Discover Norway's remote Lofoten Islands on this scenic 8-day itinerary. Set off from the northern mainland town of Bodø and make your way south across the magical archipelago to end your journey on the breathtaking shores of Værøy. Along the way, you'll explore the secluded beaches, rugged mountains, and charming villages of this extraordinary region. With evenings spent in cozy, traditional accommodations and days devoted to a selection of memorable hikes and excursions, this relaxed itinerary is perfect for travelers looking for an intimate, off-the-beaten-path adventure.
Hvitserk of Norway
Hvitserk of Norway strives to show travelers the world of adventure off the beaten path. We want to encourage people to challenge themselves, get out of their comfort zones, and try something brilliant and new. Norway is an incredible country to explore: learning about our nature, sustainable infrastructure, Norwegian culture and philosophies such as Friluftsliv and Dugnad. Not only will our trips broaden your horizons intellectually, we also hope to broaden your personal perspectives, by showing you the world we know and love: the vast natural landscapes of Norway.
On trips with Hvitserk our number one priority is, simply, you. Safety is on top of the list at Hvitserk when considering joining our adventures. We hire guides that are competent, experienced, English-speaking, and fit Hvitserk’s core values:
- Care for the environment
- Knowledgeable and experienced
- Love for nature and adventure
- First aid trained
- And, most importantly, kind, open-minded and flexible
Last, but most important, is our fundamental love for nature, culture, traveling, and adventure. Join a trip with us to experience Norway for yourself! The Hvitserk way.
Featured trips & expertise
Discover the reasons why Norway has become renowned for its epic landscapes as you hike Trolltunga, Preikestolen, and Kjerag. This fast-paced tour is perfect for more experienced hikers who want to see all that Norway has to offer, from its most famous views to its hidden gems, and immerse themselves in this country's awe-inspiring glacial landscape. Hike Trolltunga to see Norway from the edge of a "troll's tongue," climb a glacier in Folgefonna, spot reindeer in Hardangervidda, and more on this 6-day itinerary.
Explore the highlights of the Norwegian fjords on this adventurous journey to the Hardangervidda Mountain Plateau, Aurlandfjorden and Nærøyfjorden by kayak on an overnight trip, and beautiful Bergen. You'll also explore the Navvies' Road by bicycle, hike to the iconic Trolltunga (Troll's Tongue), and trek to Preikestolen (the Pulpit Rock) before ending your Norwegian adventure in Stavanger.
Hiking enthusiasts who seek jaw-dropping scenery will find plenty to gawk at on this five-day road trip. Norway’s second largest island, called Senja, is just as magnificent as the more traveled Lofoten islands. Driving from Tromsø, you'll make your way to the island for two full days of hiking. Finish with a night in Norway's buzzing capital to round out this awesome adventure.
October is an ideal time of year to enjoy Norway's colorful fall scenery in peace and quiet, as travelers are few and far between. This is also when days get shorter, temperatures drop, and the Northern Lights begin to reappear above the Arctic Circle. Find out what to do and where to go with this monthly guide.