Mandal, Norway’s southernmost town, approx. 15.000 inhabitants. The town lies by the Mandal river. Mandal is perhaps the most characteristic of the towns on Norway’s south coast.
Holiday activities and recreation on the beach and in Furulunden, right outside the door. Mandal’s swimming-hall lies 500 m. from the appartments. Training-centre and shopping-centre just across the street.
The skerries and islands off Mandal are famous for their magnificent scenery. Various protected areas with public access. Many good fishing grounds, both from land and from a boat.
Many restaurants in the near area.
Furulunden, a 300-acre nature reserve with many marked footpaths for walking/training, and several small beaches.