Gjesdal is situated 190 miles (306 kilometers) southwest of Oslo, the national capital, and 16 miles (26 kilometers) southeast of Stavanger.
Rogaland is dotted with fabulous attractions, from tourist hotspots to quiet, secret places that are waiting just for you. While in the region, visit the Science Factory and Kvadrat Shopping Center in Sandnes, roughly 10 miles (16 kilometers) to the southeast of Gjesdal.
About 16 miles (26 kilometers) to the northwest of Gjesdal is Stavanger, a regional center which is home to Lysefjord Bridge, Viking Stadium and Rogaland Art Museum. Stavanger has much of interest for travelers keen to spend a little time here. Stavanger Cathedral, University of Stavanger and Kjeragbolten are other places sure to delight.
If the weather makes you want to head indoors, plan a trip to Rogaland 's history museums and art museums. To truly understand the present, it's good to understand the past. Rogaland 's fascinating fortresses are a great starting point.
Why don't you try winter activities here? Skiing is an idea. So is snowboarding. The area around Gjesdal offers loads of excellent ways to enjoy its unique landscapes. So why not join in with one of the many hiking or mountain biking experiences on offer.
At the end of your stay in Gjesdal, pack up your camera and mementos, spend your last of your Norwegian kroner on last-minute souvenirs, and bid a fond Ha det bra (farewell) to this unique part of the world.