Meet the locals - Polar Cruising Spitsbergen

Type:Sightseeing

Postboks 353, 9171, Longyearbyen

Tel: +47 474 72 520

Colourful houses in Longyearbyen with mountains in the background
  • Colourful houses in Longyearbyen with mountains in the background
  • Buildings in Longyearbyen on a sunny day
  • Buildings and landscapes around Longyearbyen
  • The buildings in Longyearbyen seen from above
  • Buildings in Nybyen in Longyearbyen seen from above
  • Boats along the coastline and harbour of Longyearbyen on a cloudy day
  • A building in Longyearbyen
  • The church in Longyearbyen and mountains underneath a cloudy sky
  • An old cultural heritage site in Longyearbyen that used to be a part of the cabelway system used by coal mines
  • Mountainous landscape in Longyearbyen's vicinity in the innermost part of Longyeardalen
  • Mountainous landscape above the settlement of Longyearbyen
  • Mountainous landscape in Longyearbyen's vicinity in the innermost part of Longyeardalen

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Available

Season (10 June 2022 - 14 Oct 2022)
DayTimes
Friday09:00 - 12:30

About

Your first day in Longyearbyen? After breakfast you may want to explore the area and get a little better acquainted with Svalbard's magnificent nature. If so, you have come to the right place!

There is nothing better to learn about Longyearbyen from a lokal guide from Svalbard. Our guide has lived in Svalbard for several years and is an approved and certified local history guide.

Longyearbyen has a rich history, and then it is nice to be able to be guided by someone who is locally known in the area. Our guides have their daily work on Svalbard, and therefore know the area and its history very well.

This is a perfect trip for you if it’s your first time to visit Svalbard. The tour gives you a basic insight into too rich history of the area. You get a good basic knowledge, which also you will benefit if you want to learn more about Longyearbyen, we can say it is the foundation where you can build your knowledge about Svalbard.

We end the trip at one of our local cafes(included), where we also have a small snack.

You will get many good tips from our guide along the way. It is important to us that you feel taken care of from start to finish.

This is a nice trip that starts early. This gives you the opportunity to plan other activities after the tour, from 13.00 onwards.

For booking, please contact us by email or phone.

Important
- Pick-up for the trip is at Coop Svalbardbutikken
- Minimum number of participants: 1
- Maximum number of participants: 50
-Travel insurance (this is mandatory to have!)

Facilities

Grading

  • 2 - Suitable for most

Facilities

Symbols

  • Hiking
  • Sightseeing and lectures

Suggested prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
AdultsNOK550.00 per person
Children 7 - 12 yearsNOK100.00 per person

Prices may be subject to change.

Facilities

Age limit

  • children - 7 years

Duration

  • 3 hours
  • Half day

Grading

  • 2 - Suitable for most

Season

  • Northern light winter
  • Polar summer

Symbols

  • Hiking
  • Sightseeing and lectures

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