Helleviga Recreation Area

From Tangvall take road 456 towards Vågsbygd. After about 9 kms of beautiful views and settings, there is a (small) sign to the right for Helleviga.
Helleviga in Langenes is a large public recreation area with sandy beaches, rocky shores, coves and open areas of grass. There are signs informing about the local fauna and flora.
Close by there is a pilot mark from where there are fine views of the sea and the islands. There is also a natural history school.
In the summer months the café at the main house sells waffles, icecream and soft drinks. Barbeques for visitors to use. The house may be rented by groups (tel. 381 66 196).
Helleviga was chosen as Norway*s recreation area of the year for 1999.