Haugesund Walking Tour
USD50 per person
Delve into Haugesund’s history and discover how industry has shaped this attractive town, as you explore on foot.
Put your walking shoes on and join this interesting, guided walking tour of Haugesund. As you hear the captivating history of this town and discover what influenced daily life here, you’ll get an authentic feel for this northern gem.
Initially built on its extensive, herring fishing industry, the town then saw the introduction of shipping and oil – all of which have contributed to shaping of Haugesund as we know it today.
You’ll visit the prominent pink Town Hall, which was voted one of the most beautiful buildings in Norway, and explore its colourful pictorial interior. You’ll also stroll through Haugesund’s eclectic array of jugend, neogothic, and neoclassical architecture, and discover the town’s intriguing connection with Marilyn Monroe.