CBIS 6701512

The Complete Snowhotel Kirkenes. All play in 3 days

This 3 Day & 2 Night Package is starting with transfer by bus from Kirkenes Airport or Scandic Hotel, continued by King Crab Safari, Overnight Stay at Snowhotel, Snowmobiling, Northern Lights Hunt by Bus & Dog Sledding. This package is considered 3-day counting the arrival & departure days. It is possible to add accommodation and other activities once at the checkout. 


Preise ab 14400 NOK
Day 1 Morning - Bus Transfer Kirkenes Airport – Snowhotel Kirkenes 11:15 - 11:30 

Day 1 Daytime - King Crab Safari 13:00 - 16:30 

At the Snowhotel you will be provided with warm winter clothing and once dressed up you will board a sleigh that will be pulled by snowmobile to a frozen fjord with the location best for catching the King Crab. You will step out on the frozen fjord and help the fisherman pull the traps from the deep through the hole in the ice. 

The journey will culminate in a warm, rustic farmhouse restaurant by the fjord, where you will enjoy a feast, served the Norwegian way - fresh, juicy, and irresistible! The portions are generous, so no one will leave the table hungry. 

Day 1 Evening - Snowhotel Visit Inc. Dinner 17:00 - 20:00 

After the King Crab Safari, you will have a tour in the Snowhotel. You have the chance to see the 14 stunning ice suites, all carved by master ice and snow artists, and have a drink in the ice bar before to head to your 3-course dinner. When the time is right, there will be a three-course dinner waiting for you, and before to call it a night you will have a presentation how to tuck yourself in a thermal sleeping bag to stay toasty and comfy through the night. 

Day 1 Night – overnight at Snowhotel Kirkenes 

Day 2 Morning – Breakfast 09:00 – 10:00 

Day 2 Morning – Snowmobiling 13:00 – 16:00 

The guide will provide you with the necessary gear and give you instructions on how to operate the snowmobile. You will be sharing a snowmobile with another person, and if you wish halfway you can swap. To drive one snowmobile by yourself can be arranged by additional cost. 

Day 2 Evening – Northern Lights Hunt by Bus 21:00 – 00:00 

A knowledgeable guide will check the latest magnetic forecast and decide whether to take you by minibus towards the Russian border or in the opposite direction toward the Finnish border. 

If our Aurora guide takes photos, these are included to the tour and can be sent by e-mail. 

NB! The aurora is a natural phenomenon and can't be guaranteed. We will do all we can to find the lights, and if we are not lucky, we will make it a memorable trip regardless. 

Day 2 Night - overnight at Snowhotel Kirkenes Gamme Cabin

Day 3 Morning – Breakfast 

Day 3 Morning - Dog Sledding 09:30 – 11:30 

After breakfast, you meet our guide & dress up in our warm winter overall suits. Meet our husky team and your musher. You will be driven in a 2-person sled by our experienced dog mushers. If conditions allow, the guest may get to try driving the dog sled part of the tour.  

After dog sledding, you have plenty of free time to experience the camp area by yourself. 

Day 3 Morning - Transfer Snowhotel Kirkenes to Kirknes Scandic Hotel or Airport 14:30 - 14:40 

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Package Schedule

Step by step schedule of the package showing all activities and accommodations, view it here on the web or click the link on the right to download it to your device.

Meeting place: Kirkenes Airport.

Meeting time: 11:15.

Duration to Snowhotel: 15 min.

Meeting place: The Gabba restaurant at Snowhotel Kirkenes.

Meeting time: 14:45.

Duration to the tour: 3,5 hrs.

What to wear & bring with you: Our guides will provide you with warm winter clothing - winter overall suits, boots, hat & mittens. However, we recommend dressing in warm winter clothing and in layers so you can adjust your clothing to the weather. 

King Crab Safari: Together with other guests, you will sit back in the sledge pulled by a snowmobile and enjoy the ride while your guide & professional fishermen will be steering the snowmobile. 

