Kukkolan Bussit provides charter bus transportation services using a fleet of seven minibuses for 8, 10 and 16 passengers, and coaches for 46 – 53 passengers. Bus transportation in Finland, Norway, Sweden and Russia. Day trips for the Arctic Ocean from Saariselkä, Ivalo and Inari to the town of Kirkenes with the theme of King Crab Safari.
KING CRAB SAFARI 2017
IN JANUARY, FEBRUARY AND MARCH
EVERY TUESDAYS, whole-day journey
DESCRIPTION OF THE KING CRAB SAFARI:
A totally unforgettable experience awaits you
on the frozen fjords of Kirkenes.
This is your change to catch, learn how to cook, and most importantly EAT this mysterious creature. The Arctic King Crab is one of the most sort after meals in top restaurants, and yet here, you get to eat the best and the freshest, pulled from the fjord in front of your eyes. You all take part in helping to saw the hole in the ice and bring up the catch.
You will see how the crab is prepared by your master guide,
and you will be taken by snowmobile sledge
(an experience in itself) to a beautiful farmhouse by the lake.
Please note: this tour is done by snowmobile (fisherman drivers snowmobile and guest are in sledge behind the snowmobile),
and not by divers or in a boat.
5:15 a.m. KAKSLAUTTANEN: 5:15 West Village, 5:20 East Village
5:30 a.m. SAARISELKÄ: Hotel Riekonlinna, Santa´s Hotel, Holiday Club Hotel
6:00 a.m. IVALO: Ivalo Hotel, Kultahippu Hotel
6:30 a.m. INARI: Inari Hotel, Kultahovi Hotel
8:15 a.m. Breakfast Sanila Reindeer Farm
10:30-14:30 King Crab Safari (incl. light King Crab meal)
15:00 p.m. Departure from Kirkenes Snow hotel
16:00 p.m. Sanila Reindeer Farm sautèed reindeer soup
18:00 p.m. Inari
18:30 p.m. Ivalo
19:00 p.m. Saariselkä/Kakslauttanen
The excursion includes:
Guided tour in Finnish/English/German, bus ride, breakfast,
The King Crab Safari.
Thermal overalls, socks, boots and balaclava headwear for the safari included.
Sautéed reindeer soup, bread, butter, dessert and coffee at the Sanila Reindeer farm in Sevettijärvi.
If the weather is good in the evening, we can make a stop few minutes for watching Aurora borealis on the route Kirkenes-Saariselkä.
KING CRAB SAFARI 260 €/PERSON
Payment in the bus cash or with card.