The Vikings are coming!
The Vikings were fierce warriors. Fighting, plundering, ruling over land areas and people, they were marking their way across Europe more than 1000 years ago. The Vikings were skilled sailors and on their longships they would be carrying very valuable trading articles from the north – highly desirable in Europe. In Lofoten, one of the mightiest men of Northern Norway ruled at the Viking Chieftain seat Lofotr.
Lofoten - The official travel guide
Northern Lights Photography Workshop from Reine
2018-03-07 11:28Experience the greatest show on earth and join us in Northern Lights Photography Workshops. You will get essential knowledge about night photography and our experienced photographer will show you the best techniques to catch the Aurora Borealis on your camera.
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Snowshoe Explorer - guided showshoeing trips
2017-03-11 15:07XXLofoten take you out to explore the Lofoten Islands nature on snowshoes this winter. From January to April there is often snow and good conditions for snowshoeing and impressive lights shifting every hour during daytime. Snowshoeing is an easy way to get close to nature without too much hassle, an
Northern Lights Snowshoe - Northern Explorer
2018-08-23 04:29Snowshoes are a great way to get out and enjoy the fascinating winter landscape of Lofoten. There is no better way to enjoy the marvelous scenery of the nature covered by snow while taking a guided tour through the wintery wilderness.
Snowshoes are a great way to get out and enjoy the fascinating w
2017-04-20 12:47You can now order our Travel Guide online!
The Travel Guide is your help while planning your trip to the Lofoten Islands. It provides you with good information about how to get here, accommodation, attractions and more. For environmental causes, please also consider to download the Guide.
The artistic and historical Lofoten islands
2013-06-25 10:36You can learn more about Lofoten from a historical perspective, for better or for worse, in the museums that describe the everyday life of traditional fishermen and farmers, and in the galleries, where artists have been inspired by this challenging way of life. Meet a glassblower in action or be fas
Ferry and express boat timetables to Lofoten
2013-07-03 12:12When you travel through Northern Norway, you are often reliant on boat transportation to reach all the gems along the way. You can travel to the Lofoten Islands by ferry or express boat from the north or south. In 2012 four new gas-powered ferries were stationed on the routes Bodø – Værøy – Røst – M