Full Day Dog Sledding Tour
Arranged by Svalbard Villmarkssenter
Join our polar heroes Barentz, Nansen, Nobile on a day dogsledding trip in Svalbard beautiful and interesting surroundings.
All our dogs are named after polar heroes of the Arctic and Antarctic. Regardless of the weather; good or bad, starry sky, full moon, or northern lights, this will be a little different tour.
We pick you up at the hotel of your preference in Longyearbyen.
After getting dressed we will give you instructions of how the dog sledding tour, about the route and you will learn the theory of driving dogs, for next step you will learn it by practicing.
You will be two people per sledge, one person will be standing and the other sitting, there will be stops on the way, so the person sitting will have the chance to drive if they wish to.
The dogs will be your engine the next couple of hours and they will bring you on an adventure you maybe never have experience earlier.
The nature on Svalbard is stunning and the landscape is covered by a white layer of snow.
Lunch and warm drink will be served on the way or back at our wilderness centre, depending on the weather conditions that day.
Everyone that needs can borrow a warm dress, shoes, winter hat and/or gloves. Wool socks can be purchased with us if necessary, NOK 70,- for a pair.
We recommend you to bring a small backpack with your personal things.
Duration: 5-6 hours
Price: NOK 2900,- per person
Included: Lunch, warm drinks, winter overall, shoes, hat, gloves and also pick up from/to hotell.
Minimum age 16 years.