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Svalbard Husky

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Adventdalen | Vei 306-02, Longyearbyen 9170, Norway
+47 468 55 863
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What a great time

Such a fun afternoon! I don’t know which was more fun, getting to walk through the dog yard... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rich O
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Denver, Colorado
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Best trip ever!!

The organization is good, the dogs loveable and the guide nice. I went alone and teamed up with... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Naly N
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Svalbard Husky offers guided tours and dog sledding in the beautiful nature the Arctic Archipelago Svalbard. Experience the magnificent arctic nature while driving your on pack of dogs in front of the sledge. See the reindeers, polar foxes and now and then the polar bear in its natural environment. No matter what type of tour you decide for, we can promise you that Svalbard will give you wildlife experiences that you will never forget. Svalbard Husky Holds the Eco label of "Eco-Lighthouse"
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“friendly dogs” (7 reviews)
“dog sled trip” (4 reviews)
“husky team” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Adventdalen | Vei 306-02, Longyearbyen 9170, Norway
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+47 468 55 863
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"friendly dogs"
in 7 reviews
"dog sled trip"
in 4 reviews
"husky team"
in 4 reviews
"dog lovers"
in 5 reviews
"love dogs"
in 5 reviews
"great fun"
in 9 reviews
"week old puppies"
in 3 reviews
"husky puppies"
in 3 reviews
"barking dogs"
in 2 reviews
"look elsewhere"
in 2 reviews
"longer trip next time"
in 2 reviews
"interactive experience"
in 2 reviews
"dog yard"
in 6 reviews
"whole process"
in 3 reviews
"fantastic experience"
in 7 reviews
"learning how"
in 2 reviews
"picked up from our hotel"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Such a fun afternoon! I don’t know which was more fun, getting to walk through the dog yard petting all the dogs of the dogsled on wheels. I love that they have you get the dogs and hook them up and then return them at...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The organization is good, the dogs loveable and the guide nice. I went alone and teamed up with Astrid, she was really nice and explain a lot to us, about the dogs or the city. That really was my best moment in the city, I...More

Thank Naly N
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I disembarked a cruise at 8am in the morning, and one of my fellow travellers had raved about her experience before the cruise, with Svalbard Husky. So I booked with them via my hotel reception for the afternoon. And I also had a wonderful time....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dog sledding is a bucket list item for me and although it was summer and I went in a trollcart, it counts. If you don't love dogs, this may not be for you. There are 100+ dogs that live outdoors and are a bit odoriferous....More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We literally just finished our morning with the huskies, and I’m already in here dropping a review because I had such a great time. I really loved being involved in the whole process of helping to fetch the dogs, putting on their harnesses and setting...More

Thank Danielle S
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Kennel owner Audun’s love for his dogs is simply heart warming. We’ve done dogsledding before. But this kennel was unique. And so was Audun. He first let us get to know the dogs so we could cuddle them and give some bellyrubs. After a short...More

Thank vitalandpi
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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

This was a wonderful experience and a fantastic way to end our stay in Longyearbyen. It was a true hands on activity, and I loved driving the huskies across the snow as much as I enjoyed being driven. The dogs are super friendly and super...More

Thank Jim B
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Dog sledding with Huskies is obviously an amazing activity. The kennel used by Svalbard Husky is located deep in Adventdalen, by mine 6 so you start your adventure far from the town in a beautiful surroundings. The trip down the valley takes approximately 4 hours....More

Thank Lithandra
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

This dog sled tour turned out to be a nightmare for my family. Safety standards are very poor in the area of the dog pickup. The exit gate is very narrow and the sled on which my wife and my son were present after taking...More

Thank Sachin K
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MiaWillman, Owner at Svalbard Husky, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Hello dear Sachin. We are very sorry to hear that you had such a bad experience here on Svalbard. We did some research and understood that you had a trip back in the summer of 2017 From the 01.01.2018 the company was sold, and my...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

If you want a unique experience in this part of the world I thoroughly recommend this company. The owner, Audun, is passionate about his dogs and this is evident throughout the trip in the way he talks about them and cares for them. You get...More

Thank Bidbol57
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Tam R
4 November 2017|
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Response from SvalbardHusky | Property representative |
Hi I`m not quite sure what you are asking. Do you mean 2018? Drop us a mail at post@svalbardhusky.no and we will try to help :-) regards Robert Svalbard Husky
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xine817
25 July 2016|
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Response from AllanSimonsen | Reviewed this property |
They do trips with husky wagons in the summer months when the snow is too watery for it to be fun; the main office is about 10 mins walk from the Cruise Terminal (they can probably pick up; they certainly did from the... More
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