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“Fantastic adventure!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Spitsbergen Travel

Spitsbergen Travel
Boks 548 | Longyearbyen, 9171, Norway (Formerly Sarkofagen-Spitsbergen)
+47 79 02 61 00
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Ranked #8 of 15 Activities in Spitsbergen
Type: Hiking Trails, Sports
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Owner description: Spitsbergen Travel is located in Longyearbyen, and is the most well-established tour operator and agent in the area, having assisted visitors to the Svalbard archipelago since 1988. Our team are the local experts on Svalbard, and can arrange everything from day trips to full programs with accommodation, flights, meals and activities for both individual travellers and groups. We work solely with products on Svalbard - this is what we know and is the only thing we sell.Spitsbergen Travel's focus is always on the safety of our guests, and we provide extensive training to our guide team. Our tour production department organises a wide range of acitviites to ensure something for everyone, no matter what the season. Day trips include snowmobiling, dog sledding, northern lights tours, fjord cruises, hiking and kayaking, as well as our exciting expedition programs.We look forward to helping you choose your own Arctic adventure!
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“Fantastic adventure!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

In Svalbard we had different activities, but this is the one we will never forget. We were in 6 on this boat, heading toward this beautiful glacier. We could observe as well some seals and birds. The trip is really exciting but at the same time you have always the feeling to be safe, so you may experience a kind of "safe wilderness". The guide, Børre, was giving interesting information about the place and the past happenings. He was transmitting perfectly his great passion for the islands and their nature and all the possible outdoor activities you may try. The conclusion is that we want to come back next april for experiencing the winter activities...

Visited June 2013
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