Snowmobile Tour 2 hours - winter 15:00
Are you ready to catch the arctic wind? Experience the thrilling excitement of snowmobiling through the snowy and magical landscape surrounding the Snowhotel in Kirkenes!
Learn how to drive this classic and vital northern vehicle. The sami embraced it first for reindeer herding and others soon saw its use for means of travel and transportation. From its invention, the snowmobile has been as important as the car in northern Scandinavia and Kirkenes. Riding a snowmobile can be challenging, but with professional guides and new environmental-friendly skidoos you will be perfectly safe on the snowmobile safari and at the same time you will have FUN! You don’t need any earlier experience of snowmobile driving – we will teach you!
This 2-hour adventure is a great and unforgettable experience through the magical landscape above the arctic circle. This is a fantastic activity choice if you are looking for some adrenaline and action during your stay in Kirkenes and want to try something new and exciting.
Before turning on the engine, you will be introduced with a short briefing on how to safely operate the snowmobiles and provided with necessary safety equipment and clothing to keep you warm and comfortable during your adventure. The snowmobile is shared between two people - one driver, who's in control of the snowmobile, and one passenger who gets to sit and admire the beautiful view around. You can always switch seats during the tour and try both options!
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Meeting place: Snowhotel
Meeting time: 15:00
Available: 20.12. - 30.04.
- Professional English-speaking guide
- Transfer to and from your hotel in Kirkenes (Thon or Scandic)
- Warm clothing (overall & boots), helmet
- Hot juice and snack
Even though we provide winter clothing, we recommend dressing warm and in layers so you can adjust your clothing to the weather.
Bring a valid drivers license (if you are going to drive).
Minimum: 2 people
Maximum: 40 people
Children: Children 10-11 years half price (each child must be accompanied by an adult)
Restrictions: Minimum age 10 years old to participate as a passenger. Minimum age 18 years old with valid driver's license to drive.
Physical difficulty level: Easy
You will share the snowmobile with another guest; halfway through the tour, you have the opportunity to swap places.