Farsund is situated 70 miles (113 kilometers) southeast of Stavanger and about 190 miles (306 kilometers) southwest of Oslo, Norway's capital.
From perennial tourist favourites to secret places that are waiting just for you, Oslo - Southern Norway is wonderfully endowed with natural and cultural attractions. Should you be searching for more ways to enjoy the region, try the Havika Beach and Lista Lighthouse in the vicinity of Farsund, which lays less than 1 mile (1. 6 kilometers) to the south of Farsund.
When it's time to spread your wings, check out the nearest regional area. Kristiansand lays 45 miles (72 kilometers) away and features sights like Christiansholm Festning, Kristiansand Kanonmuseum and Kristiansand Zoo. University of Agder and Kristiansand Cathedral are just a few of the other interesting attractions on offer here.
Ask those who live in the area what they recommend seeing around Farsund, they'll often suggest Oslo - Southern Norway's ever-popular open-air exhibits, open-air museums and gardens. Spend the time to gain a deeper understanding of Oslo - Southern Norway by researching its history. A great way to start is by visiting the area's ruins.
Tap into the knowledge of the locals with your pick of cycling tours, culinary tours and city walking tours. The Farsund area is a good destination to get into the great outdoors and enjoy winter activities. When temperatures drop, hop into your snow gear and try snowboarding and skiing.
At the end of your adventure in Farsund, put the lens cap back on your camera, spend your last of your Norwegian kroner, and bid a fond Ha det bra (farewell) to this unique holiday spot.