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Northern fishing villages

Heidi in the Christmas house Heidi invites all into her Christmas house for home made waffles... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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A must see on the way to the northkapp

A great quick easy and beautiful trail. Easy to find and the view is great:) if you have some... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2018
M_Maccabi
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This rock formation is a geological wonder a fissure several metres wide in a cliff overhang shaped like a big gate. The midnight sun shines through this gate between midnight and two in the morning. The views of the rock formation “Hornet” are...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Heidi in the Christmas house Heidi invites all into her Christmas house for home made waffles, coffee, gluewein and an informative talk about living in the far north. Well worth a visit if you are way up there.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

A great quick easy and beautiful trail. Easy to find and the view is great:) if you have some extra time and the way to the north kapp if will recommend to do this trail.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

This hike was one of the tour options we had on our recent cruise trip to Honninsvag. While lots of people opted to visit the North Cape, we were really glad we opted for this hike instead. The hike begins near the Kirkeporten Campground just...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Brian0ntheGo
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Hike was the focus of a cruise tour and I am so glad we did it. Beauty everywhere in varied forms and styles! It is not too difficult, if you are aware and used to hiking. Weather changed nearly as often as the scenery-overcast, rain,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 222Terri
Reviewed February 20, 2018

In Honningsvag the Hurtigruten cruise offered a couple of day trips. The cruise director did inspire us to do any of the trips but I found some interesting reviews about the North Cape and the Fishing Village. The fishing villages won. The cruise directors have...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

It's one of the most beautiful spots on Mageroya you can easyly reach. If you get lucky you can see the midnight sun at the nordcape horn through the arc.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank MarcelGeiheem
Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

When you enter Skarvag on the left side of the road you will see a sign for a hike to Kirkeporten. You walk up the hill, down the hill on the other side, where you find a gate out of stone ( natural phenomena). Standing...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed December 2, 2015

Well worth the trip and the scenery and village are amazing!! Heidi made everyone feel so welcome. She showed us the king crab (it wanted to go back to the sea!) and also the women who baited the lines for the boats. She also showed...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank angry270
Reviewed October 6, 2015

in small print was an alternative excursion i asked the chap in charge of the excursions from the hurtigruten front desk and they told me about meeting heidi and a fishing village. everyone else in fact 3 busloads were going to the north cape.. which...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed September 28, 2015

As it was snowing when we visited from a cruise ship .As a key stage One teacher I recognised it from the Geography programme Barney Bear goes to Norway from many years ago !!!Our tour guide lived in the village and was very informative and...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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