Svolvaer is the most important city of the Lofoten Archipelago. Surrounded by landscapes of great beauty, it’s a perfect jumping-off point for outdoor trips around the Lofoten islands. Rock climbers are specially attracted to this area, where they can find many exciting routes for all levels. One of the highlights is Svolværgeita, a granite pinnacle towering over the town of Svolvaer. Anothe iconic climb is the Presten, a 500 m pillar with a long free climbing route. Climbing in the Lofoten islands during July has an extra bonus: you can enjoy 24 hours of daylight, due to the phenomenon known as ‘midnight sun’. Expect long climbing journeys in this month! Ready for a climbing adventure in this amazing Norwegian destination? Check out all our options! Explore-Share only promotes trips led by certified mountain guides.
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