International sea kayak vacations that capture the spirit of travel and adventure
In the late 1990’s one of the world’s leading sea kayak professionals discovered Norway’s spectacular fjord indented coast; after exploring Norway’s entire coastline in a sea kayak, he then proceeded to design the first commercial sea kayak trips in Norway. Trips were designed in, the Lofoten Islands and the Western Fjords. Why? Because after paddling the entire coastline these areas were deemed to be, “Norway’s most spectacular sea kayaking areas”.
All our trips are designed solely by our own sea kayak specialists. Providing trips of the highest quality is our priority; that is why we design and operate all of our trips! The trips wouldn’t be as good – we’re sure of it – and that’s what matters!
The first ever commercial sea kayak trips in Norway, 1998 – The Lofoten Islands
Inarguably Norway’s best sea kayaking venue. KMT has explored this islands chain in-depth and after guiding trips here for over 20 years, we know every rock, shoal, and tucked away beach throughout these majestic islands. Paddle the Lofoten Islands with peace of mind that you have chosen the company with the most experience guiding throughout these majestic islands. KMT’s inspiring sea kayak trips and courses were forged in a pioneering spirit and delivered with a North American quality of service, attention to detail, and an outstanding safety record. They feature postcard-perfect landscapes, snowcapped mountains, high granite walls, waterfalls, mountain ledge farms, wildflowers, crystal clear seas, rocky coves, pine tree fringed beaches and ancient ruins amidst vibrant charming villages.
KMT brought commercial sea kayaking to Norway’s Western Fjords, 2001 – Geiranger Fjord
In 2001 KMT opened a sea kayak center in the center of the village of Geiranger, right on the edge of the fjord; from here we introduced people from all over the world to sea kayaking and paddling adventures on the world’s most photographed fjord. Sea Kayaking is the best way to experience Geiranger Fjord on a close and personal level. Paddle the jade green waters of Geiranger fjord and admire the thundering waterfalls and mountain ledge farms; discover Geiranger’s hidden gems and immerse yourself in the history and culture of this spectacular fjord with KMT.
Kayak More Tomorrow, 2014 - Ålesund
Ålesund, Norway’s Outdoor Adventure Capital and Gate-Way to the Famous Western Fjords!
Postcard-perfect, Art Nouveau Ålesund is situated on an archipelago where the North Atlantic and Western Fjords merge with the majestic mountains of the Sunnmøre Alps providing a spectacular backdrop.
It is here, in 2014 that the world’s leading sea kayak specialist, Jonathan Bendiksen, discovered an untapped outdoor mecca in his search for world class outdoor venues. The waterways of Ålesund’s archipelago boast an eldorado of magnificent paddling opportunities. Gliding amongst picturesque islands, paddling along steep granite walls of jade green fjords, or challenging the rolling waves of the North Atlantic where white sandy beaches speckle outer islands that abound in bird and sea life. It is out here that true personal fulfilment and rejuvenation take place.
Now, after 20 years of in-depth exploration, it is undeniable, Ålesund and its intricate waterways are inarguably Norway’s best sea kayaking venue!
Kayak More Tomorrow Ålesund, is a KMT flagship sea kayak center; is located in the heart of the city, nestled amongst great food, indelible music, and eccentric art galleries. Here, we have dock space both in Brosundet and the South harbor right next to the cruise ship terminal; KMT Ålesund is staffed with internationally certified guides, who are the cornerstone of our first-class customer service and are also our biggest safety feature. You will appreciate the difference that our world-class, certified, professional guide team makes!
KMT Ålesund features a range of programs and journeys designed to meet the needs and desires of all outdoor enthusiasts. We offer value to guests by providing them with extraordinary experiences and unparalleled service at competitive prices. And despite all we do, we constantly challenge ourselves to surpass our own high standards and expand our commitment to our guests.
Ålesund and the Coast of Sunnmøre is by far, Norway’s best sea kayaking venue!
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