Avaldsnes Tourism

Avaldsnes is a village in Karmøy municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. The village is located on the northeastern part of the island of Karmøy, along the Karmsundet strait, just south of the town of Haugesund. The village was an ancient centre of power on the west coast of Norway and is the site of one of Norway’s more important areas of cultural history. The trading port of Notow and the Avaldsnes Church are two notable historic sites in Avaldsnes. The village was the administrative centre of the old municipality of Avaldsnes which existed from 1838 until 1965. The 2.74-square-kilometre (680-acre) village has a population (2014) of 2,958; giving the village a population density of 1,080 inhabitants per square kilometre (2,800/sq mi).

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Avaldsnes in Norway. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Avaldsnes like a local. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Bergen, Norway. Take a short trip from Avaldsnes and set some time aside to explore the Bergen. Dotted with places like Old Stavanger, Lysefjord, Norwegian Petroleum Museum; it will definitely be a good idea. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Bergen Airport. Tour packages of Avaldsnes are of 1 to 2 days duration.

  • How safe is Avaldsnes for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Avaldsnes.

    • Burglary and Theft 43.18 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 22.73 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31.82 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 27.27 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 29.55 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 47.73 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 38.64 (Low)
    • Drug offense 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 86.36 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 47.73 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 27.27 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 29.55 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 61.36 (High)
    • Safety Index 56.15 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 82.3 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 81.42 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 94.44 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.39 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 125.88 (Very 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 Avaldsnes

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.35 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 103.8 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 94.5 USD

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