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Better Moments

549 reviews
Longyearbyen, Norway
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About Better Moments
Better Moments AS is a tour operator that aims to offer their guests that little extra. Our excursions are managed by our professional and experienced tour guides and the groups are small. We offer exclusive snowmobile- and boat safaris.
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I did 3 trips with them : the snowmobile tour to the east coast with Patrik, the Walrus safari boat trip and the Catch of the day boat trip with Lea as guide. I saw unique and beautiful landscapes , 2 polar bears and around...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing walrus safari boat trip with Better Moments! It was not just amazing because we saw walruses, the guide, Ivan was super nice and very informative about Svalbard and wildlife, we learned a ton on this trip. And the boat was great, great lunch served...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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BetterMoments, Sales & Booking at Better Moments, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there! Thanks a lot for your great review! We are glad that you enjoyed our Walrus Safari so much. It is always something special to experience and see those extraordinary animals! :) We hope to see you again some time! Best wishes,

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WOW! A great experience with this great company. Arian is truly an awesome guide - knowledgeable, funny, interesting, and full of energy. She kept us entertained for the kind of long boat ride out to the glaciers. What a ride it was - the sites...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank alberts108
BetterMoments, Sales & Booking at Better Moments, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Albert, Thank you so much for your amazing review. It makes us happy to hear that you've experienced such an awesome tour and that you had such a great time with us! We would be more than happy to welcome you here again some...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and 5 friends did the 'Catching the Light - Twilight Tour' with Ida. We were collected promptly at 7pm from our hotel and taken to the Better Moments headquarters. We were given an overview of the company, the tour and snowmobiling and then shown...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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BetterMoments, Sales & Booking at Better Moments, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi! Thank you very much for your amazing and detailed feedback. We are delighted to hear that you had such a good time and such great tours! We will gladly forward your words to our guides :) We hope to welcome you and your friends...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took the midnight sun snowmobile trip and we really enjoyed it. They have very good equipment and the guide gave us very good explanations about different topics and he even brought some reindeer meat for us. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Jose_LopLuq
BetterMoments, Sales & Booking at Better Moments, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jose, Thank you for your nice feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed the tour! We hope to see you again sometime in the future! Best wishes, Vivian

Reviewed April 18, 2019

Must do if you visit Svalbard in winter. The whole day we were riding through the most beautiful scenery that you can imagine. Our guide Arién was amazing, full of fun facts and interesting things about svalbard.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Philippe S
BetterMoments, Sales & Booking at Better Moments, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Philippe, Thank you for the great review! We appreciate that you took your time to write some lovely words about the tour. We gladly forward your experience to our guide Arien! :) See you hopefully again some day in the future! Best wishes, Vivian

Reviewed April 16, 2019

Has been our third time in Svalbard and one of the reasons to return was because of Better Moments and especially the company's guide Arien. This time we did the east coast extreme tour on snowmobiles and, as expected, it was just terrific! Arien is...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Daniel K
BetterMoments, Sales & Booking at Better Moments, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Daniel, Thank you very much for your great feedback! We are thrilled to hear that you continue coming back to us! :) We will forward your lovely words to Arien! We would be more than happy to welcome you another time in the future...More

Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

Entering the premises of better moments instantly convey the feeling of polar adventure. The guide that earlier had picked us at the hotel, gave an brief introduction and made sure we were properly equipped (you only need to bring base layers and your driving certificate)....More

Date of experience: April 2019
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BetterMoments, Sales & Booking at Better Moments, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2019

Hi! Thank you so much for your great review! We are thrilled to hear that you had such an amazing experience. We hope that you will remember us when you visit Svalbard again some day - for further polar adventures :) Best wishes, Vivian

Reviewed March 30, 2019

Snowmobile trip with supper chasing the lights, sadly no lights but the journey and experience was worth it. Great fun and special meal in the gamme. Guide was welcoming and the journey on the snowmobile was so special.More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Christine S
BetterMoments, Sales & Booking at Better Moments, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2019

Hi Christine! Thank you for your nice feedback. We are glad that you liked and enjoyed the tour and our gamme! Even when you sadly did not see any lights. We hope to see you again some day for a second attempt to see Northern...More

Reviewed March 25, 2019 via mobile

Amazing day! Probably the most amazing trip we'll ever take. We didn't see any polar bears but it was worth it just for the trip there. We were very lucky to get very clear skies all day so we could see all the mountains and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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BetterMoments, Sales & Booking at Better Moments, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2019

Hi! Thank you so much for your amazing and detailed feedback! We really appreciate that you took your time to write us those words. We are thrilled to hear that you had such a good time and made some unforgettable memories. Gladly we forward your...More

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October 5, 2018|
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Response from Eivind A | Property representative |
Hi, Most our trips are fine for kids in that age, contact us on mail for more info when you have decided what trip you would like to join. Regards Better Moments
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Mountiem
September 8, 2018|
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Response from Eivind A | Property representative |
Hi Mountiem, I am sorry to say we don't offer boat trips in the dark season. The sun does not go above the horizon in January so we only offer shorter snowmobile trips with focus on Northern lights. The whales is most common... More
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February 5, 2018|
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Hello Meera, Thanks for your message. In Ocotober, you can definetely do some hiking on Svalbard. It will be a bit cold for kayaking, but you could take a boat trip instead. In october we offer daily fjord safaris called... More
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