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Lofoten Island

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Day visit by cruise ship

The scenery here is amazing. Unfortunately it was raining all day so that was not so good. However, late afternoon we got blue skies as we sailed past these amazing islands... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
WalkingWithBoots
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lofoten Island was so beautiful it was captivating. I wanted to stay for much longer to take advantage of the great weather we had on the day making our stay perfect.

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The scenery here is amazing. Unfortunately it was raining all day so that was not so good. However, late afternoon we got blue skies as we sailed past these amazing islands. Stunning scenery all round.

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Oslo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

We had been thinking of visiting Lofoten for some time and finally got around to doing it this summer. We flew to Evenes airport (Harstad/Narvik), picked up a hire car and then drove to Reine where we stayed for 4 nights (Reine Rorbuer) before moving to Kabelvag for 4 nights (Svinoya rorbuesuite) and then up to Andenes for 3 nights... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Lofoten comprised of several island connected by beautiful bridges on the road E10. You can reach Lofoten by big ferry from Bodo to Moskenes operated by Torghatten Nord. To enjoy Lofoten is driving on the main road feom village called A to Narvik. During drive you will pass many beautiful fishing villages with its red color fishing hut. The scenery... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

A breath teaking beautiful islands with many photo opportunities. Take the Reinefjorden cruise and look at the small villages

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

The Gravdal port of call requires a car hire Period. On our stop Avis allowed customers to pick up and drop off at the tender dock. And there was a gas station no more than 1km away. There is so much natural beauty here that you will want to stop every couple of miles to take pictures. Unlike other parts... More 

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Boston, Ma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Everywhere you went , the land presented incredible views. And we just got started. Mountains,streams and green.

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

The landscape of those islands is number one worldwide. After every corner of the road one will find an ever more impressive scenery. Travel the E10, the so called King Olavs Road and you will find yourself in a world of fantasy of tunnels, bridges, mountains, villages and ever changing sights. Fishing villages and Viking museums, and just the views... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

Spent two nights in a hotel on the Lofoten Islands. Had a complete day trip in a coach to an old fishing village, with a walk around after lunch, then a scenic drive back. Beautiful little coloured houses against a background of snow. After each bend there was another stunning view. We were lucky and saw four eagles on the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

I visited this arctic island group to visit a fishing festival in Balstad. Along the way I stopped with my buddy at Ramberg beach in Flakstad before arriving in ballstad. He winter surfs the waves off these beaches, so he gave me an inside tour of lofoten. Every single minute of it was un-earthly. The sharp jagged fjord peaks stick... More 

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