Hovden is a small town situated in upper Setesdal in Aust Agder about 800m above sea level. The scenery here is beautiful with mountains, open country, water and birch woodland.
Photo: Bjoertvedt, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Bykle Municipality in county, . Photo: Siri J, CC BY-SA 3.0 no.

Industrial building
Photo: PeltonMan, CC BY-SA 4.0.


59.5602° or 59° 33' 36.9" north
7.356° or 7° 21' 21.7" east
Open Location Code
782 metres (2566 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 24935671
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Hovden, Aust-Agder
  • Danish: Hovden i Setesdal
  • Dutch: Hovden (Setesdal)
  • Dutch: Hovden
  • English: Hovden, Agder
  • English: Hovden, Aust-Agder
  • Finnish: Hovden
  • French: Hovden
  • German: Hovden
  • Javanese: Hovden, Aust-Agder
  • Malay: Hovden, Aust-Agder
  • Norwegian: Hovden
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Hovden
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Hovden i Setesdal
  • Romanian: Hovden
  • Russian: Ховден
  • Spanish: Hovden
  • Swedish: Hovden i Setesdal
  • Hovde
  • Hovden I Setesdal

Other Places Named Hovden

  • Village, Nordland, Norway
  • Western Norway, Norway
  • Locality, Fedje, Western Norway
  • Locality, Northern Islands, Faroe Islands
  • Neighborhood, Oppdal, Trøndelag
  • Locality, Norway

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