A Micro Tour - Highlights of Ålesund's Archipelago - Kayak More Tomorrow

A Micro Tour - Highlights of Ålesund's Archipelago

From EUR 350

NEW FOR 2018 MICRO TOURS - 24 HOURS OF LOCAL KNOWLEDGE & LOCAL SPECIALITIES!

A micro-tour highlights both place and activity; comes together when elements of intimate local knowledge combine with a professional adventure trip designer.

The glistening waterways surrounding Ålesund entice and adventure beckons!

Slip into a sea kayaks and join the vibrant city life along Ålesund’s historical ‘main street, your senses come alive with the buzz, aromas and the pastel colors of the art nouveau facades adorning the city's main artery. The Sound leads to Fjords and a plethora of islands. A secluded campsite where a delicious supper of local delicacies prepared with natural ingredients is served in the great outdoors. A cracking fire, good company and warming night-cap, rounds off the evening before retiring to a cozy tent for a well-deserved rest. The smell of fresh brewed coffee draws you from your tent and a wholesome breakfast energizes, pushing-off, sea kayaks aimed down the fjord to our inevitable entry back into urbanization and the beautiful art nouveau architecture.


An intricate archipelago that boasts untold secrets, a hidden campsite known only to an exclusive few, the eminent ingredients for micro-adventure.

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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 personal fulfilment and rejuvenation take place.

You don’t visit Ålesund without paddling a sea kayak through Brosundet; not only that to truly visit this art nouveau city perched on an archipelago you need to camp out on an island! KMT’s Micro-Tour is just the ticket to knock both off your bucket list.
 

ITINERARY

Saturday

  • Trip orientation over lunch
  • Gear up; set-off paddling
  • Arrive at camp
  • Supper

Sunday

  • Breakfast
  • Pack & Load-up
  • Floating, we head off paddling
  • Arrive at KMT Ålesund; gear down over lunch

Highlights

  • KMT’s world-class, certified, professional guides
  • Grand vistas
  • The seemingly painted backdrop of the majestic Sunnmøre Alps
  • Intricate Art Nouveau architecture
  • Historic landmarks
  • Islands & fjords
  • KMT’s choice equipment
  • Hearty homemade meals
  • Gliding down Ålesund’s historic ‘main street’ the narrow Bridge Sound (Brosundet) that cuts through the heart of the city 
  • Western Norway’s endless sky
  • Bold horizons
  • Cozy tents
  • A crackling campfire 

Route

  1. Ålesund