Hamningberg: The Rocky Road to the End of Europe

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    31 Oct 2018
    Clock 70min      Length27mi
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    Tourdescription About the audio tour

    Join me on a drive through the awe-inspiring arctic landscape in the northeast of Norway. From the modern city of Vardø, along the rocky, scenic road by the coastline of the Barents Sea, to the abandoned fishing village of Hamningberg.
    You'll hear about the stories of the past, and discover the flora and fauna of the present. It will be a drive to remember!

    Majorlandmarks Major Landmarks

    The fishing village of Hamningberg, the many beautiful beaches and fjords along the way

    Startingpoint Directions to starting point

    The tour begins in front of the church in the center of Vardø.

    Tips Tips

    Places to stop along the way:

    Beaches, The stone chapel at Smelror, Partisan memorial monument by Segelkollen, Colin Archer Monument and Hamningberg.

    Best time to walk:

    You can do this trip all day, between May - October. However, why not try it late at night, in the period of the midnite sun.

    Precautions:

    The road is good, but there is only one lane, so please drive carefully.

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