2 day snowmobile expedition to beautiful Isfjord Radio on the west coast of Spitsbergen. This remote boutique hotel is located approximately 100 kilometer from civilization in Longyearbyen. During the expedition we will drive over glaciers, mountains and ice covered fjords.
Join us on snowmobile expedition to beautiful at Cape Linnè. Situated about 90 km from civilisation of Longyearbyen you find the exotic hotel Basecamp Isfjord Radio. During the expedition we will ride over glaciers, mountains and frozen fjords, and visit thrilling historical sites. A magnificent landscape in blue and white. You will experience stillness and a light that is difficult to find in other places. If you are lucky, you may even glimpse the "king of the Arctic", the polar bear! Combined with our unique accommodation, you will enjoy a level of quality and comfort that is unexpected so far into the wilderness.
SATURDAY: At 10:00 am our guide will pick you up in the reception at your hotel. You will have good time to sit down with our guide, talk about the coming trip, possible routes and needed equipment. After the meeting, we will give you warm clothing and then head to the snowmobiles. It is time for the adventure with Arctic Luxury! You will drive over glaciers, past snow covered mountains and frozen fjords. While sitting on the snowmobile you can admire the magnificent arctic landscape in blue and white. You will eat expedition lunch on the way and you will get to experience stillness and silence of the arctic. Something that is difficult to find in other places. Before the evening, you will arrive to Isfjord Radio, our remote Boutique hotel, 90 km from Longyearbyen. Here our staff will warmly welcome you to the luxurious hotel and serve you a delicious 3-course meal. What a way to finish an adventurous day!
SUNDAY: Breakfast is served from 08:00. After a substantial breakfast, it is time to head into the beautiful landscape of Spitsbergen. The guide chooses the day’s route depending on the weather and snow conditions. If the weather is good, you can have a change to visit the Russian mining town Barentsburg, which is a home for some 300 persons. Explore the life of an isolated arctic town and visit some Russian buildings. Here you can really feel the history of Spitsbergen. Arrival in Longyearbyen during the afternoon.
DEPARTURE DATES: Every Saturday from March 1st to May 15th
MINIMUM & AGE LIMIT: 4 persons/3 snowmobiles & 15 years
INCLUDED: Snowmobile, warm thermo clothing, 2 lunches, 3-course dinner, accommodation in double room and experienced guide with safety equipment
IN ADDITION: Flights, airport shuttle, drinks with meals, single room NOK 1000at Isfjord Radio, accommodation in Longyearbyen, CO2 investment of NOK 250, insurance NOK 175 per day.
A valid driver’s licence for car or motorbike is required to drive a snowmobile. Remember to take it with you on the tour. The passenger do not need to have a driver’s licence.