Bring your kids, grandma or best friends along on this highly comfortable culinary tour in steady kayaks. If you apreciate peace and quiet, good food, a short and comfortable paddling in a spectacularly beautiful nature this is the tour for you!Indulge and enjoy the best of Bohuslän
Preparing the blue mussels togehter and enjoying this culinary treat is a major part of this tour. But it is equally important to enjoy the scenic views and good company. This is soft adventure, slow food, nature and family gathering all brought into a 4 hour tour.Relaxing
The kayaks are comfortable and stable. The pace is low and adapted to beginners and we stay close to the shore when there are kids participating. The guide will give you paddling advice and will also tell you about local customs, lore and the marine life.
Explore the island, or stay behind to cook, play, socialize and enjoy yourself.
Blue mussels (Mytilus edulis) with accessories will be served with non-alcoholic beverage. You are welcome to bring your own "fancy" meal beverage, if desired.Optional add-on:
|Area:||LYSEKIL Saltö fjord, waters north of the Northern Harbour|
|Level:||Family Fun / Soft Adventure
Easy, suitable for beginners
|Recommended for:||Families (2 or 3 generations)
Beginners prefering a short trip and an intense expereince of Bohuslan's food culture and nature
Groups with varying paddle expereince who just want to spend time together
|Requirements:||Regular health. Adults need to be able to swim 200 m.
An adult who is going to paddle with children in the same kayak must be strong enough / used to paddling, to handle a long K2 kayak in moderate wind. That is, you must not have long-term problems with arms or shoulders.
Min age 3 yrs
|Included:||Seating in a K2-kayak, sharing with other participants or the tour leader, life jacket, spray deck and paddle.
Guide, outdoor meal and non-alcoholic meal beverage (water/beer)
Min 0.5L of potable water (to be stored on top of the kayak)
|Duration:||Max 4 hours total (out of these max 1.5 hrs in the kayak)|
Min 3 yrs (conditions apply)
|Meal:||Blue mussels with condiments and a non-alcoholic meal beverage (water/beer)|
Your chioce of seafood (the daily price fluctuates)
We appreciate if you show up 15 minutes prior to departure. After a safety demonstration the guide will assist you in fitting the equipment.
When kayaks have been launched and everyone is seated you will have an introduction to basic paddle techniques.
We make several stops along the way to make sure everyone is comfortable. During the stops the guide will tell you about the little town in the middle of the ocean and its surroundings.
After almost about half an hour of paddling we will go ashore on a desolate beach or an iland. The kids can help cooking or go wrecking while the meal is prepared.
After the meal we pack up up and launch the kayaks and head back while the sun is slowly setting behind us
After placing the kayaks on the rack we end the tour with some stretching and a smile.
Sunsets are best enjoyed in Lysekil's northern harbour. Welcome to join us!