Porsgrunn Tourism

is a city and municipality in Telemark county, Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Grenland. The administrative centre of the municipality is the city of Porsgrunn. The municipality of Porsgrunn was established on 1 January 1838 (see formannskapsdistrikt). The town of Brevik and the rural district of Eidanger were merged into the municipality of Porsgrunn on 1 January 1964. The conurbation of Porsgrunn and Skien is considered by Statistics Norway to be the seventh-largest city in Norway.

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A place in Norway, Porsgrunn 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 Oslo, Norway. Add Oslo to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Vigeland Museum And Park, The Viking Ship Museum, Oslo Opera House. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Oslo Airport. A vacation to Porsgrunn can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

  • Know the pollution level of Porsgrunn before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Porsgrunn for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Porsgrunn.

    • Burglary and Theft 26.47 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 19.12 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 22.06 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 16.18 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 29.41 (Low)
    • Attacks 27.94 (Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.82 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 64.71 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.35 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.94 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.18 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 70.2 (High)
    • Pollution Index 31.03 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 110.44 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.25 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 83.52 (Moderate)
    • 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 Porsgrunn

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.63 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.52 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 101.55 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 87.04 USD

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