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Arctic Summer in The Narvik Region 2016


Welcome to Narvik – the region of contrasts Welcome to the city between the steep mountains and the beautiful fjords. Located in the arctic landscape of Northern Norway we are a region of contrasts, surrounded by astonishing nature, steep mountains and beautiful fjords. With this amazing nature as a backdrop, the region can offer a wide range of activities and experiences.

The Midnight Sun A heavenly experience – enjoy the midnight sun while in the Narvik-region. In this part of Norway during summertime, there is no need for getting up early to seize the day: you have day-

light 24/7. The midnight sun is a phenomenon, which occurs in summer months above the Arctic Circle. This means that the sun never sets, and still at midnight, there is sun light. You can experience the Midnight Sun in the Narvikregion from the middle of May until the end of July. As long as the sky is clear, you will see the phenomenon

Hiking in the Narvik region The Narvik region has several opportunities for hiking in a fantastic nature. For those seeking more extreme hiking and climbing tours Stetind,


both for beginners and intermediate hikers, and you will find more information about it in the brochure. And not at least we have the hiking tour with the Njala family, where you also learn about Sami culture and get to visit the Njalasouka lavvu in the mountains above Beisfjord which have a magnificent view over the Ofoten fjord.

Expereince the great Ofoten Fjord The Narvik region is surrounded by beautiful fjords, where steep mountains dive into the fjords. It is a completely different experience to see the mountains and nature from the seaside – a very overwhelming feeling and absolutely something not to miss out when first visiting this amazing region. The Ofoten fjord also have a very strong war history which you will learn more about on the Fjordcruise tours offered in this brochure.

Photo: PĂĽl Jakobsen

Norways National Mountain, with its 1392 meter above sea level is spectacular. From Narvik you can go on guided tours to Stetind, both for those who are more extreme but also for those who just want to take great photos of this majestic mountain. Read more about these tours in the brochure. Rallarveien, The Navvy Road, is a very popular hiking trail which takes you from the Swedish Lappland all the way to the beautiful Rombaksfjord. Here you can decide yourself if you want to start from Sweden where the Navvy Road begins, or you can take a shorter version and hike the 6 km from the Katterat Station. Both guided hiking tours and on your own hiking is available and you can read more about these in the brochure. Narvik city also has its own Gondola, which takes you from the city to 656 meter above sea level in 8 minutes. This is perfect to explore the mountain, Fagernesfjellet, either on your own, or on a guided tour. Narvikfjellet offers different hiking tours,


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Experience Narvikfjellet Narvikfjellet is a well-known winter destination for skiing and other winter sports, but also offer activities during the summer. Did you know you could experience the midnight sun from the Mountain Restaurant from June 17th to July 24th, or hike up to the top of the mountain (Tredjetoppen 1272) and experience the spectacular view across the mountain chains and the border to Sweden? You can even ride some of Norway's toughest downhill slopes, or embark on a milder variation of trail riding. Walking from downtown to the mountain restaurant is though still the most usual and well-known activity as it suit everyone (45 min - 1 hr walk). Period June 17th – August 28th Duration June 17th – July 24th: 13.00-01.00 (Midnight sun season) July 25th – August 28th: 13.00 – 20.00 Meeting place At the cable car bottom station

Price cable car Roundtrip Adult (18<): NOK 160 Roundtrip Youth (7-17): NOK 110 Roundtrip Children (>6): Free Daypass Bike Adult: NOK 360 Daypass Bike Youth: NOK 295 All hiking is free Included in the price Roundtrip to the Mountain Station/Mountain Restaurant 656 m Refreshments and guided tours are additional. Requirements Note that all travelers must have appropriate clothing and shoes to walk down from the Top Station if we have to close the cable car due to windy conditions. Alternative transport will only be offered on special occasions. Number of participants No minimum number of participants Booking and contact info Narvikfjellet.no E-mail: Post@narvikfjellet.no

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Cable Car roundtrip 656 m The cable car takes you to the Mountain Restaurant, 656 meters above sea level. At the Mountain Restaurant you can enjoy a panoramic view of the Ofotfjord and the mountain chains around the city, amongst them "The Sleeping Queen" as the most famous of them all. On sunny days, you can even spot the mountains of the Lofoten islands in the distance. The cable car uses about 8 minutes on the 1810 meter long ride from the cable car bottom station up to the top station. The capacity is 350 passengers per hours, and the cable car is operative both summer and winter. Period June 17th – August 28th Duration June 17th – July 24th: 13.00-01:00 (Midnight sun season) July 25th – August 28th: 13.00 – 20.00 Meeting place At the cable car bottom station.

