Christiansholm Festning, Kristiansand

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  • Walking from the port we saw this fort on our route, so we wandered in and had a look around. It is really well preserved and there are cannons pointing out to sea. You can picture this back in the.....  more »
  • I was on a cruise ship and I took the tourist train around Kristiansand to get my bearings.. We passed this little fortified castle on the way to the old town. The tourist train shows you the main...  more »
  • The fortress is an easy and free visit while in the harbour area. It’s not especially spectacular, but it is well kept and just enough to give a taste of the town’s historically strategic importance. And its location is ideal: being situated amid several marina’s, restaurants, and recreational areas.
  • Nice overview of the harbour area and Odderoya. Not much to do. Therefore limited interest.

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