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Horten

Bastøya

Bastøya

Bastøya Island is centrally located in the seaward approach to the inner parts of the Oslofjord, 4.5 km south-east of Horten.

The island is best known locally as the site of various institutions. First as a home for boys, then as a rehabilitation centre for alcoholics and now a national prison.

The island is not open to general traffic.

Last updated: 01/02/2024

Source: Visit Vestfold

Bastøya

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