Top 10 beaches in Norway

  • Hoddevik // Nordfjord

    Hoddevik beach, Norway Frode Inge Helland / CC BY

    Set at the foot of a green valley between towering cliffs on the far western coast of Norway is Hoddevik. This little fishing outpost with its weatherboard huts sits in front of one of the regions finest beaches. With almost a mile of fine white sand and clear blue waters this is an idyllic spot to (literally!) chill out and relax.

    Hoddevik is... read more »

  • Ramberg // Lofoten Islands

    Ramberg beach, Lofoten islands, Norway Æøå

    The description of Ramberg beach on the Lofoten Islands begins like many of the other tropical beaches on Super Cool Beaches. A crescent of white sands washed by crystal clear turquoise water...

    ...but hold on a minute. Ramberg is anything but tropical, it is located in the Arctic Circle. In fact you are more likely to be chased polar bear than... read more »

  • Sjøsanden Beach //

    Sjøsanden beach - Norway Yosh3000 / CC BY

    Lying on the very southern tip of Norway is the coastal town of Mandal. By Norwegian standards the climate here is fairly mild and in summer the weather is definitely warm enough to enjoy the town's best known asset - Sjøsanden beach, an 800m (half mile) long stretch of lovely, near white sand.

    Regularly cited as Norway's best beach it is... read more »