15 days in Nordland Itinerary

15 days in Nordland Itinerary

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Ferry to Ålesund rutebilstasjon hurtigbåtkai, Fly to Bodo
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Bodo
— 4 nights
Fly
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Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 3 nights
Drive
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Flakstadoy
— 2 nights
Drive
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Svolvaer
— 3 nights
Drive
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Andenes
— 1 night
Drive
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Narvik
— 1 night
Fly to Alesund, Ferry to Geiranger

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Bodo

— 4 nights
Bodo is known for museums, beaches, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Saltstraumen, get up close to creatures of the deep with Arctic Rib Event, see the interesting displays at Bodo Domkirke, and stroll through Bodomarka.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Bodo online itinerary planner.

Geiranger to Bodo is an approximately 10-hour combination of ferry and flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Leknes.

Things to do in Bodo

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Leknes, Vestvagoy

— 3 nights
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Leknes is known for beaches, nature, and trails. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Lofotr Viking Museum, pick up some local products at Lofoten Gaardsysteri, get a taste of the local shopping with Galleri2, and appreciate the views at Himmeltinden.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Leknes day trip app.

You can fly from Bodo to Leknes in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In June in Leknes, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Flakstadoy.

Things to do in Leknes

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Trails

Side Trips

Flakstadoy

— 2 nights
On the 26th (Sat), take in the waterfront at Nusfjord Fishing Village, look for gifts at Steinbiten, then kick back and relax at Rambergstranda Beach, and finally step off the mainland to explore Lofoten Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Smeden i Sund/Sund Fiskerimuseum, then hike along Reinebringen, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kvalvika Beach.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Flakstadoy visit website.

Flakstadoy is just a stone's throw from Leknes. In June, daytime highs in Flakstadoy are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Svolvaer.

Things to do in Flakstadoy

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Trails

Side Trips

Svolvaer

— 3 nights
The largest town on the Lofoten Islands, Svolvaer serves as a good base from which to launch your tour of the archipelago.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Svolvaer: Henningsvaer (in Henningsvaer) and Gimsoy Landhandel Lofoten (in Gimsoysand). Next up on the itinerary: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take in the awesome beauty at Floya, hike along Tjeldbergtind, and take in the exciting artwork at Northern Norway Art Centre.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Svolvaer trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Flakstadoy to Svolvaer by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. June in Svolvaer sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Andenes.

Things to do in Svolvaer

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trips

Andenes

— 1 night
Andenes is a village and former municipality in the Vesterålen district of Nordland county, Norway. On the 1st (Thu), head outdoors with Sea Safari Andenes and then get up close to creatures of the deep with Whalesafari Andenes.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Andenes travel planning app.

You can drive from Svolvaer to Andenes in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Andenes are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Narvik.

Things to do in Andenes

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Narvik

— 1 night
or Áhkanjárga is the third-largest town and municipality in Nordland county, Norway by population. On the 2nd (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Narvik Krigsmuseum and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Narvik Church.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Narvik using our trip planner.

You can drive from Andenes to Narvik in 4 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Andenes in July: high temperatures in Narvik hover around 20°C and lows are around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Narvik

Museums · Historic Sites

Nordland travel guide

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History Museums · Specialty Museums · Beaches
Best known for the surrounding natural scenery, Norland features a landscape of steep mountains near the sea and flat lowlands. Heavily reliant on tourism, the county also boasts thriving fishing and offshore petroleum industries. Norland possesses one of the least polluted coastal areas in Europe and offers easy access to the World Heritage-listed archipelago of over 6,000 islands, which are recognized for preserving the simple and sustainable way of life practiced by Norway's fishermen for over a thousand years. The county also serves as the gateway for the famous Lofoten Islands, known for their picture-perfect fishing villages, deep fjords, and tall peaks.