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Biking along the Arctic Coast

Biking along the Arctic Coast Photo: Eva og Einar Henriksen Biking along the Arctic Coast Photo: Eva og Einar Fredriksen Biking along the Arctic Coast Photo: Eva og Einar Fredriksen Biking along the Arctic Coast Photo: Eva og Einar Fredriksen
Biking along the Arctic Coast Photo: Eva og Einar Henriksen
Biking along the Arctic Coast Photo: Eva og Einar Fredriksen
Biking along the Arctic Coast Photo: Eva og Einar Fredriksen
Biking along the Arctic Coast Photo: Eva og Einar Fredriksen

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TROMSØ - SOMMARØY - SENJA - ANDØYA - SORTLAND - STOKMARKNES - SVOLVÆR.
Arctic Ocean is a paradise for you who would like an island adventure on a bicycle! Take a deep breath and fill your lungs with fresh sea air, before you with wind in your hair set off on a bike ride in an exciting and beautiful landscape made up of large and small islands.

From the lively city of Tromsø surrounded by mountains, fjords and islands goes the bike ride through a beautiful and varied nature of Kvaløya via Kattfjord, out to the south of the coast to the fishing location and island Sommarøy. After a short ferry trip the tour continues to Senja, Norway's second largest island. The road along the western coast of Senja to Gryllefjord winds through the strong nature, uphill and downhill – in and out along the fjords, between the mountainfingers.

Next island hopping goes by ferry to the island Andøya and new experiences from the bike. Andøya is a pearl by the ocean with its large and continuous marshes in the refractive against steep mountains and magnificent sandy beaches. In Andenes, it is possible to sign up for exciting whale watching. Take time to explore the island before biking over Risøysundet to Sortland.

Second last day of the biketrip you cycle to Stokmarknes. From here you can choose whether you want to continue the bike ride towards Svolvær, or take the coastal route Hurtigruten. Both Options provide you with breathtaking nature. The tour ends in Svolvaer - "the capital" of Lofoten.

This trip can not be booked online, it is only on request. that you send the desired start date and we will check if there are available rooms and order according to your request.

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  • Grading

    • medium
  • Duration

    • several days
Prices from
NOK 9800,- per person in doubleroom.

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  • Cycling Cycling

Hours

6/8/2014 - 6/16/2014
Mon - Sun
6/15/2014 - 6/23/2014
Mon - Sun
7/6/2014 - 7/14/2014
Mon - Sun
7/20/2014 - 7/28/2014
Mon - Sun
8/17/2014 - 8/25/2014
Mon - Sun
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Biking along the Arctic Coast - Photo: Eva og Einar Henriksen

Biking along the Arctic Coast

TROMSØ - SOMMARØY - SENJA - ANDØYA - SORTLAND - STOKMARKNES - SVOLVÆR. Arctic Ocean is a paradise for you who would like an island adventure on a...

Biking along the Arctic Coast

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