Møllebukta, Sword in Rock
This trip start form Stavanger trainstation. Participants meet the guide outside PAA HJUL at 9 AM, and will get bikes and helmets.
From the Stavanger city center we heading beatiful Moswater lake. Along the water, you will experience abundant bird life and very nice surroundings.
When arriving Three sword, Møllebukta bay, we will spend plenty of time walking around taking photos. You will probably see a lot of birds, also white swans and ducks.
We would recommend to bring some money for snacks at Is Paradice. They have tasty dishes, whether you want a burger or just a cake.
We continued our trip along the famous Hafrsfjord. It was here Harald Hårfagre fought a battle that united Norway into one kingdom in 872 AD.
We will leave the fjord just before the Hafrsfjord brigde and cross over to another lake, the very nice Stokkawater. The hiking trail around the water, 8 km, is very popular for runners, but also for those who just want to spend some time walking.
The last leg against Stavanger city center goes along nice building, also some famous, like Ledaal, the Norwegian Kings house in Stavanger.
And of course, the finish line will be Old Stavanger.
- Duration: 2 1/2 hours
- Clothes: Outdoor or sportsclothes
- Only Monday- Friday
- Bike and helmet
PRICE: 750 NOK,-
Must be booked two days before.
The battle in Hafsfjord
It was in Hafrsfjord that Harald Hårfagre fought a battle that united Norway into one kingdom in 872 AD. Exact year of the battle is unknown, but is generally considered to have taken place between 870 and 900.