Explore the impressive nature of the Lofoten Islands on foot. Nordic walking is fitness walking with specially designed poles. Using sticks has long traditions in cross-country skiing and this technique has been developed for the use of sticks on foot. Nordic walking is a fantastic experience that can be enjoyed both by non-athletes as a health-promoting physical activity, and by athletes as a sport.
Our local guide will take out you to the beautiful landscape around Svolvær, the main town of the Lofoten islands. You do not have to go far to experience wild forests and valleys, hidden lakes and steep mountains. You will get to know stories about life in the area and people who have learned to respect and adapt to the mighty nature of Lofoten. At the same time you will learn how to use Nordic walking technique that leads to strengthening of both the body and the psyche. You do not need a Nordic walking experience; the technique is easy to learn and you will get an activity that is unique because the most of your muscles get active.
This tour is suitable for those who wish a fresh and easy sport activity combined with peace and calmness in the finest nature. This route goes some places up and down the hills in different hiking areas, therefore a reasonable level of physical fitness is welcome.
We arrange Nordic walking tours throughout the year. From October to March you can experience Nordic walking under Northern Lights.
Duration: 2,5 hours
High season 01. 06. - 31.08. 10:00 – 12:30 daily
28. 5 - 16.7. Midnight Sun tour 22:30 – 01:00 daily
Low season 01.09 - 31. 05. 14:00 – 16:30 Tuesday and
10:00 – 12:30 Saturday.
01.10 – 31.03. Northern Lights tour 20:00 – 22:30 (depending on weather conditions)
Other times on request.
If weather conditions are bad, the tour may be cancelled or arranged another day, we will then let you know in advance.
NOK 690,- per person
Midnight Sun tour: NOK 900,- per person
Northern Lights tour: NOK 790,- per person
Minimum: 2 persons.
Maximum: 10 persons.
Meetingpoint by the Tourist information in the main square, Svolvær.
Included in price:
• Nordic walking sticks.
• English, german, russian and polish speaking guide.
We also arrange group tours and tailor-made tours according to customer request.