Biking and kayaking in Hafrsfjord
A perfect combination for short time visitors
This trip is a must if you want a taste of Stavanger. Here you have it all, from a nice biking- trip, history at the Iron Age Farm, and kayaking in famous Hafrsfjord.
- Price pr person: 1250,-
- Family price 4 persons: 4300,-
- Groups 5-10: 7500,-
Facts bike trip:
- Duration: 20 km ( 3 1/2 hour total)
- Level: Easy
- Track: Asphalt, some gravel
- Bike rental with helmet
- Water bottle
- Guided tour
- Access to the Iron Age farm
- Outdoor lunch in Hafrsfjord
Biking to Sword in Rock
It was in Hafrsfjord that Harald Hårfagre fought a battle that collected Norway into one kingdom in 872 AD.
The guide will meet you outside the Stavanger tourist information at 9 am and walk you to the bikes, 5 minutes walk. On your booking, choose between ladies bike or gents. We have also bikes for young people.
On our way to the famous fjord, Hafrsfjord, we will pass by beautiful lakes and parks. The guide will tell you about the bats who spend the nights along Mosvannet and there will be a a visit at the famous Iron Age Farm (LINK) at Ullandhaug. And of course we enter the tower and have a panoramic view of Stavanger area. (LINK)
From the tower, we continue through the forest to the famous Hafrsfjord and Ice Paradise, where we will have an outdoor lunch. There will be plenty of time to walk around, take photos, or swim in the fjord!
From the bay, there is 2 mintes biking to the kayaks, get ready for kayak adventure.
Facts guided kayak trip:
- Duration: 1- 1 1/2 hour
- Level: Easy to moderate
- Kayak with all equipment (paddle, lifejacket)
- Guided tour
- A safety brief before the kayak tour
- A fun session
Kayaking in famous Hafrsfjord
Now the fun begin. We will suit up in drysuits, neoprene shoes, and have some wet water activities.
The weather, and wind, could be a challenge in Hafrsfjord. Sometimes we are able to cross the fjord, sometimes not. Regardless, kayaking in the fjord is a great adventure. You are at historical ground, eh.. sea. The guide will tell you the story of the Viking battle.
Wildlife in the fjord is abundant. You will see a lot of birds. If we are able to cross the fjord, you may also see some seals?
Depending on the weather, we will spend 1-2 hours kayaking the fjord.
Yes, we will have great fun before we enter the kayaks! Get ready to have some wet fun. We guarantee you dry underwear after the session.