Lavik

Lavik is a village and former municipality in Sogn og Fjordane county in Norway. It is located in the eastern part of the present-day municipality of Høyanger. The municipality of Lavik existed from 1838 until 1861 and then again from 1905 until 1964.

The village of Lavik is on the northern shore of the Sognefjord, approximately 100 kilometres (62 mi) north of Bergen and 50 kilometres (31 mi) west of the municipal center of Høyanger. In 2001, the Lavik area had a population of about 1000 people, with about 285 living in the village of Lavik. The village is located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) west of the villages of Kyrkjebø and Austreim, and about 25 kilometres (16 mi) southwest of the village of Vadheim.

Read more about Lavik:  Name, Municipal History, Village

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