High Arctic, Svalbard, Spitsbergen island... Located midway between continental Norway and North Pole, Svalbard is a dream of explorers. The nature is wild and grandiose, everything is in its superlative!
High Arctic, Svalbard, Spitsbergen island... Located midway between continental Norway and North Pole, Svalbard is a dream for explorers. The nature is wild and grandiose, everything is in its superlative!
Join us for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure snowmobiling along the gigantic glaciers that descend from the dramatic summits into the Greenland sea, crossing the frozen fjords and looking for a passage between majestic multi-colored mountains. Animals inhabit this land: wild reindeer grazing in spectacular valleys, seals and walruses basking on the ice ﬂoes, and this whole world of wilderness is reigned by the Polar Bear, the king of the Arctic.
This trip is an intense experience for true adventurers: in 8 days you travel across the island and visit all stunning sites of Spitzbergen, inaccessible otherwise than by snowmobile. You follow the traces of the famous Arctic explorers, stay in the ghost settlement of Pyramiden, and ﬁnally relax in comfort in Longyearbyen.
Program duration: 8 days / 7 nights
Total snowmobiling distance: 500 km
Requirements: good physical shape and previous experience of snowmobiling
All highlights of Svalbard in a breath-taking snowmobile adventure:
- Majestic glaciers of Nordenskjøld, Tunabreen and Paulabreen
- Spectacular fjords and mountains of Svalbard: Grønfjord, Van Mijenfjord, Olafberget, etc.
- The mythic Isfjord radio weather station and the ghost settlement Pyramiden;
- Abundant wildlife on the wild East coast – Seals, Arctic foxes and Svalbard reindeer.
Age limit: 14 years
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.