Opplevelser i Åsgårdstrand

Kjent for sin sjarmerende småbyidyll og vakre natur

Åsgårdstrand is a small seaside town in Vestfold, Norway, known for its charming small-town and beautiful nature.

The town is particularly popular among tourists during the summer due to its small galleries, cozy cafes, and relaxed atmosphere. One thing that makes Åsgårdstrand a special place is that the famous artist Edvard Munch had one of his summer houses here. Munch's connection to Åsgårdstrand has made the town a popular destination for art enthusiasts.

One of the most famous paintings from the area is "Girls on the Bridge," depicting three young girls standing on a bridge in Åsgårdstrand, gazing out over the fjord. This painting has become an iconic part of the town's cultural heritage and serves as a reminder of its history and significance.

Åsgårdstrand also has a rich history dating back to the Viking Age and is mentioned in Snorre's sagas of the kings. The town was an important trading hub and the base for maritime activities for the king. Even today, traces of this history can be seen in the town's architecture and local culture.

One of the most magical experiences in Åsgårdstrand is witnessing the sunrise over the fjord. With its beautiful surroundings and peaceful atmosphere, it's easy to understand why so many visitors fall in love with this little town. Whether you're interested in art and culture or simply want to relax in stunning surroundings, Åsgårdstrand is definitely worth a visit.

Opplevelser i Åsgardstrand. Aktiviteter i Åsgardstrand

Accommodation and activities

Grand Hotel Åsgårdstrand

Here, we have activities such as soapbox racing, iPad race, LOLympic games, film awards, Murder at the Hotel, or our mobile escape room Deadline, outdoors or indoors, all year round.