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Winter Photography Small-Group Tour of the Lofoten Islands
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Winter Full-Day Guided Tour of the Lofoten Islands
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The wild nature of the Lofoten Islands is just as beautiful in winter as the rest of the year, especially when the northern lights come out at night.Nature is dramatic, the ocean, the steep mountains and the rapidly changing weather.An amazing natural experience filled with...More

Thank Phayao13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lofoten is one of the most beautiful places in Norway I have ever been, with its connection of islands, the most charming villages with their red "rorbu" huts, and piercing mountains. You can easily spend weeks here although it only takes about 2 hours from...More

Thank Adele H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a week in Lofoten, exploring and hiking. This was a bucket list destination for me for many years, but I wouldn't rush back. The most spectacular area is the Kirkefjord, Moskenesoy around Reine, Sakrisøy and A.It really looks Tolkeinesque.We based in Sakrisoy and Haukland....More

Thank Scotlandmac
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Cold, wet, rainy, windy, and dreary ... that sums up our impression of Lofoten. Homes hover over the water on stilts (called "rorbus") and cod migrate here to spawn. Enough said.

Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Lofoten is a must visit. It is physically spectacular- the sheer diversity - beaches, snow capped mountains, sheer cliff faces, hundreds of tiny islands- I've seen nothing like it before. There are several islands you can keep as a base, I stayed in Lofoten, which...More

Thank Tj1287
Reviewed 30 August 2017

These islands do not disappoint. Scenically dramatic, with delightful small fishing villages and much to enjoy. Our Hurtigruten boat brought us to Svolvaer but take a trip around, go to the prettier places always shown in photographs .

Thank Margaret T
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Cod are harvested year after year in these waters as the come to this area to spawn. The earliest Norse settlements were here. You see traditional fishing cottages on stilts above the water and traditional fish drying racks. Parts of the city smell pretty fishy,...More

Thank Storyteller-N03
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Visited the island by bicyle in July. A lot of tourist-traffic but south and north islands are worth a visit. The middle is not that breathraking.

Thank MarcelGeiheem
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing drive around! Rent a car with GPS for sure. Lots of fun tunnels, lots of bridges, sometimes sheep on the road. We stayed in Leknes, I think that's a great central place, seems to have more than one restaurant and gas stations. Can be...More

Thank pinecone77
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Lofoten is just very fantastic to visit. Some many view points and fantastic nature landscape. We drove from south to north, the whole way from Å to Svolvær and stayed a few days and visited many places. Some of the highlights (with risk of forgetting...More

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17 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
8 June 2017|
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Response from Nicky B | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, We went on an organised tour with the Hurtigruten and it was definitely worth while. We were taken into the fisherman's original cottages and shown how they worked and were told all about the fishing industry and... More