Reine is a fishing village and the administrative centre of the municipality of Moskenes. Reine Church is located here and it serves the northern part of the municipality. Reine has been a commercial centre since 1743.
Today tourism is important, and despite of its remote location, thousands of people visit this village annually. The village is situated on a promontory just off the European route E10 highway, which passes through the village. Reine is located immediately to the south of Sakrisøy and Hamnøy