458 m away Karifloget (small mountain, 465 m away Skreda (slope, 679 m away Stabbneset (small peninsula, 692. Because of this, and because of its rapid growth in recent years, it does not have the same traditional wooden architecture as most other towns in Lofoten, and may thus not be as picturesque as its neighbouring fishing villages. However, the natural surroundings are among the most stunning in Norway, with mountains, peaks, cliffs, namsfogden sandnes and white sandy beaches. The town has a small bus terminal that is a hub with bus links to the rest of Lofoten. Svolvr and 65 kilometres (40 mi) east of the village of in, moskenes. The population density of the town is 1,340 inhabitants per square kilometre (3,500/sq mi).
Gravdal is located about 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) southwest of Leknes. The newspaper Lofot-Tidende has been published in Leknes since 1987. Transportation edit Leknes is the trading and shopping centre of Lofoten, only rivaled by Svolvr. Hol Church is located on the eastern edge of the town. The old school in the Fygle neighborhood has been converted into a museum. The.37-square-kilometre (590-acre) town has a population (2013) of 3,176. The European route E10 highway runs through the town connecting all the main islands of Lofoten to the mainland. Town in Northern Norway, Norway, leknes is a town in, nordland county, Norway. 3, main street of Leknes by night. Leknes is one of the few towns in Lofoten that does not depend on fisheries and does not have its town centre by the sea. It is approximately 68 kilometres (42 mi) west of the town. 1, leknes was designated a " town " norwegian : by ) in 2002.
Lofoten and, vesterlen ). Leknes also has an airport, Leknes Airport, for regional aircraft, with 7 daily scheduled flights to Bod and some daily flights to Svolvr with the airline Widere. Leknes in winter: view towards, skottinden, gravdal, which together with Fygle have grown together with Leknes, in reality a town of 4,200 inhabitants. The town's harbour, leknes Havn is one of Norway's most important and visited harbours for cruise ships. For other places with the same name, see. Vestvgy (with 10,764 inhabitants, it is the most populous municipality.
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