What you'll do
This is an amazing gourmet sea kayaking tour in the Swedish archipelago. Learn to cook elaborate meals in the outdoors and paddle to the best restaurants of the islands. Join a small group and our kayaking & wild cooking guide. You'll set up base camp on an island near the most beautiful highlights of the archipelago, and go for kayaking day trips to the picturesque old fishing village at Harstena, the stunning lookout Kupa Klint and dine at the local eateries. Your will cook up advanced Swedish cuisine on the cooking stove, using locally sourced ingredients like wild boar, lamb and fish as well as some foraged ingredients. Dishes include a slow-cooked lamb stew in red wine with chanterelles, cherry tomatoes and pearl onions, your own pickled lingonberry herring on dark rye bread with horseraddish & dill creme, and flambeed poached ginger & cinnamon pears. You will also get the chance to enjoy archipelago cuisine and culture at three small family-run restaurants nestled among the six thousand islands that make up the Saint Anna Archipelago. Between meals, expect kayaking at a relaxed pace, exploring the archipelago's beautiful scenery, birdlife and historic landscapes. There will also time for wild swimming, wood carving and simply enjoying each other's company. This tour is all about savouring local flavours and enjoying the outdoors comfy & decadent style!
- Meals and stays included
Every adventure is fully planned, from activities to accommodations.
- Led by locals
Adventures are hosted by local insiders who immerse you in their culture.
- One-of-a-kind access
Explore places and communities you can't easily access on your own.
4 lunches, 3 breakfasts, 3 dinners, snacks, dessert, appetizers
Water, tea, coffee, soft drinks, wine, spirits, beer
3 nights in a tent
2 car rides
Safety equipment, outdoor gear
Where you'll be
Do the North is the operator for this tour. We have been sending hopeful adventurers into Sweden's most stunning paddling destination for 15 years. We use top-of-the line gear maintained to the highest standards to make sure you stay comfy in the wild. We provide easy access to a remote coastal landscape with every practical aspect taken care of. Six thousand islands in a maze – always a route that's never been paddled before and wild camping permitted anywhere! Fly to Stockholm Arlanda or Stockholm Skavsta, pick-up in Norrköping. The tour is led by a certified kayaking & wild cooking guide with First Aid & CPR training. Guide to guest ratio 1:6. Maximum no. of guests on a tour is 6 persons. Note! These tours have participating guests from outside Airbnb also, the number of booked guests shown only reflect Airbnb bookings.
Things to keep in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend. The activity level for this adventure is light. Kayaking beginners are welcome. Genuine interest in food and open-minded to try new ingredients.
Kayaking beginners are welcome! Our stable double kayaks have lots of space for gear and food and are fast to paddle with the momentum of 2 persons paddling. Paddling conditions in Saint Anna are relatively easy. It can definitely get windy and choppy, but no big sweels or tides to worry about.
4 day adventure
Gourmet Kayaking & Wild Camping