Posted on 09/01/2020
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From Svolvær: Lofoten Islands Full-Day Cruise  

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Take a full-day cruise to the beautiful Lofoten Islands and admire abundant wildlife, the spectacular Norwegian fjords, and picturesque villages. During your full-day cruise to Lofoten islands enjoy several stops and capture with your camera amazing scenes.

DURATION: 7 hours/hop on hop off
MEETING POINT: Port of Svolvær. Your boat, Aurora Explorer, will be waiting for you
LANGUAGE/S: English
DEPARTURE TIME: 11.00 am
OPENING SEASONS: 15th of May – 15th of September, daily departures
WHO CAN COME: This is a family-friendly tour

Highlights

◾ Learn about the local history and culture by your local English-speaking guide
◾ Enjoy cruising the spectacular Norwegian fjords and Marvel at picturesque illages
◾ Benefit from the hop off/hop on arrangements possible

What is included

✔ Transportation, life jacket, hot drinks, biscuits, winter warm suit
✖ Hotel pickup and drop-off
✖ Food and drinks

Description

Start your full-day cruise to Lofoten Islands with an introduction to local history and culture by your local English-speaking guide before your departure. You will be shown short documentaries and presentations about the area, history, wildlife, and the eco-system in the Arctic.

Your full-day cruise from Svolvær starts at 11:00 am, before arriving in Henningsvær at around 11:30 am. You will later depart Henningsvær 11:45 am heading to your next stop, Balstad. The final stop before you begin your return journey will be Reine at 3:00 pm. There you will have a full hour during which you can have a look around, before returning at 4:00 pm.

On the way back to Svolvær you will undergo the same route and stops, so you can choose to stay behind anywhere and still get back home in the afternoon. You will be back in Svolvær at around 6:30 pm

Want to experience more of the local culture? ​​Why don´t hop off in Henningsvær and join the «Full Steam» experience, with storytelling from the Viking age to the mid-1900 regarding the codfish history and culture, stockfish and the important role of the cod liver oil? You are also invited to have a taste of it all! ​​ And great news, you can hop on the boat again on return.

Cutoff time before activity

  • 24 hours

Country

  • Norway