Price Adult (18<): NOK 160 Youth (7-17): NOK 110 Children (>6): Free Included in the price Roundtrip to the Mountain Station/Mountain Restaurant 656 m Refreshments are additional Requirements Note that all travelers must have appropriate clothing and shoes to walk down from the Top Station if we have to close the cable car due to windy conditions. Alternative transport will only be offered on special occasions. Number of participants No minimum number of participants. Booking Book online visitnarvik.com

Contact Info www.narvikfjellet.no E-mail: Post@narvikfjellet.no

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Guided hike to the top of Narvik (Tredjetoppen 1272 m) Experience the amazing scenery and the beautiful midnightsun from the top of Narvik. The cable car takes you up to 656 m, from here you join our guide for a unimposing hike up to the 3. peak (Tredjetoppen) 1272 mas. From the top, you have a great view overlooking the Ofotfjord, Narvik city and mountains as far as eye can see. An experience of a lifetime! Period June 17th – August 28th Duration June 17th – July 20th: 20.00-00.00 Wednesday and Sunday (Midnightsun season) July 21st – August 28th: 16.30-20.00 Wednesday and Sunday Booking latest 4 hours before Meeting Place Lower station of cable-car.

Price Adult (16<): NOK 550 Child (15>): NOK 350 Included in the price Cable-car (roundtrip) and guide Requirements Good shoes for hiking, backpack, water and photo camera. Number of participants Minimum 1 Maximun 10 Booking Book online visitnarvik.com

Contact Info E-mail: post@narvikfjellet.no Mob: +47 905 40 088 www.narvikfjellet.no

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Linken Climbingpark Linken Climbing Park consists of two obstacle courses up in the air, with varying difficulty. It is located in the forest at the top of the childrenâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s area in Narvikfjellet. Our climbing instructor will meet you in the lavvu at the entrance of the forest; here you will be given instructions of using appropriate safety equipment and rules. In Linken Climbing Park, we facilitate challenging activities and good experiences for all ages and skill levels in a safe environment. Our guide will be present for guidance during the entire climbing session Period May 1st â&#x20AC;&#x201C; October 1st Duration 1,5 hours Meeting Place By the lavvuu on top of the childrens slope in Narvikfjellet Price Adult (<13): NOK 360 Child (>12): NOK 260

Included in the price Helmet, climbingharness, safteyhooks and equipment for zip lining. There will always be a guide present for training and guidance. Requirements Minimum height: 130 cm Maximum weight: 150kg - not under influence of alcohol, drugs etc. Number of participants Min: 2 Max: 15 Requirements Warm clothing and shoes Booking and contact info E-mail: post@narvikfjellet.no Phone: +47 905 40 088 www.narvikfjellet.no

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Efjord with National mountain of Norway Take a ride with a professional photographer to beautiful Efjord, described by many as the world's most beautiful fjord and to the national mountain of Norway â&#x20AC;&#x201C; Stetind. Get training to take your own photos and become self photographed in beautiful surroundings. On this tour you get to see the most beautiful places in the land of the midnight sun, where amazing photos can be taken. If you want to experience the landscape and the area without going for a hike for several hours this tour is perfect. It is also suitable for couples, newlweds and families who want a unique experience. Period Every day from 17th of May to 31st of August Price Adults NOK 1300 / Children (0-12) NOK 700

Included in the price Comfortable luxury transport, guiding, loans of tripod, hot drinks, training in taking landscape photos Meeting Place Pickup at the hotel at 21.00 Number of participants 2-6 persons Booking Book online visitnarvik.com

Contact info E-mail: paal@ipol.no Mob: +47 99 00 58 29

Duration 21.00 - 24.00 (about 3 hours) Booked latest at 12.00 same day All photos @ PĂĽl Jakobsen

