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Nice walk and interesting history

This is an opportunity to engage with nature, learn about history and get an amazing view of the... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Kongsberg, Norway
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The end of the world - you se nothing but the ocean

This is the 'must do / must see' location whenever friends visits us at our nearby summer house... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Ragnar Georg S
Porsgrunn Municipality, Norway
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This is an opportunity to engage with nature, learn about history and get an amazing view of the ocean. Easy for all ages and definitely an hour or so well spent. Go for it.

Thank TomFarhias
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is the 'must do / must see' location whenever friends visits us at our nearby summer house/ cabin. Extraordinary nice view over the ocean where nothing is seen but ocean and you litterarely see Mother Earth speric form as the ships 'sinks down' when...More

Thank Ragnar Georg S
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

A beautiful area but all of the way bunkers have been blocked off so this is more of a walk through the forest to the shoreline. 30min and we had walked all around. No real information on the history so it was a little disappointing...More

Thank EthicalEngineers
Reviewed 15 June 2017

The viue is wonderful and the pathways are nice and you can bring the hole family. Tha pathways are very easy to run your bike also, you can use a hardtail without problems.

Thank TormodBergOlsen
Reviewed 21 September 2016

You walk through a nice forest and suddenly you come to a wonderful view at the see. You will never forget it!

Thank migrapolis
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Great place to enjoy old military ground, beautiful view at the end, remember always keep your dog in a band. I recommend parking your car by the end of vatlandsgate.

Thank Vvigerust
Reviewed 10 August 2015

A very nice piece of the Telemark nature. The area was a recreational area, but was confiscated by the Germans in 1940, and transferred into an artillery center. Now given back to the community and restored to a recreational area. Lowely view over the coastal...More

Thank concerned60
Reviewed 4 May 2015

This former fortress was established by the Nazies during WW II. Opened for the public about 15 years ago. Beutiful see view, Nice for pick-nic.

Thank RolfH682
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