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Forsand Destination Guide

Discover Forsand in Norway

Forsand in the region of Rogaland is a town located in Norway - some 177 mi or ( 286 km ) South-West of Oslo , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Forsand

Local time in Forsand is now 08:33 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Oslo " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Esbjerg, Aalborg, Volstad, Stavanger, and Mirza Rafi Sauda. When in this area, you might want to check out Esbjerg . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Forsand ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Preikestolen (Pulpit Rock ) Lysefjord Stavanger Norway

4:55 min by sigbjorna
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The Pulpit Rock (Preikestolen) is no doubt the best known tourist attraction and has been a magnet for tourists for over 150 years. The characteristic mountain shelf 604 metres (1980ft) over Lysefjord ..

Preikestolen - The Pulpit Rock, Norway

0:31 min by vikingskipdotcom
Views: 34147 Rating: 4.69

The rock formation "Prekestolen" in Lysefjorden in Norway. The rock raises 600 vertical meters above the fjord. When wil the whole thing fall down? Note the crack across the plateau.. I have some stil ..

Beautiful Norway part 1 - Norwegia część 1

5:45 min by MAriosilverfish
Views: 27864 Rating: 4.93


Lauvvik, Rogaland, Norway

1:26 min by emarcoX
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Lauvvik, Rogaland, Norway, ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Oanes is a village in Forsand, Norway, at the intersection between Lysefjorden and Høgsfjorden. It has a ferry quay for the Lauvvik–Oanes Ferry.

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Located at 58.91 6.07 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Ferry quays in Rogaland, Forsand, Villages in Rogaland

Lysefjord Bridge

The Lysefjord Bridge is a suspension bridge in Rogaland, Norway. Construction of the bridge began in 1995 and was finished in 1997. It has a main span of 446 meters and the depth of the deck is 2.7 meters. The supporting towers are 102 meters tall, and are made of reinforced concrete.

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Located at 58.92 6.10 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: 1997 establishments in Norway, Bridges completed in 1997, Bridges in Rogaland, Suspension bridges in Norway


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Located at 58.90 6.03 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Fjords of Rogaland, Former municipalities of Norway, Forsand


Frafjorden is a fjord in the municipalities Gjesdal and Forsand in Rogaland, Norway, a branch of the fjord Høgsfjorden. The fjord has steep sides and a length of about 6 kilometers. At the bottom of the fjord is the village Frafjord and the farming valley Frafjorddalen.

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Located at 58.85 6.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Fjords of Rogaland, Gjesdal


Dirdal is the name of valley and a village in Gjesdal municipality in the county of Rogaland, Norway. The valley has around 400 inhabatians, 248 of which live in the main village of Gilja. Dirdal was the scene of fierce fighting between Norwegian and German soldiers during Nazi Germany's assault on Norway in April 1940.

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Located at 58.83 6.18 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Villages in Rogaland

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Forsand