Reine is a picturesque fishing village set between the Arctic Ocean and the snow-capped Lofoten mountains. It’s located on the island of Moskenesøya in the Lofoten archipelago and will dazzle you with its dramatic scenery. Red and white huts dot the shoreline and add to the postcard-perfect feel.
The Midnight Sun bathes Reine in daylight for most of the summer, while winter offers the chance to view the mesmerising Northern Lights. Renting a kayak is a great way to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Reine and the Lofoten archipelago. Hug the Moskenesøya shoreline or paddle to nearby islands like Hamnøy, Reinefjord and Sakrisøy.
The hike to Reinebringen viewpoint is challenging and rewards you with sweeping views over the surrounding islands and peaks. Other trails take you to pristine sandy beaches fringed by soaring granite mountains.
Reine is located on the island of Moskenesøya, a five-minute drive from Moskenes and 7.5 hours from Tromsø. Rental cars are the easiest way to explore Reine and the Lofoten archipelago at your own pace. Ferries run between Bodø and Moskenes in around 3.5 hours. Domestic airports are located in Leknes and Svolvær, a one or two-hour drive from Reine, and Evenes Airport is a four-hour drive away.