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Address: Mageroya, 9764, Norway
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+47 78 47 70 30
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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Interesting outpost of Northern Europe

We took this trip as an extra on our Norwegian Cruise holiday. The coach journey was through snowy countryside but as the guide stated the least snow they had had for six years... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Cotonboy
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Cambridge
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We took this trip as an extra on our Norwegian Cruise holiday. The coach journey was through snowy countryside but as the guide stated the least snow they had had for six years. Never the less some excellent views. At the North Cape we had plenty of time to look around and admire the scenery and the Globe. There was... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

The northernmost point on the European Continent, North Cape is at 71 degrees North...well inside the Arctic Circle and about 2000km from the North Pole. Spectacular views out across the Arctic Ocean, and a very impressive information centre with several spectacular displays plus an underground tunnel to a viewing platform on the edge of the cliff above the sea. Well... More 

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Kaneohe, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

I visited the North Cape in December so I did not see the midnight sun, it was actually already dark when I arrived, but I have a great time at this landmark. It was really cool to be able to stand at the northernmost point in Europe but there is more to the site than just being able to get... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Took this trip on recommendation of reviews here while on a cruise with hurtigruten, soo glad we did it was just amazing made better by a wonderful guide Clinton. The trip includes a 45min bus journey which is a major part of the experience, breathtaking views and a finmark convoy with snowplough. The northcape itself was interesting and picturesque and... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Went in December so it was cold and dark, which I was expecting. It was a quick tour excursion off the Hurtigruten ship. The landmark was what I was expecting and the area around there was very beautiful. However, the little cafe (restaurant was not open) was terrible. I ordered a waffle and the server gave me a display one... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

We were on a Hurtigruten cruise and this was an excursion. To say it was the highlight of our holiday is an understatement , we joined a coach trip and were met by the most lovely tour guide Pippi Longstocking (look alike). She gave a running commentary on our journey which added to the trip greatly, she was lovely. The... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

This is a remarkable spot, the most northern spot in continental Europe. It is hauntingly beautiful and you do feel as if you are near the top of the world. We were with a tour guide who was both entertaining and knowledgeable - and the visitor’s center, which at first glance may seem out of place, is not. The center... More 

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Havdrup, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Located 30 minutes drive north of Honningsvåg is one of the most beautiful places I have seen. The most Northern point in Europe. Spectacular is it.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

sEt high on cliffs - like cliffs of Moher (?) in Ireland only higher and more rugged - stunning, and with the possibility of seeing the midnight sun.

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The museum is well done. The view when clear is as far as your eyes will focus, this is the most northern place in Europe. The views along the drive out are worth the drive.

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