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KO-Sand Travel

Nordvaagveien 5 | Honningsvåg, 9750, Norway
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Cool but not cold

We were on the last cruise of the season for Norway and early-on decided to book with KO-Sand... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2017
Karen K
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Georgetown, Texas
Book this tour early

Others have given all the details of this wonderful tour so I will not repeat. The price is less... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2017
dsarah
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Virginia
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More than a Bus Tour! For us,it is all about your experience, here at the FarNorth.Tour Includes Guiding. Our dedicated English-speaking tour guides will inform, show around and entertain you throughout the tour. North Cape Entrance Ticket. Explore the North Cape during your free time at the North Cape Visitor Center (between 1:15 and 1:30h stay). Transport. Our bus is waiting for you at the port, a stone’s throw from your ship. Fishing Village. Visit a picturesque fishing village and get to know about the local life style, here in the Arctic. King Crab Experience. Join us for a king crab show, take close-up pictures and even touch “The Monster of Barents Sea”. Photo Stops: At Viewpoints, Sami Village, Reindeer, Church. All stops are optional and entirely dependent on the conditions: time, weather, traffic etc. Meeting Point. Tourist information in Honningsvag, Duration: 4 hours approx. The excursion is adjusted to cruise ship arrival and departure times. Price NOK 819
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Nordvaagveien 5 | Honningsvåg, 9750, Norway
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

We were on the last cruise of the season for Norway and early-on decided to book with KO-Sand Travel because they offered guided tours whereas the cruise ship offered a bus to and from Nordkaap with no guide. Much to our surprise, our guides Sebastian...More

1  Thank Karen K
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Reviewed September 1, 2017

Others have given all the details of this wonderful tour so I will not repeat. The price is less than the ship's simple transport to the Cape but you get the added benefit of the narrated tour and extra stops. Monica was a great guide...More

4  Thank dsarah
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moniczka83, Manager at KO-Sand Travel, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2017

Thank you for your comment. Yes, indeed the earlier the tour is booked the better. We are now working with the plan of the tours for summer 2018 which will be published in October.

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Reviewed August 28, 2017

We booked this tour as an alternative to our cruise ship tour and it was superb. Our guide was Sebastian and we visited a fishing village, learned about king crabs and met a Samir family as well as visiting North Cape. Our guide was very...More

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moniczka83, Manager at KO-Sand Travel, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2017

Happy to hear so much good about the North Cape Sightseeing. We are now finished with the season and looking forward to starting summer season 2018! All the best from Monika and Sebastian

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Reviewed July 31, 2017

We booked this tour before leaving on the cruise. We selected it because of the details provided on what we would see on our journey to the Northkap. Other tours were vague on what we would see, the ship excursion made it clear that it...More

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moniczka83, Manager at KO-Sand Travel, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2017

Thank you! Yes it definitely pays out to be a local guide and have private numbers to the Sami friends who can show us the reindeer. We do not have commercial agreements with the attractions we are showing on the tour so there is no...More

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Reviewed July 27, 2017

We booked the North Cape Sightseeing tour from home and were glad we did. Monica and her husband Sebastian were waiting in front of the Honnigsvag Information Center. They had two coaches that morning leaving 30 minutes apart and both were full to capacity. After...More

3  Thank Barheat
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moniczka83, Manager at KO-Sand Travel, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2017

Thank you for such a detailed description of the North Cape Sightseeing!

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

I booked a North Cape sightseeing tour with Ko-sand Travel in Honningsvag, Norway from Australia online through booking@bookfinnmark.com. We were arriving on a cruise ship and wanted to do an excursion that was not part of the ship's program. We had 2 tours booked on...More

2  Thank ushy
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Reviewed June 26, 2017

You always hear that booking shore excursions from a company outside the cruise line is cheaper, but more of a risk. Well, I can attest that if you're in port in Honningsvag for the day, you would definitely not regret doing this company's North Cape...More

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moniczka83, Manager at KO-Sand Travel, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2017

Thank you so much for so many good words about us! Yes I remember this weather at the Cape! All the best, Monika

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Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

Travelling on the Thomson Celebration. We had the pleasure of what turned out to be a personal tour with the incredibly knowledgeable Monika this morning. Monika answered all our questions, even asking a local fisherman to find out the answer to a question my husband...More

1  Thank Goldenagecouple
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moniczka83, Manager at KO-Sand Travel, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2017

Thank you for a great time spent together! Monika

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Reviewed September 3, 2016

We arrived in Honningsvag on the Azamara Quest and had pre-booked our tour with North Cape Sightseeing and had wonderful weather at the Nordkapp. We were fortunate to have Monika Dabkowska as our guide. We try to book tours on our own since you get...More

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Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

We booked this bus tour to North Cape on arriving in Honningsvag, Norway by cruise ship. It was by far one of the very best yours we have ever taken. Our guide, Monica Dabkowska was delightful. She is from Poland originally but lives and works...More

2  Thank Laura B
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NOK 819.- per person and availability depending when u are arriving. Please write for more details on northcapesightseeing gmail com
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