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Husky Tours

KI29 Day trip by dog sledge to the Norwegian-Russian borderland

Pick up at hotel. We drive by car from Kirkenes to our base in Pasvik, approximately 1 hour. Pasvikdalen is one of the last wilderness areas in Europe. Tour by dog sledges along the Norwegian- Russian border and into the Siberian forest. You drive your own dog sledge (2 persons per sledge). Driving distance is 20-25 km (depends on weather and snow conditions). We serve coffee/tea and lunch outdoors around the open fire or in our Sami lavvu. Normal physical health is required, as our guests are involved in attaching/removing the harnesses and driving the dog sledges by themselves. Tour with max 8 guests.

* This operator offers also overnight stay in a cosy guesthouse located right beside the river in Pasvik, 55 km from Kirkenes. Contact us for an offer.

Period: Monday to Thursday, from 1st of December to 20th of April.
Closed: 24th of December
Duration: 10:00 – 16:30

PRICES:
2100 NOK per person
2250 NOK per person in period 19.12. – 03.01. and 06.02. – 26.02.
half price per children under 12 years
Surcharge for single sled: 500 NOK – advance booking required!
Minimum 2 persons, maximum 8 persons.
included transportation, guide,  warm clothing, coffee/tea and lunch (Special dietary requirements must be stated at the time of booking).

KI50 Kirkenes Husky tours – 2 hours

This tour is one of the best ways to travel in the Arctic Tundra. You get warm clothing and will be taken to your husky team where you will get a short lesson on how to handle the dogs and your sledge. There are 2 people per sledge, one driver and one passenger. Of course you will have a guide to help you on your way to the forest. There will be short stops en route for photos.
Your tour includes transfers to and from your hotel in Kirkenes. Good physical condition is necessary to participate.

Period: Daily, from 1st of December to 20th of April.
Duration: 13:00 – 15:00, 15:00 – 17:00, 17.00 -19:00

PRICES:
1800 NOK per person

900 NOK per child 7-11 years old
Minimum 2 persons.
included transportation, guide,  warm clothing.

 

KI14 Dog-sledge trip in Norwegian-Russian borderland incl dinner and overnight stay

Pick up at hotel. We drive by car from Kirkenes to our base in Pasvik, app. 1 hour. Pasvikdalen is one of the last wilderness areas in Europe. Tour by dog sledges along the Norwegian- Russian border and into the Siberian forest. You drive you own dog sledge (2 persons per sledge). Driving distance is app. 15 km (depends on weather and snow conditions). In good conditions, you will see the northern lights dance across the skies. We end the trip with a delicious meal served in a Sami lavvu. Normal physical health is required, as our guests are involved in attaching/removing the harnesses and driving the dog sledges by themselves. Overnight stay in Pasvik valley wilderness at cosy Guesthouse in double rooms incl breakfast

On day 2 breakfast and transfer back to Kirkenes/Kirkenes airport at 8.45, arrival time in Kirkenes/airport at 09.45

Period: Monday to Thursday, from 1st of December to 20th of April.
Closed: 24th of December
Duration: 17:00 – 10:00 (next day)

PRICES:
3000 NOK per person
3150 NOK per person in period 19.12. – 03.01. and 06.02. – 26.02.
children 4-11 years old – half price if sharing same room with 2 adults
Single room suplement: 150 NOK per person
Minimum 2 persons, maximum 8 persons.
included transportation, warm clothing, coffee/tea, dinner, breakfast, 1 night at Guesthouse. (Special dietary requirements must be stated at the time of booking).

KI25 Exclusive dog sledding trip with overnight stay in the borderland

Join us and our dogs in the borderland. We show you how to drive a dog sled, and with one husky team each we drive along the Norwegian – Russian border and into a cosy cabin in the forest. You drive you own dog sledge (2 persons per sledge). Normal physical health is required, as our guests are involved in attaching/removing the harnesses and driving the dog sledges by themselves. On arrival, we make a fire and have lunch around the fireplace. We spend the night in the cabin, where we have dinner in the evening, and for those who want to it’s possible to have a sauna. We spend the night in Myrbekkoia, one of the cosiest cabins in Pasvikdalen valley. Breakfast will be served (to both dogs and people) before we return to the valley’s biggest husky kennel. Transfer back to Kirkenes.

Period: Fridays and Saturdays, from 1st of December to 20th of April.
Closed: 24th of December
Duration: 12:00 – 15:30 (next day)

PRICES:

3200 NOK per person
3500 NOK per person in period 19.12. – 03.01. and 06.02.-26.02.
Surcharge for single sled: 700 NOK, advance booking required
children 4-11 years old – half price

Minimum 2 persons, maximum 8 persons.
included transportation, warm clothing, coffee/tea and all meals from lunch to lunch, accommodation in cabin (no running water or electricity in the cabin) and own team of dogs (children sit on the sled). Special dietary requirements must be stated at the time of booking.

KI44 Exclusive dog sledding trip – weekend trip with 2 overnight stays

Join us and our dogs in the borderland. We show you how to drive a dog sled, and with one husky team each we drive along the Norwegian – Russian border and into a cosy cabin in the forest. You drive you own dog sledge (2 persons per sledge). Normal physical health is required, as our guests are involved in attaching/removing the harnesses and driving the dog sledges by themselves. On arrival, we make a fi re and have lunch around the fi replace. We spend the night in the cabin, where we have dinner in the evening, and for those who want to it’s possible to have a sauna. We spend the night in Myrbekkoia, one of the cosiest cabins in Pasvikdalen valley (no running water or electricity in the cabin). Breakfast will be served (to both dogs and people) before we start a dog sledding trip out in the Pasvik forest. Possibility to observe birds and other animals. Enjoy the total silence (the cabin is far away from other houses and streets.)
Day 3 breakfast and by dog sledding back to our base. Transportation by bus back to Kirkenes.
Experience a typical North Norwegian cabin weekend together with our local guides and dogs.

Period: Fridays, from 1st of December to 20th of April.
Closed: 24th of December
Duration: 12:00 (Friday) – 15:30 (Sunday)

PRICES:

5700 NOK per person
5950 NOK per person in period 19.12. – 03.01. and 06.02. – 26.02.
Surcharge for single sled: 1150 NOK – advance booking required!
children 4-11 years old – half price

Minimum 2 persons, maximum 8 persons.
included transportation, warm clothing, coffee/tea and all meals from lunch to lunch, accommodation in cabin and own team of dogs (children sit on the sled). Special dietary requirements must be stated at the time of booking.

Get a taste of dog sleding:


Travel with Norway host David Spinx to the Pasvik Valley near the Russian border and meet 50 Alaskan huskies. You will get to try dog sledging.

 

 

 

Many of our winter activities like Snowmobile safaris, husky safaris, King Crab Safaris are subject to change due to weather- and ice conditions. As a responsible tour operator Pasvikturist AS reserves the right to change the routing and the duration of the excursions without prior notice. Northern lights can never be guaranteed on the excursions.

 

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