Fishing Village and King Crab Experience
Enjoy a beautiful idyllic fishing village and a traditional tasting of King Crab while learning about its significance for the region.
Visit the idyllic fishing village of Kamøyvær.
See the artwork of local artist Eva Schmütterer at her “East of the Sun” gallery.
See, feel, and taste.
Level 2: Easy
The tour starts from the little fishing village of Skarsvåg. On this fun and tasty excursion, you will be visiting the idyllic village of Kamøyvær, where you can take a walk around its charming harbor and view the little fishing fleet. You may even meet some fishermen fileting or hanging their fish. Wander from one fjord to another around the colorful houses and drop by the cozy ‘East of the Sun’ art gallery from artist Eva Schmütterer. Her work and perspective show you the island throughout the intense seasons. In the small little village of Sarnes, enjoy fascinating Norwegian culture in a king crab camp. Meet and take pictures with the kings of the Barents Sea, learn and hear about the fascinating king crab and finally enjoy a delicious taste of king crab. The crabs will be served in a traditional way, with soft bread, mayonnaise, and a slice of lemon. Coffee and tea will also be served. The tour ends at the port of Skarsvåg.