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  1. Add Villa Aamot - Cultural stage to your Itinerary

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    Villa Aamot - Cultural stage

    Address

    Villa Åmot
    6977 Bygstad

    A spectacle in The Opera Barn is an unforgettable and intimate experience, where the audience is seated so close to the stars that it intensifies the drama in a way that would only normally be experienced in one of the traditional grand opera houses...

  2. Add Hestad Chapel to your Itinerary

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    Hestad Chapel

    Address

    Hestad
    6973 Sande i Sunnfjord

    Øyra Church


    Unpretentious but free, Hestad Chapel is at Øyra between Viksdal Lake and Hestad Fjord, which is part of the Gaular river system.


    History has it that there was already a church at Øyra in the 12th century. From the reused...

  3. Add Salmon staircase - Gaularvassdraget to your Itinerary

    Salmon staircase - Gaularvassdraget

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    6977 Bygstad

    Fishing for salmon in the Gaula River has been of great economic importance thtough all times. The salmon staircase was built in 1869 and is the oldest salmon staircase in Northern Europe. The fishing rights have been sold to private persons and...

  4. Add The Millenium Site - The Osen Farm to your Itinerary

    The Millenium Site - The Osen Farm

    Address

    Gaular Næringshage
    6977 Bygstad

    The inner end of Dalsfjorden has been an important center for travel and trade. Here is findings from the very first settlements long before the Viking period, but is however most known for its many findings from the Viking period. Here the inland...

  5. Add Tussehaugen to your Itinerary

    Tussehaugen

    Address

    Gaular Næringshage
    6977 Bygstad

    ”Tussehågjen” is tht most known barrow from the viking period in Bygstad. The burial place was found in 1909. The findins is an evidence that this Bygstad male probably was a great chieftain. The barrow is located in the older centre of Bygstad....

  6. Add The Medieval Graveyard in Bygstad to your Itinerary

    The Medieval Graveyard in Bygstad

    Address

    Gaular Næringshage
    6977 Bygstad

    The Bygstad Churchyard (without a church) is located next to the viking barrow ”Tussehågjen”. This must have been an important place to meet long before the christianizing.
    The Bygstad Church was here until 1932. The last stave church in Bygstad...

  7. Add Helgheim Church to your Itinerary

    Helgheim Church

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    6843 Skei i Jølster

    Long church in Gothic style from 1877. The architect was J.W.Norden and the Master Builder was Ole Vanberg. The name of the church and place suggests this had been a sacred site also in pre-Christian times.
    The altarpiece is painted by the Master...

  8. Add Ålhus Church to your Itinerary

    Ålhus Church

    Address

    6843 Skei i Jølster

    The elongated wooden church was built in 1795 under the supervision of Master Builder Gunder Gregoriussen Støfringshaug. The church is built on the same site as the old stave church from the 12th-13th century.
    The altarpiece is from 1691 and shows...

  9. Add Vassenden Church to your Itinerary

    Vassenden Church

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    6847 Vassenden

    This is a recently built "working church" from 2001. It was a 75-year old dream that became reality when it was completed in the autumn of 2001.
    The architect was Per W. Skarsten. The altarpiece is Jørleif Uthaug's modern alterpiece,"Christ's...

  10. Add Vevring Church to your Itinerary

    Vevring Church

    Address

    6817 Naustdal

    The altarpiece from approx. 1510, made as an altarpiece in Lübeck, is a so-called Maria-altarpiece with Reformation utforming. Altar candlesticks from 1707, chalk and disk from 1686, four portrait paintings from ca.1680 show vicars and vicars' wives...

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