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Kayaking on adventfjord and hike to foxfonna

Booked two individual excursions with SWE and we were very impressed by the standard of both the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
gdnc2018
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Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
No show... avoid!!

Despite online reservation, payment and a booking confirmation received by e-mail for a seven-hour... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
44CN82
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Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
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The nature in Svalbard is beautiful, majestic, attractive and demanding. An encounter with this Arctic wilderness makes an impression on people who experience it. The team at Svalbard Wildlife Expeditions AS make the conditions favourable so that you as a whole can actively take part in Svalbard nature-based adventures.
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  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Road 608, house 2, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked two individual excursions with SWE and we were very impressed by the standard of both the equipment and knowledge of the guide, Peter. The kayak start point was a short drive meaning we had more time on the water. The kayaking was not intense...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Despite online reservation, payment and a booking confirmation received by e-mail for a seven-hour hiking trip, no one showed up at the pick-up point. The person answering the phone said she could not reach any of the guides, so the the hike was not going...More

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Reviewed April 3, 2018

We hiked up to the summit of Trollsteinen & visited the ice cave right after that. It was a breathtaking hike & our guide was absolutely fantastic. He was extremely knowledgeable & got us all on to the summit. The scenery & landscape was honestly...More

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Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

I can highly recommend to sign up for a private guided tour for skiing/snowboarding. It is a bit more costly than group tours that other offers, but it is definitely worth it! You can arrange the day as you want and could combine with an...More

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Reviewed March 31, 2018

We walked up the glacier to the ice caves. Very helpful guide who was very supportive of my slow pace. Enjoyed the ice caves, but there is limited space, so some may find it claustrophobic.

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Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

We booked a day trip as summit hike with svalbard wildlife expeditions (7-8h). We did the booking at the night before via wildlife.no. We were fetched from our hotel at 10 and brought to there facilities. We met the other participants. All in all we...More

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Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

We booked the hiking trip to the ice cave and it turned out we were the only ones on the tour apart from our guide! This means we had the experience of a private tour for the price of a public one. Our guide did...More

1  Thank ironcoal
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time on our hike to the ice cave with this company. Despite a mistake I made during booking, it was swiftly dealt with by the company so we could still attend the trip. We were incredibly lucky and incredibly gratefully that...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2018

By far the best thing I did during my stay on Svalbard, The company is small and driven by very passionate people. If you want to go the extra mile, go for these people. Manon guided us as the best. This would have been impossible...More

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Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

Joined the foxfonna day tour, the guide provides very detail information of the landscape and history of Svalbard and environment around. The view is breathtaking, and everywhere like a picture, I don’t have a professional camera but photo can show how stunning view. The walk...More

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shrcrn
December 2, 2016|
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Response from HeidiHarv | Property representative |
Great news, shrcrn! We will recommend our Wilderness Camp in Ymerbukta. Please read more at Wildlife.no. Welcome to Svalbard!
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EllenJ_m
March 23, 2016|
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Response from HeidiHarv | Property representative |
Hi! To join our 3- or 4 days Wilderness camp in Ymerbukta! Read more about it here: wildlife.no Welcome to Svalbard!
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