Photo: Fjord Norway/Mattias Fredriksson

Kayak and Hiking Trip in Ålesund

  • Hiking
  • Kayaking

Enjoy the perfect activity combination of kayaking and hiking in Ålesund. You'll get the best from two worlds, exploring beautiful Ålesund from both the sea and the mountains.

On this tour, you will experience the Art Nouveau town of Ålesund from a kayak, and paddle to the famous Sukkertoppen (Sugar Top) where a magnificent view awaits you. 

Tour description

The tour starts from Ålesund, where an experienced guide will prepare you for the kayak tour with a safety introduction and equipment adjustment. Paddle through the town and get a unique perspective of the colorful buildings made in Jugend style. 

You will paddle around Slinnings point, home of the famous Slinnings bonfire. The kayaks are so put to shore at Hessa where the hike towards Mt. Sukkertoppen starts.

There are both single and double kayaks available, making this activity suitable for families, inexperienced and the more skilled kayakers. 

Practical Information

  • Meeting point: Notenesgata 3, at Uteguiden in the centre of Ålesund, see map HERE. Please be there 20 min before your booked time
  • All guides are certified kayak guides and have great local knowledge – something that will assure you a great day out on the water
  • The price includes all the necessary equipment. Both single and double kayaks available
  • Dress according to the weather. It's always smart to bring a waterproof jacket, some snacks, a cap or hat, sunglasses, water for the trip, some extra clothes and your camera
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  • Season


    01.MAY - 30.SEP