From the lively city of Tromsø, surrounded by mountains, fjords and islands, the trip goes south through beautiful and varied sceneries, to the island Sommarøy (meaning Summer Island). The trip continues with ferry to Senja, Norway's second largest island. The road along the west coast of Senja to Gryllefjord, winds through a magnificent and rough landscape, uphill and downhill - in and out of fjords.
Nice hosting is ready to welcome you on your trip. During the trip, there will be time and opportunity to explore the great outdoors, like hiking, kayaking, fishing, or additional excursions by bike.
This tour is with English speaking guide.
We are working on update for 2018
Tour dates 2017:
20 - 27 June
15 - 22 August
(Tuesday - Tuesday)
Level of difficulty: Level 2 - se useful information
Number of days: 8
Distance: 56/45/47/51 + possible detours / short hiking tours in evenings
Per person in double room: NOK 12 000,-
Single room suplement: NOK 2 450,-
NB! Book early discount before 1 June: NOK 250,- per person.
7 x accommodation with breakfast
6 x self-packed lunch / refill thermos (all days except the depart day)
6 x 3-course dinners (all days except the arrival day)
English speaking guide
Copy of maps
Luggage transfer / follow up car
Ferries/express boat during the tour
Hurtigruten from Finnsnes to Tromsø, day 7
Bike rental 2017:
Ordinary Hybrid bike with 21 gear: 6 days NOK 1 325,-.
E-Bike: NOK 2 210,-
Cycle bags Ortlieb 20l (waterproof) NOK 105, - per bag.
Handlebar bag Ortlieb NOK 105, -.
This follows the bike: helmet, wirelock, Repair kit with patches,
the necessary keys for adjustments, spare hose, pump,
lights for mounting on helmet, reflective vest with half-long arms.
It is possible to bring own bike.
Parts of the tour is along Natinal Tourist Route Senja.