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Svalbard Spitsbergen

Summer Circuit - Basecamp Spitsbergen

  • Postboks 316, Spitsbergen
  • 79024600
  •  /  km From You
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Join us a full day summer hike in the realm of Spitsbergen, where we climb Lars glacier all the way to famous Trollsteinen and contiue our hike around Lars Hierta and Sarkofagen mountains.

This is a hiking trip into the contrasts of the arctic nature in Spitsbergen. Join our experienced guide on a daytrip in the realm of Larsbreen, one of the glacier facing Longyearbyen south. During the hike we cross rivers formed from the melting glacier, hike along the glacier moraine and finally cross the Lars Glacier before reaching the magnificent peak of Trollsteinen at 850 masl. From here we continue the hike to the next peak almost opposite to east; Lars Hierta mountain at 875 masl, before entering the moss covered plain of Sarkofagen with wonderful view over the town. From here it's all downhill back to Nybyen. Please note the guide may change the route based on the weather conditions.   The trip gives you a view over Longyearbyen and surroundings, where you can sit down and enjoy the silence. Welcome to a active day!

PRICE: NOK 1.190 per person DEPARTURES: Saturdays from June to September MINIMUM & AGE LIMIT: 4 persons & 12 years DURATION & DISTANCE: Approx. 7 hours & Distance depending on weather conditions INCLUDED: Hot drinks and biscuits, guide with safety equipment. IN ADDITION: We recommend you to bring a small backpack with an extra sweater and cold drinks. Feel free to bring your own lunch. DIFFICULTY: Moderate. Suitable for anyone with normal physical condition. The tour is not recommended for people who have limited mobility. 


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  • Source: Svalbard Reiseliv AS

General

Season
  • All year
  • Summer
  • Winter

Outdoor Activities

Activities
  • Boat trips
  • Glacier hiking
  • Guided trips
  • Hiking
  • Historical walk
  • Kayaking
  • Safari
  • Snowmobile
  • Snowmobile safari
  • Snowmobile trips
Canoeing & kayaking
  • Kayaking
Hiking
  • Daytrips (5-11 hours)
  • Multi-day (one or more days)
  • Short hikes (1-4 hours)
Wildlife safaries
  • Snowmobile safari
Winter activities
  • Alpine skiing
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Dog sledge
  • Snowmobile safari
  • Snowmobile trips

Plan Your Trip

Services
  • WiFi

Taste Norway

Norwegian cuisine
  • Local food
Restaurant & café
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Local dishes
  • Lunch
Facility Info
  • Meeting facilities

Facts

Duration
1 day
Season
Summer
Green Travel
The Summer Circuit - Basecamp Spitsbergen has obtained certification for their environmental efforts by:
Environmental certification of private and public enterprises, also tourism.
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Spitsbergen, Norway
The latitude and longitude
78° 12' 58" N / 15° 38' 3" E
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