Bekkjarvik Tourism

Bekkjarvik is a village in Austevoll municipality in Hordaland county, Norway. The village is located on the northeastern coast of the island of Selbjørn. The 0.77-square-kilometre (190-acre) village of Bekkjarvik has a population (2013) of 485, giving the village a population density of 630 inhabitants per square kilometre (1,600/sq mi). The village is an old trading post, with an inn that has been in operation since the 17th century. There was also a barrel factory. Today, the inn is still in operation and most of the economy centers around the seasonal fishing industry. Bekkjarvik Church has been located in this village since 1895. The Selbjørn Bridge runs from Bekkjarvik across a small strait to the nearby island of Huftarøy.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Bekkjarvik in Norway. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Bekkjarvik like a local. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Bergen, Norway. Attractions in Bergen include The Flam Railway, Fjord Safari, Stegastein Viewpoint. To reach Bekkjarvik, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Bergen Airport. To explore Bekkjarvik, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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

    • Burglary and Theft 62.5 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 62.5 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 62.5 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 62.5 (High)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 62.5 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 37.5 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 62.5 (High)
    • Safety Index 37.5 (Low)
    • Climate Index 86.39 (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 Bekkjarvik

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.51 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.38 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 105.07 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 101.35 USD

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