International Volvo Photo Locations Part 180
Refvik or Refvika is a village in Vågsøy Municipality in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. It is located on the north side of the island of Vågsøy, about 2 kilometres northwest of Raudeberg, 2 kilometres south of Vedvika, and 3.5 kilometres southwest of Langenes. The village of Kvalheim is located 2 kilometres to the southwest on the other side of a mountain.
The village lies between the lake Refvikvatnet and the ocean. The local Refviksanden beach, with its beautiful silver sand, is a 0.6 kilometres long beach that is one of Norway’s finest swimming beaches. Refvik has a population (2001) of 126 people.
The municipality of Vågsøy is the second largest fishing municipality in Norway, and is home to one of Norway’s most modern fish-processing plants.