Things to see and do - Stavanger
Stavanger Travel guide
Stavanger : Michelin's recommendations
The fourth largest city in Norway is set in typical west coast scenery: on a peninsula jutting out into the North Sea along an indented coastline protected by a string of islands. Formerly a farming and fishing village, Stavanger is today a centre for every branch of the petroleum industry and service sector. Its old quarter has nevertheless preserved all its charm, with an old port and 12C cathedral.
Tourist attractions Stavanger : Things to see and do
Domkirkeplassen N - 4008 Stavanger
This 12C monument illustrating Romanesque and Gothic styles has two square towers, an imposing façade and a huge porch. Thanks to restoration work in the 20C, it regained its medieval look. Inside, the simplicity of the nave contrasts with the orname..
N - 4001 Stavanger
The old town was built in tiers on a slope to the west of the old port at the end of the 18C when Stavanger's sardine industry was flourishing. 170 houses dating from the 18C and 19C have been restored. The narrow cobbled streets lit by old-fashioned..
Madlaveien 7 N - 4008 Stavanger
Prix Prices from : 490 NOK
This hotel is about 5 minutes’ walk from Stavanger Train and Bus Station. The shuttle bus for Stavanger-Sola Airport stops 100 metres away. The hotel offers free WiFi and rooms with a fridge and a satellite TV. The pedestrian shopping street, Kirke..
Olav V's Street 3 N - 4002 Stavanger
Offering fjord, city and mountain views from the free top-floor gym and sauna, the eco-friendly Radisson Blu Atlantic is 3 minutes’ walk from Stavanger Central Station. WiFi is also free. Stavanger Old Town is 250 metres away. The maritime-style roo..
Loekkeveien 26 N - 4002 Stavanger
This hotel is in the heart of Stavanger, 5 minutes’ walk from Central Station and a 15-minute drive from the airport. Guest can enjoy free access to the hotel's fitness centre, including a swimming pool, hot tub and sauna. All rooms include a tea and..
Breitorget 6 N - 4006 Stavanger
An appealing timber house in the quaint streets of the old town; the elegant restaurant has just 7 tables and an open kitchen at its centre. The experienced chef-owner offers a lengthy set menu of up to 20 courses which are a modern take on classic F..
Nedre Strandgate 25 N - 4001 Stavanger
Pleasantly located by the quayside, this smart restaurant is dominated by its open kitchen. The 3 course set menu offers a subtle modern interpretation of classic cooking and dishes are founded on good ingredients and techniques.