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King Crab Safari

KS40 King Crab Safari by RIB in Kirkenes incl meal

An experienced guide will take you for an unforgettable King Crab Fishing tour on a RIB boat where we will cruise along the fjord. Our fisherman guides will take you for a marine sightseeing outside Kirkenes. Sometimes porpoises (arctic dolphins) pops up around the boat, and stick around for a while. Then we head out for the pots (a box-shaped trap) to catch the biggest king crabs. You will be hands on deck, and help pull the pots from the depths of the fjord. Your catch is served in a traditional, renovated boat house by the fjord. 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. The morning tour fits for all guests arriving/departing by Hurtigruten.

Period: 01.05 – 30.11
Duration:
09.30 – 12.30
13:00 – 16:30
18:00 – 21:30 (evening tour only available until 15.09)
Daily
min 2 persons

PRICES:
1600 NOK per person
800 NOK per child 7-11 years

included transportation from/to hotel, guide, boat tour, protective clothing, king crab meal, coffee/tea

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

King Crab Safari by riverboat. First King Crab catch, meet and eat the King crab from our crab pots. Then you go by riverboats from Kirkenes upstream the Pasvik river to our facility at the Russian borderline. We serve you fresh King Crab, cloudberries with cream, followed by coffee or tea. While the crabs are being prepared, you’ll learn that the cultural history of the Sami people 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. Normal health condition is required, no wheel chair access. The morning tour fits for all guests arriving/departing by Hurtigruten

Period: 01.06 – 10.09
Duration: 
09:00 – 12.00
14:00 – 17:00
Daily
min 2 persons

PRICES:
1650 NOK per person
825 NOK per child 4-11 years

included transportation from/to hotel, guide, boat tour, protective clothing, King Crab meal, coffee/tea

KS01 King Crab Safari Fjord tour by boat incl meal

Pick up in Kirkenes at your hotel and driving tour to our boat pier, in a fascinating landscape. Photo stop at the Norwegian-Russian border checkpoint.
After 45 min we arrive at the fjord, east of Kirkenes and get dressed in warm clothes and necessary safety equipment.
Tour out on the fjord, on a comfortable boat and catch of King Crab in the fjord (in pots: a box-shaped trap). We serve a “all you can eat” King Crab meal on board the boat.
Total duration of the tour is 4-5 hours (boat tour incl catch and dinner lasts app. 2 hours, depends on weather conditions)

The tour fits for guests arriving by Hurtigruten boat

Period: 01.04 – 30.11
Duration: 
09:30 – 14.00
Daily
min 4 persons
max 12 persons

PRICES:
1890 NOK per person
945 NOK per child 4-11 years

included transportation from/to hotel, guide, boat tour, protective clothing, King Crab meal, coffee/tea

KS34 Arctic Highlights: Kirkenes sightseing, Russian border and King Crab meal

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. This sightseeing will give you more information about the “King Crab City – Kirkenes”. 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`ll be served a full King Crab meal in wonderful surroundings while getting more information about the crab and our area so far North.

Period: 01.04- 30.11
Duration: 18:00 – 21:00
Daily
min 4 persons
max 16 persons

PRICES:
1950 NOK per person
975 NOK per child 6-11 years

included transportation from/to hotel, local guide, King Crab meal, table water, 1 glass of white wine

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