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Norway The fjords by kayak

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This tour is set up like an expedition, where everyone will work together to accomplish goals. You have to be able to paddle in calm and windy circumstances at a normal pace. Everybody needs to be able to swim, and to be strong enough to lift a fully packed kayak in and out of the water, in rocky and slippery landing conditions. If you like an adventure in wild and overwhelming nature, and a good ...

This tour is set up like an expedition, where everyone will work together to accomplish goals. You have to be able to paddle in calm and windy circumstances at a normal pace. Everybody needs to be able to swim, and to be strong enough to lift a fully packed kayak in and out of the water, in rocky and slippery landing conditions. If you like an adventure in wild and overwhelming nature, and a good conversation around the campfire, this is the trip for you!

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Seaside
    Seaside
  • Mountain
    Mountain
  • Nature escape
    Nature escape
  • Sailing activities
    Sailing activities
  • Botanical observation
    Botanical observation

Your group tour

Day 1: Paddle Between Coastal Islands

Kayaker's heaven...
• Undergo basic kayaking instructions and safety
   protocols
• Paddle in the Ellingsøyfjorden
• Enjoy your overnight stay at Vemøya

4-5 hours paddling

Visited:
Ellingsøya, Vemøya

Day 2: Kayak The Great Storfjord

The Storfjoden experience...
• Paddle through the Solnør canals and on to
   Storfjorden
• Reach the steep cliff of Yste Skotet, then hike up to
   a local farm
• Relax and enjoy traditional food and a warm bed


6-7 hours paddling, 30 mins hiking (250m ascent)

Visited:
Storfjord

Day 3: Yste Skotet,

A cultural gem...
• Leave the farm at beautiful Yste Skotet and cross
   the fjord to Storøya
• Here explore the the history of the old
   trading post
• Discover this ideal place for camping, keen
   fishermen and enthusiastic hikers


4 hours paddling

Visited:
Storøya

Day 4: The Amazing Åknes

Kayaking acclaim...
• After a long day in the fjords kayakers arrive at
   the Cape of Åknes
 • Stay overnight  at one of the mountain farms on
   top of the cape
• If in season,  some of the lovely locally grown
   cherries can be sampled

6-7 hours paddling, 10 minutes hike, 100m ascent

Visited:
Åknes

Day 5: Kayak the Geirangerfjord

Hiker's idyll...
• Venture into the mountainous UNESCO listed
  Geirangerfjord
• Hike up from Skagefla for the most majestic
  mountain and fiord views
• Settle in for your camp fire meal and well earned
   rest


5-6 hours paddling, 30 minutes hike 300m ascent

Visited:
Geirangerfjord, Skageflå

Day 6: The Waterfalls Of Geirangerfjord

Spectacular cascades...
• Enjoy breakfast with striking sunlit waterfall views
• Romantically named: Brides Veil, Seven Sisters
   and the Suitor
• Kayak to Geiranger and return to Alesund or
   travel to your next destination


3 hours paddling

Visited:
Skageflå, GeirangerÅlesund

Ellingsøya Vemøya Storfjord Storøya Åknes Geirangerfjord Skageflå Geiranger Ålesund

Extend the tour

Please feel free to extend your trip by asking your local agent to add extra days either before or after the group tour.

Price and dates for group departures

Details of the group

Minimum group size: 2 people
Maximum group size: 10 people

Price and departure dates

Price per person, based on occupancy of one double room. Excluding international flights.

Departure date of group tour From
From 21/07/2020 to 26/07/2020 £1,290
From 25/08/2020 to 30/08/2020 £1,290

Included in price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • In-trip ground transportation
  • Activities according to the trip itinerary
  • Airport transfers
  • 24/7 local agency support
  • Trip creation with an expert local agent
  • Full time trip guide

Not included in price:

  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Service gratuities
  • Tavel insurance
  • Visa fees
Book your flights to Norway
International flights are not included in this trip. Thanks to our partnership with Option Way, you can take advantage of booking your flights directly with your local agent.
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