Reine - The Fishing Village of Å


Included in your cruise (free)

Difficulty level

Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed

Booking code



1-2 hours


Read practical information below

  • Explore a well-preserved fishing village

  • Enjoy beautiful scenery at the tip of the Lofoten Islands

  • Learn about the history of the Lofoten fisheries

  • Walk through a unique outdoor museum

Located at the western tip of the archipelago, Å is a unique historical attraction. Here, you’ll find one of the best-preserved old fishing villages in Norway, offering a variety of opportunities to experience life in the Lofoten fisheries through the last 250 years. 

While in Å, you can explore the several old buildings that make up the outdoor Norwegian Fishing Village Museum. After a brief introduction by a guide, have a stroll around Å at your leisure. See the boat house with traditional wooden boats, the old grocery store, or the home of a fisherman’s family.  

Or simply stop and take in the views. After all, here at the end of the road, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, you are in one of the most unique places in the world.

Practical information

  • This is a self-guided excursion, so you can explore the village of Å at your leisure. This is a self-guided experience. 

  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Warm outdoor clothing is required in winter. 

  • Wheelchair accessible: No.