Fjord kayaking in Valldal - The Adventure Valley
Experience Norddalsfjord and the hidden UNESCO fjord Tafjord at a guided kayak tour.
Expericence the stunning Norddalsfjord and Tafjord with it`s beautiful and spectacular nature. A uniqe area with waterfalls, idyllic traditional mountain farms, and a quite fjord sheltered from bigger boats and cruiseships. Together with the wellknown Geirangerfjord and Nærøyfjord, you`ll find Tafjord on UNESCO World herritage list, but it`s hidden and shelterd from mass tourism.
With guided tours you will have a lot of time to take photos, enjoy a delicious lunch consisting of local delicacies, and enjoy the stunning scenery. Your guide will of course share his local knowledge about the nature, culture and history, and make sure you can relax and enjoy the tour.
If you are lucky, there are posibilties to see both porpoise and eagle, together with other local wildlife.
Some of the tours options:
Family tour 3h. An easy kayaktour perfect for a family who wants a shared active nature experience. How far you paddle are tailored to the wishes and motivation of each group, and there are good opportunities for playing and having a good time
Fjord Paddle 4h. The best seller! An effective round tour where you experience a lot in a short period of time. You start in Valldal and paddle about 3 km further in the fjord, before crossing over to the other side and go ashore. Here you enjoy the view and a delicious lunch before heading back to Valldal.
UNESCO Fjord Explorer – 7-8h. The guides' favorite! The ultimate fjord experience! A longer tour from Valldal to Tafjord, where we explore the unknown UNESCO fjord Tafjord. Waterfalls, beautiful mountains, wildlife and local stories.
Kayak and hike to Vikasætra 5-6h. The trip combines kayak and hike! You paddle from Valldal along Syltefjellet and cross the fjord before going ashore. From here you hike up 450 height meters to Vikasætra which is an ancient site with long history and stunning views over the fjord and Valldal.
Uteguiden also offers tailored tours, also over several days!
Last updated: 10/24/2023
Source: Ålesund & Sunnmøre