Life in Tonsberg

Tønsberg is the oldest city in Norway, founded during the Viking Age. It is home to about 40,000 inhabitants. The Quayside consists of old warehouses and is a popular place for a summer promenade. Several restaurants, hotels, parks and playgrounds provide opportunities for recreational activity along the coast. Tønsberg’s guest harbour was voted the best guest harbour in Norway. Tønsberg also has strong traditions for entertainment for people of all ages.

Life in Tønsberg is generally considered to be quite pleasant. The city has a high standard of living, with a good balance between work and leisure. There are many opportunities for outdoor activities, such as hiking, cycling, and boating, due to the city’s beautiful natural surroundings.