Food & beverage: In the Snowhotels restaurant there is coffee and tea available at any time and during the King Crab Safari approximately at 14:30 you will be served King Crab meal. It is possible to buy snacks at the restaurant or bring your own snacks with you.

Facilities: Restaurant and lounge, changing room, lavatories.

Meeting place: The Gabba restaurant at Snowhotel Kirkenes.

Meeting time: 17:00.

Duration to the tour: 1,5 hrs.

Snowhotel visit: After the King Crab Safari, you will have a tour in the Snowhotel where you will see the 14 stunning ice suites, all carved by master ice and snow artists, and have a drink in the jaw-dropping ice bar.

Food & beverage: 3-course dinner at the restaurant.

Facilities: Restaurant and lounge, changing room, lavatories.

Overnight at Snowhotel Kirkenes: You will be staying overnight in one of the Snowhotels room. Before to call it a night, we will present to you on how to tuck yourself in a thermal sleeping bag to stay warm and comfortable through the night. 

Breakfast: Continental style.

Location: Snowhotel restaurant - main restaurant.

Meeting place: The Gabba restaurant at Snowhotel Kirkenes.

Meeting time: 14:45.

Duration to the tour: 3 hrs.

Snowmobiling: The guide will provide you with the necessary gear and give you instructions on how to operate the snowmobile. You will be sharing a snowmobile with another person, and if you wish halfway you can swap. To drive one snowmobile by yourself can be arranged by additional cost. 

Facilities: Restaurant and lounge, changing room, lavatories.

Note! You need to have a valid drivers and be 18 years or older to drive a Snowmobile by yourself. Children: Age 10 years or older to attend the tour.

Food & beverage: 3-course dinner at the restaurant.

Meeting place: The Gabba restaurant at Snowhotel Kirkenes.

Meeting time: 20:45.

Duration to the tour: 3 hrs.

What to wear & bring with you: Our guides will provide you with warm winter clothing - winter overall suits, boots, hat & mittens. However, we recommend dressing in warm winter clothing and in layers so you can adjust your clothing to the weather. 

Northern Lights Hunt by Bus: A knowledgeable guide will check the latest magnetic forecast and decide whether to take you by minibus towards the Russian border or in the opposite direction toward the Finnish border. If our Aurora guide takes photos, these are included to the tour and can be sent by e-mail. 

NB! The aurora is a natural phenomenon and can't be guaranteed. We will do all we can to find the lights, and if we are not lucky, we will make it a memorable trip regardless. Please note that there is no refund if there is no Aurora, or if you choose not to make the trip. 

Food & beverage: In the Snowhotels restaurant there is coffee and tea available at any time and before the tour, you will be served a 3-course dinner. It is possible to buy snacks at the restaurant or bring your own snacks with you.

Facilities: Restaurant and lounge, changing room, lavatories.

Overnight at Snowhotel Kirkenes: You will stay overnight in one of the Snowhotels Gamme Cabins.

Breakfast: Continental style.

Location: Snowhotel restaurant - main restaurant.

Meeting place: The Geaba restaurant at Snowhotel Kirkenes.

Meeting time: 09:15.

Duration to the tour: 2 hrs.

What to wear & bring with you: Our guides will provide you with warm winter clothing - winter overall suits, boots, hat & mittens. However, we recommend dressing in warm winter clothing and in layers so you can adjust your clothing to the weather. 

Northern Lights Hunt by Bus: Our guide will provide you with warm winter overall suits before meeting our husky team and your musher. You will be driven in a 2-person sled by our experienced dog mushers. If conditions allow, the guest may get to try driving the dog sled part of the tour.  

Food & beverage: In the Snowhotels restaurant there is coffee and tea available at any time and you have a possibility to buy snacks, food at the restaurant.

Facilities: Restaurant and lounge, changing room, lavatories.

Meeting time: 10 min before departure.

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