Bike rental - Discover Vesterålen by Bicycle
2017-02-28 02:06You can chart out a suitable daily route that let you travel at your own speed, and enjoy as much as possible of the region. The routes are easy to cycle, with very little hilly terrain and many stretches that are practically free of motorised traffic. In other words, the roads are suitable for bicy
Boreal Transport Nord AS, avd. Vesteralen
2017-02-27 23:06Sit back in your seat and feel the smell of dried fish in Lofoten, enjoy the midnight sun at North Cape or visit Europe's biggest Viking longhouse at Borg in Lofoten. On Trondenes outside the festival city of Harstad, you can charge the Adolf cannon. See the wild salmon in Alta river, visit idyllic
2017-02-27 18:07The Vesteråls Museum can show off the stately Melbo farmhouse where the founder Christian Frederiksen and his family lived. We provide a 12 minute slideshow that captures the atmosphere and gives an overview of the activities that took place at Melbu in the beginning of the 19th Century. In addition
The Coastal Express Museum - Museum Nord
2017-02-27 18:06The national museum foundation for the coastal express at Stokmarknes. Exhibitions of authentic rooms and environments, photographs, paintings, model ships, historical films, videos and a multi-media show lasting 20 min. Wheelchair user friendly. The coastal express M/S «Finnmarken» from 1956 is an
Jennestad old trading post - Museum Nord
2017-02-27 17:07The old Trading Post at Jennestad (8 km from Sortland): An old trading post, located by the sea, easily accessible by boat – as it should be in the old days. Time has stood still after the closing of the shop in 1982. The shelves offers authentic products of all kinds, and you may also visit the old
Andøya Space Centre – Spaceship Aurora
2017-02-23 13:01Visit Andøya Space Center in Vesterålen and get an experience for life. Join our mission, explore the northern lights, and learn more about space exploration at our exciting visitor center, Spaceship Aurora! At Spaceship Aurora, we offer activities for adventurers of all ages. We offer guided tours
Whale safari with RIB - Sea Safari Andenes
2017-02-24 15:07We offer you a once in a lifetime experience to meet with the great sperm whales! This magnificent species is found in an especially nutrient-rich area northwest of Andenes. Now you can experience whale watching even closer to sea level from a RIB boat (rigid inflatable boat).
Whale safari in Andenes
2017-02-24 12:25Whale Safari Ltd
The Whale and Dolphin Society has given as the following commendation:
« Whalesafari Ltd. Andenes - The world’s largest and most successful Arctic whale watching operation».
Andenes is the northernmost point in the world where you can observe spermaceti whales. Since 1988 we h
Arctic Whale Tours
2017-02-28 02:06Welcome to the kingdom of whales with Arctic Whale Tours! We are located in the village of Stø on Langøya, from where we arrange sea safaris with sperm whales as the main attraction. Stø is one of most active line-fishing villages in Norway and as a guest with us, you'll get to experience the histor
Bø Museum - Museum Nord
2017-02-27 22:06The museum is located in beautiful natural surroundings by the seaside, Vinjesjøen.
Visit Parkvoll, formerly the bailiff´s residence, where you will find special emphasis to the female author Regine Normann.
Regine Normann is well known for her work with both fairytales and novels.
Norwegian Fishing Industry Museum
2017-02-27 18:06The national fishing industry museum was established in the spring of 1991 as a public institution, and was named Norsk Fiskeindustrimuseum. The University of Tromsø, University of Bergen, NHH Bergen, Norges sildesalgslag, Sildemelfabrikkenes landsforening, LO, SND, Vesterålen regionråd, Hadsel komm
Øksnes museum - Museum Nord
2017-02-27 18:07The Øksnes of today emerges as a high-tech fishing village, based on several thousand years of experience. Fishing has been going on in Øksnes since the Stone Age. With the help of archaeogical finds and sites, together with written sources, we can follow developments in the fishing villages from th
Aquaculture Centre – Visit a Norwegian Salmon Farm
2017-02-27 18:08Visit a real fish farm!
Norway is the world's largest producer of Atlantic salmon, and around 14 million people around the world enjoy Norwegian salmon every day! Along with fishery, aquaculture is the main industry in Vesterålen, providing valuable opportunities for employment and settlement alo