KS32L Sightseeing in Pasvik valley, visit at National Park Centre and Husky farm incl local lunch – min 4 Personer
Available 01.05 – 30.11
A guided trip by buss to Pasvik valley. The valley is one of the last wilderness areas in Europe and known for its big brown bear population. You get both, a nice nature experience and information about the interesting history of this area right beside Russia. We follow the Pasvik river (border river to Russia) all the way to Svanvik. Visit in the National Park Centre (open every day from June-Aug, otherwise only weekdays) which provides information about fauna and flora. After that we visit a viewpoint where you can see our neighbour in Russia, the mining town Nikel (June-Sep). After 10 min driving time we stop at husky farm Birk, located at the Pasvik river/Russian border. Guiding and information about the huskies, husky tours and more. Local lunch (2 courses) in the viking long house close or our wooden lavvo close to the Pasvik river and the Russian border. This tour provides a lot of information about history, nature and the daily life in our area so far North. NOTE: the stops varies slightly with the seasons.
Duration 5 hours
09.30 – 14.30
Daily min 4 persons
max 16 persons
includes transportation from/to hotel or Hurtigruten pier, guide, entrance fee and local meal