Winter Snowmobile Tour to Khibiny mountains, 1 day

One-day tour to Khibiny is available from December to early April. The cost of the tour depends on the number of people in the group. You can take part in the tour as part of the group. Please ask for availability and dates.


In the center of the Kola Peninsula are the most beautiful mountains of the Khibiny. This is a paradise place for skiers and snowmobiling enthusiasts as the snow stays until the end of May. We will visit the structure made of snow and ice "Snow Village" with beautiful illumination and patterns on the walls, rise to a height of 850 meters, from where you can have a beautiful view of the city of Kirovsk and the mountains, visit the modern museum of minerals. This tour is perfect for families with children and for those who prefer active recreation.

ITINERARY:

9:00 - Meeting with a guide at your hotel in Murmansk.
9:30 - Departure to Kirovsk (220 km drive). On the way the guide will tell you about the history of the development of the Kola Peninsula and the development of the Khibiny Mountains.
10:30 - The first place to visit is an observation deck overlooking an open mine where iron ore is mined. PHOTOSESSION.
12:00-13:00 - Visit to the "Snow Village" - building made of snow and ice. PHOTOSESSION.
13:00-14:00 - Complex dinner at the hotel "Tirvas" (buffet).
14:30-16:00 - Snowmobile tour 1 hour on the glacial Kukisvum valley accompanied by a guide. Before the trip, instruction is given and all necessary equipment is provided. During the trip, you can make stops for photo sessions.
16:30-17:30 - Dinner at the cafe (not included in the tour price).
18:00-19:00 - Visit to the "Fairy forest". PHOTOSESSION.
19:00-21:00 - Returning to Murmansk.

Tour Details

Transport: a group of up to 3 people - a comfortable car, a group of 4 or more people - a minibus.
Maximum number of people in the group: 14.
The group might have tourists from different countries, the group is accompanied by an English-speaking guide.
Snowmobiles ride might be cancelled due to the the avalanche danger. The cost of the tour will be reduced. Organizers are not responsible for weather conditions.
The price does not include dinner (16:30-17:30), dinner should be paid additionally.

Recommendations on clothes: thermal underwear, winter pants, winter jacket, scarf, hat, gloves, high winter boots. Use contact lenses instead of glasses. Bring cash for souvenirs.

Number of days: 1
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Not included: Dinner
Transport: Minivan
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
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