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 »
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  • A great piece of history, worth going to. easy walk if you come by shipping port, five minutes
  • Interesting fortress ... I did not have enough time to really experience it.
  • A beautiful little fortress. Definitely a must place to visit in Vardø.
  • Old good fortress!
  • Old and great place .

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