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Post Conference Excursion

A post conference excursion will from Saturday 25th midday to Sunday 26th evening (options to return to Trondheim earlier will be available). For non-FUNCiTREE participants the cost of the excursion is 1500 kr (it includes transportation, accommodation and meals). The number of participants is limited to 40.

We will visit the typical cultural landscapes of the outer cost of central Norway, staying at the island of Hitra http://www.e-pages.dk/visitnorway/476/100.

Below is the following programme


May 25th



Leave Trondheim – from Gløshaugen


Hitra. Stop at a rich coastal deciduous forest  Sjømyråsen


Check in at Dolmsundet hotel


Visit to the cultural heritage area at Dolmen


Dinner at Fjellværgård in the Fjellvær island




May 26th



Check out and leave Dolmen hotel


Visit SALMAR acquaculture on the island of Frøya


Visit a local farm with year-round free ranging sheep


Lunch at Mausund. 


Fishing tour in the archipielago


Return to Trondheim (arrival ca 21:00)


We can expect shifting weather with relatively high chances for rain, and chilly and windy weather. The area has oceanic climate, it is therefore moist and we expect the vegetation and the ground to be rather wet. You can check the weather forecast for Hitra at www.yr.no .

Recommended clothing                                                  

-          Hicking shoes, preferably water proof or rubber boots.

-           Water proof garment.

-          Warm clothes: hat, gloves, scarf, socks, pullover.

-          Extra shift of clothes (in case we get wet).

If you wish, you can leave part of your luggage in Trondheim and bring along a small bag or backpack to the excursion.