Activities in the

Nearby area

Rig 52 is centrally located and the perfect base for excursions in the area. Take a trip to Harstad, Narvik or explore the nature and the many fishing lakes in the nearby area.

Aktiviteter rundt Rig 52

Things to do

Enjoy the beautiful nature surrounding Rig 52 by skis in the winter,  hiking in the summer,  or how about borrowing a free bike on Rig 52? There are popular fishing lakes nearby, and several caves in the Evenes area.

Kjerkvatnet and Langvannet are popular destinations for fishing. It is also a short way down to the Evenes Strait if you want to experience the ocean.

Many historic events from World War II unfolded in the area. Visit the Narvik War Museum to view the modern exhibition and library.

Harstad/Narvik Airport is only a five minute drive away from Rig 52, very convenient!

Harstad is regarded as the center of Vågsfjorden. Visit the picturesque city by the sea for shopping, cafes, restaurants, and beautiful playing facilities in the city center.

The area surrounding Harstad was important and strong during the Viking age and medieval times. You can get to know this region, from the stone age to this day, through the historical exhibition at Trondenes Historical Centre.

Narvik is situated between steep mountains and narrrow fjords. With an astonishing, arctic nature as a backyard, the city offers a wide range of activites and experiences bot in winter and summer. The combination of spectacular arctic scenery with dramatic World War II history and the Arctic Ofoten railway makes this a unique destination.

The town of Evenskjer is surrounded by fantastic nature, close to Tjeldsundet. Here you can find grocery stores and cafes. The beach for ice swimming and the climbing tower is popular activities, as well as the library and Skånland church.