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Go see it! It is an amazing place a short boat trip from the city centre. Beautifully landscaped... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stein B
Oslo, Norway
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Most beautiful oasis

You can take the boat from stavanger directly out to the island. Eat at restaurant, take a walk... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Anne S
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Skagenkaien 35-37, Stavanger 4006, Norway
+47 51 11 00 00

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go see it! It is an amazing place a short boat trip from the city centre. Beautifully landscaped 50000 square meters of garden.

Thank Stein B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can take the boat from stavanger directly out to the island. Eat at restaurant, take a walk around the beautiful island and go swimming from the beach.

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In another TA review, I read that there was a psychologist working at Flor og Fjaere. When we arrived, we only met the guide (owner) and the cook, but they both probably needed one. Fantastic place, fantastic humor, good food; but cook the chicken better...More

Thank ragnarb2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Situated on an island in a fjord, it is reached by boat trip from Stavanger. Every year thousands of flowers are planted with a different theme each time. The whole place is a sea of colour - this year lots of red,orange and yellow. Absolutely...More

1  Thank DoreenW79
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An oasis created by a family of gardeners/nusery owners was one of my favorite activities during a recent trip to Norway. A ferry takes you from Stavanger to a nearby island. We were greeted by the daughter-in-law of the original owner and the visionary of...More

Thank Return2africa
Reviewed August 8, 2017

I would rate this island higher than a 5 out of 5 if I could. every step was breathtaking and I am not even into gardening but it is impossible not to appreciate the beauty of this floating paradise. The weather definitely helped but the...More

1  Thank Daisy A
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

Amazing place and worth to visit at a sunny day. The only thing which I did not like is that the bought drop you around 5:00 pm (the trip that I took) and will come back around 9:30 pm no earlier departure! This is a...More

Thank ejandal
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

An island full of flowers and plants surrounded by rocks, ponds and flowing waters. We have booked the full package with ferry, guided tour and dinner, which is worth the money. You have also time to stroll around in the beautiful garden island. We appreciated...More

Thank Volker A
Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

Really a nice place to go when in Stavanger, especially when the weather is nice and sunny. Then you can enjoy walking with the guide that often is the owners wife. She tells the story since way back when this was an island with no...More

1  Thank Frank H
Reviewed July 29, 2017

Superb attraction and surprise! Approaching the island by boat from Stavanger you are totally unaware of the delight that you are about to experience. The planting is beyond fantastic. This is a MUST visit! photographs just can't do it full justice.

Thank John_Nicky
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Thomas K
June 7, 2017|
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Response from Riorei | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is, otherwise they will help you. At 'flor og fjære' it is possible for wheelchair as well.
Sophia M
April 24, 2017|
Response from Riorei | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have flowering all the time, different flower in may, 'springflower' and beautiful palms all green, very nice place from opening of the season to the end.