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Quad bike safari

A great couple of hours spent on quad bikes going to the Russian border. The guide was... read more

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Greggles1960
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Ipswich, Australia
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We did the Quad bike with Ulf, a born and bred local who had plenty of interesting stories. Both in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Coussies
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Gold Coast, Australia
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Fjellveien 28, Kirkenes 9900, Norway
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A great couple of hours spent on quad bikes going to the Russian border. The guide was great....very informative and quite funny to boot. Highly recommend this trip.

Thank Greggles1960
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the Quad bike with Ulf, a born and bred local who had plenty of interesting stories. Both in our mid fifties with not much experience on quad bikes and driving on the opposite side of the road for us - we found Ulf’s...More

Thank Coussies
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I normally think things like these are way too much "touristy". But this one is great! From start to finish we only experienced nice, helpful and fun people that work here. They share great stories and give you lots for your money. The trip we...More

Thank Odd-Marcus P
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Wonderful quad ride from Krkenes to the Russian border with tour guide and entertainer Ulf Quads are well maintained,safety briefing very serious and the price is well worth the fun

Thank Horst H
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

1  Thank Fletch45
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

Thank stapleford
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.

Thank NynkeV1
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
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

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25 August 2018|
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Response from Nicole M | 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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27 July 2018|
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Response from Asia K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to hear that. We communicated via email and always received instant relpies. As soon as the booking was finalized we have received vouchers for each activity. However, summer is their low season so maybe they are... More
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