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Pasvikturist Sightseeing

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Address: Dr. Wessels gate 9, Kirkenes 9900, Norway
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+47 78 99 50 80
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Day in Kirkenes

Pasvikturist organised our day in Kirkenes and we were very happy with all the arrangements. Michael from Pasvikturist was an excellent guide and we enjoyed the morning with him... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Durban, South Africa
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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Pasvikturist organised our day in Kirkenes and we were very happy with all the arrangements. Michael from Pasvikturist was an excellent guide and we enjoyed the morning with him. The afternoon husky tour was a highlight. There was a bit of a muddle with the transport arrangements, but Pasvikturist soon sorted it out. The evening King Crab snowmobile tour was... More 

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Geosteps, Daglig leder at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this review

Thanks for the great feedback. We try to give the best service and it always smart to book all the tours with one operater. So we had a full overview over your day and could help you with the transfers. Thanks for visiting us! More 

Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

We were delighted with the service and tours given by Pasvikturist Tours. Monika had been helpful in arranging tours for us ahead of our arrival. We crammed a lot of sightseeing into the one day that we had in Kirkenes after arriving on the Hurtigruten ship at 9am in the morning. We were particularly looking for a nature based tour... More 

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Geosteps, Daglig leder at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this review

Thank you! I remeber you both quit well and the beautiful walking tour. Hope you will be back another time More 

Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Such a great experience! Pasvikturist Sightseeing managed several adventures for my family while we were visiting Kirenes and took care of everything! Favorite thing we did, was hunt the Northern Lights (and got to see some!) which was a fantastic experience for me as I am a photographer and came away with some once in a lifetime shots. Our guide... More 

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Geosteps, Daglig leder at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this review

Great review, thanks. Michael is a really happy person now. Hope you will be back in Kirkenes soon More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I booked two tours through this agency. They didn't explain that they were just a booking agency, and didn't actually provide the service themselves. My first trip was a two hour dog sledding experience. As they hadn't told me that the service was being provided by someone else, or given me a voucher for it, I stood at the hotel... More 

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Geosteps, Daglig leder at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this review

Hello, I am sorry for your bad experience. First of all: ALL our clients get a voucher for the booked services. There is mentioned exactally pick up time and place and also the provider of the tour (in your case Snowhotel and Barents Safari). I don`t know why you did not print the voucher. About our tours: we cooperate with... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We went on 2 tours with them on the same day, both led by Mike who was both guide and driver. One was the Pasvik valley excursion. Second was the aurora bus. Pasvik Valley - Mike had lots of stories to share and stopped at various points for us to admire the fjords and local sights. Unfortunately our plane had... More 

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Geosteps, Daglig leder at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this review

Hello and thanks for your feedback. You got the Northern lights tour as a private tour with no other guests (no extra cost, extra service). Since it was no Northern light that evening our guide Michael tried to give you some extra guiding. It is a pitty that you feel you ended up with a regular sightseeing tour BUT, the... More 

San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

We took three excursions with Pasvikturist. We went South to Pasvik Valley and traveled along Norway-Russia boarder river. Went to the informative and beautiful National Park. We went East to Grense Jakobselv and again the Russian border. And we went West to Neiden and into Finland. Our tourguides Monika, Sabrina, and Katharina are all great, courtesy, fun, and knowledgeable. We... More 

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Geosteps, Daglig leder at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the nice review! Kind regards from Monika More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

It was really worth spending two days in Kirkenes before starting our round-trip. Both excursions we did with Pasvikturist were informative, professional and in beautiful scenery. Our guides Mike and Arne has so many interesting stories to tell! We were 6 people on the bus tour to Grense jakobselv and only the two of us for the riverboat trip! Really... More 

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Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Our tour with Monique (and Michael) was very personalised, we were the only two! It was great that it took place, despite no other bookings. Educative, informative and very interesting. Monique was lovely, articulate and friendly ... it was a real insight to some of the history of the area. We booked by emailing Monique directly at Pasvikturist.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

My family of 11 booked the above trips with Pasvikturist. Monika was extremely efficient and prompt with my many queries and booking. We thoroughly enjoyed our King Crab tour and we had our fill of endless and endless servings of King Crab legs.. We were very well taken care of by the service providers. The husky sled rides were an... More 

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Geosteps, Daglig leder at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this review

Hello, thanks for this nice feedback. Northern lights are tricky but I am happy you enjoyed all the other tours. More 

Avoca Beach, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

The guide was friendly & having lived in the Area all his life had very good knowledge about the area & its history. Sometimes it was difficult to get our questions understood, either because of the guide's command of the English language or the guide being part deaf. There was only 2 of us on the tour, luckily, as I... More 

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Geosteps, Daglig leder at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this review

Hello, thanks for your feedback. Our guide is local and that is always important for us to use local guides, not persons just living for a few weeks in the area. He has problems with hearing, thats true but he always tells the guest about it and he has a hearing aid. He has guided this tours many times. About... More 

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