Canoeing Tour

Canoeing is one of the most intimate ways to explore and enjoy the nature nearby Gnesta (Sweden). This is an excellent outing for family groups. You’ll have opportunities to rest, relax, explore, and spend quality time with friends and family.


Improve your skills!

An experienced guide adds a whole new dimension to your canoe trip. We can help you improve your canoeing skills.



The precise location for this canoe trip will be chosen by the guide due to local conditions, such as weather, wind and water level.

  • Level

Easy. Nearly everyone can join. Please see details below.


  • Duration

A total of 4 – 6 hours, including transport from/to downtown Gnesta (Sweden).


  • Group size & Capacity

Min: 2 pers. Available for groups. Please see details below.


  • Season & Availability

May – October.

Do I need any outdoor experience?

Is this trip for me? This trip is designed for beginners and intermediates. You don’t need any specific skills. Nearly everyone can join.

Minimum height: recommended minimum height 1,50m.


What do I need to bring?

You should bring

  • Personal accident and medical insurance.
  • Personal clothing due to the weather for a short outdoor trip. 
  • A day backpack is useful and a drink and snacks are nice to have. 
  • Sun cream
  • Extra clothes


We will provide

  • Guiding in English
  • Transportation
  • Instruction
  • Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Gear for canoeing: canoes, paddles, life vests.


What does not include?

Personal accident and medical insurance.


Where and when do we meet?

The meeting point is by the train station in Gnesta.

Meeting time: We recommend to start at 8am from Gnesta train station but we are flexible, being 9am the latest starting hour.

Group size – We prefer small groups

Typical group size for our trips range from 2 to 8. We prefer to keep the group size as small as possible for these trips, which improves the experience for the participants and guide alike.


Can I book if I’m on my own?

Yes, you can! The groups on several of our trips are made up of solo travellers. You are welcome to come on your own and make new friends.


Private tour as solo traveller? If you are the only one to book but you wish to go ahead with the tour on your original date, another option is to book a private tour. In this case, you will need to pay for the minimum number of participants required.


Where will the trip take place?

The tour will run in Marvikarnas Nature reserve. 20km away from Gnesta.


Weather cancellation policy

Normally no need to cancel due to weather. The only exception is extremely strong wind and/or heavy rain. Canoeing could be great fun even in rainy weather if you are well dressed.


Please check our cancellation policy.

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