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Manafossen Falls and Man Farm

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Quick hike to lovely waterfall

My husband and I love to hike on Mt Desert Island in Maine. I travel to Norway for work and there... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Ellicott City, Maryland
Most beautiful winter waterfall

We went there in the middle of march, everything was frozen, it was the simple pure beautiful... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
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Manafossen is Rogaland's biggest waterfall and Norway's ninth tallest free fall waterfall. From the parking area you proceed on foot along the southeast bank of the river. The path up to Manafossen is steep and rugged in places. The steepest spots...more
Eikeskog, Frafjord 4335, Norway
+47 51 66 71 70
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

My husband and I love to hike on Mt Desert Island in Maine. I travel to Norway for work and there is much here that reminds me of Maine. This hike starts from a parking lot with toilets and the most challenging part is up...More

Thank cherev65
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We went there in the middle of march, everything was frozen, it was the simple pure beautiful nature. Much nicer than in the summer time!

Thank CsabaB291
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

The road is under construction and there is a bigger and longer workaround. If you plan on leaving to visit today (8 July 2017) or tomorrow make sure to check the status of the road. I am sure it is a lovely visit but will...More

Thank RatingDuo
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

My hosband and I went on this trip on a rather chilly, sunny day in march. We started out early in the morning, and we were alone on the path all the way to Mån farm. The first half hour of hiking, from the parking...More

Thank Pia P
Reviewed 15 December 2015

I brought my friend to Månafossen to get out into the Norwegian outdoors early December. It's about an hr drive out of Stavanger and it's an easy, picturesque drive. The roads are wider than the usual mountain roads. When you're about 5-10 mins away from...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

It is not very known but defitively deserves a visit. Dime partes of the paths are quite difficult, more than Preikestolen.

Thank Tabaiba65
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

This home was very fun. It involves some minor climbing but it's all good fun. Probably not something someone with a bad knee or anything should do, it is a bit tough but totally worth it. And if you just take it at a slow...More

Thank AnnabyMaria
Reviewed 18 July 2015

first the drive up here is beautiful. There is a 20 NOK fee to park. The hike up can be steep but yoU are rewarded with a great view.

Thank Hans V
Reviewed 14 July 2015

The drive from Stavanger to the starting point of the hike offers beautiful landscapes. The hike is sometimes demanding but at the end you can relax and have a nice time at the Mån farm. From my experience is good to have warm clothes with...More

Thank Misu2006
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Whilst on the 45 to Brykjedal we saw signs to these falls. Arrived at the parking at the base of the climb and were probably the only tourists to pay the parking (we're british get over it). You start by climbing the stone steps and...More

Thank Obstencible
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