Water activity

Svolvaer: Lofoten Islands 5-Hour Tour with Photographer

4.7 / 5

25 reviews

Activity provider: Lofoten Lights
Water activity

Svolvaer: Lofoten Islands 5-Hour Tour with Photographer

Activity provider: Lofoten Lights

From US$ 100.28 per person

Discover the northern side of the archipelago. Capture the beauty of its natural habitats and picturesque villages with the help of a skilled photographer.

About this activity

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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Italian
Pickup included
Pickup from your hotel in Svolvær.
Small group
Limited to 15 participants


  • Enjoy the beauty of the white-sanded Haukland beach
  • Visit Hog and admire its steep granite peaks
  • Breathe the atmosphere of the past in Hennigsvær
  • Get photo tips from your skilled guide
  • Benefit from a small group tour for a more intimate experience
Full description
See the most spectacular locations that these islands offer, both natural, historical, and cultural. Sit on pure white beaches facing a crystal sea to admire imposing mountains and magnificent cliffs, where the waves of the North Sea break. Visit archaeological sites and learn the story of the Viking population and the origins of this land. Walk amongst the old Rorbu (fishermen’s houses) in the different, colorful villages of the islands. Take the chance to taste the various typical products of these islands in some characteristic local restaurants. Explore the area's unspoilt nature, the most genuine and extraordinary part of this beautiful archipelago. Drive through Gimsøy Island and its amazing white sandy beaches, lakes, mountains, landscape and historical wooden church. Continue to Bøstad and stop to marvel at the panoramic view. Move on to the Vestfjord side for the chance to visit Henningsvær, the Venice of the north and Kabelvåg. In these old fishing villages, breath in the history and atmosphere of the ancient times, as fishermen used to gather here to participate in the cod fishing season. More and more famous photographers and artists gather up here each year to catch the beauty of these islands. The magnificent northern lights have inspired and continue to inspire artists from all over the world. Search for the best spots and learn you how to use your camera to capture the beautiful sights.
  • Licensed driver
  • Authorized guide and photographer
  • Basic photo instructions
  • Transport by minivan
  • Tripod (on request)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Svolvær or Kabelvåg
  • Entrance fees
  • Meals

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Important information

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  • The excursion may be canceled in case of bad weather
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 25 reviews

Review summary

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February 10, 2023

Our guide (Andrea) showed us around and stopped at some amazing scenic views. He also had a wide knowledge about the surroundings, everyday life and more.

January 30, 2023

January 3, 2023

Product ID: 176664