Our trips are taking place between 1st of June – 15th of August 2016, due to late and sometimes chilly summers in Norway in comparison to other countries’ summer.
Our staff both in the stores and online, has cycled all of the suggested route alternatives, so when you make reservations you will be given first-hand information about the landscape, road conditions, overnight accommodation site and bicycle’s equipment and advices.
You do not need to be an experienced cyclist or spend much time planning to participate on our trips – just contact us by phone, by e-mail or book online. We offer package bicycle tours that include accommodation in ready-made beds, dinner, breakfast and lunch packs. You will also receive a tour map and a detailed tour description. In addition to this, we have a bicycle tour including tent accommodation and our staff is in charge of providing all you need for this type of package.
The tours are designed for adults, but we have a family option available too.
According to our customer’s suggestions and in cooperation with the Norwegian Tourist Union, we have developed the following itineraries:
- Hardangerfjord biking tour: this tour starts in the Norway’s second largest city and the gateway to the fjords, Bergen. From there you will have to take the train to the start of the biking point. On the course of the trip you will pass by small lakes, enjoys the view of high mountains waterfalls and get to know Norway’s most famous fjord. This is a 5-day tour, suitable for adults. You can choose your accommodation either in the hotel or in the tent.
- Sognefjord biking tour: from the tiny town of Matre (north of Bergen) you will have the option of mountain biking above a giant lake, cycling along the edge of Norway’s largest and deepest fjord (the Sognefjord), watching for whales and eagles and deer all around the route, and staying in some of the most charming accommodations anywhere in Norway. This package is a 5-day trip suitable for adults and accommodation is provided only in the hotel.
- Norske Casino Tour: Biking and boating across the fjords: The trip begins with the expressboat Hardangerfjordekspressen from Bergen to Rosendal, then cycle along the Hardangerfjord to Utåker. Ferrycrossing over to the lovely village of Skånevik. For those who want more cycling, there is a nice detour from Skånevik to Etne and back, before the expressboat takes you on to Stord next day. From Stord you cycle to Fitjar and ferrycrossing from Sandvikvåg to Husavik. There’s just a short distance from Husavik to the old merchant centre of Bekkjarvik, where tasty local cooking and comfortable beds awaits you. In Austevoll you can take extra trips across the bridge to the islands of Stolmen, Hundvåkøy and Store Kalsøy the day you arrive, or next day, before you go by expressboat back to Bergen. This is a 7-day tour suitable for adults with accommodation in hotels and cabins.
Oslofjord: The Oslofjord route is varied and you will experience the Norwegian coast up close. The coast in Østfold and Vestfold are known for their thriving beach and boat life. Cozy little towns, rich cultural offers and a great cultural landscape characterize this part of the Norwegian coast. The area provides a wealth of opportunities for summer ‘Southern Adventure’ with idyllic islands and vibrant coastal communities. This package is available in two versions: one-day round-trip suitable for families Oslo – Moss or 5-day trip suitable for adults Oslo – Halden.