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Take the cable car up to the Lavvo at the top of the mountain in Narvik - Photo: Pål Jakobsen
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Take the cable car up to the Lavvo at the top of the mountain in Narvik Photo: Pål Jakobsen

What to Do in Narvik

The Ofotfjord is the perfect location for fishing. For those who love mountaineering, Narvik is surrounding by fantastic mountains

Skiing

In recent years, Narvik has become world famous for its unique skiing facilities during winter with breathtaking views of fjords and mountains. In addition to an extensive network of cross-country skiing, there is also unlimited scope for off-piste skiing. Read more about skiing and other winter activities in Narvik here.

Snowshoeing

Snowshoeing is a great way to get out and about in the fantastic winter environment that surrounds Narvik.

Wilderness tours and outdoor adventures

The company Villmarkstur specializes in grouse hunting, fishing and hiking summer or winter.

The Navvy trek to Rombaksbotn

The old access road brings you from Bjørnfjell or Katterat station down to Rombaksbotn. In 1997 this area received the annual prize as Norway’s finest outdoor area.

A flight to remember

Fly over fantastic landscape and experience a flight of a lifetime by helicopter and let the magic of the Arctic scenery pass by beneath you.

A Harley adventure

The Northern Norwegian Harley-Davidson club offers trips to the Arctic North either on a snowmobile or on the back of a Harley-Davidson.

Wreck diving

During the dramatic days in early April 1940, more than 50 planes and 46 ships where shot down or sunk. As a result Narvik is now one of the most exciting places in the world for wreck diving.

Mountain biking

Narvikfjellet Mountain has probably one of Scandinavia’s best downhill tracks. A relaxing atmosphere and the midnight sun are bonuses when mountain biking in Narvik.

Riding in Skjomen

Narvik Riding School in Skjomen is an oasis for people and animals.

Indoor climbing

Northern Norway’s most challenging indoor climbing wall is located in Narvik.

Play golf under the midnight sun at Skjomen Golf Park

Despite the fact that the golf course is located at 68 degrees northern latitude, 124 miles above the Arctic Circle - the climate is good for golf during the summer.

Narvik Theatre

Concerts, music events and theatre.

Please note: Narvik is a small destination so some of the activities you may want to take part in, have to be pre-booked.

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Last updated:  2014-08-21
Go climbing in Narvik, either indoors or out in the fresh arctic air - Photo: Børge Soleng
Go climbing in Narvik, either indoors or out in the fresh arctic air
You'll find a climbing park in the mountains in Narvik - Photo: Rune Dahl
You'll find a climbing park in the mountains in Narvik

Interest:  Climbing, Diving, Skiing, Winter without skis, Wildlife safari, Arctic Norway, Coast and coastal culture

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Take the cable car up to the Lavvo at the top of the mountain in Narvik - Photo: Pål Jakobsen

What to Do in Narvik

The Ofotfjord is the perfect location for fishing. For those who love mountaineering, Narvik is surrounding by fantastic mountains

What to Do in Narvik

Source: Visitnorway

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Discover Narvik's historic attractions and its abundant natural treasures, both of which remain undiscovered to many people.

Winter in Narvik

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About Narvik

Narvik

Narvik tempts you with wild, dramatic and beautiful Arctic experiences such as the northern lights in winter and wildlife safaris during summer.

Key facts about Narvik

Narvik is the third largest town in the county of Nordland, with a population of 18,473 inhabitants.

Tourist information in Narvik

The tourist office is located in the town centre. Feel free to visit the tourist information for advice, ideas, inspiration and general information.

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