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Tour to Murmansk

Experience the largest city north of the Arctic Circle, just 220 km from Kirkenes. Murmansk with its 310,000 inhabitants has undergone rapid development the recent years, and presents itself as a young and vibrant city on the move. Nevertheless, one can still see the “old” Russia. Modern Life and the old Russia meet here on a unique and contrasting ways. Experience both on this tour.
Tours to Russia require a visa.

 

 

Murmansk (1 overnight stay) Individual tour with regular bus

DURATION: 14:00/15:00 (day 1) to 19:00 (day 2), 1 night
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS: minimum 2
DEPARTURE DAY: Every day
PERIOD: all year
OVERNIGHT: 1 night in a hotel in Murmansk with good western standard and central location
MEALS: Breakfast.
PRICE: 2600 NOK per person in a double room
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT: 450 NOK per night
PRICE INCLUDES: 1 night in a double room with breakfast, bus ticket Kirkenes-Murmansk, Murmansk-Kirkenes taxi, invitation letter for visa.
NOTE: Tour with Russian Transport, for this tour a visa is required.
GROUPS: For groups of 10 persons or more, it is possible to have bus and guides from Pasvikturist

Options:

  • 2 hours City sightseeing in Murmansk with English speaking Guide. 450 NOK per person
  • Tour can be extended with additional nights

Program:

DAY 1:
Start from Kirkenes at 2/3 pm. by bus. After about 15 minutes we arrive at the Norwegian-Russian border crossing. There will be passport and visa controls. The bus passes by the mining town of Zapoljarnyj.  We will send you an overview map so you can follow the route. In the Pechenga walley you’ll see large military installations. You will also see monuments from the frontline of World War 2. Short stop in Titovka (small cafe and toilet). Arrival in Murmansk aroun 8/9 pm. Russian time (1 hour time difference in summer/2 hours in winter). Check-Inn Hotel in Polyarny Zory. The hotel has a good standard and has also a restaurant, bar, ATM and sauna.
 

DAY 2:
Breakfast at hotel. We recommend a 2 hour city tour with a local guide.
Murmansk is an interesting town and you can either walk through the main street, Lenin Prospect, with various shops, or spend time in one of the large and modern shopping centers. There is also a wide selection of different restaurants in the center of Murmansk.
At 4 pm. you will be picked up from the hotel by taxi and arrive in Kirkenes around 7 pm.

 

 

Murmansk (2 overnight stays) Individual tour with regular bus

DURATION: 14:00/15:00 (day 1) to 10:00 (day 3), 2 nights
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS: minimum 2
DEPARTURE DAY: Every day
PERIOD: all year
OVERNIGHT: 2 nights in a hotel in Murmansk with good western standard and central location
MEALS: Breakfast.
PRICE: 2600 NOK per person in a double room
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT: 450 NOK per night
PRICE INCLUDES: 2 nights in a double room with breakfast, bus ticket Kirkenes-Murmansk-Kirkenes, invitation letter for visa.
NOTE: Tour with Russian Transport, for this tour a visa is required.
GROUPS: For groups of 10 persons or more, it is possible to have bus and guides from Pasvikturist

Options:

  • 2 hours City sightseeing in Murmansk with English speaking Guide. 450 NOK per person
  • Tour can be extended with additional nights

Program:

DAY 1:
Start from Kirkenes at 2/3 pm. by bus. After about 15 minutes we arrive at the Norwegian-Russian border crossing. There will be passport and visa controls. The bus passes by the mining town of Zapoljarnyj.  We will send you an overview map so you can follow the route. In the Pechenga walley you’ll see large military installations. You will also see monuments from the frontline of World War 2. Short stop in Titovka (small cafe and toilet). Arrival in Murmansk aroun 8/9 pm. Russian time (1 hour time difference in summer/2 hours in winter). Check-Inn Hotel in Polyarny Zory. The hotel has a good standard and has also a restaurant, bar, ATM and sauna.

DAY 2:
Breakfast at hotel. Possibility to take part in a city sightseeing with local guide (must be booked in advance).
Free time to explore Murmansk: visit a museum, shopping, SPA-treatment. In the evening you can choose between different restaurants with excellent food and service.

DAY 3:
Departure by regular bus at 07:00 from Murmansk, arrival time in Kirkenes at approximately 10:00 Norwegian time.

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