Seakayaking swedish archipelago Fjällbacka
Self guided 3 days kayak rental package in the heart of the Swedish archipelago. Visit granite islands, sandy beaches, watch birdlife and seals, camp on cosy spots, taste the seafood and experience Swedish culture. Paddle on calm seas among sheltered islands or try the bigger swell - it's all your choice!
- Practical instructions on land regarding techniques and safety on our local waters
- Fully equipped kayak - (paddel, lifejacket, sprayskirt and pump.)
- Maps, map case and compass. We give you a recommended route with suggestions on campingspots (mix of wilderness camping and camping with service)
- Pick up and transfer back to the Kajakcenter
- Cleaning of all equipment after use
Meeting PointNautop Kajakcenter Grebbestad Småbåtshamnen, Svinnässidan 45702 Grebbestad
Our coastline is friendly with no tides - sometimes a bit windy and sometimes stunningly calm. The many islands and islets give you the possibility to choose a sheltered or more exposed route. In all our self guided packages you'll get fully equipped seakayaks, camping gear( optional), route maps and pick up at the ending point. We also provide you with a weather forecast every evening. This area between Gothenburg and Oslo is a paddlers paradise regarded as the best in Sweden but not so well known outside Scandinavia.
All you need is a sleeping bag, food and your personal clothes and the rest you'll get from us! Choose between a package of 3, 5 or 8 days. Our staff will go through the maps and safety instructions with you before leaving. Our kayaks have plenty of room for all your gear so don't forget to enjoy a beer or a nice glass of wine out there in the wild!
The archipelago of Fjällbacka 3 days
Explore the Swedish archipelago a worlds class sea kayak destination on a 3 days self guided trip. We meet you at our base Nautopp Kajakcenter Grebbestad. Over a cup of coffee we go through the maps and recommended route. In this area you'll even find many of the most beautiful camping spots on the coastline and you have big chances of seeing seals playing in the sea or watching you from a distance.
We'll pick you up again after some wonderful 3 days . The tour only requires some prior experience of seakayaking but you need to be comfortable with navigation.If you have limited experience with sea kayaking and especially safety and rescues we suggest that you under take a kayak course to boost your confidence when out on your adventure. Bohuslan coast is characterized by some times strong winds and with that potentially demanding conditions and limited landings. To know what to do in the event of a capsize is key. This needs to be practiced on a regular basis.
If you have no prior experience from seakayaking we recommand you to join one of our seakayak beginner courses ACA level 1, " Techniques & safety" or ACA level 2 "Trip planning & safety or private lessons before leaving.
- Text message every evening with a weather forecast for the next day
- Swimming skills
- Good physical conditionss
- Experience in navigation
- Some prior experience of seakyaking