Midnight sun kayaking

Explore the arctic wilderness by sea kayak under the magical light of the midnight sun, a natural phenomenon in which the sun is above the horizon providing 24 hours of daylight.

Surrounded by high mountains and passing small picturesque villages, you might encounter rich wildlife such as fish, jellyfish, sea stars, otters, sea eagles, puffins and bottlenose dolphins.

Your knowledgeable guide will make you feel confident and safe discovering clear blue-green water, spectacular fjords and untouched nature.
During a break on a charming island, you will enjoy the warmth of an open wood fire, grilled sausages and a hot beverage.

The exact location of your paddling trip on beautiful Kvaløya will be chosen on the day, according to the weather.
This trip is suitable for anyone with a basic fitness level.
This is a full day activity.


Please note our recommendations for items to bring to the trip:

  • Extra set of warm clothes
  • A light sweater (woollen or fleece)
  • Warm hat
  • Sunglasses, sun protection
  • Dry bag/waterproof phone case
  • Water bottle
  • Camera/GoPro



Guide, transfer (35 to 60 min each way), kayaking instructions, kayaking outfit, single or double kayak, hot drinks, hot meal. 


Participants: 2-8

Duration: 8 hours

Level: Medium

Departure time: 6 pm (18:00)

Facilities: Hotel return, guide



This tour is conducted by Active Tromsø.


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  • Lattitude: 69.649205
  • Longitude: 18.955324

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