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Norway Lofoten Winter Highlights, 5 Days

  • Off the beaten track
The favorite season to visit the Lofoten Islands is winter - its vibrant Arctic colors and the Northern Lights will astound! As you drive, ferry, and snowshoe across cascading, craggy peaks and spectacular fjords, authentic medieval towns and Viking territory, sampling amazing local food along the way, your experiences will make this trip memorable and unique. Time to visit: January thro...

The favorite season to visit the Lofoten Islands is winter - its vibrant Arctic colors and the Northern Lights will astound! As you drive, ferry, and snowshoe across cascading, craggy peaks and spectacular fjords, authentic medieval towns and Viking territory, sampling amazing local food along the way, your experiences will make this trip memorable and unique. 

Time to visit: January through April

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Winter sports
    Winter sports
  • Local cuisine
    Local cuisine
  • Mountain
    Mountain
  • Fishing
    Fishing
  • Countryside
    Countryside

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Welcome to the Lofoten Islands

The journey begins...
• From the airport, transfer to the ferry for a sail
   over the Vestfjord
• From Moskenes Quay, pick up your hire car and
   head to Reine for photos
• Enjoy a good night sleep in your own water-front
   fishermen cabin

Visited:
Bodø Moskenes Reine

Day 2: Snowshoeing With a Backdrop

The eyes have it...
• Delight your senses with fjords and steep
   polished mountains
• Formed by glaciers and natural forces, this
   backdrop takes your breath away
• Stay one more night in your cabin in Reine

Visited:
Reine

Day 3: Meet the Vikings

A trip back in time...
• Drive through the scenic roads to explore more of
   the Lofoten
• Travel a thousand years back in time and feel
   Viking history
• Continue to Svolvær at your authentic fishermen's
   cabin

Visited:
Svolvær

Day 4: The Coastal Culture and Lofoten Fishery

Fishy experiences...
• A short drive will take you to the medieval town of
   Kabelvåg.
•Meet the Cod- Skrei Experience Centre allows you
   to get close to nature, culture and history
• Enjoy your dinner at the famous local restaurant
   serving fresh fish

Visited:
Svolvær Kabelvåg

Day 5: Departure

Farewell friend...
• Your Lofoten adventure has come to an end and
   great memories have been made
• Take a flight from Svolvær Airport to Bodø, then
   your next destination
• Thank you for visiting Norway, we hope to see you
   again - Ha det!

Visited:
Svolvær Bodø

Bodø Moskenes Reine Svolvær Kabelvåg

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $960 / 5 days
Excluding international flights
2 Persons
Price per person $960

Included in price:

  • Ferryticket Bodø - Moskenes
  • Two nights at the fishermen cabin in Reine including breakfast
  • At Reinefjord: ferry and rental snowshoes/poles for one day
  • Entrance fees of the Viking museum
  • Two nights at fishermen cabin of Svolvær
  • Entrance Kabelvåg museum
  • Trip itinerary description with all kind of stops and must-do/see tips
  • Tour description and vouchers

Not included in price:

  • Flights
  • Car-rental
  • Meals and drinks not specified
  • Trip cancellation insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Options and extensions
  • Visa fees
  • Airport fees
  • Additional insurance
  • Fluctuations in exchange rate
  • Transfer from airport to ferry

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