Brønnøysund by Bike
Cycle through historical Brønnøysund uncovering the town’s secrets on the way, from the surprising church to a showroom filled with modern art.
Ride through the historic parts of Brønnøysund town, hearing dramatic tales of local history along the way.
Get a healthy dose of fresh air and exercise as you pedal through Norway’s geographic center.
Visit a local modern visual artist in her showroom on a picturesque farm near the seashore.
Spot Torghatten, the mountain with the hole right through it, in the distance
Spring, Summer (May 1–September 30)
Level 3: Active - good mobility needed
Wear comfortable walking shoes and clothes suitable for that day’s weather.
Bikes will be ready for guests at the quay.
When we’re kitted out with our bikes and helmets, our guide will take us on a tour of historic Brønnøysund. Along the way, we’ll hear intriguing stories about the town at Norway’s geographic center.
Follow the smaller roads to Tørrfiskbrygga to see traditional boats and old handcrafts, and discover why Brønnøy Church isn’t just any old Norwegian church.
Next, we’ll cycle about 1.2 miles to Kunstlåven, the ARTBARN, in a picturesque old farm near the sea. It’s the showroom of a local visual artist. We’ll share traditional coffee and cake with her here. If you’d like, take time to explore outside. Head to the shore and scan the beautiful bay to spot the famous Torghatten mountain.
When we’ve cycled back to the pier, we’ll have earned a taste of what is reputedly the best soft-serve ice cream in the world!