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“white sand” (8 reviews)
“sunny day” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Haukland, Leknes 8370, Norway
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go there and you will get amazed...promise to leave nothing but your footsteps. If you are lucky to be there on a sunny day you will be tempted to go for a swim even if water is always cool! Good chance to see seals and...More

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok, we are spoiled by huge, dazzling, deserted shell sand beaches at home so perhaps this was why we were underwhelmed by this one.It's nice but not wow.Worth a longish trip just to see it? No. It is however, a white sand beach which makes...More

Thank Scotlandmac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Locals tell us they swim in it when the sun is out. Locals must be 85% of polar bear extraction. Brrrr. It's a small little cove of sand and clear turquoise water (even on an absolutely miserable day like the day we visited). When life...More

Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Beautiful area for photography. The colour of the water and the white sand is breathtaking with mountains in the background.

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful and peaceful beach. We spent one night here. We also hiked to top Mannen, amazing views there.

1  Thank Jondeli
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

It is a nice beach but not sure it is worth the effort to drive over. Go see it if you have the time. We spent about two hours there. The walk was okay in parts... more dramatic landscapes and vistas available on other parts...More

Thank preetik123
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We came on a day that was beautifully sunny, then became overcast then rained. The beach is Beautiful in every weather and we loved it. The color of the water, the views: yes!

Thank viaggiatrice23
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The beach itself is clean, clear and nestled among the towering mountains. It is more like a private beach, lacking the hustle and bustle of a beach- other than some RVs and bikes, not many people there. The drive to the beach is as in...More

Thank Shaheen F
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We went here and were mesmerised by the beautiful view. The beach is very nice and the sight of water very refreshing. The mountain backdrop makes it even more beautiful.

Thank lovepowers
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Passed this beautiful beach when hiking Veggen. Beautiful beach, even in rainy weather. Its popular so you will not be completely alone there.

Thank AfromN
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20 August 2016|
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Response from Heid25 | Reviewed this property |
Google search car/campervan/motorhome hire. Pick it up in either Lofotens or the mainland. You can easily put the vehicle on the ferry. If you hire a car, you'll need to find accommodation unless you want to sleep in the... More
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14 January 2016|
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Response from Waffledigger | Reviewed this property |
Its free.. Wild camping in general is free in Norway (as one of few things:) You can camp anywhere for up to two days as long as you are more than 150 meters or about 500 feet away from the closest habitated building. In... More