We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
TripAdvisor
Kirkenes
Post
Inbox
Search

Pasvikturist Sightseeing

Kirkenes, Norway
More
Closed today
Hours Today: Closed
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers talk about
Improve This Listing

Pasvikturist Sightseeing
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
Reviews (87)
Filter reviews
52 results
Traveler rating
39
9
2
1
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
39
9
2
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews russian border day trip northern lights snow hotel small group national park eye opening russian lunch roughly half hurtigruten cruise tour guide once in a lifetime king crab hour tour his knowledge from australia monika
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 52 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Odd Jonny was our brilliant guide for this fascinating two hour trip which took 2 1/2 hours, well worth the price. He was a fountain of knowledge and answered many questions.

Date of experience: December 2019
Thank katelW938WW
Geosteps, General Manager at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks! I will tell Odd J :-) Hope to see you again

Reviewed 5 days ago

Our guide was exceptional in service, knowledge and care. He made our tour exactly what we wanted. Thankyou Odd-Johnny for a great day seeing the Russian border, understanding the history and culture and making sure we made our next connection. And thank you to Monika...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank 4ofus2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

We engaged Pasvikturist for our Kirkenes Sightseeing. Odd Johnny has provided a very informative tour about Kirkenes esp during the world war in a very entertaining style. We have enjoyed the tour and highly recommend this trip to anyone visiting Kirkenes. Communication with Monika was...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank rohizani
Geosteps, General Manager at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much. Appreciate your review. We try always to use local guides which a lot of locat knowledge. Nice that you liked the tour so much. Hope to see you again in Kirkenes. I will pass that on to our guide Odd :-)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were booked on the Hurtigruten Northern Lights Cruise in early October 2019, and wanted to do as many tours as possible from the ship. But they are expensive, and I looked at organising some myself. One was a guided tour to...More

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank Martin R
Geosteps, General Manager at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for that brilliant review! We are really proud of our local guides. Many of them have lived here for many many years and can add private experiences to the hard facts. I hope we get more bookings, but we will keep small and personal,...More

Reviewed September 11, 2019

This is a 2 hour plus minibus tour of Kirkenes and the surrounding area. It includes a visit to the Russian border about 12 km from city center. The tour guide is a native with his family going back several generations. He takes his time...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Tempe_Ben
Geosteps, General Manager at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2019

Thank you so much! Yes our guides are fabulous and I will pass that on to my staff. We are always looking to get locals or at least persons who have lived in Kirkenes for many many years. Hope to see you again in our...More

Reviewed September 3, 2019

Arriving in Kirkenes before heading off on the Hurtigruten, we booked a local tour. Odd Johnny provided a very informative and entertaining three hours of local knowledge. We recommend the tour and Odd Johnny as a guide.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank AussieLyn01
Geosteps, General Manager at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2019

Hello and thanks for this great review! Hope to see you again in Kirkenes

Reviewed August 16, 2019

We did the Kirkenes sightseeing and drive to Russian border with a lovey gentleman call Odd. He gave us a lot of histroy and showed us all the sights allowing plenty of time for photo stops. Never rushed us, spent a good 3 hours with...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank thistrip20-19
Geosteps, General Manager at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2019

Thanks for this great review. I will tell Odd Johnny, our guide. Hope you visit us again. Regards from Kirkenes

Reviewed May 3, 2019 via mobile

I would definitely recommend Pasvikturist to anyone comming to Kirkenes. The day trip to the Russian towns of Zapolyarny and Nikel was unforgettable. The guide was very knowledgeable. Also got to visit a Russian Orthodox Monastery. Had a delicious Russian lunch in Zapolyarny. Their Visa...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Kevin J
Geosteps, General Manager at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2019

Thanks so much for this grear review.

Reviewed April 8, 2019

We weren’t very happy with the tour offerings on the Hurtigruten cruise, so waited until we arrived in Kirkenes – great decision ! We wandered around town, arrived at the Pasvikturist office, and although the woman at the desk was a bit dour, we managed...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Metasson
Geosteps, General Manager at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2019

Hello and thanks for your nice reply which we really appreciate. Just to make it clear for all other guests: we do offer tours every day but we appreciate a booking latest 24 hours in advance. We are a small company and our guides are...More

Reviewed March 7, 2019

Booking my tours through Pasvikturist Sightseeing was the best thing I did! The first day I did K190 the Kick-Sled tour of the city with Johnny, the next day it was K101 King Crab Safari, then the next day K150 Husky Tour and the last...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Krista W
Geosteps, Manager at Pasvikturist Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2019

Thanks for this wonderful review! Hope to see you again in Kirkenes.

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Chattie47
March 25, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from skychiu | Reviewed this property |
last time i joined NOK1690/PERSON
0
Votes
EdmundChua
July 12, 2016|
Answer
Response from King-Crab-Kirkenes |
Hi EdmundChua, I'm working for Pasvikturist and send you a message regarding your question... Did you receive it? check our Homepage for more informations about the transfers to finland or send us an email to firmapost [at... More
0
Votes