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Delayed review -- one of the most astounding trips of my life.

I'm really late in writing this review (sorry folks!) - but this was an unforgettable trip. I've... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Paul C
Oakland, California

Had a fabulous day despite the weather, touring the highlights of Lonyearbyen and surrounds with... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
Longyearbyen, Norway
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Tailor made trips both for winter and summer. Exclusive,small groups, highly qualified guides, personal service. Those are the keypoints for our company. We guarantee you "Secure Memories" in all different meanings of that phrase. Specialist in Outdoor activities. Snowmobiling in the winter, multi-day trips, skiing, hiking, sightseeing Cruiseboat packages
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Pb 489, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
+47 480 61 091
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm really late in writing this review (sorry folks!) - but this was an unforgettable trip. I've gone on some pretty strange trips since then, but a snowmobile trip around Svalbard still takes the cake. The weather was bad, so all other tourists had cancelled....More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Had a fabulous day despite the weather, touring the highlights of Lonyearbyen and surrounds with Max. Had plenty of opportunities to photograph the scenery and wildlife. Max has a wealth of information and experience, and very easy to get along with.

3  Thank recyclingspot
Reviewed 14 July 2017

From the initial enquiry response to the delivery of one of the most wonderful, personalised experiences we could ever have hoped for, these guys completely delivered! Every single aspect of the trip was faultless and if you're looking for a trip that is perfectly designed...More

2  Thank Laurie G
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Thanks for a great tour around Longyearbyen. It was fun chatting to Peder and getting to know the different places.

Thank Michaela W
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We had a super great trip to the east coast. Our guide was very professional and we felt very safe all the time. The landscape was amazing and we finally got to se a Polar bear! Very happy with the trip and with Spitzbergen Adventures.

Thank jessica_e_ce
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I recently travelled with Spitzbergen Adventures in Svalbard and did 3 small group tours. A photography tour with an introduction to Longyearbyen, Dog sledding to an ice cave, and snowmobiling to the East coast (and saw a polar bear!). All of the guides were friendly...More

2  Thank Bryanna_Louise
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is truly a once in a lifelime experience. Everything was well organized and the guide was nice and knowledgable. We went on the 6 hour journey to Pyramiden and the weather was incredible: sunshine and dazzling snow and ice. Thank God we brought our...More

1  Thank MsWithnail
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Spitzbergen Adventures AS is the best tourist office in Svalbard. Thomas, who arranged our stay in Svalbard is a great organizer. Everything was organized wonderfully from the time of arrival to departure. I recommend this office. Thank you Thomas. Ryan, who for a few days...More

1  Thank Izabella L
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We had an fantastic trip on snowmobiles to the east-coast with Ryan. Ryan is very professional guide and a very nice guy. We enjoyed the trip very much. We didn't see any polar-bears on our trip, but Ryan was chasing some fresh bear tracks for...More

Thank Frank F
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We went out to the east coast on Snowmobiles yesterday with Ryan. He was amazing from the second he picked us up to dropping us off...didn't get bored of questions, pointed out everything that could be of interest, stopped everywhere from ice cap to glacier...More

Thank Helen N
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It has to be the winter to see the aurora. You also should have a New Moon - definitely not a Full one! That means the ideal time is about a week out of every month. We were told the end of February is one of the best... More