Destination guide

The lively area of Kristiansand awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Kristiansand and enjoy the area's festivals, live music and monuments. Renowned for its museums, fishing and forests, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kristiansand

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Kristiansand is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • S.N. Hansen's Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Groos Recreation Ground (24.6 mi / 39.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Kristiansand

Fly into Kristiansand (KRS-Kjevik), the closest airport, located 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Kristiansand Station.

Where to stay around Kristiansand, NO?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 57 vacation rentals near Kristiansand. From 34 Houses to 23 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Kristiansand for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Kristiansand?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Kristiansand. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Strai: 31 vacation rentals
  • Skålevik: 36 vacation rentals
  • Mosby: 31 vacation rentals
  • Kristiansand Cathedral: 66 vacation rentals
  • Flekkerøy: 43 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Kristiansand! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Kristiansand?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Kristiansand:

  • Strai: 31 rentals
  • Skålevik: 36 rentals
  • Mosby: 31 rentals
  • Flekkerøy: 43 rentals
  • Tveit: 31 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Kristiansand?

Vrbo offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Kristiansand. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Kristiansand Cathedral: 66 rentals
  • Kristiansand Kanonmuseum: 74 rentals
  • Kristiansand Zoo: 61 rentals
  • University of Agder: 67 rentals
  • Christiansholm Festning: 68 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kristiansand listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.