Sula municipality south of Ålesund is an island with five village communities. The municipality has got a rich and exciting cultural agenda, and is well known for its music traditions. Sula has also got great areas for hiking and outdoor activities.
Sula municipality is situated south of Ålesund, and is the youngest municipality in the region. The municipality comprises one island with five distinct villange communities. Even though Sula is one of the region's smallest municipalities in size, it has got more than 7.800 inhabitants.
In Sula you will find a variety of outdoor attractions, such as large marshland areas with waters, broadleaved forests of high value, heather heaths and beautiful archipelagos with small islets.
Sula is known as the musical municipality, and is the home of such famous names in Jazz and Folk Music as Ytre Suløen, Annbjørg Lien, Nils Petter Molvær and Brazz Bros.
The municipality is well suited for leisure activities and sports, and Vasset Outdoor Sports Park offers hiking trails, shooting ranges, riding, fishing and many other activities. The ride centre has got stables, indoor and outdoor ranks and paths, and offers riding fitted for children and the disabled.
The village community of Langevåg is home to the Devold Outlet Store, situated in the old factory of Devold Fabrikker. In this charming shop you will find a wide selection of wool and knitwear, and a museum of Devold's 150 years old history.