Activities » Norway
June 9 - June 16, 2013
Sea Kayaking the Lofoten Islands
Rated as the world's third Best-Rated Island Destination by National Geographic Traveler, the scenic Lofoten Islands form an archipelago one hundred miles north of the Arctic Circle. Kayak the length of the Lofoten, through deep blue fjords cutting between jagged peaks, and stay in "rorbuers", traditional fishermen's cabins. Stop at white sand beaches and hike to viewpoints for panoramic vistas. Lofoten, one ...
July 28 - August 11, 2013
Fly Fishing Courses on the Gaula
We are happy to offer the unique opportunity to join our fly fishing school with salmon fisher and author Bernd Kuleisa during weeks 31 and 32 (July 28 & August 4). On the first day the whole group receives an introduction into casting with the double-handed rod. On the following days Bernd will come to you on the river bank and show you individually for one or two hours how to fish the beat. Our varied pools are perfect to ...
June 10 - August 5, 2013
Biking Lofoten from Svolvaer to Å
A biking holiday in Lofoten is an unforgettable experience. The route from Svolvær to Å takes you through Lofoten's fantastic scenery - majestic mountains, white sandy beaches, wooden fishing boats, rust-red fishermen's cabins or rorbuer. Peddle through picturesque fishing hamlets such as Henningsvær, Nusfjord, Reine and Sakrisøy. Cycle past Stone Age settlements, old boathouses and wracks of drying cod, an ...
July 7 - August 11, 2013
Kayaking Norway's Western Fjords
Norway's western fjords by Sea Kayak, the Fjords of the Sunnmøre Alps from Ålesund to Geiranger. Norway is a paddling destination that combines stunning landscape with an ancient culture, bound to the sea. Sunnmøre, the heart of Norwegian fjord region, with snow capped mountains, high granite walls, waterfalls, mountain farms, and charming villages. Discover Norway's unique blend of scenery, culture and adventure ...
June 1 - August 31, 2013
Fly Fishing the Gaula in Norway
Fly fishing on one of Norway's best salmon rivers. Five Stars of Scandinavia is pleased to offer exclusive prime 7-night packages for devoted fly fishermen / women on the Gaula, considered to be one of the best Sports Fishing Rivers in Europe in regards to Quantity and Size of Atlantic Salmon. The Norwegian Fly Fishing Club, the Gaula and perhaps the salmon of a lifetime await you in beautiful Norway. See you on the Gaula ...
June - August 2013
Biking along the Arctic Coast
Biking along the Arctic Ocean Coast, from Tromsø surrounded by mountains, fjords and islands goes our ride through a beautiful nature of Kvaløya via Kattfjord, to the south of the coast to the fishing location and island Sommarøy. Continue to Senja, Norway's second largest island, by ferry to the island Andøya and via Risøysundet to Sortland. Cycle to Stokmarknes, choose to bike to Svolvær or go by Hurtigruten along ...
June 23 - August 4, 2013
Along the Pilgrim's Trail: Dovrefjell
Dovrefjell - along the Pilgrim's Trail, a hiking tour in one of Norway’s most spectacular mountain areas. The historic road across Dovrefjell has served as one of the main travel routes since the middle Ages and is the oldest connection between Oslo and Trondheim. The tour is literally a walk through Norwegian history, varied high mountain terrain, combined with spectacular scenery. Dovrefjell is famous for its rich flora ...
June 22 - August 3, 2013
On this guided biking trip in Vesterålen with luggage transport you cycle through Bø municipality, often characterized as Vesterålens' pearl, to the fishing village Nyksund and Øksnes Vestbygd. Nowhere in the world can you find such diversity of sea and mountain, coastal and inland waters, barren and lush, green hills and blue water. Take short day stages, or enjoy opportunity to take exciting side trips and extra loops. ...
June 24 - August 26, 2013
Around Sunnhordland by Bike and Boat
Experience the rugged west coast of Norway, the fjord landscape of Sunnhordland by bicycle! Begin in Bergen with the express boat to Rosendal, then cycle along the shores of the Hardangerfjord to Husnes and Utåker. Visit the Barony of Rosendal, ferry to the blues village of Skånevik, Leirvik and the merchant centre of Bekkjarvik. Enjoy the idyllic Hardanger region with orchards, mountains, fjords, and picturesque villages, ...
July 7 - July 28, 2013
Island Hopping along the coast of Helgeland
Biking the coast of Helgeland in North Norway offers spectacular nature with towering mountain peaks, impressive ocean vistas and sheltered bays. There are thousands of islands and famous mountain landmarks. From Brønnøysund visit the island of Lovund, famous for its large of Puffin colony, and Vega, the myriad of islands and skerries. The landscape along the coast of Helgeland is even and easy to cycle, with relatively little ...
July 14 - August 9, 2013
Hiking Jotunheimen - Grønolen Fjellgard
Jotunheimen, one of Norway's most alpine areas with high peaks and deep valleys, offer some of most popular and stunning hikes in Norway. Our program is for those who love hiking in the high mountains, on marked yet not overcrowded trails. Our local tour guides take us on day trips off the well-trodden trail. At Grønolen Fjellgard, 800 meters above sea level, surrounded by majestic mountains, we enjoy classic Norwegian ...
July 15 - September 22, 2013
Rallarvegen by Bike
Rallarvegen is the most popular cycling route in Norway, offering both a historical and close-to-nature adventure. Built as a transportation route during the construction of the Bergenbanen railway from 1895-1902, the road is 82 km long and offers breathtaking scenery from Arctic high mountain nature across Hardangervidda to the lush green Flåm valley. Although the road standard is rather rough along the route, there is little ...
October 5 - 31, 2013
Norway Moose Hunt
Norway is a country rich in hunting and fishing opportunities. The vast forests and mountains offer moose, wild reindeer, deer, hare, black grouse, Capercaillie and other large woodland birds. Norway's annual moose hunt is a national passion for thousands of Norwegians and has been a tradition in Norway for more than 2000 years! We are pleased to offer this exclusive hunt for Europe's largest and most prized deer, the ...
Norway Capercaillie & Black Grouse Hunt
We are pleased to offer this very exclusive hunt for Europe's most prized game birds, the black grouse (tetrao tetrix) and capercaillie (tetrao urogallus). The hunting estate has been owned and hunted by the family for 150 years. In 2001 the owners of Five Stars of Scandinavia were the first foreign hunters to be invited to this 30,000-acre family forest. It is with great honor and pride that we offer one of the best ...
May 22 - June 5, 2013
Spitsbergen Dogsled Safari - Trollheimen
Spitsbergen Dogsled expedition starts with a boat trip from Longyearbyen across Isfjorden, the largest fjord in Spitsbergen, to Trollheimen, one of the most isolated yet scenic regions of Spitsbergen. During the next five days we mush across wide glaciers and pass breath-taking mountains. Each participant has their own team of 5-6 dogs, and every night we find a new campsite to put up our tents. The dogs will be our polar bear ...
May 27 - June 3, 2013
Spitsbergen Dogsled Safari - Borebreen
Spitsbergen Dogsled Safari Borebreen starts from Longyearbyen across Isfjorden, largest fjord on Spitsbergen, to Borebukta - one of the most isolated and scenic regions of Svalbard. The expedition takes you up the Bore Glacier and into Trollheimen. Mush your own team of 5-6 dogs through magnificent landscape, between steep mountains and massive glaciers - just like the early polar explorers. The dogs will be our polar bear guards ...