Larvik in Vestfold

The town of Larvik is a popular spot for Norwegians and Danes who travel with the ferry Color Line between the two countries. Larvik offers shopping, dining and cultural experiences. Especially during spring and summer there will be music festivals and concerts with famous artists. Larvik also hosts one the world’s best female handball teams.

Guided tour in Stavern
Guided tour in Stavern
Photo: Stavernsguiden


Just 10 minutes outside Larvik you will find Norway’s summer town no. 1. Stavern. Norwegians take their boat on hot summer days to Stavern to enjoy the nice weather, to barbeque, go swimming and experience cultural events like festivals and concerts. The Easter Art Exhibitions is one of the largest culture events with artists, galleries and exhibitions venues. The coastal path from Stavern to Helgroa is a beautiful hiking route. Experience the coastal landscape in combination with beaches, skerries and small villages. The sign-posted route suits the whole family.

Farris Bad

The SPA hotel in Larvik is one of the largest SPAs in Scandinavia with 25000 m2 of wellness, relaxation, treatments and health. It is located at the town beach in Larvik. Farris Bad offers SPA packages and great dining. Take a virtual tour!

Larvik Handball Club

Larvik is currently, since the late 1990s, the strongest team on the Norwegian women's handball scene. 2011 the club won the Champions League title for the first time. Several of the players are European Champions, World Champions, and Olympic Champions with the Norway women's national handball team. Boligmappe Arena Larvik is their home arena located close to town. You can watch these stars play in both the Norwegian league and the Champions League from September to May. Book your accommodation at Farris Bad or Quality Hotel Grand Farris

The archipelago

To see the town and surroundings from the sea side is recommended. You can do a sightseeing tour with MS Molly or M/S Viksfjord to visit the lighthouses or go fishing. If you want more speed, you can do a RIB tour.

Facts about Larvik 


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