Curiosity

Lofoten Islands

Lofoten Islands are off the Norway coast, well within the Artic Circle, nevertheless they have a particular nice weather thanks to the Gulf Stream.

The landscape is diversified with majestic mountains, deep fjords inhabited by several birds colonies, endless beaches.

The Lofoten Islands offer the possibility to experience many activities, like trekking, fishing, surfing and long horseback rides on the beaches.

It is also a natural paradise for addicted to photography, for the amazing phenomenon of the Northern Lights, which takes place in Autumn and Winter and for the Midnight Sun from May to July.

Last but not least, the Islands have important historical attractions, as, for instance, the archeological sites dating back to Middle Age, the oldest finds of the ancient Viking people and several museums telling us the day life of this hard-working people.