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The Helgeland coastline in Northern Norway can offer a unique mix of mountains, islands and beaches Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic Life/IN/Helgeland Reiseliv
The Helgeland coastline in Northern Norway can offer a unique mix of mountains, islands and beaches Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic Life/IN/Helgeland Reiseliv
Hike the Seven Sisters mountain range in Helgeland Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic Life/Helgeland Reiseliv
Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic Life/Helgeland Reiseliv
Photo: Helgeland Reiseliv
Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic life/www.visitnorway.com
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Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic Life DH
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Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic Life DH

Helgeland

Situated right below the Arctic Circle, Helgeland is known for its unique coastline and spectacular mountain formations.
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The Helgeland coastline in Northern Norway can offer a unique mix of mountains, islands and beaches - Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic Life/IN/Helgeland Reiseliv

Helgeland

Situated right below the Arctic Circle, Helgeland is known for its unique coastline and spectacular mountain formations.

Helgeland

Source: Visitnorway

Explore Helgeland

What to do in Helgeland

Go island hopping on a bike, paddle in a sea kayak, explore a cave or go hiking in the mountains dotted along Helgeland.

Attractions in Helgeland

A UNESCO World Heritage site, a Viking long house, a mountain with a hole through it, puffins and eider ducks are among the attractions in Helgeland.

Eating in Helgeland

Helgeland's culinary traditions span fish and seafood, bread, cakes, dairy products and meat. Here are a few places where you can try the local fare.

Getting to Helgeland and around

Getting to Helgeland is easy whether you choose to drive, fly, catch a train or travel by Hurtigruten!

Hiking in Helgeland

Put on your boots and get ready for outdoor adventures in Helgeland. Here, hiking fun is available for both experts and beginners.

Shopping in Helgeland

Buy art and handicrafts directly from local artists. The Helgeland region also has several modern shopping centres.

Where to stay in Helgeland

Stay in a traditional Norwegian fisherman's cabin, in an authentic small hotel on the coast or in a historic hotel in Mosjøen or Mo i Rana.

Listings for this area

Find providers and contact information

About Helgeland

Tourist information for Helgeland

You will find four tourist information centers to help you plan your trip to the Helgeland Region.

Key facts about Helgeland

Helgeland is a large and majestic region covering 18,000 square kilometers in the southern part of the county of Nordland.

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