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From Honningsvåg: North Cape and King Crabs Tour

From Honningsvåg: North Cape and King Crabs Tour

DETAILS OF NORTH CAPE KING CRAB • Guided Narration: Throughout the journey, your guide will share fascinating facts about the islands you pass, enriching your understanding of the Arctic's geography and history. • Scenic Splendors: Experience the Arctic's rugged coasts and vast tundras, offering breathtaking views at every turn. • Wildlife Encounters: Get up close with king crabs with photo opportunities • Personalized Pace: The tour is tailored to your interests, ensuring a bespoke experience that maximizes your enjoyment. • Entry to North Cape Museum and Hall: Included in the tour is admission to the North Cape Museum and the North Cape Hall • Duration: Approx. 3,5 hours DISCOVER THE HEART OF THE ARCTIC: AN UNFORGETTABLE TOUR FROM HONNINGSVÅG Experience the Arctic North Cape discovery tour, designed specifically to offer you an unforgettable journey through the pristine beauty and cultural heritage of the high north. From the moment of your arrival, whether your ship docks or tenders, we guarantee a seamless start to your adventure. We await you onshore and promise a beginning as relaxed as the journey itself. The Tour starts at the harbour of Honningsvåg where our guides will give you a warm welcome to join our trip which takes you through the stunning arctic landscapes, stopping in the picturesque fishing village of Skarsvåg and culminating at the awe-inspiring North Cape. This specially curated tour not only promises a deep dive into the pristine wilderness, fascinating wildlife, and rich cultural tapestry of this extraordinary region but also guarantees the insights of an experienced guide. This guide will not only unveil the mysteries of the North Cape but also illuminate the journey with facts and stories about the islands encountered along the way. Prepare to immerse yourself in a world where you get close to the majestic king crabs and watch as reindeer wander freely across the landscape. Our guide will lead you through the Arctic's tales and terrains, allowing you to uncover these wonders at your own pace. Spanning three hours, this expedition is more than a tour; it's a gateway to the Arctic's unforgettable narratives and vistas. For any further information about this activity please contact booking@northcape-experience.com 

From Honningsvåg: VIP North Cape and Kingcrab Tour

From Honningsvåg: VIP North Cape and Kingcrab Tour

Experience the Arctic in exclusive style with our Nordkapp discovery tour, designed specifically to offer you an unforgettable journey through the pristine beauty and cultural heritage of the high north. From the moment of your arrival, whether your ship docks or tenders, we guarantee a seamless start to your adventure. We await you onshore and promise a beginning as relaxed as the journey itself. The Tour starts at the harbour of Honningsvåg where our guides will give you a warm welcome to join our trip which takes you through the stunning arctic landscapes. Our journey is more than just a transfer; it's an invitation to experience the rich wildlife, including reindeer and a diverse bird population, as well as the picturesque views of this pristine region. The VIP tour also stops at a local Sami camp, where participants have the opportunity to ask questions to a local Sami sharing insights into their life. This unique encounter offers a rare chance to learn more about Sami culture and traditions, adding a deeper understanding and appreciation of the indigenous peoples of the Arctic. Another great stop is the 360-degree panoramic viewpoint that offers breathtaking views of the North Cape and surrounding landscapes, along with interesting facts and stories about the area. In Skarsvåg the world's northernmost fishing village, experience the authentic charm of arctic life with a guided walk through this remote village and a visit around the fish factory area and fishing boats in the harbour giving you a real insight into the life of fishermen. Discover traditional methods of fish preparation and enjoy our famous dried stockfish. In our outdoor aquarium, you can meet the majestic king crabs and have both an educational and unforgettable experience. Continue to the North Cape Experience Centre, where you can discover a fascinating photo gallery by Frits Solvang and a collection of traditional fishing artefacts that draw a vivid picture of Skarsvåg through the ages. Our journey is also a culinary adventure, with warm drinks and tastes of the Arctic awaiting you at the restaurant. Enjoy seasonal local delicacies such as king crab, reindeer, caviar and salmon, offering a taste of the region's rich gastronomy. The drive to the famous Nordkapp is an experience in itself. You will be thrilled by the breathtaking views that lead to a place where the world seems boundless. We want to ensure that you capture the essence of the cape, from the iconic globe to the vast viewpoints. To enrich your visit, we provide you with a certificate verifying your journey, accompanied by a glass of sparkling wine to toast this unique experience. This VIP tour is carefully designed to offer participants an exclusive and comprehensive discovery of the high north, with a deep dive into the natural beauty, cultural heritage, and culinary delights of the northern region.