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Skjomen with professional photographer Take a ride with a professional photographer to beautiful south Skjomen. Skjomen is known for its scenic landscape with high, steep mountains, and clear water. Skjomtind, Reintind, and Klubbviktind are three of the many beautiful mountains surrounding the fjord. The highest point around Skjomen is the 1894 metre tall mountain Storsteinfjell. The Frostisen glacier, which is one of the larger plateau glaciers in Norway is located just west of the fjord. On this tour you get training to take your own photos and become self-photographed in beautiful surroundings. Period Every day from 17th of May to 31st of August Booked latest at 18.00 day before Price Adults NOK 1300 / Children (0-12) NOK 700

All photos @ PĂĽl Jakobsen

Included in the price Comfortable luxury transport, loans of tripod, hot drinks, guiding, training in taking landscape photos Duration 09.00 â&#x20AC;&#x201C; 12.00 (about 3 hours) Meeting Place Pickup at the hotel at 09.00 Number of participants 2-6 persons Booking Book online visitnarvik.com

Contact info E-mail: paal@ipol.no Mob: +47 99 00 58 29

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Climb Stetind with a local, internationally certified IFMGA Mountain Guide Stetind (1391m) is Norway’s “National Mountain” and for a good reason. It is by far the most unique and beautiful peaks in the country. The climb of the normal route is easy but very exposed ridge climbing. With a certified IFMGA mountain guide you will be safe all the way. Period Every day from July to September Duration The climb takes between 10-14 hours from the car. There is about 3h up to Halls presummit where we tie in to ropes and from there approx. 2h up to the summit and the same times down. This gives us an average time on our climbs of 11h. But there is no stress and we make sure we enjoy the day. Meeting Place The Parking lot directly under Stetind. We suggest that you stay in a tent here or we can suggest other options for accommodation in Tysfjord. We may be able to pick you up in Narvik. All photos: www.runedahl.no

Price 3500 Nok per person. Included in the price Guiding by a certified IFMGA Mountain Guide. All technical equipment for the climb. Harness, helmet and climbing shoes are provided. Requirements Good general fitness. No need of prior climbing experience but you need a good head for heights. We will provide you with all necessary climbing Equipment. Number of participants Min 2 max 3 per guide. We are happy to go with one client too but will then adjust the price. Booking Magnus@narvikguides.no Phone: 45254104 Narvikguides.no Contact us and we will help you with any questions you may have. Have a look at www.narvikguides.no/stetind for more detailed information.

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Fjordcruise Experience the fantastic Ofotfjord with its majestic mountains and deep fjords, where war history and natural surroundings meet in perfect harmony. On board our comfortable boat with plenty of space both inside and outside will get an Arctic adventure you will not forget. With views of the sea towards Narvik city and harbor, mountains and fjords, that embraces the city. Great opportunities to experience sea eagles and the harbor porpoise. We also offer fishing trips and midnight sun cruise on request. Period Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from May to September. *Except from 3rd of July to 24th of July.

Price Adults NOK 1500 Children NOK 750 Included in the price Light refreshments on board, and warm blankets Number of participants 2-10 Booking Book online visitnarvik.com

Contact info E-mail: halogalandbattransport@gmail.com Mob: +47 97 05 68 02

Duration 17.00 â&#x20AC;&#x201C; 20.00 Booking latest at 17.00 the day before Meeting Place Meet at the marina in Narvik.

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Photo: Eila Sundby

Into the wild with the Njala family Come join us in Beisfjord to learn a little about the Sami culture and simultaneously experience the rugged and spectacular scenery northern Norway has to offer. Experience a breath taking and magical scenery of mountains and fjords. On this trip we will come close to nature and we will visit great lakes, rivers and waterfalls coming down from the glaciers more than 1000 years old. If you are tough enough you can go swimming in the icy waters. As an ending on this tour we will visit the Njalasouka lavvu, the tent is well located in the mountains above Beisfjord with a magnificent view over the fjord. Here you will learn a little about the Sami way of life and you will be served some light food cooked on the fire in the tent (5min hike to the lavvo). This is included: • Transportation to and from the hotel. • Round trip in beautiful surroundings. • Towel for swimming • Visit to the Njalasouka Lavvo. • Learn about the Sami way of life. • Light food and beverages. Photo: Eila Sundby

