One week hiking & sailing with Hobie kayaks : “Tromsø, the wild coast “

One week hiking & sailing with Hobie kayaks : “Tromsø, the wild coast “

Check-in: 21h30 Check-out: for the first plane
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Description

the booking of your 2 nights in our eco-lodge and your airport transfers do not have the same taxes as the usual guided trip, therefore it will be another order to complete your full stay at 2000€, 2 nights in eco-lodge and transfers included, thanks for your understanding 🙂

Explore the Norvegian fjords of Tromsø area wild coast

The maritime zone we invite you to explore is near the small island of Sommarøy in Northern Norway, a gorgeous place at the edge of fjords and the open sea. This is the otter’s, puffin’s and sea eagle’s area.

This stay is specially designed for those who like to hike, sail and camp off the beaten path. We can stop on several islands : Tussøya, Høgøya, Håja, Sessøya, Gjøssøya, Vengsøya, Rebbenesøya, and Hersøya, just to mention a few. The walks are based on the overall group level. Walks are suited to meet everyone’s preference. Our trips are not made for extremists.

24-hour daylight in summer until the end of August. Midnight sun from May 22nd  to July 22nd.

Children accompanied by an adult, are accepted from 12 years old. They must share a sailing kayak with an adult in charge.

Price includes :
at 2000€/pers the full stay with 2 nights in lodge*, 4 nights under tents, kayak trip with sailing equipment, food, guiding and airport transfers*
* : WARNING : the booking on top of the page at 1780€/pers is for the guided part only. You have to make another order to book the lodge and transfers at 2200 Nok, around 220€.

Price does not include :
Air fare and personal insurance (assistance, rapatriation, cancellation)

 

 

Program

Program of the trip

Saturday evening 21h30 arrival at our ecolodge at Sommarøy, diner, night and breakfast.

Sunday morning, gear check-up + get-used-to, packing waterproof bags, departure for a 5 days hiking trip & sailing kayak.

Short distances are covered every day by sailing or using leg power. We will spend every night at the bivouac, which will be situated close to the next-day walk. Hiking possibilities are numerous and varied, the adventure playground is immense, choices are practically unlimited.

Back to Sommarøy on Thursday around 15h00, get sailing gears and equipments rinced, and camping gear cleaned.

End of the trip Thursday 18h00,  diner, night and breakfast at the ecolodge

Friday morning, after breafast, departure for the airport. The time of departure will fit the first plane

Energy and power:
Bring sufficient batteries for five days. We are equipped with a solar panel that is dedicated, for obvious reasons, to our means of communication (weather and safety).
220 volts with plug European standard at the lodge.

Guiding:
This trip is supervised by one English and French speaking guide.
Between hiking 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:
Collective equipment for the camp: stoves, tents, floor mats, sleeping bag, liner, one double sailing kayak (Hobie Tandem Island), a waterproof drysuit, a pair of Crocs,  1 waterproof bag 50 liters by 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
– Bring a waterproof case for your photo equipment on board sailyaks.
– Spare batteries in sufficient quntity for the week.
– 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)

There is the possibility to leave luggage in Sommarøy with the clothes and personal belongings which you will not need during the trip.

Accommodation

Accommodation during the expedition

The first and last night included diner and breakfast will be at our ecolodge right our beach

the others 4 nights are In double tent. A collective tent hosts meals cooking and stands as gathering place as well as collective hardware storage place.

Food

Food

All meals will be prepared together, even when in the ecolodge. Participation is welcome to optimize the organization of the camp.

Eco-lodge & airport transfers

booking of the lodge and transfers

Eco-lodge : 
Our lodge is brand new. He has 4 double rooms and 1 triple. Its location is just down our beach.

Transfers :
We are at 50kms from Tromsø airport

For those arriving by their own means: see Google Maps at the bottom of the page to locate us.

For those arriving by plane: the arrival airport is Tromsø Langnes, you will need to travel on Saturday.

Transfers from Tromsø to Sommarøy is Saturday 20h30 1200 Nok/pers/round trip

Note: for this transfer, only one transportation is possible

We ask you not to take off before 10:00 on Friday, departing day.

booking of the lodge and transfers