North Sami name: Ákšovuotna
Population density of 1,527 inhabitants per km2 (3,950 sq mi)
Between 2001-2011, the population deceased by 24.1%
Welcome to Øksfjord!
Øksfjord is a tiny settlement and stop on the Hurtigruten journey; those travelling southbound can see Øksfjord as it docks for a short period of time in the afternoon. The village is centered around fishing and fish processing, and a well-known glacier can be seen from the ship.
2am – 2:15am
3:30pm – 3:45pm