Lyngen is a municipality in the Region of in Northern . The municipality is characterized by the towering, alpine mountains that rise 1833 metres right up from the Arctic Ocean.
Photo: Algkalv, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Lyngen Municipality in county, . Photo: 3s, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is the administrative centre of Lyngen Municipality in county, . Photo: Algkalv, Public domain.


69.5762° or 69° 34' 34.4" north
20.217° or 20° 13' 1.3" east
39 metres (128 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Lyngen
  • Arabic: Lyngen
  • Armenian: Լյունգեն
  • Asturian: Lyngen
  • Asturian: Lyngen kommune
  • Asturian: conceyu de Lyngen (Noruega)
  • Basque: Lyngen
  • Bishnupriya: লয়ঙেন
  • Catalan: Lyngen
  • Cebuano: Lyngen (munisipyo)
  • Cebuano: Lyngen
  • Chinese: Lyngen
  • Chinese: 灵恩
  • Chinese: 靈恩
  • Danish: Lyngen
  • Dutch: Lyngen
  • Esperanto: Lyngen
  • Estonian: Lyngeni vald
  • Finnish: Jyykeä
  • Finnish: Lyngen
  • Finnish: Yykeä
  • French: Lyngen
  • German: Lyngen
  • Italian: Lyngen
  • Latin: Lyngen
  • Limburgan: Lyngen
  • Low German: Kommun Lyngen
  • Malay: Lyngen
  • Min Nan Chinese: Lyngen
  • Northern Sami: Ivgu
  • Northern Sami: Lyngen
  • Northern Sami: Yykeä
  • Norwegian: Lyngen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Ivggu gielda
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Ivgu suohkan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Lyngen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Lyngen kommune
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Ivgu
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kommunen Lyngen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Lyngen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Lyngen kommune
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Yykeä
  • Polish: Lyngen
  • Portuguese: Lyngen
  • Romanian: Lyngen
  • Russian: Люнген
  • Spanish: Lyngen
  • Swahili: Lyngen
  • Swedish: Lyngen
  • Swedish: Lyngen kommun
  • Swedish: Lyngens kommun
  • Vietnamese: Lyngen
  • Waray (Philippines): Lyngen

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