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Tjeldbergtinden hike

The Tjeldbergtinden hike is a easy hike near Svolvær centrum and suits most people in all ages.
Difficulty Level: Easy
Tjeldbergtinden hike. Photo:
Place: Svolvær
Duration: 2 hours
Distance: 4 km
Height: 360 masl
Dog: Yes

The Tjeldbergtind hike

From the top of Tjeldbergtind, you’ll be treated to a panoramic view of the entire Svolvær and Kabelvåg, as well as all the iconic mountains nearby, such as Fløya, Svolværgeita, Kongstinden, Skrova, Vågakallen, and other islands and mountains in Vestfjorden. On a clear, sunny day, you can even see the mainland in the distance. This hike is a fantastic option if you’re looking for a pleasant high-altitude excursion without having to exhaust yourself or dedicate an entire day to it.

The Tjeldbergtind hike is relatively short and easy, making it suitable for a wide range of hikers. You can enjoy a leisurely stroll while experiencing the breathtaking scenery Lofoten has to offer. This mountain is often less crowded than some of the more famous peaks in the region, so you can relish the peace and tranquility of nature.

The view from Tjeldbergtind encompasses not only the picturesque Svolvær and Kabelvåg but also the rugged mountains, islands, and the vast expanse of Vestfjorden. It’s a prime spot for taking in the stunning landscapes, capturing beautiful photographs, and gaining an overall appreciation for the natural beauty of Lofoten. Whether you’re an experienced hiker or just looking for a scenic outing, the Tjeldbergtind hike is sure to leave you with unforgettable memories of the enchanting Lofoten archipelago.


While the maps are based on real GPS tracks, please note that their primary purpose is to provide a starting point and approximate route for the trip, rather than precise positioning. The accuracy of maps and GPS may also vary slightly.

You are always responsible for making your own judgments when venturing into the mountains, taking the current conditions into account. It’s crucial to ensure you have appropriate footwear for the conditions and that you bring an adequate supply of food and water for your journey.

It is also important to check the local weather forecast in advance.

Trail from a previous hike to Tjeldbergstinden

Pictures from the hike

Activities nearby


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