Surrounded by the sea on three sides orland is a haven for sailing enthusiasts. You can also hunt, dive, wind surf and bird-watch. There are various types of boats for hire. Grandefjæra is an ornithologists paradise - 210 species have been registered. For hikers Rusasetfjellet has many marked trails. There are also good facilities for visitors passing through by boat.
Ørland is rich in culture and natural beauty, with its flat lanscape and wide skies giving such unique light effects it is a favorite place for artists. It abounds with a magnitude of various species of flora and fauna. Brekstad is Fosens largest shopping area with about 60 different shops and businesses.