From Honningsvåg: PREMIUM North Cape and Kingcrab Tour

From Honningsvåg: PREMIUM North Cape and Kingcrab Tour

Experience the Arctic in exclusive style with our Nordkapp discovery tour, designed specifically to offer you an unforgettable journey through the pristine beauty and cultural heritage of the high north. From the moment of your arrival, whether your ship docks or tenders, we guarantee a seamless start to your adventure. We await you onshore and promise a beginning as relaxed as the journey itself. The Tour starts at the harbour of Honningsvåg where our guides will give you a warm welcome to join our trip which takes you through the stunning arctic landscapes. Our journey is more than just a transfer; it's an invitation to experience the rich wildlife, including reindeer and a diverse bird population, as well as the picturesque views of this pristine region. The VIP tour also stops at a local Sami camp, where participants have the opportunity to ask questions to a local Sami sharing insights into their life. This unique encounter offers a rare chance to learn more about Sami culture and traditions, adding a deeper understanding and appreciation of the indigenous peoples of the Arctic. Another great stop is the 360-degree panoramic viewpoint that offers breathtaking views of the North Cape and surrounding landscapes, along with interesting facts and stories about the area. In Skarsvåg the world's northernmost fishing village, experience the authentic charm of arctic life with a guided walk through this remote village and a visit around the fish factory area and fishing boats in the harbour giving you a real insight into the life of fishermen. Discover traditional methods of fish preparation and enjoy our famous dried stockfish. In our outdoor aquarium, you can meet the majestic king crabs and have both an educational and unforgettable experience. Continue to the North Cape Experience Centre, where you can discover a fascinating photo gallery by Frits Solvang and a collection of traditional fishing artefacts that draw a vivid picture of Skarsvåg through the ages. Our journey is also a culinary adventure, with warm drinks and tastes of the Arctic awaiting you at the restaurant. Enjoy seasonal local delicacies such as king crab, reindeer, caviar and salmon, offering a taste of the region's rich gastronomy. The drive to the famous Nordkapp is an experience in itself. You will be thrilled by the breathtaking views that lead to a place where the world seems boundless. We want to ensure that you capture the essence of the cape, from the iconic globe to the vast viewpoints. To enrich your visit, we provide you with a certificate verifying your journey, accompanied by a glass of sparkling wine to toast this unique experience. This Premium tour is carefully designed to offer participants an exclusive and comprehensive discovery of the high north, with a deep dive into the natural beauty, cultural heritage, and culinary delights of the northern region. Please note that this tour can be with our VIP Bus for up to 51 People

The Bird Safari Tour

The Bird Safari Tour

The tour starts in Honningsvåg. Our bus is waiting for you by the cruise pier, next to the tourist information. The ride across the island is beautiful, offering views of ocean, fjords and mountain scenery. After 30 minutes we arrive the fishing village of Gjesvær, a picturesque settlement with history stretching back to the Viking Era. Here we embark the boat that will take us to the Gjesværstappan Nature Reserve, 15 km west of the North Cape. We will be at the bird cliffs 10 minutes after departure from the pier. On the way you may use one of the arctic suits to insure a warm and comfortable experience. You can move freely onboard. We will address any question you might have. Even the captain is at your disposal. There are toilette facilities on the boat. As we sail around the bird islands you can observe one of Norway’s largest groups of puffins and kittiwakes. The puffins, easily recognisable by their colourful beak, nest in holes in the grassy hills. The nesting period, from April to September, teems with life in the air and on land. Majestic White-tailed Eagles can be seen hovering overhead as they hunt for prey. Guillemots, Razorbills, Cormorants, Arctic Skuas, Fulmars, and Gannets are also part of the flourishing life at the colony. After the boat excursion we return to the village before we travel back to Honningsvåg. Included: Guided boat excursion exploring one of Europe largest bird colonies Scenic ride across an arctic island, along mountains and fjords Chance to get up close to arctic wildlife Visit to the idyllic fishing village Gjesvær Unique nature experience with plenty of photo opportunities Practical information Meeting place: Tourist information, next to the cruise pier in Honningsvåg Duration: 3 hours Means of transportation: Bus and boat This tour is for everyone. There has to be minimum 4 participants for the tour to take place. As an individual traveler you may still book this excursion. In the event there are not enough participants we will contact you ahead of time and issue a refund for your booking. Welcome to a lifetime adventure, bringing you up close to puffins, eagles and gannets in a nature reserve.

