© Gilles Djadel

July, August 2018
6 days, 6 nuits.
1830 €

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A wide choice of stop-overs and walks.

The coast in this region has many islands and islets that constitute a broad protected marine area. These wild islands offer an extremely varied choice of stop-overs and hikes.

A real pearl of nature off the beaten track

This authenticity preserved, turquoise waters and beautiful scenery make this area a pearl of nature. This trip provide access to isolated and wild places, off the beaten tracks but also allow you to discover the life of the small community of Sommarøy and see the playgroung around from different perspective.

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Program

This stay spreads from Saturday 09h00 to Friday 08h00. Full lodging onboard our sailing boat “Southern Star”.

The 6 will be organised as follow :
– 2 days, 1 night hiking sailing with Southern Star
– 4 days, 5 nights docked at Sommarøy for the others activities : 1 day Hobie sailing kayak, 1 day biking, 1 day hiking (approach by bikes) and 1 day off.

The team stays together for the activities all over the week.

Embarking onboard Southern Star Saturday 9h00

All together,  we organize the schedule of the week according with the weather forecast and everyone’s expectations.

To participate you need to be in a physical good shape enough to hold :

  • Hiking : 200 to 600 meters off track, duration 4 to 5 hours (From Sommarøy, prior access by bikes, 10 kms round trip)
  • Biking : circuits between 28 and 50 kilometers for the day with stops to catch the ferry to and from  Senja + Picnic
  • Hobie sailing kayak : Around 5 hours of navigation during the day
  • Southern Star : 4 hours sailing by day + hiking 200 to 600 meters off track.
  • Day off : in general at the end of the week but we can use anytime as bumper for weather conditions.

Disembarking on Friday 08h00

Energy and power:
Bring sufficient batteries for five days.
220 volts with plug European standard on board.

Guiding:
This trip is supervised by English and French speaking guides.
Between hiking, biking, sailing and kayaking, our guide will meet the group’s requirements so that the stay remains under the sign of relaxation, fun and a great outdoor life.

Equipment provided:
All specific equipment for the excursion, bikes, helmet. For kayaks, one double sailing kayak (Hobie Tandem Island), a waterproof drysuit, 1 waterproof bag 50 liters / person for personal belongings, a waterproof radio, a life jacket.

Personal equipment required:

– Small vanity case and personal pharmacy
– Towel
– pocket knife
– Large peaked cap or flexible broad-brimmed hat for sun protection
– Rain cape
– Warm hat, beanie or balaclava
– Sun glasses and sunscreen
– Headlamp to search in the bag
– All cut wind and waterproof jacket pants (Gore-Tex or Kway)
– Thick fleece jacket or small dawn jacket
– T-shirts long sleeves (quick dry)
– Under synthetic clothing (quick dry)
– Warm gloves (quick dry)
– Swimsuit
– Spare batteries in sufficient quntity for the week.
– Light sandals type “Crocs” will be adequate for the bivouac as well as during the navigation.
– Walking shoes, waterproof and high enough to go through wet areas and swamps (early season)
– Backpacking gear for the day (30/40 liters, luggage cabin)
– Hikes are usually off track, do not hesitate to take walking sticks if necessary
– 3 or 4 pairs of socks (light, quick dry and warm)
– Ruber boots to disembark from the zodiac

Do not forget to read our “practical information” in the footer and of course do not hesitate to contact us if needed 🙂  

Lodging onboard SV “Southern Star”
  • Capacity : 10 guests
  • 5 cabins
  • 3 WC with toilet and sink
  • 1 shower

2 cabins with stacked bunks and 3 cabins with juxtaposed bunks. A wooden board can keep berth separated from each other.

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July, August 2018

Multi-activity 1 : From Saturday, July 7th (09h00) to Friday, July 13th (08h00)
Full
Multi-activity 2 : From Saturday, July 21st (09h00) to Friday, July 27th (08h00)
 Multi-activity 3 : From Saturday, August 4th (09h00) to Friday, August 10th (08h00) Register

The price includes :

Full boarding on Southern Star, all gear and equipment for kayaking, sailing, biking. Maritime insurance.

The price does not include :

Flights, transfers from and to airport, the first night and dinner at the hotel if needed, personal insurance, cancellation, rapatriation.

Booking : Stay multi-activity Tromsø, the wild coast – base camp “Southern Star”

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Hotel at Sommarøy the first night:

. 935 nok /night single room
. 1200 nok / night double room
. 1600 nok / night triple room

Transfers from Tromsø to Sommarøy the first Friday at 7 PM and from Sommarøy to Tromsø the last Friday at 8 AM.

. 960 nok / pers / Round trip
. 1060 nok / pers / Round trip for plane arriving after 19h00 and leaving before 08h00 / Week end all day.

Thank to let us know if you are interested by this service.

July, August 2018

Multi-activity 1 : From Saturday, July 7th (09h00) to Friday, July 13th (08h00)
Full
Multi-activity 2 : From Saturday, July 21st (09h00) to Friday, July 27th (08h00)
 Multi-activity 3 : From Saturday, August 4th (09h00) to Friday, August 10th (08h00) Register