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Magical Kvalvika beach

Parked my car at the start of the trail to Kvalvika and walked 45 min to the beach. A truly... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
olan01
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Stockholm, Sweden
via mobile
Spectacular

Kvalvika beach has to the one of the most spectacular beaches anywhere. It is a small beach hemmed... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
JeetKulkarni
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Parked my car at the start of the trail to Kvalvika and walked 45 min to the beach. A truly beautiful and impressive place. Took of pants, shoes and socks to get my feet wet - cold. :) Then walked up to Ryten for to...More

1  Thank olan01
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Kvalvika beach has to the one of the most spectacular beaches anywhere. It is a small beach hemmed with towering mountains on three sides with the water on one. I hiked up My Ryten which is the mountain to the right of the beach that...More

1  Thank JeetKulkarni
Reviewed 14 July 2018

This is a wonderful beach, but there are plenty of better places. The walk in a not too difficult but can be challenging in the wet. When it is dry the place tends to fill with a throng of people and this can spoil the...More

3  Thank Boquillon
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

I'm disappointed that its not so clear of how to go here, as the Google map only put the destination until the parking lot You need to hike 2km to go to the beach As I'm travelling with non hikers parents I travelled there for...More

Thank Irah H
Reviewed 29 March 2018

There is not much to say - it is just Norway. I have been in Norway twice and everything about it is just incredible. But Lofoten and this beach.. You just need to see it

3  Thank Paula Z
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

To get to the parking lot, pass through the village of Fredvang (left at the split) and keep on driving until you see the parking lot (not the first one). There should be a sign telling you the correct parking space which can fit around...More

1  Thank omegon
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

I went there in winter time, I am sure that is the same gorgeous view in all seasons ,to reach there is a short trail with indications so you don't get lost ,if you go there in winter time,despite the fact that the day is...More

1  Thank BeniamitaBernadett
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I'd drooled over pictures of this beach for years but unfortunately, it really wasn't so special up close.We hiked up Ryten from Yttersand, an excellent, easy hike and had superb views down onto Kvalvika.In a burst of enthusiasm we then descended to the beach but...More

3  Thank Scotlandmac
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

The path is quite har, especiallywhen it is windyand raining drom time to time. I saw only small part of the beach from the pass. It wa enough to say that this placeis amazing and so beautiful.

1  Thank Agata P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

In my opinion this beach is one of the best place at Lofoten Islands! It's soo beautoful no matter which seazon there is : summer,winter... It's also good that you can't get there by the car you have to use your legs, climb up and...More

2  Thank Paulina9229
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