The surroundings of Reine provide one of Lofoten’s most dramatic adventure playgrounds, catering to everyone from the casual hiker to the most extreme thrill-seekers.
Many of the activities are organised by the hotel or by our cooperation partners. Some require groups of a certain size, others can be accomplished by one.
Guided Kayak Tours from Reine Rorbuer
Reine Rorbuer is located in the heart of Reine and therefore has direct access to one of the most beautiful fjords in the world, the iconic Reinefjorden. This natural wonder is surrounded by jaw–dropping mountains and panoramic views that will quite simply leave you speechless. There is absolutely no question that the best way to experience the magnificence of Reine is on one of our kayak tours. The trips are taken by our professional kayak guide and follow a carefully constructed route that guarantees the very best views for all abilities. Embrace the Viking in you and join us on this unforgettable experience.
Northern Lights Photography workshop & hunt from Reine Rorbuer
The Northern Lights, or aurora, are widely accepted as one of the most magical natural wonders on Planet Earth. Lofoten is one of the very best places in the world to experience these mesmerising light shows and we offer a guided tour to the prime locations on the islands to see them. The tour begins with a short presentation with our professional photographer, hot soup/tea/coffee is prepared by our chef for the journey, a selection of warm clothes/boots are available, the van is preheated to ensure your upmost comfort and our guide will chauffer you to the best spots for this life changing experience. Photos of the aurora are just magical, let our professional photographer assist you in getting the absolute best photo possible of this natural wonder ( if you would like a photo under the aurora simply ask and we’ll capture this magical moment ).
Photo & sightseeing tours from Reine Rorbuer
Lofoten is truly one of the most beautiful places in the world but with so many jaw-dropping landscapes it can be hard to know where to start! At Reine Rorbuer we offer sightseeing tours with our professional photographer/guide that guarantee you experience the very best Lofoten has to offer. Our guide chauffers our guests from the hotel and follows a carefully designed route that connects one incredible location to the next. Quite simply this tour gives you the opportunity to make the very best of your time here and is suitable for all abilities ( it’s worth noting that we can also incorporate guided hikes into the tours and completely tailor the trip to your requirements ).
Safari to the Maelstrom and bird islands
Join us on a fantastic nature experience through one of the world’s strongest tidal currents. In a seaworthy fast going boat with all necessary safety, we take you on a safe adventure tour to the dramatic wall of Lofoten, abandoned fishing villages. We cross the maelstrom to visit bird islands with eagles, cormorants, gannets and seals and the famous Maelstrom itself.
Experience the Lofoten fishery in Reine
This important traditional fishery has been the basis of existence in Lofoten for hundreds of years. Join us for an unforgettable fishing experience on the Lofoten sea. Professional fishermen will take you to the best fishing spots and teach you everything you need to know to be a fisherman for a day. You get to take the fish home, and you get tips and advice on how to prepare and cook it.
The history of Lofoten and the Refsvika cave: 3-4000 years old cave paintings
Join a wonderful experience with nature, culture and history. A combined boat ride and nature hike. In a seaworthy fast going boat we take you on a safe adventure past the dramatic wall of Lofoten and deserted fishing villages to Yttersia and the cave of Refsvika with its 3-4000 year old cave paintings.
Scuba diving and snorkeling
Scuba diving within the Arctic Circle in the waters surrounding the Lofoten Islands is an incredible experience. Our dive programs are individually suited to our guest’s skill levels and diving qualifications. Snorkeling is a great way to begin your underwater adventures. It's your chance to start exploring a new and fascinating world with a minimum of equipment and little training.
The world's finest car trip takes place within Reine Rorbuer
Drive into Lofoten in slow speed and enjoy one of the world's most beautiful areas. Classic Norway has four hotels on the route, all with high comfort and friendly treat.