Oye is a small town in Norway which lies near the head of the Norangsfjord, inland of Alesund and close to Leknes. The Norangsfjord is a branch of the Hjorundfjord, one of the most visually impressive fjords in Norway. From here you can visit the majestic Norangsdal valley.
Øye is the point ofdeparture for mountain hikes to Slogen and Smørskredtindane. The river flowing through Oye offers salmon fishing, or you can try trout fishing in the mountain lakes. You can also rent a bike and experience the scenic and untouched Nordang valley which runs from Oye to the famous Geirangerfjord.
Things to See & Do
* Union Hotel
* Salmon Fishing
* Nordang Valley
* Adventure activities
Cruise Season - Feb - Dec
Currency - Norwegian krone (NOK)
Language - Norwegian
Electricity - 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT plus one hour
International Country Telephone Code - + 47
Transport Links - Leknes has an airport, Leknes Airport, for regional aircraft, with 7 daily scheduled flights to Bodø and some daily flights to Svolvær with the airline Widerøe.
The town has a small bus terminal which serves as a hub with bus links to the rest of Lofoten.