Guided bicycle tour in Sognefjord (Balestrand)

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From NOK 850

Description

Cycle with a guide along three scenic arms of the Sognefjord! The unique geography of the fjords north of Balestrand provides a unique cycling route that reveals a new landscape around every curve. The length of the tour is 50 kilometers round trip, lasting about 4 and a half hours. The route has a few rolling hills, none of them higher than 30 meters, and car traffic is minimal. We stop at Lunde Arboretum in Dragsvik for lunch, which is included in the price.

Practical information

  • Meeting point: The tourist information in Balestrand. Please meet 10 minutes before scheduled start time.
  • Wear clothing appropriate for the weather conditions.
  • No small/child bikes are available, so any children must fit comfortably on adult bikes to participate.
  • Duration: 4,5 hours.
  • No special requirements.
  • Minimum 4 participants, maximum 8.  

Currently, these trips are only bookable on request (min 4 pax).  Please use the "Inquire Booking" button to send us a message if you would like more information.

Have a nice trip!

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Getting to Balestrand from Bergen


By Expressboat

Take the fast boat from Strandkaien to Balestrand.  Use the Norled Expressboat schedule from Bergen >> https://www.norled.no/en/maps-and-schedules/expressboat/sogn-and-fjordane/.  The "Fra Bergen" times to show departures from Bergen.  Trip times from/to Bergen are approximately 4 hours 

By Car

Use Google Maps to Navigate to "Gone Paddling Balestrand".  Here is a planned route from Bergen city center in case you need to print >> https://goo.gl/maps/WitFm6NYjY82 

When in Balestrand, you will find our site in between the Tourist Information and the Coop supermarket and directly across from the marina.  Look for the kayaks and orange flags!


Our Trip

...will start with a short orientation and safety briefing before we take to the road. We will cycle in a group and you will be given historical and cultural highlights about Balestrand and the surrounding areas.  We will depart from Balestrand and have a stopover in Dragsvik for a short lunch break and to enjoy a locally-made fruit beverage.  Total activity length will be approximately 4,5 hours. Exact duration will vary and is largely determined by: the weather, group size and group experience/fitness.

Highlights

  • Experienced guide

  • Unique and inspiring scenery

  • Historical/cultural comentary

  • Lunch provided

  • We support local products/businesses

  • Maximum group size = 10

Route

  1. Gone Paddling Balestrand