Fjordline MS Stavangerfjord and MS Bergensfjord sailing from Bergen, stop by Stavanger and Hirtshals, before its arrival to Langesund. The trip from Bergen down the coast to Telemark is beautiful.The new ships MS Stavangerfjord and MS Bergensfjord is sailing from Bergen along the coast to Langesund in Telemark.
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Langesund is one of the coastal towns of Grenland ( Skien,Porsgrunn, Bamble and Siljan) with beautiful coastline. You can hike and cycle along the coastal path. Nice scenery as leafy forests, sheer mountain faces and nice viewpoints.
Upon arrival at Langesund short distances to the two major cities in Telemark, Skien and Porsgrunn. In Skien starts the Telemark Canal and the first 2 locks is located in Skien. Here are the childhood home of Henrik Ibsen, Brekkeparken with its beautiful flowers flora and Søndre Brekke mansion. Spend a few days in Grenland and use this as a starting point for day visits to the rest of Telemark.
Welcome to Telemark and Grenland!
Learn more about the natural history of our planet.
Borgestad Church at Borgestad in Skien was consecrated of 24 May 1907.
Teater Ibsen is a touring company (in the counties of Telemark and Vestfold) and stages…
Christian burial grounds, cooking pits and "witches graves".
Church ruins after the mighty Dagsætten (ancestry) in Skien. From the 1100s.
Spriten Kunsthall is located on Klosterøya, a few minutes walk from the center of Skien.
The sculpture Rat Virgin is located near by Skien centre, at Bakkestranda.
Skien sluse is the first lock in the Telemark Canal, with connection between Skienselva…
The log driver monument on Smieøya.
New, modern fish ladder in down town of Skien.
Welcome to the world's most beautiful channel, The Telemark Canal!
Snipetorp is Skien's oldest residential after the city fires in 1854 and 1886.
Brekkeparken in Skien municipality is part of the Telemark Museum.
In this building, in the corner room on the 2nd floor, Henrik Ibsen was born.
Brekkeparken is one lovely place to visit, beautiful garden and great views of the town…
Ibsenhuset is named after Skien's famous son, Henrik Ibsen.