Come prepared • Good shoes that have Goretex or similar materials is recommended. • Let us know at booking if you are vegetarian or have any food intolerances. • Warm pants and jacket can be handy to have in the backpack. • Bring your camera. Schedule • June-August • Every Wednesday, at 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. (also upon request) / Booking latest at 12.00 the same day • Minimum 2 pax. • Maximum 7pax (larger groups on request). • Price NOK 1450.Booking Book online visitnarvik.com

Contact info: E-mail: njalasouka@gmail.com Mob: +47 41 76 39 02 www.njalasouka.com Photo: Geir Rune Grotan

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Photo: Roar G. Nillson

Experience the Ofotbanen Railway and the Navvy Road

Meeting Place Narvik Railway Station

The excursion starts at Narvik Railway station, where you will be met by a local host before you embark on a 30 minute long train journey along steep mountains with a spectacular view of the Rombaksfjord. We disembark at Katterat station, a station where you only can arrive by foot or train. The tour continues along Rallarveien - The Navvy Road, great nature experiences are waiting for you while walking in the footsteps of the navvies. The trail ends up in beautiful Rombaksbotn, where the navvies once lived. At Rombaksbotn you will be picked up by a RIB boat and you will get to experience Rombaksbotn from the seaside, before transfer back to Narvik by bus.

Price Excursions Fridays including guide/train ticket/RIB and transfer/bon fire coffee and snacks: NOK 800. Booking latest at 18.00 day before.

Period Every Friday in the period 26th of June to 3rd of September. Transfer form Rombaksbotn to Narvik only: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 26th of June to 3rd of September. Duration 10.30-18.00 Pick up in Rombaksbotn for transfer only at 16.00. *Saturdays pick up at 17:00 Photo: June Sollund

Transfer ticket only every Wednesday-Saturday (RIB boat and bus): Adults NOK 400 / Children NOK 200 Booking latest at 10.00 the same day. Requirements Good hiking shoes Number of participants 1-30 Booking Book online visitnarvik.com

Contact Info E-mail: kikki@nmlodge.no Mob: +47 995 38 045 Photo: Kjetil Jansson

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The Ofoten Railway â&#x20AC;&#x201C; hike across Norway

Meeting Place Narvik Railway Station

A 42 km train journey from Narvik to the Swedish border takes you from fjord to mountain through a wild, dramatic, uninhabited landscape. From the Swedish border, Riksgrensen, we walk the beautiful Rallarvegen trail (15 km) all the way to the fjord at Rombaksbotn. Imagine an easy ramble through a magnificent, untouched landscape of mountains, canyons and waterfalls. Add a large helping of cultural history and a melodrama of unhappy love, and you have the Rallarveien trail near Narvik. A local guide will guide you through this amazing journey. At Rombaksbotn you will be picked up by RIB boats and you will get to experience Rombaksbotn from the seaside, before transfer back to Narvik by bus.

Price NOK 1100,-

Period Every Saturday from 2nd of July to 3rd of September Booking latest at 18.00 day before. Duration From Narvik Railway Station: 10.30am Arrival Narvik: approximately 18.00 Photos @ Lise Hansen, Trond Blomlie og June Sollud

Included in the price Train ticket, local guide, coffee & light snacks, RIB boat and bus transfer back to Narvik. Requirements Good hiking shoes . Number of participants 2-20. More than 20 on request. Booking Book online visitnarvik.com

Contact Info: E-mail: kikki@nmlodge.no Mob: +47 995 38 045

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Polar Park – Arctic Wildlife Center

Meeting place Salangsdalen Valley in Bardu, 72 km north of Narvik

Polar Park is the northernmost animal park in the world. In Polar Park you can meet the wolves, brown bears, lynx, wolverines, arctic foxes, elks, reindeers and other animals from the polar fauna. The Park is situated in the heart of Salangsdalen Valley in Bardu, 72 km north of Narvik, and offers special wild life experiences for you and your family.

Opening hours Summer from 20th of June to 31st of August. Every day from 10.00 - 18.00.

