to barn i svømmebasseng
Photo: Aquarama
Sommer i Flekkefjord
Photo: Sandra Surdal
Barn i karusell
Photo: Dyreparken
Photo: Johnny Svindland
barn på tog
Photo: Frida Neverdal
kanoer på stranda
Photo: Heidi Løland-Andersen


Summer in Southern Norway is a favorite family vacation destination! Beach life, boat trips, fresh shrimp on the dock, give you a taste of the Southern Norway experience. In Setesdal, you can enjoy action-packed adventures like rafting, mountain biking, river kayaking, and experience Norwegian cultural heritage at its best.

Summer at the destinations

Utleiebåter i Grimstad havn
Photo: Hanne Feyling @ Visit Sørlandet

Summer in Grimstad

The summer is wonderful in Grimstad. Here you can enjoy yourself on shallow beaches…

Photo: Rakke Nordic Life

Summer in Risør

Summer is truly magical in the beautiful town of Risør! The town comes alive…

Views from Valle
Photo: Anders Martinsen Fotografer

Summer in Setesdal

The Setesdal valley is centrally located in Southern Norway and easily accessible…

Badeperle, Feda, Kvinesdal
Photo: Camilla Høy / Visit Sørlandet

Summer in Kvinesdal

Summer in Kvinesdal offers great experiences for the whole family! The beautiful…