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PICTURES from SANDNES

Sandnes is known as Norway´s bicycle city, mainly due to the fact that the bicycle manufacturer Øglænd DBS was situated here for decades. The city offers a variety of routes for everyday riders and tourists. Since 1996 a public bicycle rental programme has been in operation in the city.

 Culture Center  
Sandnes culture house

Sandnes Culture Center with different scenes great acoustiks, dance, music and theatre make for thrilling cultural events and a restaurant. At the seafront Sandnes guestharbour . Watch for events announced in the media or on the Internet. Monthly schedules are available from Sandnes Cultural and Tourist Information.

The Gandsfjorden ends in the centre of Sandnes. Sandnes is situated centrally in the Jæren region. Norway´s largest shopping centre, Kvadrat, is also situated in Sandnes.

 Sandnes Kommune