The small village is located on the outside of Lofoten, in Vestvågøy municipality.

Despite its few residents, Unstad has become a very popular and visited place. Surfers from around the world loves to ride the waves in the unique srfing conditions found here in Unstad. Unstad also has a spectacular panoramic view of the ocean and midnight sun.


Activities and Events in Lofoten


  • Residents: approx. 13 (2016)
  • Nearest town: Leknes (22km)
  • Nearest Airport: Leknes Airport (21.5km)
  • Access to Hurtigruten: Stamsund (35km)
  • GPS: 68.265278 | 13.591306