Lofoten Islands (Norway)

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Region
Baltic - Norwegian Fjords - Russia

Local Time
21:04 23 Apr 2018

Coordinates
68.47111 N, 13.86361 E

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Lofoten Islands are an archipelago within the Arctic Circle, and a Norwegian district in Nordland. This island group is located to the south of Vesteralen Islands and is known worldwide for its distinctive scenery - high mountains, sheltered inlets and bays, large virgin lands.

  • The archipelago has a total land area of 1227 km2 (474 ml2) and total population of around 25,000.
  • The largest islands are named Austvagoy (527 km2), Gimsoy (46 km2), Vestvagoy (411 km2), Flakstadoya (110 km2), Moskenesoya (186 km2), Væroy (19 km2), and Rost (10 km2).
  • The Lofoten's highest elevation point is Higravstinden (1161 m / 3800 ft) on Austvagoy.
  • Rost Reef is the largest deep water coral reef in the world.
  • Wildlife is represented by millions of seabirds (including sea eagles, cormorants, puffins), otters, moose (on the largest isles), even minke whales.

Lofoten Islands are served by the following small airports: Leknes, Svolvær, Rost (for flights mainly to Bodo), Stokmarknes (Skagen), Harstad (Narvik), Evenes (direct flights to Oslo and Trondheim), Væroy heliport. Bodo is the main hub for travel to the Lofoten Islands. In addition to the regular flights, there is also a ferry service to Moskenes from Bodo and a ferry to Skutvik (Hamaroy) from Svolvær.


Highlights: Rugged scenery & wildlife

Lofoten Islands cruise terminal

Cruise ships to Lofoten Islands dock (anchor) either at Stamsund (on Vestvagoy), or at Svolvaer (on Austvagoya).

Stamsund and Svolvaer are also among the Hurtigruten ports along the "Express Route" (Norwegian Coastal Express). This is a regularly scheduled ferry and cruise itinerary in Norway, between the turnaround ports Bergen (southmost) and Kirkenes (northmost).

Lofoten Islands tours, shore excursions, hotels

City Tours and Shore Excursions

Among the most popular Lofoten Islands tours and excursions are:

  • surfing (at Unstad)
  • cycling tours - there is a dedicated cycling route on Moskenes (south to north), which is a cycle-path part the public road. There is a dedicated cycling ferry between Ballstad (Vestvagoy) and Nusfjord (Flakstadoya) that allows cyclists to avoid the steep Nappstraum tunnel. For most of its length, The cycling route runs along the coastline and is generally flat.

Port Lofoten Islands cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Lofoten Islands, Norway. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

Day Ship Arrival Departure Next Port of Call
1 April, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With Bronnoysund, Norway
2 April, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge Bronnoysund, Norway
2 April, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
3 April, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord Bronnoysund, Norway
3 April, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
4 April, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordstjernen Sommaroy Island, Norway
4 April, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
4 April, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald Tromso, Norway
5 April, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
5 April, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten Bronnoysund, Norway
6 April, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
7 April, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
7 April, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys Bronnoysund, Norway
8 April, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
8 April, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp Bronnoysund, Norway
9 April, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
9 April, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken Bronnoysund, Norway
10 April, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys Bronnoysund, Norway
10 April, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
11 April, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen Bronnoysund, Norway
11 April, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Spitsbergen Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
12 April, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With Bronnoysund, Norway
12 April, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
13 April, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge Bronnoysund, Norway
13 April, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
14 April, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord Bronnoysund, Norway
14 April, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
15 April, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
15 April, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald Bronnoysund, Norway
16 April, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
16 April, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten Bronnoysund, Norway
17 April, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
18 April, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
18 April, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys Bronnoysund, Norway
19 April, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
19 April, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp Bronnoysund, Norway
20 April, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
20 April, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken Bronnoysund, Norway
21 April, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys Bronnoysund, Norway
21 April, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
22 April, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen Bronnoysund, Norway
22 April, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Spitsbergen Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
23 April, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With Bronnoysund, Norway
23 April, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
24 April, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge Bronnoysund, Norway
24 April, 2018
Tuesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
25 April, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord Bronnoysund, Norway
25 April, 2018
Wednesday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Finnmarken Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
26 April, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordstjernen Svolvaer, Austvagoya Island, Norway
26 April, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Polarlys Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
26 April, 2018
Thursday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Kong Harald Bronnoysund, Norway
27 April, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Vesteralen Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
27 April, 2018
Friday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Lofoten Bronnoysund, Norway
28 April, 2018
Saturday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Richard With Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
29 April, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordnorge Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
29 April, 2018
Sunday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordlys Bronnoysund, Norway
30 April, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Trollfjord Vesteralen Islands, Sortland, Norway
30 April, 2018
Monday
Hurtigruten Cruises cruise lineMS Nordkapp Bronnoysund, Norway

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