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Fossil hunting - Spitsbergen Outdoor Activities

Type:Summer

Postboks 182, 9171, Longyearbyen
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Season (9 June 2014 - 1 July 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 13:00

About

An easy hike takes us up on the moraines in front of the Longyear glacier. The fossil location is a very senic place next to blue ice in between high spectacular mountains.You will see 60 million years old plant fossils from the time with dinosaurs and rainforest.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Per personNOK 400.- per person

Prices may be subject to change.

Facilities

Language

  • English
  • Norwegian

Season

  • Polar summer

Duration

  • 4 hours
  • Half day

Grading

  • 3 - Demands average physical fitness, not suitable if you have limited mobility (uneven and partly steep terrain)

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