Borgund Tourism

Borgund is a village and former municipality in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. It is located in the southeastern part of the traditional district of Sogn. The village of Borgund lies along the European route E16 highway, about 20 kilometres (12 mi) southeast of the village of Lærdalsøyri. It is the site of the Borgund Church and the historic Borgund Stave Church. Borgund was a municipality from 1864 until 1964. It encompassed an area of about 635 square kilometres (245 sq mi) in the eastern part of the present-day municipality of Lærdal. The administrative center of Borgund was the village of Steinklepp, just northeast of the village of Borgund. Steinklepp was the site of a store, a bank, and a school. The historical Filefjell Kongevegen road passes through the Borgund area.

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Is Borgund in Norway on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. A gripping city on its own right, Flam also deserves a visit. Take a short trip from Borgund and set some time aside to explore the Flam. Dotted with places like The Flam Railway, Fjord Safari, Stegastein Viewpoint; it will definitely be a good idea. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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

    • Burglary and Theft 100 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 75 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 100 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 75 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 75 (High)
    • Attacks 100 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 75 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 100 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 75 (High)
    • Safety Index 16.18 (Very Low)
    • 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.

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