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Winter Wonderland in Kirkenes

3 days
2 nights

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Rates:

Per Person in USD :
$ 950.00 (double occupancy)
$ 990.00 (single occupancy)
$ 70.00 (overnight in snowhotel)
$ 70.00 (Dec 20 - Jan 6 supplement)

 

Dates:

Daily during the following periods:
Dec 20 - Apr 20 

Hotels:

Scandic or Thon hotel in Kirkenes 4****
Kirkenes Snowhotel (optional)

Included:

1 overnight at Scandic or Thon Hotel in Kirkenes
1 overnight stay at Kirkenes Snowhotel (or at Thon/Scandic hotel)
Breakfast and meals according to the program
Northern lights – King Crab – Snowmobile safari
King Crab dinner
Husky Safari incl lunch
Kirkenes Snowhotel
Warm winter clothing during all activies
Transfer from/to hotel for all activities

Highlights & Experience:

Northern lights – King Crab – Snowmobile safari
King Crab dinner
Husky Safari incl lunch
Kirkenes Snowhotel

Itinerary:

KIRKENES WINTER TOUR: SNOWHOTEL, KING CRAB DINNER, SNOWMOBILE, HUSKY SAFARI AND NORTHERN LIGHTS HUNT

Day 1  : KIRKENES

You are about to experience winter in Kirkenes. Individual arrival and check-in at the hotel in Kirkenes.

NORTHERN LIGHTS - KING CRAB CATCH - SNOWMOBILE TOUR - KING CRAB DINNER
Pick up at the hotel at 18:00. Guided snowmobile tour to crab catching places on the ice (if ice conditions are safe, otherwise we pick the crabs in the harbour). King Crab catch followed by a snowmobile driving tour with several stops to watch Northern lights. Relax by the campfire in laavo after the snowmobile ride; enjoy a delicious meal of snow crab with a glass of wine. After the dinner you will be transferred back to the hotel in Kirkenes. Overnight in Kirkenes. 

Day 2  : HUSKI SAFARI IN KIRKENES - KIRKENES SNOWHOTEL INCLUDING DINNER

After breakfast you will be picked up from the hotel at 10:00am. Drive by car (approx. 1 hour) from Kirkenes to Pasvik. Pasvikdalen is a true wilderness area, one of the last few remaining in Europe. Experience a dog-sledding tour along the Norwegian-Russian border and into the deep forest. Feel the interaction between you and the dogs while being safely guided through the winter borderland. You will drive your own dog sledge (2 persons per sledge) about 20-25 km (depending on weather and snow conditions). You will be served lunch with coffee/tea outdoors around a bonfire or in traditional Sami tent (lavvu). You have to be in good health as you will be required to attach and remove the harnesses and driving the dog sledges. Transfer to hotel in Kirkenes/Snowhotel  at 16:30 (4:30pm)

After a short rest at 17:00 (5:00pm) we will transfer to Snowhotel, an amazing sample of snow architecture in the Arctic kingdom. The rooms are made of snow and there is an average temperature of -4 C inside. 20 suites, ice sculptures and live reindeers make this the most photographic spot in the Norwegian Arctic. Dinner in a cozy and warm inside restaurant. After the dinner you can either return to your hotel in Kirkenes at 21:00 (9:00pm) or stay overnight at the snowhotel incl breakfast and possibility to take sauna in the morning. You will be guided all the way and warm sleeping bags are included. Shower/WC, sauna and the restaurant is located in our service building (the warm part of our hotel). Accommodation at Kirkenes Snowhotel or 20.45 transportation back to hotel in Kirkenes. If you stay overnight at the snowhotel you will be transfered to Kirkenes next morning at 9:00am.

Day 3  : LAST DAY IN KIRKENES

Breakfast at the hotel in Kirkenes or snowhotel. Individual transfers to the airport.

Notes:

Group size:
min - 2 persons , max - 12 persons

Optional activities:
2H Kirkenes sighseeing and Russian border by bus: $95.00 per person

*the sequence of activities may change due to weather conditions