Sarpsborg Tourism

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Sarpsborg [ˈsɑʂbɔr] is a city and municipality in Østfold county, Norway. The administrative centre of the municipality is the city of Sarpsborg. Sarpsborg is part of the fifth largest urban area in Norway when paired with neighbouring Fredrikstad. As of 1 January 2016, according to Statistics Norway these two municipalities have a total population of 132,351 with 54,192 in Sarpsborg and 78,159 in Fredrikstad. Borregaard Industries is, and always has been, the most important industry in the city. The city is also the home of Borg Bryggerier, part of the Hansa Borg Bryggerier, which is Norway's second largest brewery-group.

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A place in Norway, Sarpsborg 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. Oslo is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Vigeland Museum And Park, The Viking Ship Museum, Oslo Opera House. Also, to reach Sarpsborg, you'll have to take a flight to Oslo; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Sarpsborg*

  • Sarpsborg: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 75 (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 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 75 (High)
  • Living in Sarpsborg - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 37.5 (Low)
    • Climate Index 68.91 (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 Sarpsborg

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

    • International Movie per seat 15.42 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.55 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 102.81 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 96.38 USD

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

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