Rebbenes Tourism

Rebbenesøya (Northern Sami: Ruobbá) is an island in Troms county, Norway. The southern third of the 80.6-square-kilometre (31.1 sq mi) island is part of the municipality of Tromsø while the northern (larger) portion of the island is part of Karlsøy municipality. There is a regular ferry connection from Bromnes on the eastern end on Rebbensøya to Mikkelvik on the northwestern end of the neighboring island of Ringvassøya. Twelve Norwegian commandos from Company Linge were attacked by a German minesweeper in Toftefjord on the island of Rebbenesøya on 30 March 1943. The only person who managed to escape was Jan Baalsrud, who managed to escape to Sweden. A monument to those killed is located in Toftefjord. Baalsrud's flight is referred to in the novel Nine Lives, which was later made into a film, also called Nine Lives. On Rebbenesøya, there are many mountains that are suitable for tourists who enjoy the outdoors and hiking. The highest point on the island is Geittinden at a height of 694 metres (2,277 ft). There are also about 20 fishing lakes. The island's school is in Skogvika with 6 students (2012/2013). The island also has a convenience store located in Engvika.


Planning a vacation to Rebbenes in Norway? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Tromso, Norway. Attractions in Tromso include Polaria, Arctic Cathedral, The Polar Museum Or Polarmuseet. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Tromsø Airport. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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