Arctic Coast - biking in the midnight sun ! From Tromsø to Svolvær
TROMSØ - SOMMARØY - SENJA - ANDØYA - SORTLAND - STOKMARKNES - SVOLVÆR
From the lively city of Tromsø surrounded by mountains, fjords and islands, the route goes through beautiful and varied nature towards the ocean and the cosy fishing location Sommarøy.
The tour continues to Senja, Norway's second largest island. The road along the west coast of Senja winds through magnificent and wild nature, uphill and downhill - in and out of fjords.
You reach the next island Andøya by ferry. The island offers beautiful sceneries, with its large and continuous marshes, steep mountains and sandy beaches. The last lap from Sortland to Svolvær, you may choose to join Hurtigruten through Raftsundet and experience the famous Troll Fjord.
The tour starts in Tromsø and ends in Svolvær. You can combine this trip with a cruise on the coastal ship Hurtigruten. It is possible to go back to Tromsø by Hurtigruten, arriving in Tromsø Wednesday. Or you can continue to Bodø and go southwards with Hurtigruten. Ask for prices.
It is also possible to continue biking on our Lofoten tour, starting in Svolvær Mondays, ending in Bodø the next Monday.
Tourdates 2018: The tour starts every Sunday from 10 June - 12 August
Number of days: 9 (Sunday - next Monday)
Distance: 305 km (+ possible alterantiv last day 74 km)
Price per person 2018:
Per person in double room: NOK 12 950,- .
NB! Book early discount before 1 June: NOK 250,- per person.
Bike rental 2018:
Hybrid bikes (easy on asphalt roads), 8 days: NOK 1665,- (x day: NOK 170,-) .
El-bikes, 8 days: NOK 2 810 - (x day: NOK 300,-)
Panniers Ortlieb 20 liter, and / or Hadle bars bag Ortlieb: NOK 135,- each. (x day: 15,-)
Return of the bike and equipment, from Svolvaer to Tromsø is additional NOK. 550, - .