We are two people going over to Haugesund for five days (Thurs to Tues) and are looking for some ideas/suggestions for hiking/walking in the area. We have booked accommodation in the city but are willing to stay on route if we can figure out a multiple day hike. Would anyone be able to recommend any hikes (1-3 days) and be able to tell us if transport to hiking/walking areas is accessible?
one great hike is to the pulpit rock outside stavanger, take the bus to stavanger for a conection to preikestole (pulpit rock) maybe stay the night and do the hick in the morning or get up really early and do a day trip.
another is going to Etne mountain, a 45 min buss ride from haugesund
smaller hikes are possible in many direction from Haugesund
contact norwegian trekking assiciation http://www.turistforeningen.no/english/
mail: firstname.lastname@example.org (local branch)
it all depends on what you want to see, what your interests are and how far you want to hike.
tourist office : http://www.visithaugesund.no/en/
hiking : visithaugesund.no/en/Activit...
let me know if you need more excat information
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