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Vardoehus Fortress, Vardo

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  • A must see, This northernmost fortress on earth, well preserved from the 1700s, is still under command. And, in stark contrast to the NATO Globus-2 surveillance radar situated just a kilometre away.  more »
  • I have visited this great fortress twice now whilst on Hurtigruten tours and each time we have had about 10 minutes in the semi-dark. Fortunately it is well signposted (behind a residential estate) an...  more »
  • Constructed in 1738, this is the world's northernmost and Norway's oldest active fortress. We visited on a cold and foggy afternoon, so did not explore it thoroughly.  more »
  • A beautiful little fortress. Definitely a must place to visit in Vardø.
  • Nicely kept fortress which is the northern most in the world. Lots of local history.
  • Fantastic and well kept piece of history
  • Beautiful photos
  • A lot of Nice and important history in the walls. And here is the city's only three. Here should søringer a visit razorbill made.
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