Mannen overlooks three gorgeous beaches on Lofoten: Haukland Beach, Uttakleiv Beach, and all of Yttersia. Haukeland is the starting point of the trip and is known to have the whitest beach of all the islands.
Although the peak itself is rather small, 400 meters above sea level, Mannen provides some incredible views of not only the beaches but also the surrounding ocean and islands.
Camp down by Uttakleiv Beach, which has some basic facilities.
- Haukland has been named Norway’s most beautiful beach while Uttakleiv was named the most romantic
Tips and hints
- Free parking
- Public toilet
The trail begins from Haukland Beach, which is about a 15 minute drive from Leknes. The detour off road E10 is part of Norwegian Scenic Route Lofoten.
Coming from Leknes, drive along the E10 towards Å. After 6 kilometers turn right on to Offersøyveien, following the signs to Haukland.
Continue for 2.4 kilometers and then turn left onto Voieveien. After about 5 kilometers you will arrive at the beach, where there is plenty of parking.