Oslo, which is the national capital, is located 190 miles (306 kilometers) east of Avaldsnes, while Stavanger is 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast.
Avaldsnes isn't the only spot in this popular region worth seeing; visitors with plenty of time can also set out to see the charms of the nearby landscapes, cities and towns. Mosteroy, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northwest, and Rennesoy, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northwest of Avaldsnes are worth visiting if you're keen to explore this region further.
Stavanger is 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Avaldsnes. This center offers a wide range of attractions, including Rogaland Art Museum, Kjeragbolten and Stavanger Cathedral. University of Stavanger, Viking Stadium and Lysefjord Bridge are some more attractions that should be included on every traveler's itinerary.
Sample a little local culture under the bright blue sky at Rogaland 's fascinating open-air exhibits, open-air museums and farms. History lovers will enjoy exploring the region's fortresses, war relics and monuments and old towns.
If the sun is shining while you are here, try some of the local water activities. Boating and fishing are both popular here. A fun way to experience the unique natural environment in the area around Avaldsnes is to sign up for a mountain biking or mountain climbing tour.
When it's time to leave this special place, say a fond Ha det bra (farewell) to the people you've enjoyed getting to know and the places you've seen.