Haukland Beach Swimming Spot

Majestic beach in Lofoten

Essential info

  • Destination: Lofoten
  • Season: January–December

Stamp and Sauna

Enjoy a couple of relaxing hours in Nusfjord's traditional “stamp”, a wooden bath, and sauna after a long day of hiking.

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About Haukland Beach

Haukland is one of Lofoten's most famous beaches and voted to Norway's best beach. It is located only 10 minutes drive from Leknes. The beach is very accessible with the parking lot right by the beach. 

A visit to Haukland is perfect with a hike to the nearby peaks Himmeltinden or Mannen .

Getting there

From Leknes drive road E10 towards Å. After 6 km take a right on Offersøyveien. You will see a white sign for Haukland beach. Follow Offersøyveien for 2.4 km and take a left when you get to the next intersection. Follow this road for another 5 km until you see the beach on your left-hand side. The parking lot is located on the northern end of the beach right before the tunnel to Utakleiv. 

Facts

  • Camping is not allowed on the beach or at the parking lot

Amenities

  • Public restrooms
  • Free parking

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