“I would like to book a weekend trip for me and my husband for his 40th Birthday next year. It will be a complete surprise for him, he enjoys kayaking although I have only ever been once so I'm looking for something that is relatively easy. We both enjoy wilderness camping. I am looking for him to have the opportunity to enjoy amazing scenery and this trip would ideally need to be Friday to Monday.
- Alison A.”
Linda Veråsdal, a local specialist from Norway, helped this traveler put together a customized itinerary.
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My name is Linda. I am from Norway and have been working and traveling in the country for many years and love helping travelers with customized holiday plans!
Sounds like you have a great surprise in mind, and I would really like to help you plan it out.
You can do a kayak experience over the weekend. We just had a group that did that. This will be a private tour with a guide. The scenery is beautiful when kayaking on the UNESCO fjord of Nærøyfjord. Amazing!
So, you could arrive on Friday, and take the train to the fjord. Saturday - Sunday you'll be kayaking, returning to Bergen Sunday afternoon in time for a nice dinner out.
An alternative is to do one full day kayaking with a private guide and the next day go hiking.
It is all possible! :-)
Let me know what you think!