Are you looking for a magical vacation filled with exotic tradition, culture, and breathtaking landscapes? In that case, the Lofoten Islands are the perfect place for you. Experience the unique culture of the Lofoten Islands up close by living in traditional fishing rorbuer, fishing in the Lofoten waters, and biking around the narrow roads while admiring the beautiful, rugged mountains.
Lofoten Islands is the perfect place for outdoors adventures. There is a wide variety of activities you can do, from fishing and hiking to whale watching and sunbathing.
The Lofoten Islands are something out of the ordinary. A picture might say a thousand words, but only experiencing Lofoten Islands at first hand will give you the full picture. The nature in Lofoten Islands is something that is impossible to describe in words or images. Many feel a sense of euphoria once they set their eyes on the beautiful mountains, blue water, lovely cottages, and breathtaking sand beaches of the Lofoten Islands. During summer, the sun sets only briefly, while during winter the days are completely dark. If you are here during winter time, you are likely to experience the magnificent northern lights as well. These are best experienced with a side of hot chocolate.
Accommodation with authentic touches
Why not spend the night on modern fisherman's cabins with preserved traces from our ancestors? Here you will find fisherman's cabins with different numbers of bedrooms, with living room, kitchen and bathroom. In addition, you have WiFi and TV. On the Lofoten Islands you should be able to enjoy the comfort and the spectacular surroundings.
An island with many activities
Lofoten is well known for its spectacular nature and can offer many fantastic activities. Every year, thousands of visitors are fascinated by the Lofoten Islands and the amazing nature.
Unforgettable fishing trips
The magnificent fishing conditions here in Lofoten are known to people around the world. Every year we receive many guests from abroad, and who want to experience a different level of fishing.
With your own boat you can experience the famous Lofoten fishing, and not least see magnificent nature and the animal kingdom from the sea side. If you are really lucky, you will be visited by whales.
Experiencing Lofoten from the bike seat is just magical. You feel part of the beautiful surroundings that surround you. With Lofoten Rental Hub's electric bikes, you can also reach longer distances and just enjoy the ride.
Hiking trails and outdoor areas
For those of you who want idyllic walks in scenic surroundings, we can safely recommend the Viking Museum. The museum opened in June 1995, and has a fantastic location with nice paths and significant outdoor areas.
The Viking Museum - Learn more about the Viking Age
The Viking Museum in Lofoten Islands was completed and opened in June 1995. The museum has a fantastic location with nice paths and significant outdoor areas. In 2017, the museum was visited by 95,000 people.
The Viking Festival - exciting activities for the whole family
In the summer Lofoten Islands have a festival where Vikings from all over the world come. Here you will find stalls and various entertainment. Learn more about the Viking Age during the various lectures. There are also battle shows, where you get to experience how they fought for 1000 years back in time, performances, concerts, toys and competitions, here you are guaranteed to find activities that are suitable for both adults and young people.
The Lofoten Islands is definitely a place to visit if you love being in nature. While visiting the Lofoten Islands you will encounter a form of peace and serenity only acquired by living at one with nature. Lofoten Islands is a place you can go to wash away everything bad within and really clean your soul. It is a place where you can grow and learn without making any effort to do so. Children as much as adults love Lofoten Islands, as it is almost like a playground for everyone. Bring your friends and family to the magnificent Lofoten Islands and you will for sure not regret it. Like mentioned before, visiting the Lofoten Islands is something that is impossible to describe in words.
So, see for yourself. If you have any questions regarding Lofoten Islands you are welcome to contact us here at Lofoten Havfiske & Rorbuopplevelser. We are happy to help you with your magical vacation.