Hammerfest is located at 70.7 degrees north and until 1996 was the world’s northernmost town. There are about 10 000 inhabitants in the city. Hammerfest is strongly linked to neighboring municipality Kvalsund. They have common tourist who is open all year. Hammerfest has daily arrivals of Coastal Voyage both north and south. The local airport has daily scheduled service along the coast and to Tromso. Bus traffic has daily connections throughout Finnmark, and boat services to the islands in West Finnmark. The tourist office is where the coastal steamer arrives daily.
Trollkuken er Finnmarks nye attraksjon. Stolt har den reist seg i siden på fjellet Gosviktind ca. 600 meter over havet. The Trolldick is Finnmark’s new attraction. It has stood proudly on the side of the mountain Gosviktind about 600 meters above sea level. Trollkuken ligger på nordsiden av fjellet Gosviktind, – nært kommunegrensen mellom Alta og Kvalsund kommuner. …Continue reading