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Husky Travellers

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Bolterdalshaugen, Longyearbyen 9170, Norway
+47 992 93 943
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A great dog musher activity.

This is a dog mushing operation that takes up to 6 people out at a time. Run by a family and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Beth C
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Bonding with Sled Dogs and the Arctic Landscape

I am a female artist who is visiting Svalbard on my own. I chose to contact Husky Travellers... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mary C
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Experience the joy of dog sledding in Svalbard with our small family business! We have experience from long-distance dog racing and trips to the North Pole and have been active on Svalbard more than 10 years. We customize tours for all levels of experience – from family tours with small children to longer expeditions with experienced mushers.
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“dog sledding” (36 reviews)
“ice cave” (29 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Bolterdalshaugen, Longyearbyen 9170, Norway
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+47 992 93 943
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"dog sledding"
in 36 reviews
"ice cave"
in 29 reviews
"personal experience"
in 7 reviews
"north pole"
in 21 reviews
"dog yard"
in 7 reviews
"great dog"
in 3 reviews
"iditarod trail"
in 3 reviews
"family run operation"
in 3 reviews
"biscuits"
in 7 reviews
"happy dogs"
in 5 reviews
"polar night"
in 7 reviews
"small company"
in 6 reviews
"family company"
in 2 reviews
"husky experience"
in 4 reviews
"an amazing experience"
in 7 reviews
"small family business"
in 2 reviews
"four legged friends"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a dog mushing operation that takes up to 6 people out at a time. Run by a family and helpers that love dogs, the setting for lunch is comfortable in the owner’s home. Informative and a wonderful experience, any time of year I...More

Thank Beth C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a female artist who is visiting Svalbard on my own. I chose to contact Husky Travellers because of the positive affirmation I read here. The words are true. Tommy is a highly experienced and genuinely kind man who treats his dogs with dignity....More

2  Thank Mary C
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Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

We did the dog slitting trip with Tommy today and it was just awesome !! It is a family company and we can see that dogs are well treated and that they are really happy. We strongly recommend :)

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Reviewed May 31, 2018

Half the reason I came to Svalbard was to do a dog sled tour and I settled on (Arctic) Husky Travellers based on the fine reviews here, and because that this company is a small family run business offering personal service with a wealth of...More

Thank dasberliner
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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Me and my son made a choice going with Husky Travellers because of the reviews here, the small size and hopefully more familiar feeling was what we were looking for. I don't know if my son enjoyed the dog sledge or just cuddle with the...More

Thank Stig J
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Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

I wish I could put into words the once in a lifetime experience this was! Bear with me (pun intended) First, this was not a company- this was a family. Toby was the sweetest, most knowledgeable man I have met. He had over 30 dogs...More

1  Thank Helena F
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Reviewed May 19, 2018

The Husky Travellers' experience has been amazing. I'm so glad my friend and I got to the last ice cave tour of the season! The level of detail that Tommy puts into the tour is incredible. You can tell he puts a lot of research...More

Thank Dwight F
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Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

We highly recommend Tommy and his company Husky Travellers. We bring our 2-year-old baby (plus two small kids) with us to Svalbard so we need to take the trip really easy. Tommy is the only one willing to take the baby on board. The others...More

Thank Kharolin Gloria S
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Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Me and my husband were lucky enough to participate on the very last trip of the season! The conditions were heavy snow and some small rivers we had to cross with dog and sled. It was the last trip due to the melting snow. It...More

Thank Silje Helene W
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

There is little question that Tommie has the best trained dog teams in town. For that matter anywhere I have been dogsledding. Where will you find dogs that are trained to real time voice commands, as friendly and healthy as can be? Tommie and his...More

Thank rick892
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999keyurb
May 16, 2018|
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Response from janchal | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask Huskey Travellers :) I am unable to post their email address here so look at their profile.
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Kharolin Gloria S
March 10, 2018|
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Response from Janne S | Property representative |
Hei Kharolin, vi kan tilby dere en halvdags sledetur. Fra og med den 17 mai er vi aldri 100 prosent sikker på føret i Svalbards daler men hvis det blir for bløtt drar vi opp på fjellet i nærheten. Mulig det fortsatt går å... More
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November 3, 2017|
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Response from Ruth N | Reviewed this property |
I’m pretty sure Tommy could accommodate your parents, he is a super guy running a small custom operation and if you get in touch with him in advance you can discuss the options. With the husky sled we took there was not any... More
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