Meet Our Guides
Our guides are the best in the business. We ensure that we employ only passionate, personable, reliable and experienced guides in order to give you the best possible experience on any of our tours. So, if you are looking for an experienced Norway Tour Guide, look no further!
All of our guides are fully trained and qualified. Training includes, but is not limited to, the following:
- First Aid Training and Safety management
- Professional Driver Qualifications
- Certified Sea Kayaking guide rating
- Vehicle Familiarization
Our guides are the most important part of our company.
We carefully select our staff to ensure they are experienced, personable, helpful, well-traveled, polite, fun and just generally nice people that you would want to go on a tour with. They have the qualifications, skills and knowledge to ensure you will have a great experience whether you are an experienced kayaker or a novice.
Meet some of them here below.
Jan is the company founder and owner, he has been with Nordic Ventures full time since the start up in 1998. He has developed our activities and trip itineraries and constantly works on improvements. Logistics expert and lucky to be able to work with an international team of great guides in such a beautiful setting . He spends a lot of time – sometimes too much time, in the office making sure logistics are run smoothly. His motto is “ We always win “ – and thanks to an amazing team of dedicated outdoor professionals we always do. Jan is currently busy helping out with the final construction details of our new Sea Kayaking and Activity center in Gudvangen, which is scheduled to open in June 2018. The construction project is a dream come true for the company and it will further help us to keep on improving our tours and activities.
Sep 27, 2019: “Excellent kayaking and hiking!”
Sep 26, 2019: “Kayak and hike Norway”
Sep 25, 2019: “Windy, wet, cold but upbeat time with Craig Rytz @ Nordic Ventures”
Sep 25, 2019: “Amazing half-day kayak tour with stunning views”