36 days in Nordland Itinerary

36 days in Nordland Itinerary

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Bronnoy Municipality
— 3 nights
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Mosjoen
— 3 nights
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Mo i Rana
— 4 nights
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Bodo
— 3 nights
Fly to Evenes, Bus to Narvik
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Narvik
— 2 nights
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Sulitjelma
— 1 night
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Maloy
— 2 nights
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Reine, Moskenesoy
— 2 nights
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Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 3 nights
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Svolvaer
— 3 nights
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Stokmarknes
— 2 nights
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Risoyhamn
— 2 nights
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Bleik, Andoya
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Bronnoy Municipality — 3 nights

Your inner history buff will appreciate Somna Church and Bronnoy Kirke. Get outdoors at Bronnoysundbrua and The Bollman's Road. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bronnoy Municipality: Vega (Vegaoyan -The Vega Archipelago, E-huset Aerfuglmuseum, &more).

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bronnoy Municipality journey planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Bronnoy Municipality is an approximately 28-hour car ride. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Brussels in March: highs in Bronnoy Municipality hover around 5°C, while lows dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can go by car to Mosjoen.
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Mosjoen — 3 nights

Get in touch with nature at The Seven Sisters and Laksforsen Waterfall. Change things up with these side-trips from Mosjoen: Utsikten Hiking Trail (in Nesna) and Sandnessjoen (Asen Tursti, Vindenes Hus, &more).

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Mosjoen day trip planning app.

You can drive from Bronnoy Municipality to Mosjoen in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Bronnoy Municipality in March, Mosjoen is slightly colder at night with lows of -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Mo i Rana.
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Mo i Rana — 4 nights

Visiting Skillevollen Alpinsenter and Setergrotta will get you outdoors. Change things up with a short trip to Tursti til Sjoforsen in Korgen (about 1h 5 min away).

To see more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Mo i Rana driving holiday planning site.

Traveling by car from Mosjoen to Mo i Rana takes 1.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bodo.
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Bodo — 3 nights

Get some historical perspective at Ronvik Church and Kjerringoy Church. Get in touch with nature at Bodomarka and Mjelle.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Bodo trip planner.

You can drive from Mo i Rana to Bodo in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Narvik.
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Narvik — 2 nights

or Áhkanjárga is the third-largest town and municipality in Nordland county, Norway by population. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): stroll through Narvikfjellet. On the 12th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Narvik museum, take in the awesome beauty at Tverrfjellet, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Narvik Church, then get lost in a book at Narvik Bibliotek, and finally get engrossed in the history at Narvik Krigsmuseum.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Narvik online trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Bodo to Narvik in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. April in Narvik sees daily highs of 6°C and lows of 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Sulitjelma.
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Sulitjelma — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): see a world frozen in time at Sulitjelma besoeksgruver.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Sulitjelma trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Narvik to Sulitjelma in 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in April, and nighttime lows around 0°C. You'll set off for Maloy on the 14th (Sun).
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Maloy — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): get great views at Hendanes fyr.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Maloy day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Sulitjelma to Maloy takes 3 hours. In April, daytime highs in Maloy are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. You'll set off for Reine on the 16th (Tue).
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Reine, Moskenesoy — 2 nights

The locals came to Reine to catch cod; visitors come to catch the views.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): head off the coast to Lofoten Island and then steep yourself in history at Nusfjord Fishing Village. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Kvalvika Beach, stroll through Rambergstranda Beach, and then trek along Reinebringen.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Reine trip planner.

Traveling by car from Maloy to Reine takes 6.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Reine can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Leknes.
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Leknes, Vestvagoy — 3 nights

Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Step out of the city life by going to Haukland Beach and Uttakleiv Beach. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Lofotr Viking Museum, look for gifts at The Glasblower At Vikten, hike along Justadtinden, and appreciate the views at Himmeltinden.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Leknes itinerary planner.

Traveling by journey from Reine to Leknes takes 1.5 hours. April in Leknes sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Svolvaer.
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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Lofoten Museum and Kabelvag Church. Get in touch with nature at Fishing Charters & Tours and Nord Norsk Klatreskole. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Magic Ice Lofoten, view the masterpieces at Northern Norway Art Centre, shop like a local with Gallery Dagfinn Bakke, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at The Lofoten Aquarium.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Svolvaer trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Leknes to Svolvaer takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Svolvaer, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can go by car to Stokmarknes.
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Stokmarknes — 2 nights

Stokmarknes is a small town in the municipality of Hadsel in Nordland county, Norway. On the 25th (Thu), relax in the rural setting at Inga Sami Siida, view the masterpieces at Jennestad Trading Post, see the interesting displays at Hurtigrutemuseet, then take in the exciting artwork at Galleri Uver, and finally see the interesting displays at Vesteralen Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Moysalen nasjonalpark.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Stokmarknes travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Svolvaer to Stokmarknes takes 2 hours. In April, daytime highs in Stokmarknes are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Risoyhamn.
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Risoyhamn — 2 nights

Risøyhamn is a village on the southern part of the island of Andøya in the municipality of Andøy in Nordland county, Norway. On the 27th (Sat), look for gifts at Alveland Cafe & Shop and then head off the coast to Andoya. Keep things going the next day: get outside with Husky Andoy, experience rural life at Nordtun Gard, and then hike along Dronningruta.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Risoyhamn itinerary tool.

You can drive from Stokmarknes to Risoyhamn in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 4°C in April, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bleik.
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Bleik, Andoya — 2 nights

Bleik is a fishing village in the municipality of Andøy in Nordland county, Norway. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bleikstranda, get curious at Spaceship Aurora - Visitor Center of Andoya Space, then take a tour by water with Sea Safari Andenes, and finally see the interesting displays at Polar Museum Andenes.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Bleik online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Risoyhamn to Bleik by car takes about an hour. In April, daytime highs in Bleik are 4°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. You'll set off for home on the 30th (Tue).
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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.
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