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Barents Safari Tours

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Fjellveien 28, Kirkenes 9900, Norway
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Best Snowmobile Trip Ever

We did a fabulous evening Crab Safari by snowmobile with Daniel. We were lucky enough to be the... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
Fletch45
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Newcastle, Australia
Excellent adventure!

Went on a snowmobile excursion whilst on the round trip Hurtigruten cruise. The snowmobiling was... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
A P B
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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Fjellveien 28, Kirkenes 9900, Norway
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

We did a fabulous evening Crab Safari by snowmobile with Daniel. We were lucky enough to be the only two on the tour that evening and received very special treatment from our host. Daniel was fantastic at getting us up to speed with the snow...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Went on a snowmobile excursion whilst on the round trip Hurtigruten cruise. The snowmobiling was just brilliant. Never done it before, but it was easy to understand the safety briefing and we started slowly. We decided to stay with the "slow" group, but reached 60KpH...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Went on a snowmobile expedition whilst on a Hurtigruten short cruise. This was a great experience despite my lack of expertise ! I was anxious but so well supported by both Victor and Claus. All equipment was provided, necessary safety talk given and off we...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We had a snow mobile trip and thwn dinner with king crab. Very nice and expert guides and the food was delicious. Highly recommend to take a trip with them.

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

We did this trip this morning. We were picked up from the Hurtigruten terminal and transported to the winter camp with a variety of stories and humour from our leader. After being kitted out with warm outer clothing we were given safety and driving briefings...More

1  Thank Roger B
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Took the snowmobile tour for a couple of hours and my wife (the backseat passenger) definitely didn't like the pace. I loved it and in the end we reached a compromise speed of about 40 kph and then we both loved it and my back...More

Thank PW03
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

We had booked northern light/snowmobile/ king crab tour. Unfortunately the weather did not cooperate so no northern lights that evening. Snowmobiles were great fun (we would have liked to ride a bit faster and a bit further :-)). King crabs were the star of the...More

Thank Asia K
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Great tour! King Crab was awesome! Snow mobile was awesome too! It would be even better if there was northern lights!

Thank Janice L
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Excellent service, Viktor was an excellent guide, good humoured, patient. Briefing was good, location was excellent. A great experience.

Thank Alison G
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

A great experience with the friendly staff. Victor, the guide, was very informative and has a great sense of humor. The crabs were delicious and were replenished as soon as our plates were emptied. Only improvement I would suggest is the lighting provided for taking...More

Thank Susie L
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Kathy V
13 March 2018|
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Response from Ove G | Reviewed this property |
Hi I have just spoken with Barents safari. I was a bit surprised over no reply you are referring to. My experience over this company is good. The owner told me they have problems with mail transferred from FB and... More
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Snowlover13500
11 January 2018|
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Response from Barents-Safari | Property representative |
Dear Snowlover, Unfortunately we do not have snow in summer. Therefore, we can not offer snowmobile tours. :-) Best regards, Nicole (Barents Safari)
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30 May 2017|
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Response from 20FOR7 | Reviewed this property |
I booked with them directly. Great to deal with. An absolute must
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