Expeditions

Expeditions

The Thor Heyerdahl Institute supports relevant expeditions in our efforts to promote and develop the ideas and principles of Thor Heyerdahl. Read more here.

  • Kon-Tiki2 Expedition

    Kon-Tiki2 got its name because we seek to double-down on Thor Heyerdahl's famous voyage by sailing two rafts from South America to Polynesia and then back! No one has done this in modern times, and...

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  • Caucasus biking 2013 – Tracking the Viking God Odin

    Biking in the track of Thor Heyerdahl for Cultural understanding Caucasus – Norway

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  • The Tangaroa Expedition 2006

    The Tangaroa Expedition 2006 was based on three main pillars of activity: research, teaching and communication. The aim of the expedition was to continue the heritage of Thor Heyerdahl by testing p...

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  • Expeditions

    With his spectacular expeditions and original theories, Thor Heyerdahl was a controversial figure. His expeditions were both numerous and extensive, and had a major impact on his life.

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