Activities offered in the park: * • Zip Line • Wolf Visit • Fox Visit • Photo guiding

Price for entrance to the park Adults: NOK 240 per person Children (3-15 year): NOK 140 per person Family (2 adults + 2 children): NOK 650 Children under 3 year: Free

Rest of the year Weekdays: 10.00 - 16.00. Weekends: 12.00 - 16.00

* Prices for extra activities see polarpark.no - have to be booked in advance.

Period All year *

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* Closed on the 24th, 25th and 31st of December, and 1st of January.

Contact Info: E-mail: post@polarpark.no Phone: +47 77 18 66 30 www.polarpark.no Photos @ Julie Bueide, Anders Syvertsen, Emilie og Tommy Simonsen.

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MUSEUM

Museum North – Narvik Museum North – Narvik is located centrally south in Narvik. The beautiful brick building from 1902 was built for the Administration of the district of the Norwegian Railway Company, is now keeping the history of Narvik. The exhibitions at the Museum North – Narvik are telling the stories of the iron ores, the building of the Ofotbanen Railway, the navvies who built the railway, the Swedish mining company LKAB and the ice-free harbour of Narvik, to mention some of it. Everyday life in Narvik is brought to you through the exhibitions and you will see how Narvik has changed as a town during a little more than the past 100 years. Not only has the population increased, but because of the bombing of the town during Second World War, the buildings have been changed dramatically as well.

Duration / Opening hours Sommerseason 25.06. – 07.08: Monday-Friday 10.00-16.00 Saturday-Sunday 12.00-15.00 Meeting Place Museum Nord – Narvik Administrasjonsveien 3, 8514 Narvik Price Adults: NOK 60 per person Students/seniors: NOK 30 per person Children 0-15 years: Free Groups of +10: NOK 50 per person. Booking E-mail: narvik@museumnord.no Phone: 047 76 96 96 15 / 047 76 15 40 00 www.museumnord.no/en/narvik

Period Year round: Monday – Friday 10.00-15.00

All photos @ Kjell Ove Storvik

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Ballangen Museum The exhibitions at Ballangen Museum includes for instance the museum building itself, the directors office, the mining activities and the laboratory. The extensive mining operations that has taken place since the 1670s in the community of Ballangen, are something you can learn about at the museum. Based on objects, photos and text you can learn how the mining operation was carried through. The most comprehensive business was at Bjørkaasen Gruber AS, after an exploration period, the foundation of the mining company took place in 1913. The operation lasted until 1964. During the construction period about 450 people were employed. The mining production was mainly copper, pyrite and zinc.

All photos @ Kjell Ove Storvik

About this activity Phone number: +47 47468565 Contact person email: ballangen.museum@museumnord.no Website: http://www.museumnord.no/ballangen/ Opening hours Tuesday – Saturday: 11.00 – 16.00. Sunday – Monday: Closed. Price information Adult: NOK 40,Senior: NOK 30,Student: NOK 30,Children below 16 years: Free entrance.

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War Museum - Narvik The North has a powerful war history. The campaigns around Narvik contained heavy fighting in an arctic environment, including one of the largest sea battles of World War II, and gave the allied forces (France, Britain, Norway and Poland) the first iconic victory over Nazi-Germany. In the centre of Narvik, you will find the Narvik War Museum. The exhibition gives you an overview of WWII in the North along with fascinating in-depth stories. It also reflects on contemporary issues relating to war, conflict and human rights. Displaying genuine historical artefacts in combination with modern museum design and architecture, the exhibition will give you a unique experience. Period Open all year* *As the museum is moving to a new building and creating a brand new exhibition, the war museum expect to be closed from approximately 01.05.2016 â&#x20AC;&#x201C; early July 2016. Please consult our webpages or contact us for exact information.

