"Fredrikstad, Norway's 5th largest city" Fredrikstad by imeley

Fredrikstad Travel Guide: 18 reviews and 110 photos

Fredrikstad city by the Glomme River

The city of Fredrikstad was founded in 1576 by King Fredrik II. The city straddles the river where it meets the North Sea. Fredrikstad is the 5th largest city in Norway and a population of approx 80.000 people.

Tollbodkaia. The ferry that takes you to Gamle Fredrikstad. It cost NOK 20 roundtrip ride. Freddrikstad - Gamle Byen.

River Glomme

Take a nice walks on the river promenade. This is also lined with outdoor cafe and restaurants.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:A somewhat laidback atmosphere.
  • Cons:Not so much of shopping centers around to do some "serious shopping"
  • Last visit to Fredrikstad: Aug 2008
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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