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Sightseeing with local guide

We offer sightseeing with local guide in small groups (from 2 persons to maximum 16 persons).
We recommend to book the tours in advance.

KS02 Walkingtour in Kirkenes centrum

Walking tour Kirkenes with local guide. Start at our office in the main shopping street. In just 1 hour you get interesting facts about Kirkenes history, the 2. World War and the daily life. We take a tour to the most interesting monuments, pass the Andersgrotta and walk along the shore. The quickest way to get better known with Kirkenes. Please book the tour in advance. Starts at our office in main shopping street Dr Wesselsgate 15 (only during our opening hours).

Period: 01.04 – 30.11
Duration: 10:30 – 11:30

min 2 persons
max 15 Persons

PRICES:
400 NOK per person
200 NOK per children 6 – 11 years

included local guide

KS06 Kirkenes sightseeing & Russian border

Our most popular tour! On this tour you get, in only 2 hours an interesting summary about Kirkenes history, daily life, relationship to Russia, climate and much more. Guided tour through the town of Kirkenes and surroundings incl visit at two viewpoints, the Russian border and the mining town.
Several stops on our way for photographing. Your guide will provide information and answer your questions. Our last stop is the viewpoint ”Storfjell” where we get a nice view over the fjord. Personal tours with max 16 guests.
The morning tour fits also for all guests arriving and departing by Hurtigruten.

Period: 01.04 – 30.11
Duration:
09:30-11.30
14:00-16:00
Daily
min 2 persons
max 16 persons

PRICES:
800 NOK per person
400 NOK per child 6-11 years
included transportation from/to hotel or Hurtigruten pier, guide

KS32 Sightseeing in Pasvik valley and visit at National Park Centre

A guided trip by buss to Pasvik valley. Small groups from 2 to max 16 guests – tour with a personal touch and a local guide. The valley is one of the last wilderness areas in Europe and known for its unique fauna and flora. You get both, a nice nature experience and information about the interesting history of this area right beside Russia. We follow the Pasvik river (border river to Russia) all the way to Svanvik. Visit at the National Park Centre, which provides information about fauna and flora and the brown bear information Centre. Several stops along the way where you have good views of the river and to Russia (stops varies slightly with the seasons).

Period: 02.05 – 29.11
Duration: 09:30-12:30
Mon-Fri
min 4 persons
max 16 persons

PRICES:
1300 NOK per person
650 NOK per child 6-11 years

included transportation from/to hotel or Hurtigruten pier, guide and entrance fees

KS39 Excursion to Grense Jakobselv & the oldest mountain in Norway

The small village Grense Jakobselv is located close to the Arctic Sea. Only a narrow river separates the village from Russia. Along the border you can observe border posts and sometimes also the border guards. Grense Jakobselv is located about 60 km East of Kirkenes. The tour to Grense Jakobselv is a wonderful nature experience and on a short distance you will experience fjord, mountains, the ocean and the fertile valley. We will be passing King Oscar II’s chapel from 1869, the vicar’s house and take a coffee break on a sandy beach by the Arctic Ocean. Are you tough enough to take a bath in the Arctic Ocean right beside Russia? Don’t forget your bathing suit.

Period: 01.06 – 15.09
Duration: 17:00-21:00
Daily
min 4 persons
max 16 persons

PRICES:
1500 NOK per person
750 NOK per child 6-11 years
included transportation from/to hotel, guide

KS32L Sightseeing in Pasvik valley and visit at National Park Centre + Husky farm incl local lunch

A guided trip by buss to Pasvik valley. The valley is one of the last wilderness areas in Europe and known for its big brown bear population. You get both, a nice nature experience and information about the interesting history of this area right beside Russia. We follow the Pasvik river (border river to Russia) all the way to Svanvik. Visit in the National Park Centre which provides information about fauna and flora. After that we visit a viewpoint where you can see our neighbour in Russia, the mining town Nikel (only in summer time). After 10 min driving time we stop at husky farm Birk. Guiding and information about the huskies, husky tours and more. Local lunch in the viking long house close to the Pasvik river and the Russian border. This tour provides a lot of information about history, nature and the daily life in our area so far North.

Period: 02.05 – 30.09
Duration: 09:30-14:30
Mon-Fri
min 4 persons
max 16 persons

PRICES:
1850 NOK per person
925 NOK per child 6-11 years

included transportation from/to hotel or Hurtigruten pier, guide, entrance fee and local meal

KS34 Arctic Highlights: Kirkenes sightseeing, Russian border and King Crab meal (min 4 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. 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

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The office is closed Sat, Sun and Holidays and your booking will not be proceeded.

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