Harstad is a city and municipality in the county of in . Harstad is situated on Norways largest coastal island, Hinnøya. The region is very varied, with coastal mountains, fjords, some agriculture and even a national park on the island itself - Møysalen National Park.
Photo: Stevenilsen, CC BY-SA 4.0. Photo: Event, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is a museum located in , in the town of Harstad, in county, .The museum covers the history of Trondenes and the surrounding areas. Photo: Manxruler, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the northernmost medieval stone church of and the world's northernmost surviving medieval building. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Harstad Municipality in county, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Athletics track
is a harness racing track located at Langmoan in Harstad, .

Localities in the Area

is a town in Municipality in county, . Photo: Stevenilsen, CC BY-SA 4.0.


68.799° or 68° 47' 56.3" north
16.5293° or 16° 31' 45.5" east
13 metres (43 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Harstad
  • Arabic: Harstad
  • Arabic: هارستاد
  • Armenian: Հարսթադ
  • Asturian: Harstad
  • Asturian: Harstad kommune
  • Asturian: conceyu de Harstad (Noruega)
  • Basque: Harstad
  • Bishnupriya: হারস্টাড
  • Bulgarian: Хаща
  • Catalan: Harstad
  • Cebuano: Harstad (munisipyo)
  • Cebuano: Harstad
  • Chinese: Harstad
  • Chinese: 哈尔斯塔
  • Chinese: 哈爾斯塔
  • Croatian: Harstad
  • Czech: Harstad
  • Danish: Harstad
  • Dutch: Harstad
  • English: Harstad Municipality
  • Esperanto: Harstad
  • Faroese: Harstad
  • Faroese: Harstad kommuna
  • Finnish: Harstad
  • French: Harstad
  • German: Harstad
  • Hebrew: הארסטאד
  • Hungarian: Harstad község
  • Icelandic: Harstad
  • Italian: Harstad
  • Japanese: ハルスター
  • Japanese: ハーシュタ
  • Kalaallisut: Harstad
  • Korean: 하르스타
  • Latin: Harstad
  • Limburgan: Harstad
  • Lithuanian: Harstadas
  • Low German: Kommun Harstad
  • Macedonian: Харстад
  • Malay: Harstad
  • Min Nan Chinese: Harstad
  • Northern Sami: Harstad
  • Northern Sami: Hársttáid suohkan
  • Northern Sami: Hárstták
  • Northern Sami: Hárštá
  • Norwegian: Harstad
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Harstad kommune
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Hárštá
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Hárštá suohkan
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Harstad kommune
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Hárštá
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kommunen Harstad
  • Occitan (post 1500): Harstad
  • Persian: هارستاد
  • Persian: هاشتاد
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Harstad
  • Polish: Harstad
  • Portuguese: Harstad
  • Romanian: Harstad
  • Russian: Харстад
  • Scots: Harstad
  • Serbian: Харстад
  • Slovenian: Harstad
  • Spanish: Harstad
  • Swahili: Harstad
  • Swedish: Harstad
  • Swedish: Harstad kommun
  • Swedish: Harstads kommun
  • Turkish: Harstad
  • Ukrainian: Гарстад
  • Vietnamese: Harstad
  • Waray (Philippines): Harstad

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