Fredrikstad was founded in 1567e.Kr of Frederik II, King of Denmark-Norway. (born1 July 1534, died 4 April 1588 ) son of King ChristianIII and Dorotheaof Sachsen-Lauenburg. Fredrikstad Fortress claims to
be one of the best preserved old towns in Scandinavia.
Hvaler islands, located just outside of Fredrikstad,
is the most sunny area in Norway. The islands are an incredibly popular holiday destination and is highly recommended for those interested in a relaxing vacation with fishing, bathing, paddling, and sailing, sunbathing on polished
granite rocks, dining in scenic surroundings, and exploring the beautiful Ytre Hvaler nasjonalpark
Tour map Østfold