Rosendal Tourism, Norway

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Rosendal is the administrative centre of Kvinnherad municipality in Hordaland county, Norway. The village is located on the southern shore of the Hardangerfjorden, about 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) north of the village of Dimmelsvik and about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) straight west of the vast Folgefonna glacier which sits inside the nearby Folgefonna National Park. The village is especially known for the Barony Rosendal, a historic estate located in the village. Kvinnherad Church is also located in this village. The 1.14-square-kilometre (280-acre) village has a population (2013) of 768, making it the third largest urban area in Kvinnherad. The village area has a population density of 674 inhabitants per square kilometre (1,750/sq mi). The economy of the village is centered on agriculture, ship building, and tourism. The shipbuilder Skaalurens Skibsbyggeri was established in Rosendal in 1855.


Explore popular vacation packages for Rosendal, Norway and kick-start your vacation planning for free. A gripping city on its own right, Bergen also deserves a visit. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Bergen for its bountiful attractions like The Flam Railway, Fjord Safari, Stegastein Viewpoint on your trip to Rosendal. To get to this city, remember that 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 Rosendal*

  • Rosendal: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 62.5 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 62.5 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 62.5 (High)
    • 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 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 62.5 (High)
  • Living in Rosendal - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 38.28 (Low)
    • Climate Index 86.39 (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 Rosendal

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.04 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 194.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 113.58 USD

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

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