Haugesund Tourism, Norway

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(HGSD) is a town and municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. The town is the main population centre of the Haugaland region in northern Rogaland. The majority of the population of Haugesund lives in the main urban area surrounding the city centre, with the northwestern part of the municipality being fairly rural.


Looking for travel information about Haugesund? Explore the best travel advice on Haugesund, Norway. Haugesund is located at a short trip away from Bergen a major city in Norway. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Bergen for its bountiful attractions like Old Stavanger, Lysefjord, Norwegian Petroleum Museum on your trip to Haugesund. 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. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Haugesund*

  • Haugesund: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 28.57 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 39.29 (Low)
    • Drug offense 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 85.71 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.71 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.14 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 67.86 (High)
  • Living in Haugesund - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 51.56 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 82.3 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 99.33 (High)
    • Health Care Index 94.44 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.03 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 125.95 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Haugesund

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.68 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 114.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 103.58 USD

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

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