Gausvik

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Gausvik
Gausvika
Village
View of the local school
View of the local school
Gausvik is located in Troms
Gausvik
Gausvik
Location in Troms
Coordinates: 68°36′47″N 16°30′46″E / 68.61306°N 16.51278°E / 68.61306; 16.51278Coordinates: 68°36′47″N 16°30′46″E / 68.61306°N 16.51278°E / 68.61306; 16.51278
Country Norway
Region Northern Norway
County Troms
District Central Hålogaland
Municipality Harstad
Elevation[1] 16 m (52 ft)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
Post Code 9430 Sandtorg

Gausvik or Gausvika is a village in the municipality of Harstad in Troms county, Norway. It is located on the northeastern part of the large island of Hinnøya, along the Tjeldsundet, about 25 kilometres (16 mi) south of the town of Harstad. The European route E10 highway passes through the village, about 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) south of the Tjeldsund Bridge. Gausvik Church is located in this village.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gausvik" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2012-08-27. 
  2. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Gausvik" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2012-08-27.