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    • Vuorji mountain and Lievnasjaure lake

      Finnmark May 10, 2015 at 3:08 AM

      My name is Nikki and I live in Amsterdam. I am planning a hiking trip this summer to northern Finnmark in Norway.

      I read this book that really inspired me to go over there. I don't know if you have heard about it before, it is really popular in Holland. I believe in English it is called Beyond Sleep, by W.F. Hermans. It is about a scholar going on a fieldtrip in that area.

      He starts in Skoganvarre, then heads West towards the Vuorji mountain and the Lievnasjaure lake. Then he goes south to Karasjok and I believe he follows a famous marked trail with small stones too.

      I am looking for people with some experience in this area who might have information about these places, the hiking and camping itself and maybe if you know some local guides that can help me.

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    • Any one knows where to buy 55 shot glasses with a Nord Kap mark on?

      by Weddinginsweden2014 Online Now Jul 6, 2014 at 3:56 AM

      Can someone help me find out where to buy 55 shot glasses with a Nord Kap mark on?
      Thank you in advance!
      Johanna
      Wedding in Sweden

      2 Answers Jul 6, 2014 at 6:44 AM
    • Real North Cape

      by ministercbc Online Now Jun 2, 2014 at 8:18 PM

      I'm seeking information on the hike to the real North Cape, about 9 km off of E69. We are coming in on a cruise, arriving at 8 a.m., getting a rental car at 8:30, and I'm guessing we could be at trail head, parking area by 9:15. Is it realistic to make the hike from there in 2.5 hours, and 3 hours on the return to the car, back to car say by 2:45? Can you get further down the trail in a car to drop off hikers, shortening the hike by a mile or two? answer to email ministercbc@aol.com

      1 Answer Jun 3, 2014 at 11:15 AM
    • where to buy

      by annehoughton Online Now Sep 7, 2013 at 6:26 AM

      I'm after a jacket with a Norwegian flag and the letters 71 degrees nord . have seen one that was bought at Nordkapp , but need more info about where to get it from and the cost
      THANK YOU

      1 Answer Sep 7, 2013 at 7:48 AM
    • summer trip to nordkapp

      by zemann Online Now Apr 18, 2013 at 6:15 AM

      Hi everyone. I'm trying to plan a trip to nordkapp for this summer, with public transports. So these are my questions:
      1. does the bus Nordkappekspressen (between Narvik and Alta, then to Honningsvag) still exist? because I cannot find any info on the internet.
      2. if it doesn't run anymore, what are my concrete options to reach Alta (excluding flights, if possible)?

      1 Answer Apr 18, 2013 at 11:26 AM
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      Nordkapp trip in January

      by Seweryna Online Now Nov 17, 2011 at 3:08 AM

      Hi,

      Have anyone traveled to Nordkapp in winter? I am planning a trip in Jan 2012 and look for any helpfull info especially concerning car/bus transport and overnighting.

      sew

      14 Answers Jul 14, 2013 at 4:28 PM
    • chandrika

      by ckgala Online Now Apr 20, 2011 at 7:06 AM

      my friend would like to spend 2 hrs before sunset and 2 hrs after sunset at northcape. what is is best option? can he rent a taxi? [ he does not drive]how much would a taxi cost? can i get the telephone nos. of taxi companies in that area?

      2 Answers May 10, 2011 at 2:21 PM
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      Nordkapp - worth the visit?

      by bavchy Online Now Jul 29, 2009 at 1:40 PM

      Hello! I'll be in northern Finland for a week. I'm thinking about visiting the North Cape. But with public transportation and 1 night at a hostel, I would spend 200€ for 2 days. I'm thinking it's way to expensive and I'm not sure if I should go... What do you think? I'd just like to hear a few opinions...

      7 Answers Sep 16, 2014 at 7:12 AM
    • More about NordKapp

      by hioweycats Online Now May 2, 2008 at 3:54 PM

      How many miles north of the Arctic Circle is NordKapp??