Opening Hours 15.7-20.8*: Mon-Fri 10.00-21.00 Sat 10.00-18.00 Sun 12.00-18.00 20.8-2.10:

Mon-Sat 10.00-16.00 Sun 12.00-16.00

3.10-31.12: Mon-Sat 10.00-15-.00 Sun 12.00-16.00 Meeting Place Narvik War Museum, Kongens gate 41, Narvik Price Adults NOK 100 Children NOK 50 Included in the price Ticket to the war museum Booking Phone: + 47 76 94 44 26 E-mail: uet@warmuseum.no www.narviksenteret.no

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Rallarn Pub og Kro Rallaren Pub og Kro is a navvy style restaurant and bar, with a casual and relaxed atmosphere. The restaurant has a varied menu with appetizers, steak, pizza and fish. It is a great place to sit and have a few drinks or a nice meal. Opening hours Monday to Saturday: 15.00-24.00 (kitchen closes at 10pm) Sundays: 15.00 â&#x20AC;&#x201C; 21.00 (kitchen close at 8pm) Prices From NOK 170,-

All photos: Jimmy Bakke

Booking and contact information Phone: +47 769 77 000 E-mail: q.royal@choice.no Address: Kongensgate 64, 8517 Narvik facebook.com/RallarnPubOgKro

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Linken restaurant & bar The sky bar restaurant at the 7th floor, has an amazing view of the fjord and the city. This is a gourmet style restaurant, and is a place for fine dining or something good to drink. The restaurant mainly serves 3 and 5 course menus. You can also choose from the la carte menu. Our chefs serve the best food in town, and we highly recommend this restaurant for the best view with your meal.

Prices Lunch prices from NOK 110,Evening menu main dish from NOK 300,Booking and contact information: Ph: +47 769 77000 E-mail: q.royal@choice.no Address: Kongensgate 64, 8517 Narvik facebook.com/LinkenRestaurantOgBar

The restaurant also have a separate lunch menu with smaller dishes. Opening hours: Lunch is served from 12.00 to 16.00, and opens for dinner at 18.00. Open until 24.00 Tuesday to Thursday and to 3am Friday and Saturday. After dinner our bartenders serve excellent drinks with a huge smile included in the price. All photos @ Jimmy Bakke

L NKEN RESTAURANT & BAR

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Foldvik Bryggeferie "fisherman dream" Foldvik Bryggeferie is located in Gratangen about 15 km from E6 and 65 km north of Narvik. It`s about 1 hours drive from Narvik and Harstad-Narvik (Evenes) airport. Foldvik Bryggeferie can offer high standard, modern sea cottages (rorbuer) in an old costculture location by the sea. The location is "dreams" for people who like to fish and enjoy outdoors activities. Period April â&#x20AC;&#x201C; September Opening hours for booking 11.00 â&#x20AC;&#x201C; 13.00. Booked latest at 16:00 day before Facilities: 6 sea cottages (rorbuer). Each cottage is about 60m2 with capacity for 6-8 people. Every cabin has a living room, kitchen, bathroom and 3 bedrooms, and all have access to the wharf, the floating dock and the rental boats. On the quay there are fish cleaning facilities with electricity. 10 boats for rent. The boats are equiped with echoso-

under, chart system and GPS. The Gratangfjord and the Astafjord have good fishing possibilities. You can fish cod, saithe, haddock, catfish, halibut, salomon etc. Price Accomodation: NOK 9762 for 1 week Rent of boats: NOK 5657 for 1 week Activities: 10 marked hiking trails. A popular boat wreck, "Dronning Maud", from second world war and several diving object are nearby. Bikes for rent. There are also possibility for big fishing boat trips and different guiding tours. Booking and contact info: Phone: +47 90 23 51 51 Phone Manager: +47 456 78 850 E-mail: post@foldvik-bryggeferie.no www.foldvik-bryggeferie.com

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Welcome to BEST WESTERN Narvik Hotel - Homely atmosphere and nice location Our hotel is beautifully located nearby the mountain of Narvik, with a view of the Ofotfjorden. We are a full service hotel with a nice restaurant. In the summer, our guests like to eat breakfast outside, while enjoying the view and the nature. In the winter season we are a ski in / ski out hotel, and we fire the oven in our cozy living room for you to enjoy. Parking facilities located right outside the door.

