Kongekrabbe safari Hurtigruten Photo Ørjan Bertelsen
Tour with friends to Kirkenes (May – Oct)

A trip you will hardly forget. Here you are both on a king crab catch and an ATV trip through Norway’s oldest mountains. And have you bathed in the Arctic Ocean before? You get this done on this trip.

The trip is suitable for both companies and groups of friends who want to experience Finnmark as a team. The flight from Oslo takes only 2 hours and there is a direct connection to Kirkenes with both Norwegian and SAS. Transfer from the airport to Kirkenes takes 15 min. The trip includes all transfers and you are taken care of from arrival to departure, warm clothes and necessary equipment are included in all activities.

SEASON: The package can be booked from 1 May to 30 October

DURATION: 4 days / 3 nights

INCLUDING: Snowhotel Kirkenes, King crab safari by boat, husky ride with carriage, river boat trip to the Norwegian-Russian border, ATV trip to Grense Jakobselv with swimming in the Arctic Ocean, accommodation, all meals

ACCOMMODATION: 1 night at Snowhotel Kirkenes, 1 night at high standard cabins “Gamme”, 1 night at hotel in Kirkenes (Thon or Scandic)


DAY 1 Arrival and transfer to Snowhotel Kirkenes Guided tour with drink 3-course dinner at restaurant «Låven» Overnight at Snowhotel in warm sleeping bags

DAY 2 Breakfast King crab safari with RIB boat out into the fjord where you are involved in catching King crab, including fresh king crab lunch. 4 hours Afterwards husky ride with carriage Dinner and warm accommodation in high-standard cabins “Gamme” by snow hotel

DAY 3 Breakfast Morning: Cultural-historical river boat trip to Boris Gleb 3 hours incl lunch (only possible from 10 June – 10 Sep *) Afternoon: Guided ride with ATV (quad bike) to Grense Jakobselv. We drive through Norway’s oldest mountains through a mighty landscape. Then we drive down into the green valley that forms the border with Russia. You can hardly get any closer to any neighbor than on this trip. Well ahead, there will be swimming in the Arctic Ocean and hot drinks on the beach! 4 hours (only possible from 1 June to 10 Oct *). * Alternatively May / October program on day 3: Full day trip to Kongekrabbe village Bugøynes. Located in the sea gap, spectacular bus trip with a stop in Neiden, visit to Skolt waterfall and East Sami museum In Bugøynes: guided tour and swimming in the Barents Sea. Local lunch is served at the Bistoren A total of 7 hours Dinner and overnight at hotel in Kirkenes (Thon hotel or Scandic hotel)

DAY 4 Breakfast and departure

MORE INFO: info@bookingkirkenes.no, tel. +47 78 99 50 80

BOOKING: min 8 people (for smaller groups ask for offers)

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