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Northern Lights cruise towards the ghost town Pyramiden - HTG

Type:Boat tours

Sjøskrenten, 9170, Longyearbyen

Tel: +47 40 04 91 71

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  • Boat in the polar night
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Season (12 Oct 2020 - 31 Oct 2020)
DayTimes
Monday - Saturday08:30 - 16:30

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Join us on the worlds northernmost fjord-cruise to the ghost town, Pyramiden, with a chance to experience nature’s own unique light-show.
Svalbard is the only place in the world where it is possible to see the daytime northern lights. This is a more red northern light than what you usually can experience. This is not always easy for the human eye to observe, but the camera lens will capture this perfectly.

After about 3 hours we arrive in Pyramiden, that is ranked high up on hte list of the best ghost towns in the world.
Our guide takes us through the abandoned town, and gives us a glimpse back in the history of Pyramiden.

A warm lunch is served on the way to Pyramiden.
Marinated whale meat, baked salmon and pork rib, is on the menu. Served with a pasta salad, rice and our own locally baked bread. A vegetarian option is available when reservation is made, at an additional fee of NOK 50,- per person.

On our trip back to Longyearbyen, we get another chance to spot the luminous, and hauntingly beautiful, ghostly dancers on the polar night skies.

Dress in warm and windproof clothing and remember to bring your camera!
Fully licensed bar. Waffles, snacks as well as some souvenirs can be purchased on board. Payment with cash or credit card on board and in Pyramiden.

Schedule   (* indicates approximate times)
  8:15am   Bus-transfer from airport/camping
  8:30am   Bus-transfer from hotel/accommodation
  9:00am   Departure from Longyearbyen
11:00am*  Lunch
12:00am*  Arrival Pyramiden
  2:00pm*  Departure Pyramiden
  5:00pm*  Arrival Longyearbyen

*The schedule above depends on weather and wind conditions, wildlife encounters, and drop-off or pickup of guests in the field.

Minimum number of pax: 8 fully paying passengers.

Disclaimer
By completing the reservation of this Fjord-cruise, the terms and conditions found HERE are accepted

Henningsen Transport & Guiding wish you welcome aboard - The worlds northernmost fjord-cruise!

Facilities

Grading

  • 1 - Suitable for all

Facilities

Symbols

  • Closed boat
  • Food
  • Toilet

Suggested prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult 16 - 66 yearsNOK1,750.00 per person
Adult 67+ yearsNOK1,450.00 per person
Children 0 - 1 yearsFree
Children 2 - 15 yearsNOK800.00 per person

Prices may be subject to change.

Facilities

Activities

  • boat trips

Duration

  • 1 day
  • 8 hours

Grading

  • 1 - Suitable for all

Language

  • English
  • Norwegian

Season

  • Northern light winter

Symbols

  • Closed boat
  • Food
  • Toilet

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