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VätternKajak offers kayak rental and guided kayaking tours – we also sell kayaks.

 

About the rental stations:

The rent out is opening in May-June 2019 and reservations can be made online from April onwards!
Vätternkajak has got five rental bases along the shores of Vättern and these are located at:
*Granvik, north of Karlsborg – click here to read more about family friendly kayaking among close-by islands
*Northern Vättern’s archipelago, south of Askersund – click here for some fresh water archipelago kayaking
*Medevi, north of Motala – click here to read more about kayaking among islands, beaches and wrecks
*Hästholmen harbour, 3 km south of Omberg  – click here to read more about kayaking to the caves and cliffs of Omberg
*Borghamn, just north of Omberg – click here to read more about kayaking to the secluded beaches of Omberg

Prices:
Single kayak: 350 SEK
Double kayak: 650 SEK
Long time rent – rent the kayak 6-7 days but pay for just over 5 days! If you want to rent for 8 days or more – get in contact with us for prices.
Transport/pick up/drop off = 2000SEK (1-4 persons in the car)

 

Guided tours
Weekly during summer we offer guided tours from different rental stations. During summer of 2019, these are the tours we offer:

Paddling at Medevi Fridays 17.30 in July and August.
This is a guided paddle tour in the waters of Medevi. We’ll meet up and start at our rental base at Medevi jetty and paddle out to look for the shipwrecks – we’ll then have a snack on the beach (bring your own preferred snacks and beverages!).
Price: 625 SEK/person including kayak rent

DESCRIPTION
We gather at 17.30 at Medevi jetty for introduction and a run through of conditions. Then we start our paddle towards the islands and wrecks. We’ll stop on the way to have a snack – so bring your own preferred snack and beverage. We’ll get back to the marina around 20.30 (depending on the efficiency and preferences of the group).
No previous knowledge is required – we’ll help all new beginners!
If the wind is more than 9 m/sec we’ll confer in the morning to decide whether or not we’ll do the tour. If the tour is cancelled you’ll get fully refunded.
Included in the price: kayak, paddle, spray skirt and life jacket. Bring: clothes in case your get wet, something to eat and drink if you wish.

Price: 625 SEK/person (525 SEK/members of the Swedish outdoor Association upon showing of valid digital membership card)

 

Paddling at Omberg Tuesdays 17.30 in July and August
A guided paddling in the waters off Omberg! We’ll start at our rental facility in Hästholmen harbour and paddle up to the caves of Omberg. No previous knowledge is required.
Price: 625 SEK/person including kayak rent.

DESCRIPTION
We gather at 17.30 at Hästholmen harbour for introduction before hitting off towards Omberg and the caves. We’ll stop on the way to have a snack so bring your own preferred snack and beverage. We’ll get back to the marina around 20.30 (depending on the efficiency and preferences of the group).
No previous knowledge is required – we’ll help all new beginners!
The wind here sometimes changes rapidly and sometimes we have to cancel the tour on short notice. If the wind is more than 5 m/sec we’ll confer in the morning to decide whether or not we’ll do the tour. If the tour is cancelled you’ll get fully refunded.
Included in the price: kayak, paddle, spray skirt and life jacket. Bring: clothes in case your get wet, something to eat and drink if you wish.

Price: 625 SEK/person (525 SEK/members of the Swedish outdoor Association upon showing of valid digital membership card).