The Original King Crab Safari

The red King Crab is not only the biggest, but also the most delicious shellfish you will ever  have the chance of tasting. Now it`s time for you to make your own deadliest catch!

There are three things that are a must on an arctic winter holiday

and 3 main reasons people all over the world are visiting Snowhotel Kirkenes: snow, the northern lights and the king crab. On this tour you may combine all of them, if you are lucky.

"A great outdoor adventure!"


"Great Experience"

Other Winter activities

King Crab Summer

King Crab Winter Safari

Available: 01.12. - 30.04.*

(for period 01.05. – 30.11. see King Crab by RIB product)

Departures: 09:30 | 13:00 | 17:00 

Duration: 3-4 hours

*NB! Please note that in the beginning and end of season, the use of boat or snowmobile may vary depending on climate

Minimum 2 people

This tour is by snowmobile pulled sled

Children must be min 7 years

What's included?

  • Professional guide/fisherman

  • Transfer to and from your hotel in Kirkenes (Thon & Scandic). 

  • For 09:30 tour, transfer to and from Hurtigruten harbour. We will bring you back in time for boat departure.

  • Warm clothing/shoes

  • BIG and fresh king crab meal

What do I need to bring?

An apetite!

Physical difficulty level: Easy

Cancellation policy:

No refund after booking is made

Starting point: Snowhotel

Packages with King Crab Safari: