Kayaking and hiking close to the North Sea
Full day kayaking and hiking at Kvitsøy

This tour runs for groups only. Send us an request if you want this amazing kayak- adventure. 

Join us for a full day kayaking and hiking at Kvitsøy. 

Kvitsøy is an island municipality in Rogaland county, Norway which is located far out in the fjord between Haugesund and Stavanger.  At only 6.29-square-kilometer (2.43 sq mi), it is the smallest municipality in Norway by area. Kvitsøy is located in the traditional district of Ryfylke.

The main exhibition tells you the story of the lobster, fishing lobsters and trading them. Kvitsøy has long been known as a center for lobster fishing, but local fishermen also fish for herring, sardine and shrimp. The sea has always been of fundamental importance for the settlement on Kvitsøy.

The natur at Kvitsøy
The natur at Kvitsøy


A full day kayak at Kvitsøy include many adventures: 

  • Kayaking around some of the islands 365 small islands
  • A tower visit
  • A short hiking tour in wild nature
  • A open fjord cruise

The tour begins with a ferry from Mekjarvik at to Kvitsøy. After a short safety brief, we will take you on a  beautiful tour between some of Kvitsøy's 365 islands.

The tour is perfect for all types of paddlers, we adapt the level to your skill set.

Windy on the ferry to Kvitsøy
Windy on the ferry to Kvitsøy

Group of 5:                             12 000,- Nok

Group of 10:                            25 000,- Nok

Time schedule (Monday-Friday)

08.00: The guide will meet you outside Stavanger tourist information. We go by bus or car to Mekjarvik pier, 20 minutes

08.55: Ferry to Kvitsøy, 40 minutes.

10.00: After a short safety brief, 2 hours guided kayak trip.

12.00: Lunch, hot meal.

13.00: More kayaking, and also hiking around the island.

16.10: Ferry back to Mekjarvik and Stavanger city center.


  • A nice open- fjord cruise
  • 5 hours kayking and hiking at Kvitsøy
  • Transport and guiding
  • All gear and equipment (drysuit and neoprene shoes)
  • All food (incl. a hot meal) and drinks

What to bring:

  • Outdoors clothes (wind and waterproof)
  • Hiking shoes
  • A cap
  • Camera, sunblock, sunglases.