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Stavanger: City Walking Tour

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Follow a local guide on a walking tour through Stavanger as they share their love for the city with you. Discover Stavanger’s many hidden gems and impressive sights including the Cathedral and Valberg Tower. Get in touch with the real feel of the city.
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Duration: 1 hour
Starting time 11:00 AM
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  • Be charmed by the old town, cobblestone streets, and small wooden houses
  • Admire the Cathedral forming an impressive backdrop to the city
  • Get to know the well-known writer, Alexander Kielland
  • Take in the impressive view from outside Valberg Tower
  • Visit the charming Colorful Street, known as Stavanger's 'Notting Hill
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Join a local city expert on a guided sightseeing walking tour in Stavanger as you discover fascinating stories that will submerge you into the city's diverse history. Meet your handpicked guide in the city center and set off with them to explore this beautiful city on foot.

First, start in the city's Old Town, and be charmed by the cobblestone streets and small wooden houses. Stroll through to the market square to the head of the harbor bay where the 12th-century Stavanger Cathedral forms an impressive backdrop. Get to know some of the city’s main icons and personalities and their influence on today’s living standards.

Then, admire the statue of the former mayor and well-known writer, Alexander Kielland, and learn about his life and work. Finally, follow a pedestrian street which leads you to Valberg Tower, situated on a small hill. Take in the incredible views from here, overlooking the central part of the city and harbor.
  • Licensed, local guide
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance to the Cathedral
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Outside the Tourist Information, Strandkaien 61, 4005 Stavanger, Norway. Your guide will be wearing a red vest.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Walking distance: 2-3km
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
• Please note this tour will not enter inside the Stavanger Cathedral as it is closed from 2020-2023