The fishing village Nyksund was former a lively and important fishing village. Located on the far/north side of the Vesterålen islands, the surroundings are beautiful but harsh. In the early 1970s, Nyksund was abandoned and turned into a ghost village.
Decades later, Nyksund slowly started to come to life again, and today it has res-erected as a place for cultural experiences, overnight accommodation, food and various activities, located in the quaint, old sea wharfs /sea houses. Take the opportunity to learn more of the fascinating history of this fishing village. During summer, several guided tours are being arranged. Groups should pre-book. NOK 60 pr person. Entrance museum NOK 60. NOK 100 if you choose both museum and guided tour.