Svalbard & Tromso
These are some of the excursions we can arrange for this trip.
Longyearbyen in a Nutshell
» From £40 per person
Let a local expert shed some light on the Svalbard capital’s mining heritage before bringing you out into its scenic surrounds for some wildlife-spotting.
Lunch & Tasting at World’s Northernmost Distillery
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Pair an indulgent lunch of local delicacies with a tasting tour of a truly unique, high-latitude distillery.
Tromso Ice Dome Lunch Visit
» From £115 per person
This is your chance to combine your visit to Tromso’s adventure-capital delights with something of the unique – Scandinavia’s ice building. Heading out into the remote Tamok Valley, you'll enjoy a drink and lunch in the artist-carved Ice Domes, sometimes complemented by a Northern Lights show.
Experience the life of a miner
» From £75 per person
Having been founded as a remote mining settlement, this is your chance to uncover Longyearbyen’s hardy past. Spend a day as a miner would have, travelling to Gruve 3 and learning of the hardships of life underground.
Longyearbyen Mountain Scrambling
» From £85 per person
Embark on a trek up Longyearbyen's mountains for panoramic views of the city and neighbouring mountains.
» From £235 per person
Svalbard is one of the few places in the world that you can pay a visit to the mighty walrus, making this wildlife-spotting cruise an unmissable highlight.
Boat trip to Barentsburg & Esmark Glacier
» From £190 per person
This exciting option not only showcases Barentsburg’s mining-settlement heritage and fascinating Soviet past, but it also offers a full day’s cruising, taking in bird cliffs, rugged inlets and the mighty Esmark Glacier.
Electric fatbike adventure
» From £80 per person
For those looking to stay active, this unique excursion offers an exciting way to experience Svalbard’s wild geography, mining past and even seasonal birdlife.
» From £150 per person
Head out on an expedition cruise and guided hike to uncover Svalbard’s unique prehistory. What’s more, you’ll be able to bring any fossil you find home.
» From £85 per person
This is your chance for some Arctic adventure, heading out of Longyearbyen to hike a moraine landscape of glaciers and mountain ridges. Delightfully accessible, you don’t even need crampons.
» From £165 per person
From glaciers and icebergs to bird cliffs and seals, this expedition sailing showcases the best of Svalbard’s spectacular fjord network.
Kayaking on Adventfjord
» From £135 per person
Slipping along the glassy Arctic waters in your very own kayak is quintessential adventure, especially when combined with the local wildlife and stops at remote ghost towns.
Dogsledding on wheels
» From £110 per person
For many, dogsledding is the quintessential Arctic activity. And, now you can experience its thrill year-round, heading out to spot reindeer and foxes on this unique excursion.
Arctic Wilderness Evening
» From £105 per person
Leaving the city limits behind, this curated excursion will see you spend an evening in a remote log cabin, enjoying hearty food and atmospheric stories by the open fire.
Boat trip to Pyramiden & the Nordenskiöld Glacier
» From £175 per person
Wind along fjord passageways to showcase Russian ghost towns and giant glaciers with guided touring included throughout.
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