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The Hardangerfjord, and Folgefonna, Norway’s 3rd largest glacier, meet in Jondal composing a diverse and outstanding scenery. Explore both of them in a one-day trip with the Folgefonna Fjord Kayak tour.

This 4-hours fjord kayak tour in the world’s third-longest fjord, is the ultimate experience in the Hardanger region. The trip starts in Jondal village. You can get here from Bergen by car and ferry or the daily bus in the summer. 

After a short introduction to the basic techniques of paddling, controlling the kayak and dealing with a turnover you’re ready to set off. The kayak tour starts at Juklafjord and heads towards Jonaneset covering a 5-kilometers ( 3 mi) distance. 

Even though the route may change depending on the weather, at all times you’ll be paddling with the Hardangerfjord as a backdrop.

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Important on this trip

Age Limit

There is no maximum age limit for the Folgefonna Fjord Kayak tour. However, participants must be older than 12 years old.

Meeting Point

The meeting point is Juklafjord, Folgefonni Breførarlag's office, which is located in Jondal city center opposite the Coop store.

Clothing

Wool underwear and clothing. Bring an extra set of clothes and a towel. You can have a shower at Juklafjord afterwards. Kayaking equipment is provided.