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Hoyde 96 - Watch Tower

Rv 885 | Svanvik, 9925, Norway
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A nice viewpoint from the top of a hill which allows to have a view into Russia. The city if Nikel... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2016
A K
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Hannover, Germany
Nice view from the top - steep stairs

You can see Nikel city in Russia from the tower's top - for an entrance fee. You can buy waffles... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
janoleolsen
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Germany
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Located 45 km south of Kirkenes in the valley of Pasvik. Viewpoint with coffee shop and souvenirs. You can climbe up into the tower and enjoy the nice view over the valley and into the Russian neighborhood Nikel. Are you lucky you will obeserve brown bears. You can drive by your own car or you can take part in a sightseeing to Pasvik valley. Open only in summer (june, july, aug)
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Rv 885 | Svanvik, 9925, Norway
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Reviewed 1 December 2016

A nice viewpoint from the top of a hill which allows to have a view into Russia. The city if Nikel can be seen. The tower itself is closed during winter but from the top of the hill you have a nice view nonetheless. In...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

You can see Nikel city in Russia from the tower's top - for an entrance fee. You can buy waffles and ice cream downstairs. It's located near the road, shortly after a forrest cemetery.

1  Thank janoleolsen
Reviewed 31 July 2016

If you do not have visa to travel to Russia, looking across the border using this tower can be an alternative. There are several regulations however to enter this border area such as not bring camera with a lens more than 200 mm, not having...More

Thank Dian H
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