Visit Hareid - Best of Hareid

Hareid is a municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is part of the Sunnmøre region. The administrative centre is the village of Hareid. The other main population centers are Brandal and Hjørungavåg. The municipality is situated off the mainland coast of Sunnmøre, on an island named Hareidlandet, which it shared with Ulstein Municipality, the commercial capital of the area. Hareid is regarded as the cultural capital with its annual Hareidsstemne and many choirs. It is also an important traffic hub in Sunnmøre and is connected by ferry to the neighboring island of Sula which in turn is connected to the city of Ålesund and the island of Valderøya. The municipality is connected to the mainland via the Eiksund Bridge and Eiksund Tunnel through Ulstein.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Hareid in Norway is an ideal destination for a vacation! After your splendid visit to Hareid, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Alesund. Alesund is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Alesund Town Park And Fjellstoua Viewpoint, Alesund Museum, Sunnmore Museum. Also, to reach Hareid, you'll have to take a flight to Alesund; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to Hareid can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

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Facts and Stats for Hareid*

  • Pollution Statistics in Hareid

    Know the pollution level of Hareid before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Hareid: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 37.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 29.17 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 29.17 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.33 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 29.17 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20.83 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Hareid - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Hareid is 184.93 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 66.15 (High)
    • Climate Index 80.58 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 111.87 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 68.06 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.32 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 106.68 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Hareid

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hareid

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.89 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.41 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 116.1 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 105.41 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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