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Fjellveien 28, Kirkenes 9900, Norway
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

Joined them for a snowmobile & king crabs hunting which includes all you can eat king crab & wine. Everyone at Barents were very professional and friendly; safety briefing, helping us on to ride safely on the snowmobile; took photos with king crabs but unfortunately...More

Date of experience: March 2017
6  Thank Eltan16
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We didn't want to do the Hurtigruten excursions in Kirkenes and wanted to see and try fresh crab and found Barents on Google. Booking via email was a breeze, and we ended up with a snowmobile trip, that ended with a crab FEAST. Geir, our...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

My sister and I joined the King Crabs and Northern Lights Hunting Tour and luckily, only 2 of us on that night. We, therefore, were taken exclusive care by Geir. We may thought that snowmobile should not be very difficult to handle, it indeed required...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

Super happy for having signed up for this trip. Our guide Hans was very professional with an extensive knowledge of the area. All equipment was provided, safety briefing was good, and off we went. The scenery was wonderful and driving the snow mobile on the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank AndersG541
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Hurtigruten managed trip - very well organised but in the limited time would have loved more time driving on the snow (a real buzz) and less in the Sami Lavvo (interesting but..) Great taster experience enough to know we wanted to do a proper tour...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

We were travelling in a group tour and Viktor picked us up from our hotel. He made a grand entrance by wearing a 'bulls hat' and that really caught our attention from the start! While on the way to the camp, he gave a short...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We were met at the Hurtigruten ship and brought out to their dígs. The provided coverall,gloves,a mask...gave ample instructions for us novice folks. Was 10 degrees below zero, but SO dry it was ok (heated handle bars!). Just wish we had more time to do...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Lorraine253
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It was a thoroughly enjoyable experience. Couldn't have given a better description than those before me so I'll just proceed with the pluses and minuses. Plus: .No fuss for equipment as everything needed for the safari is provided .Friendly n knowledgeable people running the show...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank YeeJane
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The guide Ulf was a jolly chap. After a short drive to the venue and kitted up in warm coveralls and snow boots and mittens. We are given a short safety brief on how to operate the Skid doos. We were given ample encouragement to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank ian190462
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This safari was definitely the highlight of our trip. We booked the King Crab / Snowmobile safari which is on 3 times a day. We decided to go for the evening one in the hope to see the Northern Lights. We were picked up by...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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11 January 2019|
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Response from Ken C | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Kirkenes Snow Hotel too and Barent Safari Tour will pick up from Snow Hotel. Barent Safari Tour is located just outside (less than 2km) of snow hotel. I am not sure whether a 4y.o can be a passanger or not. As... More
25 August 2018|
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Response from Nicole M | Property representative |
Hello! Yes, it is possible to take a six-year-old child on tour. :-) We have sent you an e-mail. Best regards, Nicole (Barents Safari)
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