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King Crab Safari

KS40 King Crab Fishing in Kirkenes

An experienced fisherman will take you for an unforgettable King Crab Fishing tour on a RIB boat where we will cruise along the Bøkfjord and the Barents Sea to find the right place to catch the King Crab. You will be hands on deck to help pull up the King Crab cages from the depths. Your guide will take you back and serve your catch in a traditional, renovated boat house by the fjord. You may eat as many King Crabs as you wish.  Lunch will be fresh, fresh, fresh! The tour guide will provide you with protective clothing and necessary equipment. Normal health condition required. No access for wheel chair.

Period: Daily, from 1st of May to 31st of October.
Duration: 13:00 – 16:00 and 18:00 – 21:00

PRICES:
1500 NOK per person
750 NOK per children under 12 years
Minimum 2 persons.
included guide, boat tour, protective clothing, king crab meal, coffee/te.


KS16 King crab safari by riverboat to the Russian borderline, with King crab meal

Meet and eat the King crab from our crab pots, as we visit Boris Gleb – An Icon of the Norwegian-Russian border history. You follow our riverboats from Kirkenes to our facility at the Russian borderline. We serve you fresh King Crab, cloud berries with cream, followed by coffee or tea. While the crabs are being prepared, you’ll learn that the cultural history of the Laplanders and the Orthodox church of Russia are closely connected to the border area. You’ll be as close to the border that you can almost touch it! However, trespassing is illegal. Fully licensed. Souvenirs are available.

Period: Daily, from 1st of June to 15th of September.
Duration: 14:00 – 17:00

PRICES:
1650 NOK per person
825 NOK per children under 12 years
Minimum 2 personer.
included transportation, guide, boat tour, protective clothing, local meal, kaffe/te.


KS01 King Crab Safari with diver (minimum 4 persons)

Pick up at your hotel and transfer to the boat. Tour out on the fjord on a comfortable boat. After a short ride in a great north Norwegian fjord landscape the diver gets down and catches crabs for us. Lecture on crab and preparation of fresh crab on board. Enjoy your fresh kingcrab lunch on board.

Period: Daily, from 1st of May to 31st of October.
Duration: 10:00 – 14:00

PRICES:
1500 NOK per person
Minimum 4 persons
included guide, boat tour, protective clothing, king crab meal, coffee/tea.
Can be combined with Bathing in the Arctic Ocean with survival suit: +350 NOK per person.

KS34 King Crab and Russian Border by bus (group tour min 10 persons)

Kirkenes is the King Crab capital of Norway and the only Norwegian border point to Russia. King Crab is an important export article in the north. This fascinating animal coming originally from Russia can grow up to 2 meters between the claws and can weigh up to 15 kg. After a tour around Kirkenes we head to the Russian border and get insight in Norwegian and Russian relations. From the Russian border we move further to the fjord where you can catch and get to know live King Crab. You`ll be served a taste of King Crab in wonderful surroundings while getting more information about the crab and our area so far North.

Period: Daily, from 1st of May to 31st of October.
Duration: 3,5 hours, departure time to be agreed upon booking.

PRICES:
1300 NOK per person
650 NOK per children under 12 years
Minimum 10 persons.
includes local guide, transportation, taste of King Crab, table water.

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