Lofoten Islands, Norway

Cruises To Leknes

This island city is Norway's most populous municipality. The harbor town is a shopping mecca in the Lofoten islands, boasting a range of stores. The rocky surrounding cliffs and pristine waters offers picturesque views.


  • Port Name & Location
    Loften Cruise Port
    Ship will ANCHOR OFF SHORE at this port.
  • Time Zone
    EET (Eastern European Time)
    UTC/GMT +2 hours
  • Language
    The local language is Norwegian. Say "goodbye" in Norwegian: "ha det bra!"
  • Currency & Shopping
    Norwegian Krone (NOK)
    Hand-made glass, souvenirs and clothing.
    • Best Way to Get Around
      Organized Shore Excursions for sightseeing. Buses are available.
    • Famous For
      Leknes is a town in Nordland County, Norway, known for its fishing culture and beautiful surroundings, offering plenty to see and do outdoors such as hiking and kayaking.
    • Fun Fact #1
      Leknes has some of the most stunning natural surroundings in Norway, including mountains and white, sandy beaches.
    • Fun Fact #2
      During the Norwegian summer season, the sun never sets north of the Arctic Circle and for a time, the sun is visible 24 hours a day.
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