Getting There -- Board the ferry at Kvanndal for Kinsarvik, where you can make bus connections south to Lofthus. Train connections are possible from Voss, 49km (30 miles) to the east, on the main Bergen-Oslo line, and take 1 hour and 15 minutes. Bus service takes 1 hour from Odda in the south, 15 minutes from Kinsarvik in the north. From Bergen you can go by express bus/boat in 2 1/2 hours. Motorists can take the E16 east from Bergen to Kvanndal, where you can board a car ferry to Kinsarvik. At Kinsarvik, head south on Rte. 47 to Lofthus.

Visitor Information -- The summer-only Lofthus Tourist Information Office, Strandkaiterninalen (tel. 53-66-11-90), is open daily June to August noon to 5pm.

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