Summer Full-Day Guided Tour of the Lofoten Islands

Tours & Sightseeing in Nordland

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from$113.22
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With this excursion, we would like to take you to discover these amazing islands; we will not only visit some of the characteristic fishing villages which have made these islands famous, and are appreciated all over the word, but we’ll also take you to explore unspoiled nature, the most genuine and extraordinary part of this beautiful archipelago. You will admire Arctic landscapes and fishing communities where, you can breath the history and the atmosphere of the ancient times when the fishermen used to gather up here to participate to the cod fishing season. Gimsøy island , Bøstad and its panoramic spot, the Vestfjord , Henninsgvær, the Venice of the north and Kabelvåg are some of the places you will visit.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Lofoten Island, Nordland, Northern NorwayWith this tour, which lasts about five hours, we want our visitors to see the most spectacular locations that these islands offer, both natural, historical, and cultural. It will be possible for you to sit on pure white beaches facing a crystal sea, to admire imposing mountains which for billions of years have guarded, like ancient Viking warriors, magnificent cliffs where the waves of the North Sea break. You will smell the scent of that same sea, united with the perfume of arctic flowers. At the same time, you might also visit archaeological sites which tell the story of the Viking population, and the origins of this land.Walk among the old “Rorbu” (old fishermen’s houses) in the different, colorful villages of the islands. You will also have the chance to taste the various typical products of these islands, while sitting in some characteristic local restaurants. With this excursion, we would like to take you to discover these islands; we will not only visit some of the characteristic fishing villages which have made these islands famous, and are appreciated all over the word, but we’ll also take you to explore unspoiled nature, the most genuine and extraordinary part of this beautiful archipelago. We will drive you through the islands and their amazing white sandy beaches, icy lakes and high mountains covered by snow. You will admire Arctic landscapes and fishing communities where, you can breath the history and the atmosphere of the ancient times when the fishermen used to gather up here to participate to the cod fishing season. Gimsøy island , Bøstad and its panoramic spot, the Vestfjord , Henninsgvær, the Venice of the north and Kabelvåg are some of the places you will visit. With this short tour you will have the possibility of capturing the best that these islands can offer you.Duration: 5 hours

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified

Highlights

  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • All necessary equipment included
  • Small-group tour by minibus
  • Instant Confirmation
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