Located in the Salten region and featuring magnificent coastal nature with fjords and countless islands, you find Gildeskål. Visitors seeking a beautiful mountain excursion should exit from Fv17 to Sundsfjordfjellet Mountain or Sandhornet Mountain.

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Biketrip Gildeskål: 2 days

Bike trip Gildeskål: 2 days On this tour, starting at the municipal centre of Inndyr, you can experience the archipelago in Gildeskål. The tour includes Sørarnøy, Nordarnøy and Sandhornøy. Tour description Accommodation: We recommend staying the night at Heimsjyen (Tel: +47 981 04 183) in Inndyr. Here you can also rent bikes if you need … Read more

Båten til Svartisen. Foto: Olav Breen

Bodø – Svartisen by bike (5 or 6 days)

Bodø – Svartisen by bike (5 or 6 days) The bike tour goes to Saltstraumen and continues to Gildeskål with lofty mountains and long sandy beaches while ending up at Norway’s second largest glacier, Svartisen. This is a bike tour with daily legs of up to 60 km and the variations in elevation make this … Read more

Attractions in Gildeskål

Gildeskål Church Site

Gildeskål Church Site

Centuries of cultural history pervade the old church site of Gildeskål. The 12th century medieval stone church with its rich traditions and with its beautiful and distinctive fixtures and furnishings is situated here.

Accommodation in Gildeskål



An idyllic place on the island Sandhornøya. A view of the shipping lane and two beaches surrounds this place which is perfect for those seeking tranquility. Accommodation in exclusive domes, Følvika Eye and Følvika Eagle Eye, right by the sea and with 360 degrees view.