Narvik Tourism

(Norwegian) or Áhkanjárga (Northern Sami) is the third-largest town and municipality in Nordland county, Norway by population. The administrative centre of the municipality is the town of Narvik. Other villages in the municipality include Ankenesstranda, Beisfjord, Bjerkvik, Bjørnfjell, Elvegård, Skjomen, Håkvik, Hergot, Straumsnes, and Vidrek. The Elvegårdsmoen army camp is located near Bjerkvik. Narvik is located on the shores of the Ofotfjorden. The municipality is part of the traditional district of Ofoten of Northern Norway, inside the Arctic Circle. The municipality of Narvik borders the municipality of Ballangen to the southwest, Evenes to the northwest, Bardu, Gratangen, Lavangen and Skånland (in Troms county) to the north, and Norrbotten County (Lapland) in Sweden to the south and east.

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A place in Norway, Narvik is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Leknes, Norway. Add Leknes to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit 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. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Narvik.

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

    • Burglary and Theft 62.5 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • 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 62.5 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 62.5 (High)
    • Safety Index 40.44 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 65.54 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 15 (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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Narvik

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 117.64 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 101.15 USD

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