The La Recherche Expedition - Hammerfest


The city lies at the foot of the hills with its beautiful merchant homes, the red-painted business establishments and the fishermen's small homes. It appears as a belt along the sea: close to the neighboring hills, the harbor lies full of boats and vessels.

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The Northern Lights Route is part of The Council of Europe Cultural Routes. The Cultural Routes are an invitation to Europeans to wander the paths and explore the places where the unity and diversity of our European identity were forged.