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EXPLORE THE WILDFJORDS AND THE GLACIER WITH KAYAK

Do you like to be out in the wilderness and want to go kayaking? On this tour you will explore the wild fjords of Finnmark and Troms and padle towards the majestic Øksfjord glacier.

details

  • Time: 08:00-18:00
  • Periode: April - September
  • Lenght: 10 hours
  • Price: 1990 NOK

included:

  • Professional Kayak guide
  • Sit-on-top kayak and drysuite
  • Necessary safety Equipment and drybags
  • Expedition lunch and warm drinks
  • Local history
Starting point Løkkeveien 33, 100 meters from Scandic Hotel. Other places on request. If you want to go kayaking out of the season, please contact us!
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  • Mail: contact@nordekspedisjon.no
  • Phone: +47 909 83 186
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Do you want to join us for a trip to explore the Wildfjords of Finnmark and Troms and also have a glimpse of the majestic Øksfjord glacier? We leave Alta and head out of the Altafjord where we pass several historic landmarks on the route. Our local guide tells you about the history of Alta from the earliest settlements, Altas favorable position under the Northern Lights belt and the local history up until today.

When we arrive our destination in Jøkelfjord we will have a safety brief before entering the drysuits and put the kayaks on the water. We will head towards the Jøkelfjord glacier and enjoy the great arctic nature and scenery. After paddling for a couple of hours we go ashore and have a nice lunch. After some warm drinks we head back towards the starting point. During the trip we might see the magnificent polar dolphin or the majestic sea eagle.

You don`t need any kayak skills beforehand. This trip fits everybody. The drysuits makes it comfortable even in bad weather. But you should wear warm clothing, preferably woolen underwear. Bring a warm hat, gloves and jacket for the lunch break. We have drybags so you can pack your belongings waterproof.