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Norway Northern lights and snowshoeing in Lofoten

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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

Customisable trip itinerary

This tour idea is fully customisable

The itinerary has been created by our local agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and 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:
BodøMoskenes, 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:
SvolværKabelvåg

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:
SvolværBodø

Bodø Moskenes Reine Svolvær Kabelvåg

Price details

This tour idea is fully customisable

The price reflects this specific tour 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.

For 2 Adults
Season Price Per Adult
Prices Starting From
November 2019 to December 2020 £760

Included in price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • In-trip ground transportation
  • Activities according to your customized trip
  • Airport transfers
  • 24/7 local agency support
  • Trip creation with an expert local agent

Not included in price:

  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Service gratuities
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
Book your flights to Norway
International flights are not included in this trip. Thanks to our partnership with Option Way, you can take advantage of booking your flights directly with your local agent.
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  • All-inclusive prices with no hidden fees
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