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Vestvagan Destination Guide

Explore Vestvagan in Norway

Vestvagan in the region of Nordland is a town in Norway - some 421 mi or ( 677 km ) North of Oslo , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Vestvagan is now 01:00 PM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Oslo " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Östersund, Ytre Leines, Vik, Ulvangen, and Trondheim. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Östersund . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Vestvagan ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

NORUEGA - VIAJANDO CON DIEGO - Harstad y Vesteralen - Whale-watching

4:13 min by viajandocondiego
Views: 27772 Rating: 5.00

Un viaje por el norte de NORUEGA - www.visitnorway.com www.viajandocondiego.com Visitamos Hastard y las islas Vesteralen, salimos a navegar para el avistamiento de ballenas y demas especies... El país ..

Sunset & sunrise

3:45 min by SuperTor1979
Views: 10597 Rating: 4.84

Sunset and sunrise at summer solstice 2007. The pictures are taken outside my parents house. ..


Bærøyvågen, Autumn 2008

9:39 min by Zbignijev
Views: 693 Rating: 5.00

I brought my camera and went for a walk across the island where I grew up. - Population today: 3 people during the full year, but there's a lot of tourism, as one can notice by all the houses and cabi ..

Sandnesjoen

1:32 min by FIXStern100
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Winterreise mit der MS Nordstjernen von Kirkenes nach Bergen ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Alsten

Alsten or Alsta is an island in the municipalities of Alstahaug and Leirfjord in Nordland county, Norway. The Vefsnfjorden is off the east coast, the Leirfjorden off the north coast, and the Alstenfjorden passes the south and west coast.

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Located at 65.95 12.60 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Alstahaug, Islands of Nordland

Sandnessjøen Church

Sandnessjøen Church is a parish church in the municipality of Alstahaug in Nordland county, Norway. It is located in the town of Sandnessjøen. The church is part of the Sandnessjøen parish in the Nord-Helgeland deanery in the Diocese of Sør-Hålogaland. The white, wooden church was built in 1881 and it seats about 380 people. The church was consecrated on 31 July 1882 by the bishop Jacob Sverdrup Smitt.

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Located at 66.02 12.62 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Alstahaug, Churches in Nordland

Helgeland Bridge

Helgeland Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge that crosses the Leirfjorden between the mainland and the island Alsta in Nordland county, Norway. The town of Sandnessjøen is located just southwest of the bridge on the island. Helgeland Bridge was designed by Holger S. Svensson. Construction began in 1989 and it was finished in 1991. The bridge officially opened in July 1991. Construction cost was 200 million NOK. The bridge was a toll bridge until 23 June 2005.

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Located at 66.04 12.71 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: 1991 establishments in Norway, Alstahaug, Bridges completed in 1991, Cable-stayed bridges in Norway, Leirfjord, Norwegian County Road 17, Road bridges in Nordland

Leirfjorden

Leirfjorden is a fjord in the municipalities of Leirfjord and Alstahaug in Nordland county, Norway. The 20-kilometre long fjord is located east of the town of Sandnessjøen, between the mainland and the island of Alsta. There is a short strait that connects it to the Vefsnfjorden to the south. There are two bridges that cross it: Helgeland Bridge in the west and Sundøy Bridge in the south. The village of Leland lies on the northern coast and the village of Sundøy lies on the southern coast.

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Located at 66.04 12.82 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Fjords of Nordland, Leirfjord

Vefsnfjord

The Vefsnfjord is a fjord in the Helgeland traditional district of Nordland county, Norway. It is about 51 kilometres long, reaching a maximum depth of about −440 metres . The fjord flows through the municipalities of Alstahaug, Leirfjord, and Vefsn. The fjord begins at Tjøtta, south of the island of Alsten and meets Leirfjord at Sundøya before turning to the south as it proceeds inland to Mosjøen. The outer part of the fjord is also called Sørfjord.

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Located at 65.85 12.53 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Alstahaug, Fjords of Nordland, Leirfjord, Vefsn