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 Lofoten

Lofoten is located in Nordland County. The municipality in Lofoten is Vågan, Moskenes, Vestvågøy, Flakstad, Værøy and Røst.

The total land area amounts to 1,227 sq. km. About 25,000 people live there. The road distance is almost 170 km from Fiskebøl near Vesterålen in the north to Å in the south, where the E10 ends. From Lofotodden, at the south end of Moskenesøy Island, the air distance is more than 60 km to Skomvær, the southernmost point in Lofoten.

Lofoten stretches like a wall of mountains to the southwest in the sea. Between the mainland and the Lofoten Wall lies the Vestfjord. Lofoten consists of mountains and peaks, wide open ocean, sheltered inlets, stretches of seashore and large virgin areas.The Lofoten Islands are said to be one of the most beautiful climbing areas on earth.



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