Fjord Norway is perfect for kayaking! With
stunning coastal areas, fantastic fjords and some of the best rivers
for river kayaking, the region offers adventures for padlers at all levels. Several operators offer rental kayaks and guided tours.
Wether you prefer paddling on calm and impressive fjords or gliding
through the unique landscape and archipelago of the Norwegian coast,
Fjord Norway has some of the best conditions in the world for kayaking.
It really strikes you when you are out there in the elements. Fjord
Norway almost seems as though it was made for kayaking. This is where
you will find those shallow, narrow channels and straits where other
small boats are hestitant to cross - and a myriad of small islands,
reefs and islets that makes navigation fun. The easy availability of key
junctions on the west coast makes the area particularly well suited for
weekend trips, short holidays or mini expeditions.
By the coast you will find interesting small island and islets that
contribute to a feeling of a landscape that is changing for every
stroke. In the fjord areas the massive formations and the many traces of
a cultural landscape that strethes back thousands of years make a huge
In the fjord
areas you may join in on short kayaking tours lasting a couple of hours
to bring you up close to the elements of nature. If you are going on
longer trips on your own we suggest you prepare well and attend a course
to learn survival techniques in case you should end up in the water.