfossen is a settlement on the island municipality of Osterøy, Hordaland, Norway. Valestrandfossen is the largest settlement on the island. It is located by the Sørfjorden fjord and is connected by the ferry MF Ole Bull to Åsane in Bergen on the other side of the fjord. The Valestrandfossen urban settlement, as defined by Statistics Norway, had a population of 1,012 on January 1, 2008. The famous Norwegian violinist and composer Ole Bull had his summer house here.

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Located at 60.51 5.42 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Osterøy, Villages in Hordaland

Bergen og omland

Bergen og omland is a region in Hordaland county, Norway. It consists of the districts Midthordland and Nordhordland. The center is the city of Bergen.

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Located at 60.49 5.47 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Geography of Bergen, Geography of Hordaland


Breistein is a village in Bergen municipality, Norway. Its population in 1999 was 632, but since 2001 it is considered a part of the urban area Hylkje.

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Located at 60.48 5.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Villages in Hordaland

Bergen Prison

Bergen Prison is located in the Bergen kommune in Hordaland and is placed under the west Criminal Care department. The prison was opened in 1990 and has a capacity of 279 inmates. Women and men serve together in Bergen prison, and there have been repeated revelations about female inmates prostituting themselves in exchange for drugs.

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Located at 60.50 5.37 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: 1990 establishments in Norway, Buildings and structures in Hordaland, Prisons in Norway