King Crab Adventure (Winter)
Accompany a Norwegian fisherman for the day and learn how fishermen catch king crab in winter in Norway. Then, feast on the day’s catch.
Be taken on a thrilling snowmobile-pulled sleigh onto the frozen sea
See king crab cages being hauled up through a hole in the ice.
Watch a local chef prepare the crab in the traditional way.
Enjoy a king crab meal in the restaurant at the Snow Hotel.
Level 1: Easy - suitable for most people
Bring comfortable shoes, warm and windproof clothing. Special thermal and protective clothing for the sleigh ride is provided.
Travel across the frozen Barents Sea on a snowmobile-driven sleigh amid the fantastic scenery. An experienced fisherman will accompany us and tell us all about the giant crustaceans that have made these icy waters their home.
Red king crabs are considered ‘royalty’ simply because of their size. A single king crab can weigh up to 22 pounds and have an impressive leg span of around 6.5 feet.
Watch as the fisherman cuts a hole in the ice and hauls crab cages out of the depths. Be ready to lend a hand if he asks!
We continue via snowmobile to the Snow Hotel to dine in the restaurant. After the chef prepares and cooks the crab, we’ll settle down to a hearty meal with today’s catch. It doesn’t get any fresher than this! The portions will be generous and the crab delicious, so you’ll surely leave the table satisfied.