Torsken Discovery

Discover the culture and heritage of this remote community on the island of Senja at your own pace.

Included in your voyage
  • Sample locally produced ingredients
  • Learn about daily life and the history of the village
  • Chance to purchase local products and handicraft
  • Season

    Available all year

  • Difficulty level

    Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed

  • Duration

    Approx. 1 hour but also at guests’ discretion.

  • Booking code


Welcome to the charming community of Torsken, located on the outer coast of Senja. Learn about history and daily life in this remote fishing village. Enjoy a self-guided walk around the community. See the Torsken Kirke dating from 1784 and pass by the main fishing industries. Take the opportunity to taste some local produce at Petter-butikken. A map will be provided and QR codes offer more information on the various buildings and sites. 

Practical information:

  • Included:  A self-guided walk at your own pace.  A local map will be provided. Local snack to taste. 
  • Remarks/requirements: Guests should wear comfortable walking shoes and dress according to weather. QR code reader on mobile phone recommended. 
  • Walking Information: 1-2km walk to complete the whole tour. 
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Language: English