Photo: Fjord Norway/Mattias Fredriksson

Kayak & Hike in Ålesund

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.

5 hours
15.MAY - 30.SEP

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.