8 days in Lofoten Islands Itinerary

8 days in Lofoten Islands Itinerary

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Fly to Bodø Airport, Drive to Henningsvaer
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Henningsvaer
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kabelvag, Austvagoya
— 2 nights
Drive
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Leknes, Vestvagoy
— 2 nights
Drive
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Nusfjord
— 1 night
Drive to Bodø Airport, Fly to London

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Henningsvaer — 2 nights

On the 14th (Tue), take in the awesome beauty at Glomtinden and then hike along Festvagtind Hike. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Henningsvaer, view the masterpieces at Galleri Lofoten, and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Henningsvaer trip planning app.

London, UK to Henningsvaer is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from London in June, with highs in Henningsvaer at 15°C and lows at 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kabelvag.
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Kabelvag, Austvagoya — 2 nights

Kabelvåg is a village in the municipality of Vågan in Nordland county, Norway. On the 16th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Lofoten Krigsminnenmuseum, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Floya, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at Lofoten Glass AS and then contemplate the long history of Lofoten Museum.

To find other places to visit and more tourist information, read our Kabelvag travel route builder.

Kabelvag is very close to Henningsvaer. In June, daily temperatures in Kabelvag can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Leknes.
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Leknes, Vestvagoy — 2 nights

Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Lofotr Viking Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at Rambergstranda Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: see the sights as you ascend with Holandsmelen Hiking Trail, then take in the awesome beauty at Himmeltinden, and then shop like a local with Lofoten Surfsenter.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Leknes itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Kabelvag to Leknes in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In June in Leknes, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Nusfjord.
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Nusfjord — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Flakstad Beach.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Nusfjord online trip maker.

Nusfjord is very close to Leknes. In June in Nusfjord, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 8°C at night. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.
Adventure · Tours · Outdoors · Beaches
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