History and local food: Wandering from Munkeby to Stiklestad
Join us as we retrace the pilgrim’s journey from Munkeby Monastery to Stiklestad.
From NOK 2100
Discover the fascinating history about Saint Olav and the Munkeby Monastery, which lay on the route between Jämtland and Levanger. You will also gain insight into the French monks who live at the new Munkeby Mariakloster/Maria Monastery today. Max: 14 people
16.00 Arrival at Munkeby Old Monastery, where you will hear the story of the monastery.
17.00 You go up to Munkeby Herberge where Håkon welcomes you. Here you can taste the popular Munkebyosten produced at Munkeby Mariakloster, close to the farm. Many regards this as Norway’s best cheese. You can also taste Munkeby Beer, specially brewed by Inderøy Gårdsbryggeri.
17.45 Relaxation and socializing.
19.00 The evening ends with a two course dinner and accommodation at Munkeby Herberge.
07.00 Departure to Munkeby Mariakloster
07.15 You attend the prayer in Munkeby Mariakloster, together with the monks in the monastery.
08.00 A nice lunch at Munkeby Herberge.
09.00 Pilgrimage to Stiklestad. The trail is part of the St.Olav´ Path that goes from Stiklestad to Nidaros. The trip takes 4-5 hours, is 21 km long and the terrain is easy to walk in forests and fields. The areas you walk through have been the centerpieces of the Norwegian Viking Age and the Middle Ages. On arrival Stiklestad you will be served lunch and attend guided tours in Stiklestad church, St Olavs Chapel and Stiklastadir Longhouse. Then it’s time to relax or to walk around Stiklestad on your own.
19.00 In the evening, you can enjoy dinner and dessert in a quiet setting at Stiklestad Hotell. Accommodation at the hotel.
The tour costs from NOK 2100 per person in double room, included tour of Munkeby old monastery, taste of Munkebyost and Munkeby beer, two-course dinner and accommodation with breakfast at Munkeby hostel, guided tour at Stiklestad National Cultural Center, two-course dinner and accommodation with breakfast at Stiklestad hotel. In addition, there may be transportation of luggage and a guide. If you come to Munkeby by car, we will arrange transportation back.
|Opening hours cafe and shop:||01.06-31.08: 12.00—19.00. Mondays we only open for guests.|
01.09—31.05: wednesdays 17.00—20.00 and saturdays 12.00—17.00.
|Prices:||Accommodation from NOK 160,-|
bed linnen / towels NOK 90,-
breakfast w / packed lunch NOK 120, -,
dinner from NOK 135,-
Munkeby Abbey ruin
|Open 2017:||June 11th - August 13th 11 am - 6 pm|