Kongsberg is an old mining town set in the picturesque valley of the river Numedalslågen. With its historical buildings, cobblestone streets, and lively atmosphere, Kongsberg is a charming place to explore.
The town is home to the world-famous Kongsberg Silver Mines, the oldest mining enterprise in Norway, which still produces silver, zinc and lead today. Other attractions include the Kongsberg Church, the Norwegian Mining Museum and the Kongsberg Jazz Festival. Enjoy hiking or skiing in the nearby mountains, or take a leisurely stroll through the town and visit its many cafés, shops and galleries. With its beautiful landscape and rich history, Kongsberg is a great place to experience the best of Norwegian culture.