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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Old city with typical Norwegian whitewashed wooden houses. Nice wander around in with nice views and quaint houses

Thank BertJac4
Reviewed 3 August 2018

The old city has whitewashed buildings from the past 3 centuries. All are well maintained and many have beautiful gardens. It's enjoyable to walk the residential streets to enjoy the varied architedture.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 3 August 2018

The cobblestone streets with 200 year old houses were a treat to explore. It was really helpful to an experienced guide lead us along as we learned so much.

Thank 512Dick
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

There’s not much to do here, except walk around and look; but it’s a nice place for a stroll. The houses are adorned with flowers and the residents must be very patient - I don’t know how I would feel about tourists (among them, hordes...More

1  Thank AvidSpartan
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a pleasant walk through this section of Stavanger. The wooden houses and colorful gardens were charming. It’s apparent that the residents are very proud of their historic neighborhood. A must while in Stavanger.

Thank sorrylaurie
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Walked through old Stavanger on a tour and learnt a lot about the history of the fires and the town. It is very nice to see the old building how they were before the fires.

Thank Lauren H
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

This splendid street is definitely worth a visit. You can easily find this street from the port of Stavanger without a guide. Probably not interesting enough for teenagers but I loved it! There are a few shops selling pottery and the like which adds to...More

1  Thank StephanieNorthLondon
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Be sure to take a walk here while you are in Stavanger. Really nice to see the 150-200 year old houses.

Thank Hege007
Reviewed 22 July 2018

i´m born in this fantastic town, and I'm pleased to see how new generation take care of old houses, garden and environment around, the result speaks for it selves. recommend a visit

1  Thank Gegis
Reviewed 22 July 2018

The old town of Stavanger is over the main harbor. All the small houses are very clean, maintained and in good conditions. The view with the old buildings and the different flowers is amazing.

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missmo52
20 June 2018|
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Response from lovetheunexpected | Reviewed this property |
Hi our ship docked alongside the old stavanger area so not very far. The paths are hilly with steps at the end so you will need to turn back & retrace your path I think. Not a problem because there is plenty to see. The... More
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FellowTraveler542655
3 April 2018|
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Response from Kristian N | Reviewed this property |
sorry for way to late reply haven't used the app for a while . I hope you found out that they have open .hope you enjoyed your stay
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Matt C
28 June 2017|
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Response from PaulS13108 | Reviewed this property |
Hallo Matt. Stavanger Old Town is in the middle of Stavanger itself. It is easily visible because it is perched on a hilltop looking over the harbour. If you get lost, ask anyone. It will not be more than a 7 minute walk or... More
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