The city of Sandefjord is situated in an area of many coastal highlights to enjoy from the air. Fjords, islands and breathtaking views of nature.
Sandefjord is a city and municipality in Vestfold county, Norway. The helicopter sightseeing tour overflies many cities and the outer part of Oslo fjord. The administrative centre of the municipality is the city of Sandefjord. The municipality of Sandefjord was established on 1 January 1838. The rural municipality of Sandar was merged into the municipality of Sandefjord on 1 January 1968. The city is known for its rich Viking history and the prosperous whaling industry, which made Sandefjord the richest city in Norway. Today it has built up the third-largest merchant fleet in Norway. In the county of Vesfold, Sandefjord is one of the major and largest cities. Initially famous for its whaling indutry. Now hosting the second busiest international airport in Norway, and a very popular and expensive area og summerhomes. Also there is ferry connection to Sweden form tha harbour. The area is populated with other costal cities and towns like Larvik, Stavern and Tønsberg. All of which have intersting highlights to observe from helicopter. Memories from important period of the city's history are kept alive through the whaling museum. This museum is the only museum in Europe specializing in whales and the history of whaling. The history of the whalers can also be explored at the Museum's Wharf with a visit aboard the whale-catcher Southern Actor. Sandefjord also has shipping traditions from tall sailing ships and steam ships. The full rigged sailing ship Christian Radich, three-masted barquentine Endurance, whale catcher