© Alexander Evensen
Kjøllefjord/Mehamn

6C A TASTE OF LAPLAND

Today’s excursion starts with a drive through the fishing village of Kjøllefjord, where you can stop to take pictures.

*Prices displayed are for pre-booked excursions  


Voyage Highlights

  • Experience a traditional Sámi camp
  • Learn about their traditions
  • Hear Sámi joik
  • Try lassoing reindeer


Today’s excursion starts with a drive through the fishing village of Kjøllefjord, where you can stop to take pictures. Afterwards you continue into the mountains, where you’ll head to a Sámi camp and meet the Utsi family, who will welcome you into their lavvo dressed in traditional costumes. You will hear about the traditions and the Sámi people’s way of life, and will also get to hear traditional Sámi joik (song). You then go out to see the reindeer where you can try your hand at lassoing. The trip continues up to the Finnmark plateau, 300 metres above sea level, where you might also see reindeer in their natural habitat.

Important information

-       Transportation: Bus

-       Meals on the trip: Coffee/Bouillon

-        The pricing displayed for this excursion is valid when you pre-book your excursion before departure. If you book excursions on board, you will be charged in NOK and the price may vary due to fluctuating exchange rates. 

 

 

 


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