General Information

Norway is a ruggedly beautiful country of mountains, fjords and glaciers. The land of the Midnight Sun' has delightfully long summer days, unspoiled fishing villages and rich historic sites that include Viking ships and medieval stave churches.
Stavanger is a city and municipality in Norway. It is the third largest city and metropolitan area in Norway and the administrative centre of Rogaland county. The city's rapid population growth in the late 20th century was primarily a result of Norway's booming offshore oil industry. Some interesting places have been listed for your information.
Norsk Hermetikkmuseum:
Stavanger Domkirke:

Climate and Clothing

Climate data for Stavanger in July
From Average low to average high is 12-19 ℃. Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm) is 10.8.

Currency and Banking

Currency Krone (NOK); 1 krone is € 0,11; 1 euro is 9.75 NOK (2019.5).
Top banks in Norway:
1. DNB Bank.
2. Bank Norwegian AS.
3. Handelsbanken.

Time Zone

Norway is situated in the Central European Time zone (CET), which is GMT +1.


In Norway the standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. You can use your electric appliances in Norway, if the standard voltage in your country is in between 220-240 V (as is in the UK, Europe, Australia and most of Asia and Africa).

Hotel Information

Clarion Hotel Stavanger Arne Rettedals gate 14 4008 Stavanger, Norway.
We have a special offer for the delegates. The code for room booking is GR008603. We have 50 rooms reserved. The rate is NOK 1.160,- per night for a standard single room, and NOK 1.160,- per night for a standard double room. Guests who would like to book, need to contact our front desk at or by phone (+47) 51 50 25 31, and give this code to the receptionist.