Welcome to Svalbard


Svalbard's main settlement and entry point, scruffy Longyearbyen, is merely a taste of what lies beyond and the possibilities for exploring further are many: boat trips, glacier hikes, and expeditions by snowmobile or led by a team of huskies. Whichever you choose, coming here is like crossing some remote frontier of the mind: Svalbard is as close as most mortals can get to the North Pole and still capture its spirit.


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$893.85 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Private Fishing and walking in Ålesund

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Brosundet i Alesund, Alesund, More og Romsdal, Western Norwaywooden houses from 16-18 century Duration: 1 hourStop At: Aksla Mountain, Alesund, More og Romsdal, Western Norwaydriving up to enjoy Ålesund viewDuration: 1 hourStop At: Ny Alesund + The most Northern Town, Ny Alesund, Spitsbergen, Svalbardgoing for fishing in the boat with kitchen. You will cook Your fish :)))Duration: 3 hours

$47.08 Cultural & Theme Tours

Questions and Answers about Polar Permaculture.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Polar Permaculture Solutions, Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, SvalbardWe will have a look at the Dome, Lab, and Galleri where Polar Permaculture is doing operations. Duration: 1 hour

$38.81 Kid Friendly

Private Tour, Longyearbyen in a nutshell

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Longyearbyen Kunst og handverksenter, Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, SvalbardLongyearbyen in a nutshell - sightseeing with the local expert. Take advantage of your time in Longyearbyen by booking a private tour. Two-hour guided trip - The perfect way to get an overview of Longyearbyen. The driver tells us about the major local attractions and history of Longyearbyen. The tour goes near: the local mines, research, town, church and past the global seed vault. There are stops along the way for photography. Reservations regarding alterations of route by bad weather. The trip takes about two hours. Language is Norwegian or English. Size of the vehicle depends on how many people are participating. After your private tour, return to Longyearbyen port to your ship.Special cancelation policy: If you cancel at least 10 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.Duration: 2 hours

$192.06 Outdoor Activities

Full-Day Photographic Tour of Sarkofagen and Longyearbreen

This tour includes a glacier crossing with mini spikes and hiking. No previous glacier knowledge is required. You need to be in good physical shape to participate in this tour. We recommend good hiking boots, a wind and waterproof jacket and warm layers to put on once we reach the top of Sarkofagen (512 meters). Keep in mind that this is a polar bear inhabited area. Groups must stay together. In addition to landscape photography, the tour offers sights of small waterfalls and plenty of photographic opportunities for guests interested in geology. Then your trip continues southwards down to the glacier Longyearbreen, where you will put on some mini spikes and be introduced to the safety basics on glaciers and meltwater channels. On the way back down the valley you may find some Paleogene fossils in the loose moraine sediments of the glacier with fantastic detailing and preservation. During the descent on Longyearbreen you will also see the eastern slope of Nordenskiöldfjellet to your left-hand site, a mountain that reaches 1050 meters and contains some snow fields even throughout the summer.Please note: This trip is going up on a glacier and also the way back from Sarkofagen takes us on a glacier. So we may change the route depending on Snow - Avalanche conditions.

$66.94 Private & Custom Tours

Private Tour, Longyearbyen in a nutshell

Longyearbyen in a nutshell - sightseeing with the local expertTake advantage of your time in Longyearbyen by booking a private tour.Two-hour guided trip - The perfect way to get an overview of Longyearbyen.The driver tells us about the major local attractions and history of Longyearbyen. The tour goes near: the local mines, research, town, church and past the global seed vault. There are stops along the way for photography.Reservations regarding alterations of route by bad weather. The trip takes about two hours. Language is Norwegian or English. Size of the vehicle depends on how many people are participating.After your private tour, return to Longyearbyen port to your ship.

$3739.15 Marine

Realm of the Polar Bear

From close-up encounters with icebergs and glaciers to the region’s plentiful wildlife, this is a voyage of non-stop highlights. Always on the lookout for wildlife that live in this polar wilderness, you’ll explore this landscape not only by ship but also on foot and via Zodiac. Roaming polar bears, lounging seals, grazing reindeer, and colonies of birds all co-exist in this harsh land we dare only to explore a few months of the year.

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