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Norway The Fjords by Kayak

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Paddle from the coastal islands into the great fjords of Western Norway and wild camp at historic sites each night. On your way into UNESCO-listed Geirangerfjord, you'll enjoy scenic hikes to mountain-top farms; picnics, camping and cooking by fire. In the company of an expert guide, you'll be humbled by the sheer size and beauty of the fjords.

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

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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

Price and dates for group departures

Approx. $1,570 / 6 days
Excluding international flights
4 pax   
Price per person$1,570
Please contact the Agency for Departure Dates 2019

Included in price:

  • All meals, starting with lunch at day 1 and ending with lunch on day 6
  • The services of an experienced Norway adventures guide throughout the trip
  • 4 nights camping and the use of all camping gear, 1 night in a museum farmhouse
  • All kayak equipment (single or double kayaks, paddle, paddle vest, waterproof luggage bag)

Not included in price:

  • Hotel stay night prior to trip (can be arranged)
  • Hotel pick-up in Ålesund (can be arranged)
  • Sleeping bag (can be rented)
  • Car - rental or transfers
  • All items not specifically stated in “Price include”
  • Trip cancellation insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Flights
  • Options and extensions
  • Visa fees

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