Scandinavian Tours

Fly and Ride Lofoten.

General:

Have you always wanted to travel through the north of Scandinavia but have you always thought the distances are too long and it takes too much time? Starting in June 2018 Scandinavian Tours offers beautiful journeys to Andøy, Vesterålen and Lofoten by means of Fly and Ride. You fly from your country/town to Bodø, located in the north of Norway, at about 100 km north of the Arctic Circle. From here you leave for a 7 days trip to to these beautiful islands on a BMWGS1200LC or a BMWR1200RLC.

Accommodation:

All accommodation is arranged in middle-class hotels in 2 person bedrooms, including bath or shower and with toilet.

Inclusive and exclusive:

Included:

• 4 overnight stays in hotels, on the basis of half board.

• 2 overnight stays in hotels, on the basis of lodging only in Bødo (there are several possibilities to have something to eat in the immediate surroundings of the hotel)

• Route indicated on map and made digital on GPS-Garmin (available on the motorcycle)

• Rent of BMWGS1200LC or BMWR1200RLC with set of suitcases and seat reduction set if necessary. The motorcycles are equipped with navigation and an emergency set.

 

Not included:

• Flight to Bodø v.v.

• Excursions

• Toll

• Inland ferries

• Travel and/or cancellation insurances 

Payment terms :

By the establishment of the agreement a payment of 30 % of the total travel sum agreed on has to be paid. The remainder of the travel sum needs to be in possession of Scandinavian tours BV ultimately six weeks before the day of departure. In the situation that the agreement dates from a moment within six weeks before the day of departure the entire travel sum needs to be paid. Deposit for the motorcycle € 660 (to be paid by credit card upon arrival in Bodø).

Flight:

You can book the flight to and from Bodø at Scandinavian tours. Together with you we look for the best combination in price and day of departure. The rate of the flight is a day price, based on the flight rates as they are applicable on the day of the booking. These rates can change every day, read raise, which depends on the number of booked passengers. At the day of booking we will take the actual price of that very day. To enable us to book your flight you need tot give us your full name, family name and date of birth as they are mentioned in your passport. If the name of the flight ticket and the name in your passport do not correspond with each other, the flight company has the right to refuse you on board. Scandinavian Tours BV does not have a liability for the costs consequential to this situation. Scandinavian Tours BV does not have a liability for flight changes and delays and the eventual consequences following to this. Naturally we will make every effort to solve every problem related to previously mentioned problems and situations. If you have questions about this, send an mail to info@motortours.nl

Pricing:

Group size Number of
motorcycles
Period Price
2 1 01/06 - 19/09-2018 p.p. € 1210
2 2 01/06 - 19/09-2018 p.p. € 1628

Itinerary:

Day 1:
Dag1

You travel to an airport in your own country. From there you leave to Oslo by plane were you have a transfer and from where you continue to Bodø. On arrival in Bodø (around 5 pm of 6 pm) you can take the bus to the hotel or you can walk. In the evening hours you have the possibility to join activities like a RIB-boat safari to the most powerful tidal current “Saltstraumen”.

Day 2:
Dag2

± 275 km. After you have finished your breakfast you will be picked up for a 5 minutes transfer to the lease company for the motorcycle. Your necessities for the week can be stored in the suitcases. Your journey is going to start. Today you travel from Bodø to Kjerringøy via a beautiful route. Kjerringøy is a former trading place. You continue to one of the strongest tidal currents of the world “Saltstraumen”. Up to 400.000.000 cubic metres of seawater forces its way through a 3 kilometer long and 150 meter wide strait every six hours. The day ends in Innhavet where you have your overnight stay.

Day 3:
Dag3

± 223 km. Rigth after departure from your hotel you go on board of the ferry from Bognes to Lødingen. Via a beautiful route to Andenes on Andøy. Here you have the possibility to join in at several activities (it is advisable to book in advance). Andenes is the departure point for whale safaris.

Day 4:
Dag4

± 250 km. Beautiful day today: via the Atlantic coast you drive from Andøy to Vesterålen. You stroll along former fishing villages and your views are just fenomenal! Overnight stay with ocean view!

Day 5:
Dag5

± 223 km. You do a nice route along small roads with the ocean beside you all the time. Via Hadseløya and Eidsfjorden to Stokmarknes. Here you can take a look at the Hurtigruten museum. The day ends in Henningsvaer for the overnight stay.

Day 6:
Dag6

±171 km. Today the journey continues via one of the most important reconstructions of a “Viking chieftain’s village” in Borg. Ocean view in Unnstad. In Reine you must take some photographs, this little fishing village is situated on the eastside of the Lofotes, and is a real must-see. In the afternoon you sail from Moskenes to Bodø. Upon arrival in Bodø you bring the bike to the rental company and you have a transfer to the hotel.

Day 7:
Dag7

Departure direction Bodø Airport for the return flight to your home country/town. Most of the time you fly in the morning from Bodø to Oslo with a connecting flight to your home country/town.  


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