Mindfullness kayaking

with local guide in Åsnen National Park Area

Experience Sweden’s southern wilderness by kayak

Paddle comfortly through the many Islands of Åsnen, while you connect to nature and yourselve. If you’re lucky, you may spot the osprey, the sea eagle, the dragonfly or Åsnens “Big five”.

We meet at 9 am and learn how to handle the kayak and the equipment. We use well equipped VKV 2-person kayaks, built and produced at the local wharf of Vitudden Kanotvarv Västervik, the worlds oldest kayak wharf.

Around 11.30 am we will enjoy an outdoor lunch with local
products. Filled with impressions and greatly inspired we will arrive safely at Getnö Gård around 1.3O pm.

Local guide
Kayak equipment including life west
Waterproof bags for your personal clothes
Lunch from local producers

Important things to bring
Comfortable outdoor clothes, raincoat
Sandals or sport shoes
Water bottle
Change of clothes
Sun block
You may also want to bring camera and binoculars

9.00 am – 1.30 pm
Approx. 4,5 hours.

Level ”easy”
For beginners to intermediate.
You need to be able to swim.

Private tour
at other dates on request.
Couples, friends or colleagues,
1-6 persons 5500 svkr

Getnö-Lake Åsnen Resort, SE-362 96 Ryd / Småland / Sweden
WGS84 decimal: 56.584500 degrees / 14.694600 degrees
WGS84 g/m/s: 56 35’ 4,20” / 14 41’ 40,56”

Getnö Gård on Google Maps

We recommend you to book a cottage on Getnö-Lake Åsnen Resort or stay on the beautiful Campground in the natural setting on the island Getnö.

info@getnogard.se / Tel: +46-477-24021 Getnö Reception

We choose VKV tandem kayaks because of their high safety, overall quality and our faith in the skilled builders. A 2-person kayak is great when you enjoy nature with a friend.

Distance from south: Copenhagen(220km) 3 hours.Trelleborg (210 Km) 2,5 hours, Helsingborg (180 Km) 2 hours. Driving north you take road E4 to Traryd. Turn right on road 120 towards and through Älmhult. You continue on the road 120 until the crossing road 120/road 126. Here you drive straight on to the little village Ålshult. Follow the signs GETNÖ GÅRD 7 Km. You can also take road 23 driving north until you come to Älmhult. Here you turn right on to the road 120. You continue until you reach the crossing road 120/road 126, then please follow the same instruction above.

Driving from the north: From Växjö(65km) 45min. Drive south on road 23 for about 30km, turn left on to road nr.126 going south. After another 30km you see the sign Getnö Gård 7km. Turn left again to the little village Ålshult and follow the signs GETNÖ GÅRD, 7 Km forest road up to the farm Getnö. Welcome !