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 the City of Tønsberg
 Norway´s oldest town
 Oseberg ship
 Nøtterøy
 Slottsfjellet
 Nordbyen
 Hotel Klubben
 Tønsberg Tønne
 Oseberghaugen
 Viking era
 JarlsbergSem
 Eik

Welcome to the beautiful skerries, lonely forests and peaceful lakes, farms and charming residential areas and to a historical town which is the centre of a enjoyable holiday area, well known for it´s sunny climate.

Tønsberg, founded in the Viking-Ages, is Norway´s oldest town (celebrating it´s 1125-year jubilee in 1996). The world renowned Oseberg ship which was found just north of Tønsberg centre bears proof of this.

Castle Hill a 63 metres high cliff with steep sides dominates the town. Castle Hill was besieged by King Sverre in 1201 - 1202, the longest in Norway´s history.

Tønsberg is Vestfold´s county town and commercial centre. Tønsberg Harbour, have several restaurants and the landing stage. There is a large variety of shops, several hotels an active cultural life and exellent possibilities for sport and recreation.



 Tønsberg
 Airport Torp Airport Sandefjord (Private)  Torp
 NSB The Vestfold Railway (Norwegian State Railway).  Tønsberg
 Coach Where the rail network stops, the bus goes further.  Tønsberg
 Ferry  Color Line  Sandefjord
 Ferry  Color Line  Larvik
     
 more video Vestfold Accommodation, Businesses and more pictures from Tønsberg  Tønsberg