Hornvika: Historical Gateway Royal Hike to North Cape

Hornvika: Historical Gateway Royal Hike to North Cape

This is a private booking, so you book one time for 8 People (On request up to 11) We pick you up in Honningsvag in front of the Tourist Information or come meet us with your own transport, based on what you ordered. Join us on a beautiful journey over the mountains to the world’s northernmost fishing village. Step into the heart of Arctic Norway, where the unparalleled natural beauty and vibrant culture converge at Skarsvåg Tourist Center, the northernmost fishing village in the world. Skarsvåg, with its authentic charm and brightly coloured houses, invites you on an adventure you'll never forget. Begin your journey with a personal encounter with our majestic king crabs. Located in the heart of our bustling harbour, our aquarium offers the rare opportunity to experience these impressive animals up close. Hold them and capture this magical moment with a photo, while our experts share fascinating stories from their deep-sea life. Armed with the latest safety gear, we embark on an exhilarating RIB boat journey through the scenic Risfjord, heading straight for the North Cape. This voyage offers stunning natural vistas and the chance to spot diverse Arctic wildlife, including majestic eagles, colourful puffins, curious seals, and perhaps even the occasional whale or dolphin. Dive into history at Hornvika, the storied gateway to North Cape, where kings, queens, and adventurers have tread since the 1500s. Explore the reconstructed entrance and the ancient post office, now a historic photo gallery housed in the original building from the 1500s. Here, you'll be treated to fascinating stories and traditional local snacks, traditionally dried fish, and a traditional Norwegian chocolate bite to give you the energy, to fuel your journey ahead. Together with our guide, you'll follow the same path royalty took in the 1800s, embarking on a journey through majestic nature, making you feel like a true explorer. The hike to the North Cape is where your adventure truly begins. Keep your eyes peeled for eagles and reindeer as you traverse this breathtaking landscape. Up the winding paths until you reach an altitude of 300 meters high. We’ll explore everything North Cape has to offer, from its stunning flora and geological wonders to the iconic globe monument. This isn't just a hike; it's a chance to learn about the unique flowers, stones, and natural beauty that define this remote part of the world. Our mission is to offer you an experience that's not only unforgettable but deeply meaningful. From your first encounter with Arctic wildlife to uncovering historical gems. After our challenging yet stunning hike up Hornvika, we’ll cross the plateau and reach the globe of the North Cape overlooking the Arctic Ocean. Here, you'll be awarded a certificate, much like the royals of old, marking your achievement. We'll hold a small ceremony to celebrate this moment before you enjoy some free time to explore North Cape's attractions

Privat Wildlife Kingcrab Safari around the North cape

Privat Wildlife Kingcrab Safari around the North cape

Have an unforgettable VIP adventure, a private experience, for you and your company alone; a personal guide, a private car, a private boat, and a VIP experience (therefore you can make only 1 booking, but the booking is valid for 8 people max Join us on a beautiful journey over the mountains to the world’s northernmost fishing village. Discover the Spellbinding Beauty of Arctic Norway Your real journey begins in Skarsvåg, the world's northernmost fishing village, a gateway to an adventure in Arctic Norway that promises the awe-inspiring beauty and captivating wildlife of the Arctic. From the moment you arrive, you're on the cusp of an unparalleled sea voyage that will reveal the majesty of the Arctic in ways you've never imagined. Gear Up for the Expedition of a Lifetime Equipped with the latest in thermal suits and life jackets, we ensure your adventure is not just thrilling but also comfortable and safe. Board our specially designed vessel, crafted to navigate the Arctic's fjords, enchanting islands, and rugged landscapes. Embark through the stunning Risfjord, encircle the majestic Nordkapp, and immerse yourself in the fascinating history and culture of Skarsvåg. Marvel at the Arctic's Spectacular Wildlife Prepare to be amazed by the Arctic's unique ecosystem, a testament to nature's resilience in the face of a harsh climate. Our journey offers a front-row seat to the diverse wildlife inhabiting this breathtaking landscape. Starting in the serene fjords, moving past the rugged islands, and into the open ocean, we'll be on the lookout for puffins, eagles, cormorants, seals, and, if we are lucky, dolphins and whales. These encounters provide a rare glimpse into the rich biodiversity of the Arctic, showcasing the area's significant birdlife and marine animals in their natural habitat. A Panoramic View of North Cape and Hornvika You'll Never Forget As we sail these icy waters, you're treated to a spectacular panoramic view of the iconic North Cape. This vision of nature's grandeur is a memory that will stay with you forever going into the bay of Hornvika. Dive into history at Hornvika, the storied gateway to North Cape, where kings, queens, and adventurers have tread since the 1500s. The King Crabs: Giants of the Arctic Seas Experience the thrill of catching these massive ocean dwellers, as we explore the marked fishing spots and hopefully haul in our catch of the day. Or watch the Fishermen at sea bring in their catch. Learn firsthand why these king crabs are considered Norway's underwater treasure, and have the opportunity to hold one of these impressive creatures. If not at sea then at our aquarium on land. A Return to Shore Filled with Discovery Then, wander through the award-winning photo gallery by Frits Solvang, which brings to life the history of Skarsvåg and displays traditional fishing artefacts, connecting you to the local fishermen's heritage.

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