Alversund Tourism

Alversund is a village in Lindås municipality in Hordaland county, Norway. The village is located on the mainland of the Lindås peninsula, along the shore of the Alverstraumen strait. The village sits between the villages of Alverstraumen (across the strait) and Alver (to the south), forming a large village area that is often referred to as Alversund. The Alversund Bridge spans the Alverstraumen strait between Alversund and the village area of Alverstraumen located on the southern tip of the island of Radøy, creating a vital connection between Radøy and the mainland. In Alversund there is a primary school counting 400 pupils. Alversund Church (Alversund kyrkje) dates from 1879 and it is located in the village, along the main road. It was built of wood and has 200 seats. The village was historically the administrative centre of the old municipality of Alversund which existed from 1885 until 1964. Among other things one will find Den Gamle Bokstova, a book café where a small group of people meets 6-8 times a year to discuss literature. The building dates from the 16th century and is a former bank, library, and community house.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Alversund in Norway. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Alversund like a local. The nearest major city to Alversund is Flam. Add Flam to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like The Flam Railway, Fjord Safari, Stegastein Viewpoint. A holiday in Alversund can generally be of 1-2 days.

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