Beautiful farmstead dating back to the 17th/18th century, and only 2 min. walk from the ferry quay. Old Bailiff’s Farm comprising 7 buildings of which the oldest is from around 1611. The manor house interior leaves you with the impression that people are still living here. In the main house there is an old arrest cell, and this was the first mail office in Hardanger. Guided tours for groups can be booked at the tourist office.
Jondal church (Hardanger Cathedral) is open daily (not guiding) during the summer season. Free entrance, please give a gift to church church work. Every Tuesdays in July there is a lunch concert 11.30, including a small coffee session in the chapel afterwards. Free admission, please give a gift to church church work. For more info, see www.jondalkyrkje.no
An award-winning cultural landscape as pearl in the middle of Hardanger at the foot of the Folgefonna National Park. A unique topography has given way to a delimited village center where all cultural heritage is gathered within walking distance and creates an authentic environment. Here you can discover a part of Norway's cultural history, enjoy the unique cultural landscape, visit farm houses or feel the energy of nature on a horseback, in sea kayak or in the village's numerous and well-marked hiking trails. Herand has something to offer for everyone. See more at www.herandslandskapspark.no, +47 99640120