Lånan is the centre of the nature Reserve and the protected area for birds among the northern Vega Archipelago, and is also the largest down station in the municipality. The station lies 16 nautical miles northwest of Vega.
In the summer you can take the boat out to Lånan. The bird tenders welcome us, convey their story about the eider ducks tradition and the history of the island. They serve locally produced food.
The boat leaves from Nes at Vega, kl.14.30
Approx.: 4 hours.
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Distance: 23.8 km
The old shop at Forvik is beautifully situated by the Forvik ferry dock, and has long traditions as the trading post. The trade post offers double and single rooms in a 300 year old building.
No private toilet/shower in the rooms, but common facilities in the same building. If you are looking for something special there is a coffe roastery and a coffe bar. Here you will also find imported foods from Europe. The trade post is located next to the ferry dock Forvik on road 17 between Brønnøysund and Sandnessjøen.
Nb: For booking the same day as your arrival, contact Helgeland Reiseliv: +47 75 01 80 00
Distance: 27.2 km
Augustbryggo is located on idyllic Seløy on Herøy outside Sandnessjøen and offers accommodation in two houses for 8 - 10 persons. Here you will also find a restaurant and viewing centre for aquaculture, with the possibility of guided tours and boat trips to a modern aquaculture facility. Smoking and pets are not allowed.
Check-in: after 3 pm.
Check-out: 12 pm (noon)
When booking accommodation: Number of houses is given in the number of rooms. Choose 1 "room" for a house and 2 "rooms" for two houses.