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Party time

We arrived Kristiansand late evening and started to look for some place to place our tents. We... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2014
Jarosław B
Warsaw, Poland
Great place for newcomers

This was one of the first places I went to in town when I moved to Kristiansand. It's a great place... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2014
Kristiansand, Vest-Agder, Norway
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Reviewed 25 December 2014

We arrived Kristiansand late evening and started to look for some place to place our tents. We found Odderoya, but unfortunately there was some kind of student party, so after short talk with drunken guys we've decided to leave the island.

1  Thank Jarosław B
Reviewed 16 November 2014

This was one of the first places I went to in town when I moved to Kristiansand. It's a great place for people new to the area to get in touch with the Norwegian value of closeness to nature. The trails are fun, scenic and...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2014

I have had the pleasure of visiting Odderøya for concerts, walking, fishing and just strolling out to the little cafe for coffee and cakes. If you find yourself in Kristiansand for a day or more, why not put on some good walking shoes and trek...More

Thank TheLittleViking
Reviewed 16 September 2014 via mobile

Awesome place for a sunny Sunday walk... With a snack/lunch in a top of a roc near the sea... Enjoying the sun for a few minutes hearing the sea against the rocky shore...

Thank Tiago A
Reviewed 26 July 2014

I hiked around the island of Odderøya on a day where the temperature exceeded 80°F (about 26°C). I don't necessarily recommend doing it in that much heat, but I do recommend Odderøya as a place of interest, it has great view of Kristiansand and the...More

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Thank Anna K
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Odderoya is the place to go if you want to go for walks, go swimming or just enjoy a nice day. My childhood haven!!!

Thank FavoritesOslo
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Nice, easy walk in the woods or/and around the coast. Some nice views. Good relax if you want to get out of the town.

Thank Canderylow
Reviewed 25 May 2014

My husband and I went hiking around here 3 times during our stay in Kristiansand and we still didnt see it all. There is so much to see and explore here, it really just depends on what you are in the mood for and how...More

2  Thank Rachel A
Reviewed 23 May 2014

One of the redeeming features of this town, along with the old timber houses in the town near to the cathedral - where they charge an entrance fee to a church! It's worth the 20/30 minute walk to escape the town and enjoy the nature...More

Thank ChristchurchMike
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Its just a Place you have to experience while visiting Kristiansand. You hav an enormous historical background and the beautifull sceeneric Wonders of nature. Perfect for anything from an 1 hour walk or an Whole day picnic. Its a dream

3  Thank Tor Steinar E
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