Original King Crab Safari - Departure 13:00

Original King Crab Safari - Departure 13:00

The red King Crab is not only the biggest, but also the most delicious shellfish you will ever have the chance of tasting. Make your own deadliest catch!

This tour includes transfer to/from Thon or Scandic hotel in Kirkenes – send us your choice.
Prices from 2300 NOK
This tour is by Snowmobile, and you will ride in the sled. Our fisherman/guide will pick you up at your hotel, and take you on a 15 minute ride to the Snowhotel Kirkenes camp outside Kirkenes. Here your guide will help you dress and give you a security instruction, before getting on the snowmobile sled. Then the journey starts and we drive out on the fjord ice to find the holes where the King Crab traps are set. You will help pulling the cages up from the depths, heavy with King crab. Your knowledgeable guide will tell you interesting facts about the fascinating and huge King crab, as we look at the crabs, and prepare them for dinner. After getting some mandatory pictures with your big catch, we had back to the Snowhotel restaurant. Next step on the journey is learning how we cook the crabs. After that, its time to relax in the restaurant and enjoy the view with a cup of coffee or tea, while the Crabs are being steamed. The Crab legs are served northern Norwegian style with bread, butter,mayonnaise and lemon, and our expert will also teach how to open the legs like a king or queen. Drinks, as wine, beer or mineral water can be ordered by the table. After the meal our driver will take you back to your hotel in Kirkenes.

Available: 01.12. - 30.04.
Starting time (pickup time): 13:00
Duration: 4 hours
What's included?
- Guide
- Big king crab meal
- Warm clothing (overall, shoes, mittens, balaclava, helmet)
- Transfer to and from your hotel in Kirkenes (Thon or Scandic)


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