Experience the king crab safari with Visit Bugøynes and meet the king of Varangerfjorden! Join them on an exciting tour with RIB boats and learn how to catch this majestic creature. Their experienced guide will share all their knowledge about the Norwegian red king crab and its impact on the northern Norwegian coastline. Along the way, you will also gain insight into the history of Bugøynes and Varangerfjorden.
Together, you will check the crab traps and have the opportunity to handle the impressive creatures. With a bit of luck, you might even catch glimpses of whales, seals, and porpoises, adding an extra dimension to this unique experience.
After the thrilling king crab safari, you will have the pleasure of tasting the freshest seafood delicacy right out of the sea! The king crab, with its delicious and healthy meat, will be prepared in the traditional Norwegian way and served with bread and mayonnaise at their restaurant, Bistroen.
So, join Visit Bugøynes on this unforgettable king crab safari and gain a deeper understanding of this fascinating animal and its significance for Northern Norway. The safari offers you the opportunity to get up close to nature and the abundant wildlife in the area.
Please note that the safari may be canceled in case of bad weather.