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Fjellveien 28, Kirkenes 9900, Norway
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Met By Ulf when he picked us up from Hurtigruten ship in Kirkenes. A larger than life character from the start. Great fun but always had safety as his 1st priority. We were kitted out with all clothing necessary for the trip including boots; it...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Skiers356
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow! What an experience. Just lucky to be able to write this review. Booked the King Crab tour and arrived to find dark skies. Suited up in rain gear etc and was a good thing because the skies opened and the heavy rain and thunderstorm...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Both my partner and I thoroughly enjoyed every second of this 3hour adventure. We were picked up from our hotel and taken out to Barents HQ, about 4/5 km away,where we were fully kitted out with all necessary warm equipment and fully briefed on how...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alan s
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

We went to King Crab Safari by snowmobile. It was a memorable experience to drive over a frozen fjord in a spectacular landscape. In the middle of the fjord we “fished” king crab. At the end we went to a Sami tent where we ate...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Marise D
Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

Did a Christmas tour with Titan in December stopped at various ports and places , then last stop was kirkenes . Fancied a snowmobile trip plus I have never driven b4. Transport for ship via minibus to destination. Someone drove whilst I was on the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 722AndrewS722
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

We had a snowmobile and king crab tour with barents safari. Pick up on time. And everything is safe and good. King crab is superb and nice. Tour guide is fun and happy. The only little thing can be improve is perhaps we can slow...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cyt-cyt-cyt
Reviewed 8 December 2018

We were picked up p from the Snow Hotel by Ulf at 9:30am. We have the most enjoyable king crab snowmobile safari this morning and we have the best tour guide in Ulf and his lady assistance, Umna (Anna) in our Norway trip. They are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

I took this ATV ride in mid September as part of our cruise package and was Not disappointed! I did the outbound part of the ride with Ulf and he graciously answered questions that I put to him. On the return trip I had my...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Becky B
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Just after the arrival with Hurtigruten at Kirkenes we have decided to find something to do in that small city. We have contacted Barents Safari to make an excursion at the russian border. Although the season was over, Ulf has kindly accepted our request. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chabot69
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Sunday aftenoonr we were picked up at the scanic Hotel by Ulf a very funny Guy .There was just me & my daughter it was a great trip to the Russian border with some hilly track riding. Ulf was very informative on the local history...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sylvia c
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10 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
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25 August 2018|
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Response from barentsafari | 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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