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Husky Tours

KI29 Day trip by dog sledge to the Norwegian-Russian borderland incl lunch (with or without overnight stay)

Exclusive tour with max 8 guests in the beautiful Pasvik valley.

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.

Please note:
Normal physical health is required, as our guests are involved in attaching/removing the harnesses and driving the dog sledges by themselves.
Guests with a really bad back or with problems walking is not recommended to join in on our tours since they are done not only on flat terrain, bumps on the track and balance is needed.
You will be two persons per sled, one sitting in and one running the sled. We do not have one guide per sled – so if you for some reason do not want to run the sled at all, we need to know when the tour is booked
The menu is set on our tours and if you have special food preferances we need to know that already when you book.

Period: 05.12 – 22.04
Duration: 10:00 – 16:30 Tuesday-Fredag and Sunday

PRICES without overnight stay:
2800 NOK per person
1700 NOK per child 7-11 years old
Surcharge for single sled: 700 NOK – pre booking required

PRICES with overnight stay:
3800 NOK per person incl overnight stay in guesthouse (double room), dinner and breakfast, transfer to Kirkenes on day 2 at 08.45, arrival time Kirkenes 10.00
2200 NOK per child 7-11 years old (in family room together with 2 adults)
Surcharge for single sled: 700 NOK – pre booking required
Single room suplement: 250 NOK per person

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

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: 01.12 – 20.04
Duration: 13:00 – 15:00, 15:00 – 17:00, 17.00 -19:00

PRICES:
2100 NOK per person

1050 NOK per child 7-11 years old
Minimum 2 persons.
included transportation, guide,  warm clothing

KI14 Evening tour dog sledging incl dinner and overnight stay (1 night)

Exclusive tour with max 8 guests in the beautiful Pasvik valley.

Day 1: 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. 10 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.
Overnight stay in Pasvik valley wilderness at cosy Guesthouse in double rooms incl breakfast

Day 2: Breakfast and 8.30 transfer back to Kirkenes/Kirkenes airport. Arrival time in Kirkenes/airport at 10.00

Please note:
Normal physical health is required, as our guests are involved in attaching/removing the harnesses and driving the dog sledges by themselves.
Guests with a really bad back or with problems walking is not recommended to join in on our tours since they are done not only on flat terrain, bumps on the track and balance is needed.
You will be two persons per sled, one sitting in and one running the sled. We do not have one guide per sled – so if you for some reason do not want to run the sled at all, we need to know when the tour is booked
The menu is set on our tours and if you have special food preferances we need to know that already when you book.

Period: 05.12 – 22.04 (in April not as Northern light tour)
Duration: 17:00 – 10:00 (next day) Tuesday-Friday and Sunday

PRICES:
3350 NOK per person
2250 NOK per child from 7 – 12 years
Single room suplement: 250 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)

KI50N Kirkenes Husky evening tour and Northern light hunt

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 Northern light hunt and for photos.
Your tour includes transfers to and from your hotel in Kirkenes. Good physical condition is necessary to participate.

Period: 01.12 – 20.04 (in April not as Northern light tour)
Duration: 21:00 – 23:00

PRICES:
2300 NOK per person

1150 NOK per child 7-11 years old
Minimum 2 persons.
included transportation, guide,  warm clothing

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

Exclusive tour with max 8 guests in the beautiful Pasvik valley.

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). 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 (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 back to Kirkenes.
Experience a typical North Norwegian cabin weekend together with our local guides and dogs.
Please note:
Normal physical health is required, as our guests are involved in attaching/removing the harnesses and driving the dog sledges by themselves.
Guests with a really bad back or with problems walking is not recommended to join in on our tours since they are done not only on flat terrain, bumps on the track and balance is needed.
You will be two persons per sled, one sitting in and one running the sled. We do not have one guide per sled – so if you for some reason do not want to run the sled at all, we need to know when the tour is booked
The menu is set on our tours and if you have special food preferances we need to know that already when you book.

 

Period: 08.12 – 15.04
Duration: 12:00 Friday – 15:30 Sunday

PRICES:

6400 NOK per person
3500 per child from 4-11 years
Surcharge for single sled: 1100 NOK – pre booking required

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)

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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