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'''Vardø''' is a village in [[Finmark]]. It is the easternmost point in Norway and, strange as it may seem, it lies east of Istanbul!
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'''Vardø''' is a town in [[Finnmark]]. It is the easternmost point in Norway and, strange as it may seem, it lies east of Istanbul! Vardø should not be confused with the neigbouring town with a similar name, [[Vadsø]].
  
 
==Get in==
 
==Get in==
It's a port on the Hurtigrute and a quick visit to the fort can just be managed on the southbound voyage.
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===By plane===
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Vardø has a small airport ({{IATA|VAW}}), witch has flights to [[Alta]] and [[Kirkenes]].
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===By car===
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Vardø is the endpoint for E75.
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===By boat===
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It's a port on [[Hurtigruten]], and a quick visit to the fort can just be managed on the southbound voyage.
  
 
==Get around==
 
==Get around==
  
 
==See==
 
==See==
The fort is impressive but has never fired a shot in anger - only as a welcome for the return of the sun in February after the season of continual darkness.
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* The fort is impressive but has never fired a shot in anger - only as a welcome for the return of the sun in February after the season of continual darkness.
  
 
==Do==
 
==Do==
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==Sleep==
 
==Sleep==
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===Budget===
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* <sleep name="Gjestegården Pensjonat" alt="" address="Strandgata 72" directions="" phone="+47 78987529" email="" fax="" url="" checkin="" checkout="" price=""></sleep>
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===Mid-range===
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* <sleep name="Vardø Hotel" alt="" address="Kaigata 8" directions="" phone="+47 78987761" email="post@vardohotel.no" fax="+47 78988397" url="" checkin="" checkout="" price=""></sleep>
  
 
==Contact==
 
==Contact==
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Revision as of 19:36, 11 February 2009

Vardø is a town in Finnmark. It is the easternmost point in Norway and, strange as it may seem, it lies east of Istanbul! Vardø should not be confused with the neigbouring town with a similar name, Vadsø.

Contents

Get in

By plane

Vardø has a small airport (IATA: VAW), witch has flights to Alta and Kirkenes.

By car

Vardø is the endpoint for E75.

By boat

It's a port on Hurtigruten, and a quick visit to the fort can just be managed on the southbound voyage.

Get around

See

  • The fort is impressive but has never fired a shot in anger - only as a welcome for the return of the sun in February after the season of continual darkness.

Do

Buy

Eat

Drink

Sleep

Budget

  • Gjestegården Pensjonat, Strandgata 72, +47 78987529.

Mid-range

Contact

Get out

Routes through Vardø
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