Gift of the polar night

child 6-12 yrs 490
per person 790 nok
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Gift of the Polar Night

Explore Longyearbyen’s surroundings together with your Arctic nature guide. Understand the synthesis of cultural history and elements of the raw and extreme landscapes of Svalbard. Let’s call it the gift of the polar night as we drive away from the city and leave the artificial light behind. The views become visible in the dark and from here on you will discover historical tracks in Advent valley, see landmarks witnessing about modern research and observe nature phenomena.


Dress warmly for hours outdoors and be ready to meet the guide in your hotel reception at the starting point of the excursion. We set direction towards Adventdalen where you will experience the polar night embrace you. Our transport is by car, and our last stop on the route is our Trapper’s Station. This basecamp is a replica of old trapper’s stations in Svalbard, and it also houses our 100 Alaskan huskies.

We gather by the fire fireplace for storytelling and a warm cup of coffee to warm up our frozen fingers. Before heading back to Longyearbyen, you are welcome to visit the huskies for some hugs and snuggles, their absolute favourite happening of the day.

Start time and duration
01.OCT – 13.NOV: 3.30PM-6.30PM
14.NOV – 31.JAN: 10AM-1PM

Warm drinks included
3 hours
Min. 4 participants
Warm drinks included

Price information

What’s included?

3-hour adventure with your Svalbard guide
Pick up at your hotel or guesthouse in Longyearbyen
Warm drinks

Clothing and equipment

Recommended clothing in the Arctic: Woolen underwear as the base layer, warm wool or flees trousers & sweater on the top, two layers of socks (thin & thick woolen socks), windproof layer on the top (spacious clothing is recommended since air is the best insulation),  gloves, warm hat (wind proof), scarf or flees- tube.


In Svalbard, weather conditions can change quickly. This means that we might need to make changes to the planned adventure program. We will always do our outmost to give you a vast experience in the Arctic, and at the same time we must be aware of the destination’s characteristics.

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