Hotels in Nordland Fylke

Nordland Fylke Details

Nordland Fylke (Northland County) is a region along the northwestern coast of Norway. Because of its sparse population and its distance from heavily populated areas, it is one of the least polluted places in Northern Europe. Here, guests staying in discount hotels in Nordland Fylke can see some of the fjords for which Norway is famous: Vefsnfjord, Bindalsfjord, Folda, Ranfjord, Tysfjord, Saltfjord-Skjerstadfjord, and Ofotfjord, which is the longest of them. The famous Saltstraumen whirlpool is off the coast of Nordland Fylke.From your budget hotel in Nordland Fylke you can tour this fascinating Nordic county. Near Sandessjoen you can cross the 1,065 meter long Helgeland Bridge. On the Island of Torgot you can go through the passage that runs through mysterious Mount Torghatten. The island of Alsten has ruins of an estate that dates back to the Vikings. At Hestemona, right on the Arctic Circle, you can see Mount Hestmannen, which is, according to legend, a giant troll who was turned to stone. The city of Bodo is the capital of Nordland Fylke. It has a stunningly beautiful setting, and the midnight sun can be seen from June 1 to July 12. Here you can also see the Norsk Luftfartsmuseum (Aviation Museum). Any visitor to this part of Norway will want to visit Saltfjellet-Svartisen National Park with its beautiful mountain plateaus and forested valleys. This is the home of the Svartisen ice-cap, Norways second largest glacier. Visitors can learn all about Norways rugged north country in the parks Arctic Circle Center.