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City break in Larvik. Active leisure ideas for Larvik - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Excellent conditions for outdoor activities and sports entertainment are created in Lavrik. In the outskirts of the city, there are many interesting natural attractions. In the warm season, tourists can entertain themselves by hiking and cycling. The most famous natural site is Bokeskugen - the northernmost forest in the world where beech trees grow. Many interesting trails are now laid across the territory of the picturesque forest. While walking, one can admire majestic trees, as well as watch animals and birds for which this beautiful forest has become home.
Larvik was founded in the 17th century, one of the oldest buildings preserved in the city is Herrgården estate. It was built in 1677 and belonged to a wealthy graph after whom it was named. … Open
In the summer, beaches are popular outing destination among Larvik guests. All of them are rocky so not best suitable for sunbathing and active games. However, there are a lot of beautiful places to walk near the coast, there are many interesting sights by the sea. Water is quite cold even in the height of summer but those who wish enjoy bathing anyway. On the coast, one can see many bizarre stone formations, which are haunted by many travelers wishing to take good pictures.
Foldvik Familypark is a popular theme park that can be visited by tourists with kids during the warmer months. It is made in the style of a farm and is located in one of the beautiful suburban areas. Here, children can learn how to take care of domestic animals, have fun in a haystack, as well as try out many rides and playgrounds. Besides, the park offers a small zoo with very cute tame animals, which are allowed to be fed and held in arms. This park is very popular with locals, you can relax here with comfort all day long. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
1. A ferry departs from Larvik port to the Danish town of Hirtshals every day. The latter is rich in historic attractions, such excursions are very popular with active tourists. 2. In the … Open
With older children, it would be interesting to explore Hoyt og Lavt Aktivitetspark. This rope town offers visitors dozens of attractions of various levels, including those suitable for adults. Here you can cross rope bridges, make a bungee jump and learn to walk a tightrope. Experienced instructors are always ready to help. The park is also situated in a very beautiful natural area, nearby there are places ideal for hiking and cycling.
Horse-riding enthusiasts should visit Damgarden Riding Center. This center keeps horses of elite breeds, its specialists are engaged in organizing equestrian tours and teach visitors the basics of horseback riding. Many travelers visit the center just as a tour to see the beautiful animals.
Larvik is a relatively small resort-city on the south of Norway. This is also a port on the west coast of Bohus Bay. The population of the city estimates approximately 40 thousands of … Open
In the summertime, nature enthusiasts must visit Kjærra Fossepark, which is often called the “Waterfall Park”. Several rapid rocky-bottomed rivers flow through its territory. Their flow forms large rapids in several locations. Picturesque waterfalls falling from such rapids usually reach their maximum grandeur in late spring. During a walk in this park, one can admire not only beautiful rivers but also rare plants, as well as watch the birds inhabiting these places.
On the outskirts of the city, there are several high-end golf centers providing their services in the summer. The most beautiful courses are located by the shore of Lake Farris, local golf centers are family-oriented. They have golf courses for various levels of complexity, sports equipment rentals, and specially equipped areas for rest and other active games.
You can organize a wonderful family vacation in Larvik. This city is simply created for active entertainment. In the warm season, the Foldvik Familypark is a favorite holiday destination for … Open
The picturesque lake Farris is one of the main natural landmarks of the region. In fact, it is a continuation of a fjord and only a dam built several centuries ago separates it from the sea. It is particularly remarkable that the water in this lake is fresh because it does not mix with the seawater. Now the shores of the lake are overgrown with beautiful parks and forests. Some areas are available for fishing and active recreation. In summer, one can go boating around the lake and admire the surrounding landscapes.
Kulturhuset Bølgen i Larvik Many travelers take trips to Farriskildene thermal springs, which are also in the immediate vicinity of Larvik. Water in these springs is rich in rare minerals and is recommended for drinking. Thanks to this natural value, Larvik has long received the status of a health resort. However, there is no need to go directly to the springs to try the healing mineral water. It is bottled and sold in all local stores, the healing water is not expensive at all.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Larvik and surroundings

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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Larvik
♥   National Park 'Færder' , 30.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Ytre Hvaler' , 46.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Kosterhavets nationalpark' , 64.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Larvik
♥   Amusement park 'Bø Sommarland' Bø, 67.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'TusenFryd' Oslo, 87.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Larvik
♥   Water park 'Bø Sommarland' Bø, Telemark, 67.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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City break ideas for neighbours of Larvik

Guide to your best city break in Larvik - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Larvik - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Larvik?' disappears immediately.
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