Nature attractions, Attractions
Hornøya – Vardø light house
Norway’s easternmost protected wildlife reserve for seabirds, nesting area for 73,000-88,000 pairs. Reference area for bird populations. Traffic res...
Activities, Culture and people
Kiberg Kiberg has played a vital role in North Norway’s contact with the East: Pomor trade (frontier trade with Russia), Russian fish marketing and partisan activities. A cultur...
Activities, Attractions, Tourist information
Visit Vardø, the gateway to the North-east Passage and the Barents Sea – and Norway’s only town in the Arctic climate zone. Vardø has a fascinatingly varied history as the oldes...
Arctitecture and churches
The first church in Vardø was built in 1307. The current church is the fourth in a row, and was consecrated in 1958.
Open: Mon-Thurs 10.00-13.00, and normally when the Norwegi...