Winter fishing beyond the Arctic Circle

Winter fishing beyond the Arctic Circle, 3 days 2 nights


Are you fond of fishing? Are you dreaming to spend your vacations in the countryside? Then fishing beyond the Arctic Circle is for you. It is the destination for both beginners and professionals. You will admire Murmansk, the capital city of the Arctic region and spend 2 days on Verkhnetulomsky lakes. The region is favoured by local fishermen as it is rich in salmon, trout, pike, whitefish and burbot. You are sure to return from fishing with a catch.


Day 1
Murmansk: a first glance at the city

Arrival in Murmansk. You will be met by our representative and transferred to the city centre. Guided city tour which includes visiting Five Corners Square, the monument to The Defenders of the Soviet Arctic during World War II (known as "Alyosha»), the memorial dedicated to the soldiers and sailors who perished in peacetime.

At an extra cost:

  • Visiting the nuclear icebreaker "Lenin", the first nuclear icebreaker in the world.
  • Accommodation in the hotel Azimuth 4* (or at one of the same class) in a standard double room.
Day 2
First day of fishing

Departure to Verkhnetulomsky village, 65 km to the South-East of Murmansk.

Arrival and accommodation at the guest house. Putting on clothes for fishing and transportation by a snowmobile to the fishing place,

checking lures (bait, baiters), getting all the equipment ready and fishing (whitefish, burbot, angelfish).

Snack break on the spot (sandwiches, tea), preparing the bait for fishing pike

At the end of the day return to Verkhnetulomsky.

Dinner and steam bath (Russian sauna).

Day 3
Second day of fishing

After breakfast return to the fishing spot for more fishing. At the end of the day return to Verkhnetulomsky for departure to Murmansk. Arrival and transfer to the airport/train station.

PRICE

Hotel Azimut 4* in Mourmansk
2
people
1348 €
per person
4
people
1037 €
per person

The price includes:

  • Visa Invitation to Russia and transfers to all tour destinations.
  • Accommodation in Azimuth 4* hotel (or at one of the same class) for 3 nights.
  • Breakfast, Lunch picnic in Teriberka.
  • Guide services. All excursions and trips planned by the program (including observation of the polar lights).
  • Entertaining programme in the village of Sámi (soup tasting, quad bike ride, reindeer sleigh, etc.).
  • Assistance and advice provided by our staff throughout the tour.

Not included:

  • International flights
  • Visa
  • Insurance
  • Personal expenses.

*At an extra cost, accommodation in a separate room. Transfers, meals and excursions not included in the tour program.


Notes:

  • To feel comfortable beyond the Arctic Circle, you should have your thermal underwear, winter jacket, hat, scarf and gloves during the trip.
  • If you wish, you can stay in a guest house in Murmansk.
  • Remember to take your camera, tripod and spare batteries to make photos of the polar lights.
  • The excursion around the nuclear icebreaker "Lenin" in Murmansk is conducted in Russian, your guide will provide interpreting.
  • For visiting the villages of Sámi and Teriberka take your waterproof winter boots.
  • Tasting Lima soup does not make a filling meal. You can bring your own food to have a snack on the spot or reserve lunch in the Sámi village in advance (for an additional fee)
  • The distance between Murmansk and Teriberka village is about 150 km. 100 km are on a highway and about 50 km are on an unpaved road.
Send us a request to find out all the information you are interested in. This request is free and without obligation.
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