Basecamp Spitsbergen

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Spitsbergen sailing expedition

Join a summer Svalbard adventure onboard the three-masted schooner Linden. With only 12 guests per departure, this is an excellent way to explore Spitsbergen’s westcoast. We aim to make at least one landing each day. As the breeze goes from gentle to moderate and strong we watch the sails fill into three dimensional curved airfoils. Some of us are sitting comfortably with a book in hand and others exhilarating at the top of the mast rigging sails. The choice is yours. We navigate through the deep fjords, always keeping an eye out for wildlife. Over the last years, more whales have been seen up north, and if we are lucky the mighty blue whale is one of our highlights. Polar bears are also ... Read more >
From NKr23,900 excluding flights

Spitsbergen mushing expedition

Spend five days driving you own dogsled through a pristine wintery landscape on this Spitsbergen mushing expedition. You will be responsible for your team of Alaskan huskies, driving them around 200km to the west coast of Spitsbergen. The dogs will pull you through a silent wilderness of glaciers, mountains and valleys, and the only sound is the dogs panting and the sledge runners racing over the snow – a really unique way to travel. You will be travelling in a small group, with a maximum of just six people. On some nights, we camp out in the wilderness, and on others, we will stay in the luxury Hotel Isfjord Radio. This is a participatory element to this expedition, so you will also feed ... Read more >
From NKr26,990 excluding flights

Spitsbergen short break

Would you like to see Spitsbergen from an open boat while staying out from civilization? This trip bring you close to the Arctic nature, in combination with staying at an boutique hotel on the west coast of Spitsbergen. Isfjord Radio Adventure Hotel lies only 2 hours boat ride from Longyearbyen. We check in to a room with a view, maybe the polar bear passes by on his way North? The kitchen prepares meals out of the ordinary and unexpected this far from civilization, every evening you are invited to enjoy a 4-course meal with local inspiration. Did you know that some of the supplies come from the local trapper? Imagine to start your day with a fresh morning swim followed by a warm sauna, it ... Read more >
From NKr9,990 excluding flights

Svalbard and Northern Lights holiday

Did you know that Spitsbergen is one of the few places on Earth you can see the northern lights during day time? From mid November to mid February you can catch the aurora all day, but already late September we see the green light dancing on the sky in the evenings. Green Sky is a program tailored to give you as a guest the best chance to see the northern lights, but also experience the magic of the arctic in a small city close to the North Pole. During the 4 days you will walk with snowshoes and headlamp, try dogsledding and learn more about the local trappers and Svalbard history. You will stay 2 nights at a hotel designed with driftwood, sealskin and artifacts from Svalbard, guaranteed ... Read more >
From NKr6,800 excluding flights

Spitsbergen activity holiday

Join us to the high Arctic on Spitsbergen on a unique adventure to Nordenskiöld glacier! Situated 90 km from Longyearbyen and only accessible by boat in summer, Nordenskiold Lodge offers an experience out of the ordinary and off the beaten path. When arriving to Nordenskiold glacier, you can’t see the Lodge hidden in the morraine; this is an exclusive destination where only 10 guests can stay at a time. Laying right in front of the glacier, you can sit on the porch while enjoying the magnificent view or maybe even see the calving from the glacier. During the 5 days you will experience kayaking, walk on the blue ice glacier, explore the area on foot and enjoy the arctic silence around you. ... Read more >
From NKr16,900 excluding flights
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