How to use
Welcome to an encounter with beautiful Røst, the outermost municipality in Lofoten, welcome to the islands far out in the sea.
Use the map to find your way around Røst.
Choosing a category makes it easier to find what you are looking for. There is much information available here about Røst today, as well as about Røst’s exciting history. We offer experiences for both children and adults, and a comprehensive presentation of places to eat and spend the night, to name some of the more in-depth items. There are a total of 22 categories to choose between.
Click on the icons on the map to obtain more information. You will be able to see a series of pictures, read more, find practical information and navigate further to selected links for the associated theme.
All content is presented in three languages: Norwegian, English and Italian. Click on the menu lines at the upper right to switch to your desired language.
Translation to English: Alfatekst
The APP has been developed by Seria AS.
The project has received funding form Nordland County Council, Røst Municipality and Orkana forlag.
The idea to create Opplev Røst sprang out of work on the cultural historical cookery book ‘TØRRFISK – kystkultur, Querini, kokekunst fra Røst’ published in 2018 and the group who worked on this project, Anne Cecilie Pedersen, Hildegunn Pettersen, Elisabeth Mikalsen, Einar Stamnes and Olaf Pedersen dy.
The contents of this site has been prepared by På Røst AS / Elisabeth Johansen. Much of the text about Røst is drawn on the books ‘TØRRFISK – kystkultur, Querini, kokekunst’ and ‘LOFOTEN en kulturminneguide’.
Translation to English: Alasdair Graham-Brown
Translation to Italian: Enrica Sollaino / Itra språktjenester på italiensk and Daniela Santori