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$160.89 Outdoor Activities

Winter Photography Tour From Svolvaer

Lofoten Islands is a small archipelago situated 200 kilometers above the Polar Circle. The Arctic lights and colours, and the natural contrasts of this amazing land make these islands a perfect place to take unique and unrepeatable pictures. During the trip, we will search for the best light and best locations. Inhabited since the Viking age, these islands offer unique spots, breath-taking and majestic nature, unforgettable places, steep peaks which rise directly from the sea, white sand beaches and a sea so blue that it is hard to believe that you are in the Arctic. During this daily tour we will visit the Atlantic side, the wildest side where nature shows its purest and untamed side. Eggum and its colourful wooden houses, the beauty of Haukland beach and its tropical aspect, Unstad, known as a real paradise for surfers, are just some of the natural beauties that these islands offer. But Lofoten islands are history, culture, and folklore as well and we want you to be a part of their past history. Visiting these ancient fishing hamlets is a moment of knowledge and both historical and cultural discovery. The fantastic fishing villages of Kabelvåg, Henningsvær, Nusfjord remind us of a glorious past; Henningsvær and its interesting and picturesque architecture, Kabelvåg and the importance of fishing during the Middle Ages; Nusfjord and its well preserved buildings are just some of the beauties you can enjoy by visiting this archipelago. All these historical sites, together with the beauty of nature and the power of the lights will capture your eyes and your imagination. The duration of the excursion varies according to the lights. The tour can last 6 up to 7 hours depending on your wishes. Our English-speaking guide will guide you to the most enchanting places and you will have time to take pictures, to admire, “to breathe in” the Arctic atmosphere. We want you to discover the Lofoten archipelago, its enchanting hidden corners, powered by nature and lights. Being a special tour, which concentrates on details, its duration can vary, from 6 up 7 hours according to the weather forecasts and the light; we want you to have all the time you need to enjoy and take fantastic pictures. Amazing nature, unique light, and a complex history is what makes these islands known all over the world. More and more famous photographers and artists gather up here to catch the beauty of them. The magnificent arctic lights have inspired and continue to inspire artists from all over the world. This is an excursion suitable for individual guests and therefore the maximum number of participants is 8. A higher number would not allow the perfect success of this photographic experience. Transport is by minivan with our english-speaking guide.

$160.89 Cultural & Theme Tours

Lofoten Summer Photography Tour

During this daily tour we will visit the Atlantic side, the wildest side where nature shows its purest and untamed side. Eggum and its colorful wooden houses and severe pics, the beauty of Haukland beach and its tropical aspect, Unstad, known as a real paradise for surfers, are just some of the natural beauties that these islands offer. We will drive you to the smallest of the islands, Gimsøya and its amazing landscape, narrow roads facing the Ocean, rocks and pics,  do not mention the old church which represents the past and the present of this very small fishing community. But Lofoten islands are also history, culture, and folklore and we want you to be a part of their past history. Visiting these ancient fishing hamlets is a moment of knowledge and both historical and cultural discovery. The fantastic fishing villages of Kabelvåg and Henningsvær remind us of a glorious past; Henningsvær and its interesting and picturesque architecture, Kabelvåg and the importance of fishing during the Middle Ages with its well preserved buildings are just some of the beauties you can enjoy by visiting this archipelago. All these historical sites, together with the beauty of nature and the power of the lights will capture your eyes and your imagination.Being a special tour, which concentrates on details, its duration is 7 hours because we want you to have all the time you need to enjoy and take fantastic pictures. Amazing nature, unique light, and a complex history is what makes these islands known all over the world. More and more famous photographers and artists gather up here to catch the beauty of them. The magnificent arctic lights have inspired and continue to inspire artists from all over the world. This is an excursion suitable for individual guests and therefore the maximum number of participants is 7.

