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About Better Moments AS
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 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've done three trips with Better Moments, and I've been super happy every time. The first one I did was a boat trip in August (catch of the day). We saw two polar bears and had a very nice lunch in a beautiful fjord in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

The best trip I’ve had so far. Svalbard is magical. Specially going on this evening snow scooter trip with Better Moments. FAB guide. Exciting scootering. Intimate rustic dinner experience.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

We had a snowmobile tour in the first week of January. Not many other things are available at that time. The tour was well organised. The base camp is very cozy, clean and all equipment and clothes are orderly arranged. Martin, our guide was very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 5, 2019

Polar night/ end of 1st week in January and following excellent communication I booked 4 of us ; 2 adults and 2 teenagers (18 and 16) which meant 3 potential drivers on a snowmobile trip. I was going to book 2 drivers and 2 passengers...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

We were collected by our guide and raken to headquaters where we were kitted out with the clothes. I took an extra ear buff but my ears were still bitterly cold as i rode on the back of the snowmobile. Dinner was a traditional Norwegian...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

Without a doubt one of the highlights of our trip to Svalbard. Eivind is a nice, knowledgeable and professional guide with interesting stories to tell about Svalbard (ask him about Svenskehytta, it is truly a chilling ghost story). Even though we visited outside of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

We took the boat trip and didn't see any bears, but did get to the edge of the ice floe. We got to almost 79 degrees N which was pretty good. You hear about the soup all the time. The soup really is good. Find...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Dale H
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

Took us on a boat ride for the day. We explored some beautiful spots. Saw plenty of wildlife and historical places. Lunch was good. Staff was friendly, helpful and fun. Equipment was top notch. Well done!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank travelinman045
Reviewed October 17, 2018

We booked 3 of our 7 tours with Better Moments. Overall, we felt the quality of the tours and the guides were better compared to others. The food provided were generally better as well. The tours we went for were (1) Summer Adventure on a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lim_Eleanor
Reviewed September 23, 2018

we enjoyed our trip even although we didn't get to see any wildlife the boat was very comfortable, good views from inside or out on the back deck, plenty of opportunities for great photos Alan our guide was very knowledgeable and gave us great commentaries...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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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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Response from BetterMoments | Property representative |
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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