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King Crab Safari

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Went on this trip from the ship Trollsfjord . Excellent service. Very good safety equipment. Good... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
munavyas
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Chandigarh, India
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Very fun and delicious

It is worth to take. The People works here are so nice and friendly, they explain to you all the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sophia Y
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The red King Crab is not only the biggest, but also the most delicious shellfish you will ever have the chance of tasting. On this exclusive king crab fishing excursion in Kirkenes, we will take you out on the fjord to find the great beast and you...more
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Johan Knudtzens gate 1 | Bjørnevatn, Kirkenes 9900, Norway
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went on this trip from the ship Trollsfjord . Excellent service. Very good safety equipment. Good education in crab fishing/cooking. Delicious results after. Highly recommended

1  Thank munavyas
Snowhotel K, Guest Relations Manager at King Crab Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you. Glad you enjoyed the trip. Best Snowhotel Kirkenes and King Crab team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is worth to take. The People works here are so nice and friendly, they explain to you all the details about the king crabs. The crabs is so so delicious. We really enjoy it and have a lots of fun.More

1  Thank Sophia Y
Snowhotel K, Guest Relations Manager at King Crab Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sophia We are so glad you enjoyed the magnificent king crab and had fun on the tour. Thank you for joining our excursion and we hope that your travels will bring you back to Kirkenes some day - perhaps a winter holiday to see...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fabulous afternoon. Booked the Snowhotel King Crab Safari, picked up exactly on time from our hotel and driven the few minutes drive to the Barbour where we met our captain and cook, Dirk. What an interesting character, full of stories. Donned our provided...More

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Snowhotel K, Guest Relations Manager at King Crab Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi! Very glad you enjoyed the tour! Dirk and all our guides take great pride in what they do and are happy to be able to share this experience of the magnificent king crab. We'll forward your thanks to Dirk! Hope your travels will bring...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

During our Hurtigruten Tour wie booked this great activity. We took the speed boat out to the sea, they showed us how they catch the craps and afterwards we spent lunch time in a very nice Fishers cottage and could eat as much King Crap...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

King crab safari on the Barents Sea. We learned how to catch, prepare, and how to eat these giants Norwegian style. Our multi-talented captain "Geil" was very entertaining, and taught us a lot about how the crabs were introduced into the area. He showed us...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Lots of 🦀🦀🦀🦀🦀🦀 and attentive guides who were very talkative and funny. We were taken out to the spot outside of town where the crab pots with the crabs were. Then we took them to town, and cooked them and had a feast in the...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Awesome tour, Mike is very informative and an amazing guide, the food was absolutely delicious we got lots of crab, we learnt a lot about the crab ans the area and would highly recommend this tour.

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

The tour provided by Kirkenes Snow hotel-we visited inside after our trip. The crab meat very tassty and delicious. Nice experience! Shaul

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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Our family of 6 booked the evening tour. We arrived at snowhotel and our guide took us on a wooden sled driven by snow mobile. It was an exciting drive through vastness of deep snow. The handsome guide, Tommy told us about the king crabs...More

1  Thank Lydia T
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The excursion was conducted by Kirkenes Snowhotel. They provide us with outdoor gears, bring us to the frozen lake with snowmobile sledge and showed us on how to catch and to hold the King Crab safely. After that, we have been served with a bunch...More

2  Thank ItsmePJ
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soohiang
7 July 2018|
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Response from Natalya D | Reviewed this property |
King Crab Safari-reservation-via pasvikturist site, depend of season: summer - or winter - activities more options: Kirkenes toutist office, Kirkenes Snow Hotel, other Kirkenes hotels
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TexasFNP
15 February 2018|
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Thank you! I have decided to do the 7 day one way cruise from Bergen to Kikenes and then get off there and stay a few nights in snow hotel and Gamme. Hoping that is the best of both worlds!
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