      2 Answers May 19, 2008 at 6:53 AM
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      Travelling by car to North Cape

      by Alpha_Ghana Online Now Feb 7, 2008 at 10:50 AM

      I intend to travel in June to North Cape. I want to go there by car. How are the roads? Do I need a 4WD or a normal car is OK?
      Thanks

      6 Answers Feb 25, 2008 at 5:57 AM
    • Travel to Knivskjellodden

      by emo1truth Online Now Dec 30, 2007 at 6:11 AM

      Hi,

      I will be traveling to Norway at the end of June and want to hike to the most northern point if Knivskjellodden. My question is what's the best way to get there from Bergen?

      1) Should we fly to Hammerfest and then take a ferry to Honningsvåg?
      2) Should we fly to Honningsvåg directly?
      3) Once in Honningsvåg or anywhere else on the north cape, how do we actually get to the trailhead?
      4) If by bus, is there a website we can access to make reservation?
      5) How many days should we allow?

      Thank you so much,
      Eric

      3 Answers Dec 31, 2007 at 7:54 AM
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      travel to nordkap during July

      by Laam Online Now Jul 3, 2007 at 2:34 AM

      Hi every body

      I would like to travel to the nordkap during july 2007, I'am actually in Oslo and wonder if there are poeple who want to do the same thing, we could orgnize that together, it will be an opportunity to meet new freinds as well.

      1 Answer Jul 10, 2007 at 9:22 AM
    • nordkapp:getting there .cossing the tunel by bus?

      by BirisFlamencoTriana Online Now Aug 11, 2006 at 10:24 AM

      Thanks for your useful info. my problem is that i m not driving a car. You said that a tunnel link the North-Cape-Island with the continent. do you know if there is a DIALY and FRECUENT service to cross it by bus??

      Something else I would love to know is how to get the hurtigruten boat till Lofoten, if it takes more than one day and if its possible to dit everyday. And of course, how to get to the port! I dont know if u have any info about it, but everythink u can tell me is more than welcome

      thanks!!

      5 Answers Aug 13, 2006 at 4:14 AM
    • How to Get Nordkapp from Rovaniemi,or Finnish Lapland

      by BirisFlamencoTriana Online Now Aug 8, 2006 at 7:42 PM

      I am planning my visit to Scandinavia, (I´m leaving on next Friday!). I will start in the south of Sweden (Sverige!), then will go to Finland, and after that, I will travel to the north, with the idea of visiting first Finnish Lapland and from there getting to NordKapp and Lofoten islands, before travelling south in the west coast.

      So, to sum up, I will be in north of Finland, (probably Rovaniemi, or Kemi) when I have to get Nordkapp-taking into account that I wont have/use a car.

      I would appreciate a lot any info with regard to this question; I'm also lost about accommodation in the area; actually, I`ve just discovered its not so easy to find cheap places, b&b, hostels, or just places to sleep in the area.

      Thanks so much for your help!

      1 Answer Aug 10, 2006 at 5:39 AM
    • Nordkapp on motobike

      by sarvan Online Now Nov 3, 2005 at 2:51 PM

      Has anyone gone to Tromso to Nordkapp on motobike,during June.

      3 Answers Nov 4, 2005 at 12:26 PM
    • Taking a bike to Nordkapp

      by kirandulas Online Now Jul 17, 2004 at 3:08 PM

      I'm starting to plan a cycle ride starting in May next year which should take me from Nordkapp to Sicily (or maybe Gibraltar; not decided yet). Can anyone give any advice on the quickest/easiest way to get from say Oslo to Nordkapp with a bike? Due to limited time, I sadly can't afford to cycle all the way up there, but I expect I'll probably have to do at least the last bit. I have come across some information that says bikes can be taken on buses, but on the other hand I've read that about other countries as well where it's simply not true. Any help very welcome!

      2 Answers Jul 30, 2005 at 3:17 AM
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      transportation

      by thelittlevoice Online Now May 31, 2004 at 4:25 AM

      what's the cheapest way to get there from stockholm? thanks.

      6 Answers May 31, 2004 at 3:50 PM