Harstad Tourism

Visit Harstad - Best of Harstad

is the second-most populated municipality in Troms county, Norway. It is mostly located on the large island of Hinnøya. The municipal center is the town of Harstad, the most populous town in Central Hålogaland, and the third-largest in all of Northern Norway. The town was incorporated in 1904. Villages in the municipality include Elgsnes, Fauskevåg, Gausvik, Grøtavær, Kasfjord, Lundenes, Nergården and Sørvika.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Harstad in Norway. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Harstad like a local. A gripping city on its own right, Leknes also deserves a visit. Leknes, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Polaria, Arctic Cathedral, The Polar Museum Or Polarmuseet. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Leknes Airport. Popular vacation packages of Harstad are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Harstad*

  • Pollution Statistics in Harstad

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

    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
  • Harstad: Crime and Safety

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

    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
  • Living in Harstad - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 89.06 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 53.45 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 31.03 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Harstad

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.25 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 48.07 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 104.37 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 70.75 USD

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

* Some of the data on this page is powered by Numbeo
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