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Senja National Tourist Route
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

Like a small Lofoten as they say. Stunning views. We werent that lucky ones with the weather, but still no regrets. Very happy we didnt skip this place. You can camp in Erstefjord beach as we did.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank evicz
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Just did it yesterday... one of the best thing in Norway and one of the best road trip... it is a bit far away and ferries are expensive, but you don’t care once you are there... And best is yet to come: there are not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SonjaZagreb
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Svenja as Norwegian says it’s like a Lofoten in a miniature. The scenic route is definitely worth to drive either by a car or by a Bike. Plan your trip to camp in Erstefjord. There is a magic sun set at midnight and just after...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank wojtekn0
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

We drove Senja’s northest road which is called a scenery route (road 862 / 864 and then turned to road 86). So beautiful!!! I really recommend! Take time to ferry because it can be full. Also take drink and food with you because there are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 952helin_s
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Perfect route for roadtrip. Ens of the route you can continue with carferry to Lofoten. Most beautiful places that I’ve ever visited.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank oljuanez
Reviewed July 6, 2018

...when travelling through Senja. One of the 18 most scenic routes of Norway and worthwhile multiple stops along the coast. Have a short stop on different locations such as Husoy, Ersfjordstranda, Tungeneset and Bergsbotn. Great places !

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jant166
Reviewed June 17, 2018

We are nature lovers and nature is what you encounter following this route. There are many occasions to turn to smaller roads often leading to unexpected little pearls such as nature reserves or just a nice little village or lake. The very steep mountains, partialy...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JW_Dam
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Route 86 is a must do if you in Tromsø. Beautiful, breathtaking and picturesque are the only few adjectives to describe it but this has to be on your bucket list after you done the southern part of Norway. The northern part of Norway is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank michaelc679
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

When in Senja, this is a must! A utterly beautiful drive! And make sure to make room for stops along the route, for walks in the amazing nature!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Ragnhild A
Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

The beauty of Senja is overwhelming! The route is very well signed, and easy to ride. Don't miss this!

Date of experience: June 2017
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October 19, 2017|
Response from Odd D |
Don't know when you are planning to travel to Senja, but you take a boat from Tromsø to Finnsnes called Hurtigbåten. Then bus from Finnsnes to Gryllefjorden. You need to tell the bus driver that he must stop at Hamn. Just... More
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Larry F
January 2, 2017|
Response from Odd D |
Depends om the weather. Normaly good driving conditions. Small roads some places
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