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Fossil hunting - Spitsbergen Outdoor Activities

Type:Guided tour

Postboks 182, 9171, Longyearbyen

Tel: +47 917 76 595

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Season (1 July 2018 - 31 Aug 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday09:30 - 12:30

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
Children under 14 yearsNOK 200.- per person
AdultsNOK 400.- per person

Prices may be subject to change.

Facilities

Activities

  • mountain hiking

Duration

  • 4 hours
  • Half day

Grading

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

Language

  • English
  • Norwegian

Season

  • Polar summer

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