Sea Kayak and Hike in Ålesund
A perfect combo of kayaking to Hessa island and hiking to Sukkertoppen mountain lets you experience the best out of Ålesund.
This is a 5 hour kayak and hiking trip starting at Uteguiden's activity centre in Ålesund. You start with kayaking through Brosundet before crossing Aspevågen south of Ålesund city, and then rounding Slinning point, home of the famous Slinning bonfire. You take the kayaks to shore at Hessa where the hike to Mt. Sukkertoppen starts. The hike is fairly easy and gives you a prefect view of Ålesund city and the islands around. It`s a bucketlist trip in Ålesund!
Meet up at Uteguiden's activity centre in Ålesund city for a perfect starting point for kayak trips. Here you will get equipped with all the mandatory equipment and get a safety breefing before leaving.
Facts about the trip
10 km of kayaking and 4 km of hiking. Hiking on natural trail. You should be in good physical shape and bring good hiking shoes Local lunch is included, and will be consumed with a beautiful view.
Last updated: 10/24/2023
Source: Ålesund & Sunnmøre