Herøy

FROM ISLAND TO ISLAND AT HERØY

At Herøy you can swim, fish or kayak in the unique archipelago with its 3122 islands. You easily travel by bike between the largest islands, which are connected by bridges. Along the way is chalky white beaches, as well as panoramic views to the mountain range De Syv Søstre.

Getting out to the islands by boat or kayak gives a sense of freedom. This beautiful group of islands bring you close to the elements of nature. You may witness a diverse wildlife, and there are great  fishing opportunities. Most accommodations offer boat rental.

Biking through Herøy will take you to many interesting places along the road; Helgeland Cathedral is a 12th century stone church with a wealth of cultural treasures. At Herøyholmen lies the spectacular flower shop Etcetera, which is an oasis in itself, providing a combination of flowers, licorice, interior and chocolate.

Visit the archipelago - Herøy og Dønna

Usually one does not talk about Herøy or Dønna individually due to the short distance and bridge connection between them. The bike ride from Herøy to the northern part of Dønna is about 50 km, and is considered one of the most scenic routes on the entire Helgeland coast.

 

 

Attractions on Herøy

ETCETERA

ETCETERA

Visit this wonderful flower shop on Herøy Island which is operated by a two-time Norwegian flower-decorating champion. In addition to a wide assortment of flowers, the shop also has interior items, liquorice and chocolate. Drop by for that little extra something.

Herøy Rural Museum

Herøy Rural Museum

Herøy Rural Museum is idyllically situated in the old vicarage on the island Herøy just outside Sandnessjøen, near the ferry port Flostad. With view towards Dønnamannen and the Seven Sisters are the photo subjects here not hard to find.

RIB safari from Sandnessjøen / Herøy

RIB safari from Sandnessjøen / Herøy

Two hour RIB-safari in the most beautiful archipelago with old fishing villages and the possibility to spot the sea eagle.

Accommodation on Herøy

Herøy Brygge

Herøy Brygge

Herøy Brygge is located on the island Herøy off the scenic road Kystriksveien, only 2 km from the ferry dock Flostad. They offer accommodation in rooms. Some of the rooms sleeps up to 4 people.

Elfis Sjøstuer

Elfis Sjøstuer

Elfis Sjøstuer (seahouses) is located by the sea and is a small and cosy place to stay to explore the island of Herøy. Here you can stay in a cabins, rooms and fishmans cabins, all cosy and well equipped.

Augustbryggo

Augustbryggo Book

Augustbryggo is located on idyllic Seløy on Herøy outside Sandnessjøen and offers accommodation as well as a sea food restaurant This is also a viewing center for aquaculture.