|Season (1 Nov 2020 - 31 Mar 2021)|
Bad weather - good times! Join a complete Storm Watching experience from Bergen. Our package tour includes a wonderful sea cruise from Bergen to Kalvåg, guided storm watching hike, meals and overnight accommodation. Let us take care of the hassle and free yourself to fully enjoy this once in a lifetime adventure.
Kalvåg is a place where you can truly enjoy the sensation of rosy cheeks and the wind in your hair. What was once a busy centre for herring fishing with several thousand fishermen calling there is now a peaceful and idyllic fisherman`s village famous for its unbeatable seafood. During the winter, storms roll in off the Norwegian Sea before making a racket as they hit land.
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE TOUR
- The charming fishing village of Kalvåg
- Fine seafood dining
- Guided Storm Watching hike to Nesje Lighthouse
KALVÅG STORM WATCHING PACKAGE
Duration: 3 days - 2 night's accomodation
Included: Guided storm watching hike, accommodation in double room, all meals and transportation from Bergen.
Price: NOK 3755,-.
16.30: Travel like the locals on the commuter service that leaves Bergen in the afternoon. The express boat passes many attractive small villages on its way up the Atlantic coast, before arriving at Smørhamn. The local bus will take you on the last leg of the journey to Kalvåg, where a hot meal awaits you in the pleasant restaurant at Knutholmen Hotel. Your package includes accommodation in a double room with sea views.
After breakfast, it’s time for your storm-watching excursion. Your guide knows all the best places to experience the best of the stark landscape and the best vantage points to see the waves crashing dramatically ashore. Take a storm selfie and feel your hair blowing around as you listen to the guide’s stories. Afterwards you can explore Kalvåg or enjoy watching the elements from indoors. Dinner is served in the restaurant in the evening.
Arrangements vary, depending on whether it’s Sunday or another day. On days other than Sunday, the express boat departs for Bergen immediately after breakfast at Knutholmen. Arrival in Bergen 11:50. On Sundays, there is free time to explore Kalvåg and the area until early afternoon, before returning to Bergen, arriving in the evening. Arrival in Bergen 20:15.
It is also possible to book a storm watching tour with 1 night's accommodation.
For booking, please contact Knutholmen Hotel and Restaurant.
KNUTHOLMEN AND KALVÅG
Do you like good atmosphere, good food and autentic coastal culture? If so, Knutholmen and the fishing village of Kalvåg is a place you will enjoy. The village Kalvåg is like a large living hotel placed around the little bay, where you will find sea houses, a restaurant with a dance floor, hotel rooms and conference facilities. We specialise in fresh food from the sea. Fresh local ingredients are important for a good result; we are located literally in the larder with fishing grounds just a stones throw away.We have hotel rooms, apartments, sea houses and cabins. Bring your family, good friends, colleagues or customers to fish and experience the coastal paradise Kalvåg.