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Evening snowmobile tour to historical Colesbay - Snowfox Travel

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Join us for the perfect evening activity, exploring a historical part of Spitsbergen by snowmobile, whilst watching the sun set low over beautiful Colesbay.

Drive with us through stunning valleys and over high glaciers and learn more about the abandoned Soviet settlement in Colesbay.

On this trip you will experience a diverse landscape with amazing views under the everlasting evening sun on Svalbard!

We start at 18:30 (6.30pm), where we will pick you up from your accommodation.
After a safety briefing and changing into the right clothes, we will start our snowmobile adventure.

Our journey will start with a short drive through town towards Longyearbreen, we will drive up the glacier and will already be amazed by the view we will have over town on one side and the mountains on the other side. Don’t forget to take photos of the lowering sun touching the mountains, giving amazing purple colors!

We will continue our route to Colesbay driving our snowmobile through a diverse landscape of valleys, mountains and far sights.
At Colesbay we will take our time to explore this interesting place, taking photos and enjoying our warm drinks and evening snacks under the midnight sun of Svalbard. A perfect evening in true Arctic surroundings! 

Included:
Our professional and dedicated guide
Transport to and from hotel
Snowmobile with petrol
Snowmobile suit, shoes, gloves, helmet and snow goggles
Warm drinks and evening snack
​​​​​Search and rescue insurance

What to bring:
Warm clothes under your snowmobile suit (preferably several layers of wool), a pair of thin gloves or mittens to wear under your driving mittens.

Down jackets, etc. are not recommended under the snowmobile suit.

Our snowmobiles do not all have storage boxes, so we recommend that you bring a small backpack for your camera, extra clothes, etc. We recommend that everyone drives their own snowmobile, as this is easier than traveling with a passenger.

Remember to bring a driving license for a car, motorcycle or snowmobile valid for Svalbard!

Important to know:
This trip is dependent on weather and ice conditions.
You are not allowed to drive without being able to present a valid driver's license which is valid in Svalbard – your tour will not be refunded if you fail to do so.

If you are under the influence of alcohol or other drugs, you will not be allowed to join and will not receive any refund. If we need to adjust our planned route due to safety reasons, we hold the right to do so. Your safety is our main concern. There is no reimbursement if we need to.

We reserve the right to refuse you joining our activity, if you fail to be well prepared clothing-wise, according to our “What to bring” section.
Your safety is our main concern.

We pick up everyone at the same time, so we could be some minutes later.

Cancellations:
If you need to adjust your booking, let us know. If available, we gladly guide you on another day of your preference. However, if you need to cancel, please notify us in writing.

Cancellation reimbursement:
22 days or more prior to departure: 95%
21-8 days prior to departure: 50%
7 or less days prior to departure: 0%.

Refunds:
We are not able to offer a refund due to route changes, sickness, cancelled or delayed flights or any other circumstance outside our control.
We recommend you have a valid travel insurance.

Age limits:
Minimum age 10 years. All under 18 need to be accompanied by an adult.

We recommend you have a valid travel insurance.

Last updated: 04/15/2024

Source: Svalbard Reiseliv AS

Evening snowmobile tour to historical Colesbay - Snowfox Travel

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