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Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter offers you canoe trips in one of Sweden's richest water area with almost 800 km canoe trails. The many lakes and rivers in and around Arvika invite to fantastic canoe tours in various nature. The Arvika Kanot...more
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Ingestrand, Arvika 671 91, Sweden
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After clear and swift e-mail communication, staff members helped us very politely and enthusiastic. The briefings were complete, comprehensible and short. We received everything we needed without extra cost. All the received gear was in a very good condition. No complaints. The staff members held...More

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ArvikaKanotcenter, Receptionschef at Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear paddlers, Thank you for reviewing your experience with us. Fåfängen is a really nice tour and we are glad that you enjoyed it as well as the equipment. We always try our best to be enthusiastic and happy after all you are on holidays!!...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a group of six girls looking for adventure, this was exactly what we were looking for, six days outside, camping and laughing. The weather was great despite the fact that it was very windy, so the effort was much bigger than expected. We...More

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ArvikaKanotcenter, Receptionschef at Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Blanche, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us. The wind is indeed a big chalenge while canoeing and it does make your arms definitely stronger :D The product in the food box are chosen so we can offer local...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did two different Canoë tours at the Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter and both of them were an absolute blast! The people at the center are super friendly and eager to answer all of your questions. The equipment their rent is top notch and the...More

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ArvikaKanotcenter, Receptionschef at Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear paddlers, Thank you for this super nice review and for your entusiasm about your whole experience with us and in the swedish nature! We are always super happy to read the great time you have had during your holidays and we are always so...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018

Great lakes, nature and water. Extremely relaxing and the best way to become one with Sweden. I took my dog in the canoe which made it absolutely over the top fantastic.More

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ArvikaKanotcenter, Receptionschef at Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Cedric, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your experience with us! We are happy to read that you had a blast during your canoe trip and especially in company of your dog! We are lookign forward to have you again...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018

Great experience! We had a lot of information before the trip. We recommend to take a spread canvas with you in case it rains (to put over your stuff or to hang up so you have sth else than your own tent.

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ArvikaKanotcenter, Manager at Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Dear Mathilde, Thank you for reviewing your experience with us :) The tarp is always a good thing to have and is very good to use for shelter in case of rain! We hope to see you again in Arvika! Axelle and the AKTC staff

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Great experience in an extraordinary region. Did the 100 km trip starting at the Alsjonlake down via the Lillalven river system back to the Glafsfjorden and the Arvika Cabot Center. Good organisation and briefing prior to the trip. Accompanied with a detailed map it went...More

Thank Karl B
ArvikaKanotcenter, Manager at Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hello Karl! How nice to hear that you enjoyed your experience during your trip on the tour Lillälven. Lakes are indeed in case of heavy wind very challenging to paddle on specially the big ones like we have here per example. It is also true...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018

We went for the 7-day Glaskogen trip. Before departure, we got a map and great explanation of the program. During our trip we enjoyed the paddling and the nature. Although the land transports were really heavy, we enjoyed this adventure. 1 tip for the Kanot...More

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ArvikaKanotcenter, Manager at Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hello paddlers! How nice to read that you had a nice experience with us! We wish we could offer drinks for everybody returning but we also have a fridge full of drinks/beers ready for our lovley cutomewrs when they are back. Next time you are...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018

We did a tour for a week on the different lakes around Arvika. The material and cano were in a good condition and we got clear instructions of the cano center. You can go on a relaxing tempo around the lake, because we had 1...More

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ArvikaKanotcenter, Manager at Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hello Lies, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us and in the swedish nature. Sweden is in fact a really good synonyme of quietness and nature :) We hope to see you again soon in Arvika :)! Axelle and the...More

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We did the 3 days tour Fafangan with our 2 kids of 2 & 4 years old. With a good weather as we had, it is a very exciting family experience. Together with AKTC team, we decided to take only one canoe for the 4...More

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ArvikaKanotcenter, General Manager at Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Dear Marcus, Thank you for taking the time to review your holidays with us. We are happy to read that you enjoyed your time on the water with your wife and kids. Canoeing is a very unique experience to live as a family, it is...More

Reviewed 18 August 2018

We took the 7 day Lillälven tour and added 2 more days. Organization was perfect and we had a map were everything was explained. After drop off we got a quick canoe lesson and took off. Very welcoming and friendly staff. Camping before and after...More

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ArvikaKanotcenter, General Manager at Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Hi paddlers! Thank you for reviewing your experience at the canoe centre. and for sharing your experience in the swedish nature. We are looking forward to have you back again at the canoe centre. Axelle and the AKTC team

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