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All reviews off season fishing village spectacular scenery northern lights bus ride the main road an amazing experience small fishing photo opportunities whale safari amazing place cod midnight sun norwegian sea bad weather every corner snow capped mountains
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Small village within a picturesque setting. Cruise liner stop. Ok to stretch your legs. Book a tour if you want a little more to do.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jindalee13
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited and were amazed by the beauty of this place. We took a tour of the island stopping by the viking museum, beaches, and many small villages along the way. It is striking and lush and the peole we encountered were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank liza12010
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Wonderful experience offshore 9 days. RIB safarari to see Birds and the Skomvær light house ingen gale forde Windows. Dramatisk mountains, old fisking villages and gjestfee people.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank magnevh
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We have visited Lofoten Islands with our 6 months old daughter. It was far beyond wonderful. Absolutely breathtaking scenery and pristine nature. We stayed in Napp near Leknes and did our daily hiking trips from there. Hikes are fun, you need a good pair of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Kat N
Reviewed 1 August 2018

A shore excursion from a Viking Cruise. A scenic bus ride to some beautiful beaches (within the Arctic Circle). Interesting, but not for more than an hour.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mike M
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing place. The Lofotens are worth the trip in Norway alone. If you happen with bad weather they are insignificant but with the sun they are beautiful. It is worth turning them slowly, deviating from the only main road. Every corner is to be photographed...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank FaheemFarooquef
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We have spent in Lofoten and in Vesteralen 11 days. We took a flight (Norwegian) from Oslo to Evenes (Harstadt/Narvik) AirPort, so we can spent a lot of time travelling to Lofoten from Oslo. There at Evenes AirPort we rent a car and the trip...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HelenaK1519
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Travelled up here during late June and early July. We were hit with some rather challenging weather conditions but the place was truly amazing. We hired a car so could travel extensively and it was worth the cost. So many interesting places to see, great...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Boquillon
Reviewed 11 July 2018

I have traveled quite a bit, but never seen anything that takes my breath away, as Lofoten does. The nature is truly magnifcent and the contrasts between the steep magestic mountains and deep fjords is just breathtaking. Really nice restaurants- Go visit Maren Anna in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Wilja_of_Lovund
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Gravdal. Nothing much there except the Dragon Church, a beautiful wooden building dating from about 1905 I think. Lovely, well kept wooden houses, a supermarket and a derelict hotel. If you go in on a cruise you will probably be tendered in but NOT to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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18 October 2017|
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Response from Gingermegs55 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest you get to Trondheim by plane and then look at RometoRio on your browser. It will give you all the alternatives. We found it very reliable getting around Norway.
5 September 2017|
Response from Stazia18 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry cannot help you we were on a cruise when we visited