$160.89 Day Trips & Excursions

Lofoten: Top 5 Sightseeing and Photography Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Kabelvag Church, Kabelvag, Austvagoya, Lofoten Islands, Nordland, Northern NorwayKabelvåg is an important historical fishing village located just 5 Kilometers (3.1 Miles) and about a 10 minute drive from Svolvær. This village is a popular day visit and offers a picturesque atmosphere with its blend of historic importance and modern updates of a typical Norwegian coastal town, known for its cod fishing. In the middle ages Kabelvåg became the most important cod fishing harbours on the Norwegian coast, and contributed to the dry cod from “Nordland” accounting for almost 80% of Norway's export in the 13th century.Kabelvåg has traces of settlements from the late stone age, and now offers attractions such as the Lofoten Museum, Lofoten Aquarium and Vågan Church (known as the Lofoten Cathedral).Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Haukland Beach, Leknes, Vestvagoy, Lofoten Islands, Nordland, Northern NorwayHaukland Beach is one of Lofoten’s most famous beach and hike, located on the westside on Lofoten. The caribbean like-waters, mountain landscape in the background, and white sand beach make Haukland Beach, a popular destination for travelers and photo-seekers year round.Haukland beach is Lofoten’s “swimming beach”, although the water temperatures don’t reach above 15 degrees, you’ll see locals and tourists enjoying the water in the summer sun (water temperatures range from 3-15 degrees). Haukland beach is a unique destination in Lofoten as itoffers the possibility to easy access from the road that takes you all the way to the beach.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Hamnoy, Hamnoy, Moskenes Municipality, Moskenesoy, Lofoten Islands, Nordland, Northern NorwayHamnøy Bridge is yet another very photogenic location in the outer parts of Lofoten. The bridge connects the island Hamnøya with the island of Toppøya, and is one of the most popular viewpoints for photography in all of Lofoten.Logistics on the small island can be challenging, due to the volume of visitors passing by, but the rewarding views are worth the effort of a short leg stretcher around the island, the view’s won't disappoint you! Traditionally Hamnøy was connected to Reine by ferry, but replaced by this beautiful bridge as part of European route E10.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: REINEBRINGEN HIKING PARKIGN AREA ISakrisøya is a very small island just North of Reine and West of Hamnøy bridge. It’s probably one of the most photogenic islands in scandinavia, and every day a large amount of visitors drive through the small village. A unique blend between a traditional fishing village, with the sound and smell of the ocean with stunning views of the dramatic mountain landscape in the background is a dream for every photographer and explorer. On the island we’ll find a fishing industry, small cabins for rent and a dolls & toy museum.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: REINEBRINGEN HIKING PARKIGN AREA IThis small fishing village on the outer part of Lofoten offers an absolutely stunning view and attracts thousands of visitors each year. With a permanent population of only just above 300 people, the picturesque feeling of a small town vibe shaped by the atlantic waves is an experience you will remember for a lifetime. Reine is located just southwest of Sakrisøya, and as we drive through the landscape the narrow roads and bridges between the villages is breathtaking to say the least.On the mountain peak west of Reine town, we find the famous Reinebringen, a peak reached by a hike from the shoreline in 1-1.5 hours. The view from the peak is mesmerizing and magazines, bloggers, and explorers use the view over reine to promote the stunning landscape of Lofoten all across the world.Duration: 15 minutes

$118.59 Outdoor Activities

Snowshoe hiking in Lofoten

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productJust passesPass By: Kabelvag Church, Kabelvag, Austvagoya, Lofoten Islands, Nordland, Northern Norway

$146.32 Cultural & Theme Tours

Lofoten Panoramic Half Day Tour

Join this panoramic tour of the Lofoten Islands, and witness the extent of Norway's most idyllic landscapes in just half a day! Located almost 200 kilometers north of the arctic circle, the Lofoten Islands have long inspired travelers to their rocky shores due to their picturesque fishing villages, pristine beaches, and access to seas and mountains. But what really makes it a much loved destination is the Midnight Sun, a prolonged sunset and sunrise all at once. On this tour, you'll experience everything the archipelago has to offer. Visit the Gimsoy Church, a 500 year old church made completely out of wood. Stop by Hov to admire one of the most beautiful white sandy beaches of the island as well, then proceed to Bostad to take photos of the magnificent view of the Atlantic Ocean, the Vestfjor, and the mountains. Some other breathtaking locations you'll visit on this tour are Henningsvaer, Kabelvag, and Lofoten Cathedral! Itinerary: 9:30am pick up from your Hotel in Svolvaer10:00am photo stop at Gimsoy Bridge11:00am stop at Gimsoy Church built in 1432, completely made of Wood11:15am stop at Hov to admire one of the most beautiful white sandy beaches of the island, quick coffee break11:45am stop in Bostad to capture the beauty of the Atlantic Ocean, the Vestfjord and the mountains12:00pm depart from Bostad going to Henningsvaer, the Venice of the North12:45pm arrive at Henningsvaer and enjoy free time to enjoy the ancient fishing village, have lunch1:45pm depart from Hennisgvaer to Kabelvag2:15pm photo stop at Lofoten Cathedral, the biggest wooden church north of Trondheim2:30pm arrive at Svolvaer How To Use You can present either a printed or a mobile voucher for this activityThe voucher is valid only on the date and time specified