Salen Hill

Western Finnmark

For panoramic views over the town, coast and mountains (there's a free pair of binoculars for you to sweep the bay), climb Salen Hill (86m), topped by the Turistua restaurant, a couple of Sami turf huts and a lookout point. The 15-minute uphill walking trail begins at the small park behind the Rådhus.

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