Spend time exploring Uttakliev beach, which is one of the most beautiful beaches in Lofoten. Uttakliev is just down the road from the beautiful Vik and Haukland beaches, which would make for a great day of exploring beautiful beaches. Search for the famous 'Uttakliev eye' in the rocky area of the beach. Walk to the nearby and beautiful Haukland Beach via coastal track that hugs the scenic coastline.

Uttakliev is another one of the beautiful and scenic beaches in the Lofoten area of Norway. Uttakliev is known amongst photographers as a beautiful beach, especially the rockier section (where the famous 'eye' can be found). However, anyone can have a great time walking along the sand or rockier areas with small tide pools and interesting rocks. The beach is surrounded by mountains in every direction that make for a magnificient backdrop.

Pack List

Uttakliev is close to the parking lot so you should be able to return to the car easily if needed. However, make sure to bring the following:

  • Appropriate clothing and footwear
  • Water
  • Snacks
  • Photography gear
  • If you do the coastal hike be sure to bring appropriate gear for the conditions
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Activities Chillin, Photography, Swimming, Hiking
Skill Level Beginner
Season Year Round
Features
Beach
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Scenic

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