The old church in Gildeskål dates back to the first half of the 12th Century, and it lies approximately nine kilometres from the Coastal Road. Guided tours during the summer season.
In Gildeskål there are also exciting and special caves. The flora here is particularly rich, including a large variety of species of orchid.
Inndyr, the township centre, has a population of about 900 and is the seat of the local council administration.