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.

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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.

  • Know the pollution level of Alversund before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 20.37 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 15.79 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 34.52 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.81 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 9.78 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20 (Low)
  • How safe is Alversund for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Alversund.

    • Burglary and Theft 25.42 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 23.31 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 23.31 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 23.71 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 14.41 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 24.58 (Low)
    • Attacks 29.24 (Low)
    • Drug offense 48.28 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.71 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 69.07 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25.42 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.22 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 38.56 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Alversund is 187.24 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 72.28 (High)
    • Climate Index 78.83 (High)
    • Pollution Index 21.64 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 23.94 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 98.95 (High)
    • Health Care Index 74.41 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.89 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 98.09 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Alversund

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.19 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.19 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 105.26 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 94.5 USD

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