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Svalbard Villmarkssenter - Day Tours

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Svalbard Villmarkssenter is an certified eco tourism company. We started our company Svalbard Villmarkssenter in 1993 so that we could share the wonderful experiences with others and give them a glimpse of the spectacular nature on Svalbard. We have...more
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Pb 396 | Svalbard, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
+47 79 02 17 00
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

I wanted very much to enjoy the tour, but unfortunately it was arguably not the best experience. We had the dog sledding on wheels. The town and tours were booked out due to a large cruise docking on the day of our tour. We were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lim_Eleanor
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

My last minute booking turned out to be the most memorable one. Manon picked us up and introduced us to her wonderful dogs. The best part of the experience was to prep the dogs for the sled from start to finish. They are incredible! I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wizkidd
Reviewed 2 October 2018

When I initially booked the husky hike I joked to friends that I was paying someone just to walk their dogs, but the day itself was so much more than that. Berit was a great guide, teaching us how to handle the dogs' strength when...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Simone R
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We were really lucky that we were Manon's only guests for our trip. She is a fantastic guide really knowledgeable and helpful. We began our experience by being outfitted in boots and warm overalls which we could wear on top of our clothing. then we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank grs748
Reviewed 15 July 2018

As we don't generally have much to do with dogs we were unsure how we would find this tour but it was brilliant! Manon picked us up from our hotel and made the whole experience beginning to end so personal and very interesting. We were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Margaret P
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Today I came to the Svalbard Villmarkssenter by bycicle to get some information about tours. The representative guy was taking care about the dogs. He was very rude and agressive. I was dissapointed and I strongly do not recommend this place.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Sergey D
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We had an incredible experience being the only couple who booked for the 4pm - 8pm summer dog sled tour on wheels. It turned out to be a private tour just for us. We first met all the dogs and got to know them before...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank darrennedza
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

We had a unforgettable wonderful and amazing time, thanks to Berit and Mano You brought the beauty and the way of life in Spitzbergen closer to us. The warmth and kindness of everybody towards us was tremendous. Maybe the last left possibly to guess how...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank stefanpols
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

I took the full day dog sledding tour and it was the best experience from my trip to Longyearbyen! I had a wonderful day with the dogs, a nice warm lunch, sunshine and a great guide! Thank you! :)

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank tinko89
Reviewed 6 February 2018

We did two tours with Svalbard Villmarkssenter - the husky hike with fireside lunch with Patrick and an evening dogsledding tour with Manon. We loved both experiences, both incredibly different but with the loveliest dogs. For the dogsledding tour, we helped set up with teams...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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22 September 2016|
Response from windcoloured | Reviewed this property |
Generally winter is the time for the northern lights and January is okay (saw my first polar light in January) but September, October or March are even better because you also need good weather in order to see the lights... More
31 August 2016|
Response from madmes13 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, To see northern lights, the beginning of november is good because there is night all the day! 24/24hours! and to go to longyearbyen, you can take SAS air flight and you can reserve a single room in the town! but there's... More
8 April 2015|
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Response from Daiane F | Property representative |
That is right, we have an office in town, nearby the city`s hospital. If anything you call us from 10-17 monday-friday or send us an email.
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