Day 1 Morning - Transfer from Kirkenes airport by Husky Taxi 11:15 - 13:00
Imagine stepping out of the plane, and instead of going to luggage claim, you are going to meet our energetic and eager huskies ready to take you across the northern mountains, straight to the doorstep of the Snowhotel. The musher will provide you with the necessary clothing to stay warm while sitting in the Dog Sledd. The dog Sledding trip from the airport to Snowhotel is about 2 hours of dog sledding.
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. 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.
Day 1 Night – Overnight at Snowhotel Kirkenes
Day 2 Morning – Breakfast 09:00 – 10:00
Day 2 Morning - King Crab Safari 13:00 - 16:30
At the Snowhotel, you will board a sleigh that will be pulled by snowmobile to a frozen fjord with the location best for catching the King Crab. We aim to give you the best King crab fishing adventure. 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!
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. Please note that there is no refund if there is no Aurora, or if you choose not to make the trip.
Day 2 Night - Overnight at Snowhotel Kirkenes Gamme Cabin
Day 3 Morning – Breakfast 09:00 – 10:00
Day 3 Morning – Transfer Snowhotel Kirkenes to Kirkness Scandic Hotel or Airport 11:30 - 11:40