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  • A quiet spot

    Peace and quiet — yet no more than an hour’s fare from the big city — is a hallmark of Tysnes life, offering vast stretches of virginal landscapes, majestic mountains, plentiful wildlife, a paradise for the passionate angler, boating enthusiasts and hikers. Nevertheless, you will find that Tysnes offers a host of conveniences, including shopping, restaurants, sporting facilities and much more.

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The annual Tysnesfest is a summer and music festival during the second week of July, attracting world-class musicians and an average of close to 20,000 paying guests.

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Tysnes Oktoberfest

The Tysnes Oktoberfest is a recent invention, featuring live Bavarian music, beer und viel Gemütlichkeit in the Lundegrend hamlet, taking place every September or October.

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Tysnes Pix

A private photo blog, featuring all sorts of Tysnes imagery, save for your average nature and tourism photographs, of which some slightly artsy – others, again, very mundane.

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Europe to make Tysnesfest...

Swedish hard rockers Europe.
Remember the Swedish 1980s hard rock band Europe, sporting megahits such as …

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Saturday 2 March: Annual ...

The Lundegrend community in Tysnes is legendary for its festive occasions, such as the annual …

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Photoblogs wanted

The local newspaper, Bladet “Tysnes” recently ran a series of articles on local bloggers, neither …

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Tysnesfest: Åttedoblet i...

Tysnesfest, som gikk av stabelen i uken som gikk, hadde sin siste dag på søndag. …

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Allsang og dans med Kim L...

FOTOREPORTASJE: Folk ga seg allsangen i vold, da 1980-tallshelten Kim Larsen flesket til med gamle …

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