• Free parking • Free Wifi • Low prices • Restaurant with all rights • Ski packages • Nearby mountains and amazing nature • Nearby one of the northern Europe greatest downhill spots • Off road biking • Ofotbanen, the most beautiful train trip in the North Booking and contact information Phone: +47 76 96 48 00 E-mail: service@narvikhotell.no www.narvikhotell.no

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Welcome to Scandic Narvik Scandic Narvik is the city’s most modern hotel. The hotel is one of the tallest buildings in northern Norway and has an exciting exterior of sloping glass supported by two towers. Our hotel has 16 floors and offers a stunning view of central Narvik, the Ofotfjorden and the surrounding mountains. Narvik has a perfect location in northern Norway's arctic landscape, surrounded by beautiful scenery with mountains and fjords that characterize the area. Lofoten, Vesterålen, Troms and northern Sweden are close by and easy to get to, making Narvik a great choice for a short weekend break or a longer adventure holiday.

Facilities Our sky bar, Tøtta Bar on the 16th floor has a panoramic view over Narvik and Ofotfjorden and our Tind restaurant, which is one of the top restaurant in Narvik, serves breakfast and an exclusive dinner menu. With 8 meeting rooms, the largest of which can accommodate up to 175 participants, our hotel is great for business travelers. Parking is available just next door for guests arriving by car. As a guest you have access to free WiFi in your room and public areas. Booking and contact information: Phone: +47 76 96 14 00 E-mail: narvik@scandichotels.com Address: Kongensgate 33, 8501 Narvik www.scandichotels.com/Hotels/Norway/Narvik/ Book online visitnarvik.com

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Quality Hotel Grand Royal Quality Hotel Grand Royal is a full service hotel situated in the heart of Narvik, and it is also one of the largest conference hotels in Northern Norway. The hotel is newly renovated with tasteful, modern rooms, and offers modern conference facilities with 11 conference rooms accommodating up to 600 people. All conference rooms are equipped with the latest technical solutions to ensure a successful conference. The hotel also offers a rooftop bar and restaurant and a pub. Our experienced, helpful staff are available for the total duration of your stay. Our motto is that all potential problems are solved before they appear. After a demanding conference or an exciting day in Narvik you deserve a visit to our charming pub/restaurant, Kroa, where we offer good food and drinks in a relaxing atmosphere. Or maybe in our rooftop bar/-restaurant, Linken, where we offer more elaborate menu's accompanied by a selection of fine wines. You may even participate in preparing the meals in our Cooking Theatre. A perfect social activity for your conference.

We collaborate with several partners in order to offer a variety of social activities, to ensure that your visit becomes a memorable experience. Enjoy the arctic scenery with whale safari, fishing trips, mountain biking or wreck diving. In winter time the nearby ski resort, Narvikfjellet, offers the most spectacular off piste slopes in Scandinavia. Booking and Contact information Phone: +47 76 97 70 00 E-mail: q.royal@choice.no www.nordicchoicehotels.no Book online visitnarvik.com

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1. Activities and accommodation marked with a visitnarvik.com button can be booked online at www.visitnarvik.com/booking 2. Call or email directly to the tour provider 3. Book your activities and accommodation at Narvik Tourist Information Office 4. If you stay at a Hotel in the Narvik Region they will help you with the booking of activities 5. Book your activities and accommodation as soon as possible to get your ticket confirmed

Booking and cancellation information Some of the excursions require a minimum number. If less than the minimum number, Visit Narvik reserve the rights to cancel the excursion, with full refunds. For complete booking and cancellation conditions see visitnarvik.com All times listed are estimated, weather conditions, train delays and other unforeseen circumstances must be taken into considerations.

Nice to know Airports: Harstad/Narvik Airport Evenes (EVE) is located about 75 km from Narvik city center and one hour by car. Bardufoss Airport (BDU) is located about 121 km from Narvik city center and 1,5 hour by car. Railway Station: Narvik Railway Station is located in the center of Narvik and about 10 minute walk from the Tourist Office.

Currency: Norwegian Krone (NOK) Midnight sun: During the summer months you can experience up to 24 hours of sunlight above the Arctic Circle. The Narvik Region is located far above the Arcitc Circle and from the end of May to the middle of July the sun is above the horizon at midnight and the rest of the night and all day long.


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Photo: P책l Jakobsen

Tourist Information Office For more information about the Narvik Region see visitnarvik.com or visit our Tourist Information Office located in the city center in Narvik.

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