Winter package Snowhotel Kirkenes

Welcome to Winter Wonderland like no other - entirely made of snow and ice - Snowhotel Kirkenes is one of the world’s must-see places. This package includes the most desired winter adventures in Kirkenes - King Crab Safari and Dog Sledding as well as the unique overnight at Snowhotels cold room and the Northern Lights Cabin.

Ice sculptors from around the world have carved each room in a unique ambience—the perfect settings for family winter adventure as well as a romantic holiday for just two of you. Experience an unforgettable 3-course dinner and truly chill out in the Ice bar. The indoor temperature in the Snowhotel is always - 4˚ C, and when it comes bedtime, you tuck yourself in a thermal sleeping bag that will keep you toasty through the night. 


Day 1 

Meet our driver at your chosen place in Kirkenes: the airport, Scandic, Thon hotels or Hurtigruten harbour at your given time. Please write the arrival and departure details in your booking as well as the time and flight number, your transfers will be arranged accordingly.

Upon arrival, we will show your Snowhotel room where you will sleep through a magic night in a world of ice, and you can join a guided tour through the Snowhotel. Since there is so much to experience, we haven’t planned any guided activities for this day. Chillout in the ice bar or relax in the warm lounge any time; the sauna in the service building is a real treat for body and soul. Borrow our snowshoes or skis and explore the snow covered Winterland. Pay a visit to our Husky Kennel and the adorable Reindeers. Remember to check out the sky for the Northern Lights.

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 2 

On this day, we have planned the most desired winter adventures for you - the King Crab Safari and Dog Sledding as well as you will spend a night in our cosy wooden Northern Lights Cabin.

After a great breakfast, your guide will be waiting for you at the designated area where you will board a sledge and pulled by the snowmobile; the guide will bring you to the King Crab fishing place. The red King Crab is not only the biggest but also the most delicious shellfish you will ever have the chance of tasting. You will return to Snowhotel at 1 pm.

In no more than 2 hr, your husky team will be ready to take you for your next adventure. Dog sledding will take place from the husky kennel where the mushers will set up a dog team and prepare the four-legged friends for an exciting ride. The mushers are the ones driving, and two guests will sit in the sledge. If the conditions are right, the guide will let you try to steer.

Otherwise, you will have an enjoyable and exciting 2 hr dog sledging trip. After the sledding, your time to appreciate the company of the huskies, cuddle them real thoroughly as they deserve it and love it very much.

Enjoy the peaceful ambience, the winter landscapes, the sauna or lookout for the Northern Lights. When the dinner time has come, a three-course dinner will be served for you in Snowhotels restaurant.

Next morning after breakfast, your transfer will be ready at your scheduled time to your scheduled place.